McColl's Reviews

Updated 15 Jun 2021

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2.7
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Jonathon Miller
120 Ratings
Pros
  • "Staff discount and nice collegues(in 15 reviews)

  • "Team spirit, understanding Area Manager and also HR team(in 15 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Occasionally long hours when you can’t find cover(in 30 reviews)

  • "Have to escalate maintenance and IT issues to Area manager every time to get them fixed(in 27 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      11 Jun 2021 - Artist in Exeter, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The people that work there are very helpful and kind

      Cons

      The pay is not great, no full time work available

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Easy but time consuming

      5 Jun 2021 - Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The work is very easy, not all complicated and most shops are not overly busy

      Cons

      Small teams run the shops so finding cover for sick is a nightmare, and you usually end up covering shifts for no pay. The whole company is run on a tight budget, getting anything fixed is a long wait.

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Poor Management

      15 Jun 2021 - Retail Supervisor in Rochdale, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good customers and short hours

      Cons

      Poor communication from the management

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Job

      12 Jun 2021 - Supervisor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, lovely customers, easy work

      Cons

      LonG hours, hardly any breaks.

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Nice little job, terrible manager

      27 May 2021 - Sales Assistant in Fareham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Easy Get to meet some really nice regular/non regular customers Can get given some decent hours depending on what store

      Cons

      Poor choice in managers at most stores Staff are constantly unhappy and snappy 24/7 Lack of hygiene and cleanliness is most stores

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Paperboy reciew

      7 Jun 2021 - Paperboy in Stevenage, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent money short working times

      Cons

      Early working hours and in all weather

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Mccolls

      31 May 2021 - McColls Sales Assistant in Andover, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good work experience, looks good on cv

      Cons

      It isn’t very good pay

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Nice

      25 May 2021 - Newspaper Delivery 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good friendly staff Fair pay for the work

      Cons

      Manager before last was useless didn't get paid for a while because of computer fault, current manner is far better

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Alright job

      29 May 2021 - Supervisor in Gateshead, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Alright company to work for

      Cons

      Company doesn’t seem to care about staff all that much

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing

      25 May 2021 - Sales Assistant in Jedburgh, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great service. Amazing staff. Lovely to work for

      Cons

      Under paid. Only part time

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