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Tesco Reviews

Updated 2 Apr 2020

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70%
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68%
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Tesco Group Chief Executive Dave Lewis
Dave Lewis
2,580 Ratings
  1. "Ideal job for student"

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    Former Employee - Dot Com Personal Shopper in Bournemouth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tesco part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Very flexible with hours, good pay for younger workers, colleague discount card.

    Cons

    Sometimes not able to work additional hours, most or all contracts are part time or zero hour.

    Tesco2020-02-05
  2. "Good starting point for any career"

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    Former Employee - Checkout Cashier in Ipswich, England

    I worked at Tesco part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for those too young for living wage, flexible shifts

    Cons

    Senior management squeezing middle managers out of their roles

    Tesco2020-02-03
  3. "Okay Not Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service in Brentwood, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tesco part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It's good pay for what it is.

    Cons

    Management on certain departments are awful. You seem to feel like all the managers and yourself have some tension as they think they are bigger than they actually are.

    Tesco2020-02-15
  4. "Tesco"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Operative/Picker in Bathgate, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Tesco full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for what is a basic job

    Cons

    Physically demanding job, lifting 20kg regularly for long hours

    Tesco2020-01-31
  5. "Good student job"

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    Former Employee - Shop Assistant in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tesco part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours, decent pay. Good student job but wouldn’t want to be there long term.

    Cons

    Poor management and stressful atmosphere

    Tesco2020-02-14
  6. "Easy Peasy"

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    Current Employee - Communitcation Technictian in Belfast, Northern Ireland

    I have been working at Tesco part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good hours supportive good pay good opportunities good people

    Cons

    communication is poor low staff morale benefits constantly being changed Sunday pay got changed

    Tesco2020-01-30
  7. "Nice company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Customer Assistant in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tesco part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - quite flexible - good pay (£9 something per hour) - nice colleagues and customers depending on location of store - holiday entitlement reasonable - benefits (discount on shopping)

    Cons

    cannot think of any cons...

    Tesco2020-01-26
  8. "Tesco Customer Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant 

    I worked at Tesco part-time

    Pros

    Flexible, good pay, straightforward interview process

    Cons

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    Tesco2020-01-24
  9. "Good place"

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    Former Contractor - Shop Floor Assistant, Tills, and Pricer 

    I worked at Tesco

    Pros

    Decent Pay Good Hours, not too long or short Friendly Staff

    Cons

    Lack of Communication Customers can be difficult

    Tesco2020-01-23
  10. "Tesco"

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    Current Contractor - Night Stocker 

    I have been working at Tesco

    Pros

    Good pay Nice team Left to get on with it mostly

    Cons

    Hard work at times but when you know where things it's easier

    Tesco2020-01-23
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