Waitrose Reviews

Updated Aug 12, 2022

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4.0
78%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
Approve of CEO
Waitrose Chairman Sharon White
Sharon White
564 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay good stuff good manager(in 592 reviews)

  • "you get a discount on John Lewis(in 282 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours over night caused fatigue(in 132 reviews)

  • "I have no cons about my time at Waitrose(in 127 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Waitrose

      Aug 11, 2022 - Supermarket Assistant in London, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Subsidiesed canteen food and staff discount at JL

      Cons

      Sometimes tedious work, stacking shelves and manning the till.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Happy

      Aug 10, 2022 - Supermarket Assistant in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Friendly environment, bonus , staff discount.

      Cons

      Can have issues being Short staffed

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great

      Aug 10, 2022 - Sales Assistant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Benefits, pay, culture and discount

      Cons

      Working hours is shift based and not much time off

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Aug 10, 2022 - Customer Service 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      A flexible place to work

      Cons

      Can be stressful in peak times

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great first job

      Aug 9, 2022 - Retail Store Assistant in London, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay Good team Enough hours

      Cons

      Didn’t like a couple of managers

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Lovely place to work

      Aug 8, 2022 - Sales Associate/Cashiers 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      I really loved my time working as a part-time sales associate during a seasonal period.

      Cons

      I spent all my salary on Waitrose stuff

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Brilliant Company

      Aug 4, 2022 - Forecast Analyst in Bracknell, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Fantastic work like Balance -Brilliant benefits -Very friendly place to work

      Cons

      -training, non business standard, all seems to be ‘in-house’ if given -general lack of training; management schemes, development training -Entitlement, lots of employees having an opinion (and in some cases decision making) on many subjects, ranging from pay, bonuses etc.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      good

      Aug 4, 2022 - Sales Associate 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good managers and staff, decent pay

      Cons

      more hours, less tiring work

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      N/A

      Aug 4, 2022 - Customer Service Supervisor in Liverpool, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great place to work in Liverpool.

      Cons

      Cant think of any cons to include.

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