McColl's Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 16 Jan 2021

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122 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
      Former Employee

      Good company

      12 Oct 2020 - Project Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good caring company to work for

      Cons

      Long hours whilst working job there

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      It's an opportunity - take it

      31 Dec 2020 - Area Manager in Birchington, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Always active, Progression is always possible - there is an HR team to take managers up to the next level

      Cons

      Long hours, Company asks a lot from you, can feel greatly undervalued

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee

      mccolls workplace

      6 Jan 2021 - Sandwhich Artist in Glasgow, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good friends and nice location

      Cons

      long hours always walking low pay

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Poor company

      16 Jan 2021 - Supervisor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great team. Flexible if you have the right manager

      Cons

      Long hours and management ask you to work till 11pm and then open at 6am the next day. No benefits Anything broken is never fixed as they dont want to spend any money. Even when fridge units break down it took months.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work

      10 Nov 2020 - Store Manager in Fraserburgh, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good place to work, flexible and nothing negative to say.

      Cons

      Nothing negative to say, just long hours

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Terrible salary

      7 Oct 2020 - Retail Store Manager in Norwich, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Move up the chain fast

      Cons

      Terrible wages, long hours, no reward

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Decent job

      17 Sep 2020 - Sales Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Sociable environment Varied tasks Flexible hours Friendly colleagues

      Cons

      Some long hours Can be boring when quiet

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      McColl's

      4 May 2020 - Tiler in Basildon, East of England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      10% discount Staff perks online

      Cons

      long hours, low pay , no work life

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good place to work

      3 Mar 2020 - Branch Manager in Royston, East of England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      10% discount Staff perks online Flexible hours

      Cons

      Occasionally long hours when you can’t find cover

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      OK

      9 Nov 2019 - Supervisor in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Holiday flexibility. Good friendly colleague

      Cons

      long hours, low pay , no work life

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