Homebase Limited Reviews

Updated 21 Sep 2020

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2.9
56%
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58%
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Homebase Limited Managing Director Damian Mcgloughlin (no image)
Damian Mcgloughlin
34 Ratings
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  1. "First Job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Oldbury, West Midlands, West Midlands, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Homebase Limited part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Easy Structure to work way up

    Cons

    Late nights / weekends

  2. "Enjoyable"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Advisor in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Homebase Limited part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    As a uni student, they were fair to me when it came to flexibility. The staff all got along very well which made working there enjoyable.

    Cons

    Nothing to mention. I had no issues.

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  3. "good"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Graphic Designer in Huddersfield, England

    I worked at Homebase Limited part-time

    Pros

    it is pretty good and good

    Cons

    it does not have that many

  4. "Good for a starting job"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Floor Team Member in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Homebase Limited part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    the hours are easy and the work is simple

    Cons

    there is no way to progress

  5. "Poorly organised chaos"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Deputy Manager Sales in Bristol, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Homebase Limited full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The people often make it worth coming to work every day,

    Cons

    Poor salary, ever changing/contradicting direction for above, strange mentality around profit and how to pedal products that don’t make any.

  6. "Cashier"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Homebase Limited part-time

    Pros

    Good job And it’s fast paced

    Cons

    Busy alot When it gets towards afternoon

  7. "Testing"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant in London, England

    I worked at Homebase Limited part-time

    Pros

    Good Experience to someone who is entering working world

    Cons

    It's Retail so customer are hard

  8. "Team leader job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Team Leader 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Homebase Limited full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Staff . Managers. Job progression. Annual leave

    Cons

    Pay. benifits . Pay rise. Closing stores

  9. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Shop Assistant in Reading, England

    I worked at Homebase Limited part-time

    Pros

    Good hours and good pay for retail

    Cons

    Could be quite Labour intensive

  10. "Not your every day Job"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Milton Keynes, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Homebase Limited full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good bunch of people, easy work,nice office flexible shifts

    Cons

    No progression, no pay rise , repetitive,

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