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"Perfect for a part time job"

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Current Employee - Sales Assistant
Current Employee - Sales Assistant
Recommends
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Halfords part-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Hands on work with practical training offered. Average salary for part time work. Potential for promotion from within

Cons

Very difficult to get anything organised. Often unrealistic expectations of sales targets. Can be frustrating when trying to organise and recieve training. often make mistakes with pay

Advice to Management

Sort out the organisation for the lower level employees to remove some of the frustrations felt by employees

Other Employee Reviews for Halfords

  1. "Part-time member of the cycles team"

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    Former Employee - Bicycle Mechanic in Kendal, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Bicycle Mechanic in Kendal, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Halfords part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    It was an excellent part time job whilst i studied at school.
    Reasonable pay for my age.
    There were incentives.
    Most part time and senior staff were a laugh.

    Cons

    Very little option for progression.
    Some staff had really poor hygiene.
    Some staff were a little too big for their boots!

    Advice to Management

    Regional managers should show some attention to the shop floor staff, afterall it is they who are the face of the company when dealing with customers.


  2. "Dire"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant
    Former Employee - Sales Assistant
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Halfords part-time

    Pros

    Sometimes a laugh and some of the people made the job more bearable

    Cons

    Very poor management
    Unrealistic Sales Targets
    Very low pay
    Massive lack of training

    Advice to Management

    Rethink your management recruitment completely

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