The COOP Reviews

Updated May 22, 2021

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The COOP President Jeremiah P Murphy Jr
Jeremiah P Murphy Jr
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 10 years

    Store manager

    Mar 19, 2018 - Store Manager 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good amount of holidays and sick pay. Good work life balance. Company has good work ethics.

    Cons

    No cons. Transferred to another company through the sale of our shop.

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Alright

    Aug 30, 2019 - Customer Team Member 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    its ok for a part timer

    Cons

    not bad for a part timer

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  3. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Store Manager

    Feb 19, 2018 - Store Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Socially aware business, genuinely tries to care about colleagues/management. Great values, estate generally in good shape.

    Cons

    Development and training programs don't work, particularly in London.

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    team leader

    Sep 27, 2017 - Team Leader 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    customer service experience training via computer community benefits 5% 1% membership deals customer benefits include but not limited to- free eye care, child care vouchers, bike scheme and various discounts in places such as the cinema and Thorpe park. 10% off

    Cons

    not the best communicators funny about giving hours where needed

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  5. 1.0
    Former Employee, more than 10 years

    Store manager

    Oct 10, 2016 - Store Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay and customers and team members . Good links to community. Discount card of 10% and 5% back on coop goods

    Cons

    Staff levels . Higher management have not got a clue . More worried about reports then about staff and customers . If you face don't fit , you got no chance

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee

    It's okay

    Feb 6, 2016 - Assistant Manager in Nottingham, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Nice colleagues, can have regular drink breaks

    Cons

    Everyone above store managers are awful people, all out for themselves, treat staff like dirt and promote people who are all talk and just sit around in the office all day Reshuffle management every 5 minuets Come up with ways to save money which comprises the store quality

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Working at the cooperative

    Dec 2, 2015 - Customer Team Member in Evercreech, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    They are very flexible with hours and appreciate the fact that you work hard for the company, they also pay quite well

    Cons

    I work in a very small shop which has little funding for hours, which means that we are often under staffed on shifts, which makes it harder work

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  8. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Senior assistant

    Nov 16, 2015 - Senior Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Friendly team,flexible hours. Nice to deliver good customer service. Good feeling knowing you have made a difference

    Cons

    Long hours,short staffed. No leadership from managment. Feel very alone from help from managment.

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee

    My views

    Oct 19, 2015 - Produce Assistant in Halesworth, England, England
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    Pros

    Friendly work mates management you can talk to staff discount

    Cons

    I cant think of anything bad

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  10. 2.0
    Former Employee

    Management doesn't care about employees

    May 22, 2021 - Line Cook/Prep Cook 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good for short-term, and learning how to work in a busy restaurant

    Cons

    Management didn't care about employees, Low pay, very high employee turnover

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