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Wm Morrison Supermarkets Reviews

Updated 18 February 2018
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Pros
  • ten percent staff discount , bonuses ,good rate of pay ,friendly colleagues (in 127 reviews)

  • Friendly staff, discount on shopping, flexible working hours especially if you're a student (in 34 reviews)

Cons
  • Lack of staff on certain departments (checkouts & grocery) (in 34 reviews)

  • Terrible work/life balance, although this is far better in head office roles (in 23 reviews)

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  1. "great place to work.."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Working with great people, meeting new people a good mixture of shifts . Good hourly rate and a great atmosphere in shop I enjoy going to work.

    Cons

    Would prefer more hours on my contract but that might happen in the future hopefully. No other cons.

    Advice to Management

    Put up staffs contract hours more staff to do their own job instead of jumping on checkouts all the time.


  2. "Team Manager"

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    Current Employee - Team Manager in Turriff, Scotland
    Current Employee - Team Manager in Turriff, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great team, nice people, good money

    Cons

    Nothing wrong with this company.


  3. "Decent money for the work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets full-time

    Pros

    Competitive salary for a retail job. Friendly workers. Busy

    Cons

    Very short staffed at times. Will end up doing jobs that are not yours to do.

    Advice to Management

    Hire more staff/ give part timers more hours


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  5. "Lovely environment but can't plan future."

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant, Cashier in Harwich, England
    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant, Cashier in Harwich, England

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very friendly colleagues, I'm in a smaller town supermarket so we are like a little family.

    Cons

    Constantly changing shifts and only get shifts for the following week meaning that you cannot really plan to do anything with family or friends.


  6. "customer assistant"

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

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    ten percent staff discount , bonuses ,good rate of pay ,friendly colleagues . good training

    Cons

    shortage of staff ,spending much of your time on a till

    Advice to Management

    more staff


  7. "morrisons"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets part-time

    Pros

    good friendly company overall decent workplace

    Cons

    honestly cant say anything bad


  8. "You need to have a real passion for retail."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities if you're willing to move
    Money is ok - depending on how quickly you are promoted

    Cons

    Terrible work/life balance, although this is far better in head office roles.
    If you don't have a passion for retail it can be difficult to motivate yourself


  9. "Its a job"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Bristol, England
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Bristol, England
    Recommends

    I worked at Wm Morrison Supermarkets part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Its ok, good as a first job

    Cons

    But carefree and a little


  10. "Great Pay, Great Colleagues"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets part-time

    Pros

    After 3 months of working there, hourly wage raises to £8.50
    Staff are very friendly and have a good bond with each of their colleagues
    Had the opportunity to work in different departments
    Bonuses/Money off vouchers when a customer leaves a good review
    Flexibility

    Cons

    Not as much overtime as you are sometimes promised
    Long hours (sometimes)


  11. "sue sue"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wm Morrison Supermarkets part-time

    Pros

    lovely staff - except management

    Cons

    management are just people with no people skills

    Advice to Management

    talk to your staff and listen to what they have to say


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