Western Power Distribution Reviews

Updated Jan 20, 2022

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3.3
57%
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Western Power Distribution Chief Executive Robert A. Symons (no image)
Robert A. Symons
67 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay good pension good laugh(in 17 reviews)

  • "Interesting work, varied role, good salary(in 10 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Bullying culture, office staff get the better(in 6 reviews)

  • "This isn’t just an issue local to my area it’s throughout the midlands(in 5 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Pay

      Nov 19, 2021 - Planner in Grantham, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pay is excellent but you work hard for it

      Cons

      Sometimes there are difficult environments

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Friendly work environment

      Jan 20, 2022 - Administrator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The work-life balance is good Staff were friendly

      Cons

      The IT systems were outdated

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Review

      Jan 12, 2022 - Graduate Engineer Trainee in Cardiff, Wales
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good money, job for life if you don't break any rules

      Cons

      Bit of a blame culture

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Linesman

      Jan 19, 2022 - Overhead Linesman in Swansea, Wales
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and sick pay

      Cons

      N/a nacho and in’s flagons a

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      x

      Jan 15, 2022 - Administrative in Bristol, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good wages and sick pay

      Cons

      bullying, stressful and training is rubbish

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Meh

      Dec 26, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Wages are decent for the sector

      Cons

      Organisation is a little lackadaisical

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    7. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Poor managers

      Dec 19, 2021 - Technician in Telford, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Salary friendly staff trying to do a good job

      Cons

      Bullying old fashioned computer systems awful out of touch management

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Good pay

      Dec 1, 2021 - Contact Centre Agent 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The competitive pay and annual cost of living increasr

      Cons

      The micro management, lack of team meetings and feedback to improve

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Not all heroes wear capes

      Dec 1, 2021 - Overhead Linesman 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Not a bad place to work

      Cons

      Some of the managers are difficult

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Hard job - good pay

      Nov 19, 2021 - Team Support in Swansea, Wales
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pay, 0800-1600 Mon-Fri, good team, challenging

      Cons

      Hard work, very busy, huge role - lots to learn and juggle

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