J Sainsbury Reviews

Updated May 16, 2021

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3.7
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J Sainsbury CEO Mike Coupe
Mike Coupe
1,820 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, lots of work around christmas(in 598 reviews)

  • "They offer flexible hours to workers(in 194 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours and lack of diversity(in 180 reviews)

  • "Some team leaders can be bullies if you slack(in 142 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Sales assistant

      Apr 19, 2021 - Sales Associate in Vauxhall, AB
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      Pros

      Great staff , good pay , holiday pay

      Cons

      Long shifts , rude customer, long shifts

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Yes

      May 1, 2021 - General Assistant in Cornwall, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great colleagues to work with

      Cons

      very long working hours and repetitive

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee

      customer service slaary

      Apr 25, 2021 - Customers Sales in Southampton, PE
      Recommend
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      Pros

      people are nice and friendly

      Cons

      hours can be long and tiring

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Pros and Cons

      Jan 17, 2021 - On Line Customer Service Representative in Stirling, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fast paced, overtime, regular income

      Cons

      Overtime expected, heavy workload, lack of communication with team

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Manager

      Jan 29, 2020 - Senior Manager 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Wholesome, flexible working, great people, fun

      Cons

      political at times, unclear roles, too many levels

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good environment

      Oct 23, 2019 - Shelf Stacker in Iqaluit, NU
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      Pros

      Good environment for the staff

      Cons

      Low pay for the staff

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Solid starting career

      Oct 24, 2016 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good management, overtime available, friendly easy going and clean working environment, employee discount is always helpful especially at Christmas

      Cons

      Limited progression, not much interaction / communication between departments, not many chances to increase earnings or develop additional skills for higher positions

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Software Engineer

      Feb 10, 2014 - Software Engineer in Watford, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay, great bonus, nice work culture.

      Cons

      Hardly any. Kinda faraway from transport links. But that is me, not driving.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Nightshift stocker

      Oct 15, 2015 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly atmosphere Friendly staff and manager Fast paced

      Cons

      staff discount only 10% Work life balance can be askew if you get overtime

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Relaxed

      Oct 16, 2016 - Team Leader in London, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It's big chain company and chain company

      Cons

      Hard to progress in the company

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