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J Sainsbury Reviews

Updated 10 December 2018
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  1. "Excellent company to work for"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Agent in London, England
    Current Employee - Customer Service Agent in London, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Best training provided
    Looks after their colleagues

    Cons

    Things can get difficult at times but nothing that can’t be sorted

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  2. "Sainsburys Delivery Driver"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    - Good pay 10.67
    - Flexible with hours

    Cons

    - Had to work weekends being part time

  3. "Online shopper"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkcaldy, Scotland
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Kirkcaldy, Scotland

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    pension, good team, fairish management

    Cons

    early morning start, work until all shoppings complete and without a break

    Advice to Management

    If working past the 4 hours...tea break?


  4. "Decent company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Analyst in Leeds, England
    Former Employee - Analyst in Leeds, England

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Job security, no need to worry about been made redundant

    Cons

    Just a number, sometimes it feels like you aren’t an individual


  5. "Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    Very friendly place to work

    Cons

    Not very stimulating work, as it's just basic tasks.

    Advice to Management

    Hear what the employees are saying.


  6. "Shelf stacker"

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    Current Employee - Shelf Stacker in Nottingham, England
    Current Employee - Shelf Stacker in Nottingham, England

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    It's good nice and everything

    Cons

    Sainsbury's is nice and friendly

    Advice to Management

    It's good


  7. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    Flexible (only did part time)
    Nothing difficult

    Cons

    Sometimes dealing with rude customers

  8. "It's good if you like retail"

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    Current Employee - Store Lead in Aylesbury, England
    Current Employee - Store Lead in Aylesbury, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Pay, sociable, overtime is available

    Cons

    Working bank holidays, early starts late finishes

    Advice to Management

    none


  9. "Customer Service Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time

    Pros

    Good scope for overtime within the business.

    Cons

    None really, generally positive experience!


  10. "Sainsburys"

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    Former Employee - Operations Supervisor in Bournemouth, England
    Former Employee - Operations Supervisor in Bournemouth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good pay
    Friendly colleagues
    Supportive atmosphere
    Not super strict so that you can enjoy your job

    Cons

    Not very colleague focused depending on manager
    Left on your own a lot

    Advice to Management

    Spend more time investing in employees