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ScottishPower Reviews

Updated 9 December 2018
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Pros
  • "Good company to work for, professional standards at all times" (in 4 reviews)

  • "Good people to work with in team" (in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "SP are owned by a Spanish company, Iberdrola, and this can make decision making a long frustrating process" (in 2 reviews)

  • "Aggressive senior management style often causes people to go off with stress" (in 2 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Project Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ScottishPower full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for

    Cons

    Not many to add to this


  2. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Construction Assistant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Current Employee - Construction Assistant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ScottishPower full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Really great to work your way up

    Cons

    Very broad company that can be confusing

  3. "Good and stable"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good location. Relaxed vibe. Stability

    Cons

    Repetitive and boring. New system causes problems


  4. "Work from home"

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Advisor
    Former Employee - Advisor

    I worked at ScottishPower part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    No travel as worked from home

    Cons

    Managers were so miserable and very unhelpful.
    Had to do tasks not trained to do.


  5. "Electrician"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Very amicable and nice atmosphere

    Cons

    I could not find any bad thing


  6. "Maintenance"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good company. Enjoyed working there.

    Cons

    Management don’t listen, need to be open to ideas

    Advice to Management

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  7. "SP Energy Networks"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glasgow, Scotland
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ScottishPower full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Progression
    Generous Pay
    Generous benefits
    Pensions
    Shares
    Childcare Voucher
    Discounts at retailers

    Cons

    Lower management tend to focus more on the littlest of things rather than trying to solve the bigger issues

  8. "customer service"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glasgow, Scotland
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Glasgow, Scotland

    I worked at ScottishPower full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great group of people to work with

    Cons

    everything else just seems wrong


  9. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Sales in Glasgow, Scotland
    Former Employee - Sales in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good Progression,
    Nice People,
    Flexible Holidays,
    Great Partys,
    Good Work Ethic

    Cons

    Certain roles can we very repetitive

    Advice to Management

    None


  10. "i did not like working there"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ScottishPower part-time

    Pros

    They paid me on time

    Cons

    No bonus were paid and no pay rises