Maplin Electronics Reviews

Updated 11 May 2021

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2.9
45%
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16%
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Maplin Electronics CEO Oliver Meakin
Oliver Meakin
83 Ratings
Pros
  • "Generous staff discount 25% sad they have gone(in 25 reviews)

  • "Work with great people sometimes(in 15 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Paid minimum wage for hard work(in 42 reviews)

  • "Head office don't know what they are doing(in 16 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great

      13 Dec 2020 - Sales Representative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team based environment. very fun

      Cons

      there were cons working at Maplin

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      What's to say? They're gone.

      26 Apr 2021 - Sales Advisor - Full Time in Swansea, Wales, Wales
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You get paid, minimum wage though

      Cons

      You don't get much else

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Like most retailers

      3 Mar 2021 - Assistant Manager in Folkestone, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Can have great teams and Managers, Decent company discount

      Cons

      Severely understaffed, Poor wages, Poor HO Management communication and support to Stores

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      loved the emplyers

      22 Apr 2021 - Custer Service Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      work environment was fun with colleagues

      Cons

      moral because it was closing down

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Good

      17 Mar 2021 - Store Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good business to work for

      Cons

      It has now closed down

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company to work for.

      7 Mar 2021 - Sales Assistant in Huddersfield, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very good to work for

      Cons

      Nothing really, long hours but it is what it is

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      A nice place to work

      10 Mar 2021 - Sales Team Leader 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Discounts, fun tech, good team

      Cons

      Thefts no security, fast paced

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good Place

      25 Feb 2021 - Graphic Designer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good atmosphere and varied amount of work

      Cons

      Long hours and not enough other staff

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good

      8 Feb 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company to work for

      Cons

      Can't say anything bad tbh

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      good company

      27 Jan 2021 - Sales Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      it has been a positive experince

      Cons

      i have nothing majorly negative

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