Western Power Distribution
1.7 of 5 6 reviews
www.westernpower.co.uk Bristol, United Kingdom

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more operational work orientated

Transformer Specialist (Current Employee)
Derby, England (UK)

I have been working at Western Power Distribution

ProsIt is the Top performer among uk DNOs. The management system is simplified to reduce operational cost. strong financial performance by now.

Conssalary is not very competitive

Advice to Senior Managementnot familiar yet with WPD management. Just been taken over.

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Not the best company for technical orientated people. I am glad I've left.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Western Power Distribution

Pros: Salary is actually competitive compare to other DNOs. "Your job is secured for another… Cons: Bullying culture. Relationship between management and employees is terrible. People arround you are mostly pessimistic and protective. No appreciation to… Advice to Senior Management: Respect employees like normal human beings? More

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Could be worse

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Western Power Distribution full-time for more than 3 years

Pros: Focus on customer Salary ok Not much else Cons: 'We're all overheads'. Old fashioned management with no sign of change. Staff are bullied by incompetent managers. Little planning. Lack of… Advice to Senior Management: Could be a great company, you are the reason we're… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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