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"Frustrated fulfillment."

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Current Employee - OPG in Croydon, England (UK)
Current Employee - OPG in Croydon, England (UK)
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Royal Mail full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Working outdoors in all weathers.
The customers on my round, I am on first name terms with most of them.
Getting out of the office.
Office banter.

Cons

Being treated like idiots after over 23 years of service.
Too much bullying by management.
Employing casuals without proper checks.
The job is being made more difficult.
It is a young persons job.
Lack of respect for and knowledge of health and safety regulations.

Advice to Management

Quit and let us just do the job, you are not really needed.
Do a delivery over a period of a few weeks.
Stop penny pinching.
Start our jobs earlier again.

Other Employee Reviews for Royal Mail

  1. "best job I've ever had"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postman in Flint, Wales (UK)
    Current Employee - Postman in Flint, Wales (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Mail part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    good pay, good hours, good career opportunities

    Cons

    heavy work load, manual sorting


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Changing but not fast enough, challenging but political"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Finance in London, England (UK)
    Former Employee - Finance in London, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Royal Mail full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    People at the top really want the change, there is good camaraderie amongst peers, and also with the new graduate programmes, the company is trying to become more professional

    Cons

    Extremely political, cannot push through the really important stuff...progress is difficult as well, as due to the politics, its not always a meritocracy

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