Met Office - An interesting place to work but low pay and little chance of progression | Glassdoor
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Helpful (2)

"An interesting place to work but low pay and little chance of progression"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Scientific Software Engineer in Exeter, England (UK)
Current Employee - Scientific Software Engineer in Exeter, England (UK)

Pros

Intelligent friendly people
Generally a relaxed place to work
The work is mostly interesting
Plenty of options to work from home or take flexitime
World leading research organization

Cons

Noisy open plan office space
Very uncompetitive pay
Could be seen a something of a career dead end, there are no real competitors

Advice to Management

Stop wasting time on websites telling us how to work or to generate ideas, just pay people more and let them get on with it.

Other Employee Reviews for Met Office

  1. Helpful (3)

    "A great place with some great people, but severely let down by extremely low pay."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scientist in Exeter, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Scientist in Exeter, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Everyone has heard of the Met Office.
    The work is usually very interesting.
    To be part of something truly world class.
    A nice office building.

    Cons

    Pay is low.
    Pay progression is practically non-existent.
    You have to put up with increasing amounts of Lime Green in day to day work life.

    Advice to Management

    Sort out the pay and everything else will suddenly fix itself.


  2. "Home Depot"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Met Office full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    work different stores every week

    Cons

    not enough pay and poor management

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