Halfords Reviews

Updated 25 Jun 2020

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3.3
55%
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44%
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Halfords Chief Executive Officer Graham Stapleton
Graham Stapleton
55 Ratings
Pros
  • "discount and playing abour with bikes(in 34 reviews)

  • "Good benefits in terms of staff discount(in 30 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay and not enough workshops(in 20 reviews)

  • "No progression for part time staff(in 20 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Ccc"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Duty Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Halfords full-time

    Pros

    You gain a lot Knowledge

    Cons

    Long hours due to lack of staff

  2. "Good"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Trowbridge, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Halfords part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    discount and playing abour with bikes

    Cons

    annoying hours when studying at uni

  3. "great"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Store Assistant in Hull, England

    I have been working at Halfords part-time

    Pros

    good company to work for

    Cons

    not a huge amount to say

  4. "NA"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Advisor in Epsom, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Halfords part-time

    Pros

    Easy work environment 25% colleague discount is good

    Cons

    Low pay, stressful customers no support from head office with customer complaints

  5. "sad to have left"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Luton, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Halfords full-time

    Pros

    great long term employer there nearly 25 years only started as a temp. If you want to work hard great company

    Cons

    sometimes not enough hours in the day

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  6. "A great place to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant in Dartford, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Halfords part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Structured training Friendly staff Good management Thorough Cross-Training Opportunity to expand knowledge through off-site courses

    Cons

    Not really a con but avoid this job if you cannot lift heavy items

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  7. "Good"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Halfords full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good management, good staff buying scheme, cycle to work is great

    Cons

    Pay is lower than elsewhere, Not much room to progress

  8. "Amazing"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bike Mechanic in Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Halfords part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Bikes all day was alot of fun

    Cons

    None it was the best job ever worked with my mates all day

  9. "Decent Company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - IT Delivery Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Halfords full-time

    Pros

    Salary wise, fair and market matched

    Cons

    As with any other company, it is less of what you know and more of who you know

  10. "good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Mechanic in Glasgow, Scotland

    I have been working at Halfords full-time

    Pros

    good workplace, good training scheme

    Cons

    inflexible with working hours for all

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