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Co-op Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Feb 18, 2020

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61%
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Co-op CEO Steve Murrells
Steve Murrells
249 Ratings
Pros
  • "flexible hours, great management, good pay, overall great company to work for(in 72 reviews)

  • "Good holidays and benefits as well as flexible working(in 35 reviews)

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  1. "CTM"

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    Former Employee - Customer Team Member in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Co-op part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Experience, teamwork, organisation, rewarding, fun

    Cons

    Work life balance, long hours

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    Co-op2020-02-19
  2. "Working at the co-op"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Team Member 

    I have been working at Co-op part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good interaction with the public

    Cons

    Unsociable and mainly long hours

    Co-op2020-02-10
  3. "Coop CTM"

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    Current Employee - CTM in Whitley Bay, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Co-op part-time

    Pros

    Fantastic environment, really friendly and encouraging. Lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Very physical job, long hours

    Co-op2020-01-28
  4. "Considerate workplace"

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    Current Employee - Team Member in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Co-op part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very lenient for study leave and time off.

    Cons

    Fairly long hours during shifts.

    Co-op2020-01-29
  5. "Flexible"

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    Current Contractor - Team Lead in Chorlton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Co-op for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Discount card, usually able to transfer to different stores if you move location. Have left and come back multiple times for university holidays. Competitive pay.

    Cons

    Very stressful depending on what store you’re at, long hours.

    Co-op2019-12-15
  6. "Great place if you want some extra cash"

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    Former Employee - CSA in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Co-op full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great people, flexible hours, many holidays

    Cons

    sometimes long hours, lots of standing

    Co-op2019-11-06
  7. "Amazing workplace, one of my favriots"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant 

    I have been working at Co-op part-time

    Pros

    Good pay and very nice people

    Cons

    Long hours and heavy lifting

    Co-op2019-11-01
  8. "Great job"

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    Current Employee - CTM in Ryde, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Amazing people Easy to work up

    Cons

    Long hours Not enough pay Variety of one type of staff

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    Co-op2019-10-11
  9. "People are amazing, Job is unforfilling"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager in Manchester, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Co-op full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great People Job progression Multiple Roles and Opportunities

    Cons

    Work Life Balance Long hours Working with the general public can be demanding

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    Co-op2019-09-04

    Co-op Response

    September 5, 2019

    Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed working with the team and felt you had lots of opportunities to progress. We are always striving to make improvements to support our store colleagues. This includes the introduction of MyWork and our Shifts app which help manage hours and streamline in-store processes.

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  10. "Good employer"

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    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in Bellshill, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Co-op full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good working environment 24 hours

    Cons

    Long hours stressful pressure

    Co-op2019-08-19

    Co-op Response

    August 23, 2019

    Thanks very much for your feedback, it's lovely to hear that you would recommend us. We would always advise speaking to your manager about shift arrangments and any pressure you are facing.

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