Primark Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jan 21, 2021

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Primark CEO Paul Marchant
Paul Marchant
1,759 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and friendly atmosphere(in 332 reviews)

  • "The staff on the shopfloor are friendly staff(in 158 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Sometimes need to spend long hours to achieve results(in 153 reviews)

  • "It was a great place to work for, no discount(in 139 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      great place to work

      Jan 21, 2021 - Sales Associate in Birmingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      easy work fast pace good pay motivation team work

      Cons

      rude customers long hours rude staff rude customers out of stock

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Brilliant Company As a Christmas Temp

      Jan 12, 2021 - Retail Assistant in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, supportive, easy interview

      Cons

      Little progression, long hours on the shop floor!

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to learn

      Jan 8, 2021 - Primark in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Diversity, supportive, good pay, great place to work

      Cons

      Sometimes need to spend long hours to achieve results

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    4. 3.0
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      Good job

      Jan 14, 2021 - Designer in Southend-on-Sea, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and perks yet ok

      Cons

      Very busy and long hours

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    5. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      primark assistant review

      Jan 7, 2021 - Sales Assistant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great work and you make good friends

      Cons

      long hours that are tiring

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Experience

      Dec 11, 2020 - Customer Assistant in Guildford, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great Management Team, Flexible, Fun, interactive,

      Cons

      Long hours, stressful, hectic, draining

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great

      Dec 3, 2020 - Supervisor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people Great company Great pay

      Cons

      Long hours and busy days

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Organisation

      Dec 3, 2020 - Department Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Values staff - Always trying to improve (better training, more efficient ways of working, more sustainable) - Inclusive - Good opportunities to progress - Training is comprehensive and valuable - Competitive salary - Opportunities to travel nationally and internationally with work

      Cons

      - Fast fashion is bad for the environment - Long hours - Progression can rely on "who you know" rather than "what you know"

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Place to work

      Nov 28, 2020 - Sales Assistant in Southend-on-Sea, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pay Nice people Easy job Great location

      Cons

      Bit boring Can get repetitive Long hours

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Primark

      Nov 26, 2020 - Anonymous Employee in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay for a first time job Staff are friendly Good pay

      Cons

      Long hours during Christmas Have to stay behind after work during the Christmas period

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