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J Sainsbury Reviews

Updated Jan 20, 2020

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3.5
65%
Recommend to a Friend
56%
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J Sainsbury CEO Mike Coupe
Mike Coupe
1,324 Ratings
  1. "Fantastic"

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    Former Employee - Team Leader in Dronfield, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Fast paced, Great management team Great pay for colleagues

    Cons

    Sometimes over staffed. Sometimes under staffed.

    J Sainsbury2020-01-13
  2. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Bristol, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -Flexible hours - Loads of overtime - Great work ethic - Good management

    Cons

    - Long hours - Very busy

    J Sainsbury2020-01-12
  3. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great manager, good wage, nice team

    Cons

    Sometimes shifts can be understaffed

    J Sainsbury2020-01-10
  4. "Really great experience working there for four months."

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Assistant 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues Meeting new people Helping people Good hourly pay for the work Easy to learn how to do everything

    Cons

    Management team weren't very approachable but they were actually friendly enough.

    J Sainsbury2020-01-07
  5. "good"

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    Former Employee - Night Shift in Bath, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good good good good good

    Cons

    not bad not bad not bad

    Advice to Management

    decent decent decent decent decent

    J Sainsbury2020-01-07
  6. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Groceries Online Shopper in Bracknell, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, friendly place to work, fair amount of holiday

    Cons

    Senior members of staff to cliquey, often looking down on new members sraff

    J Sainsbury2020-01-06
  7. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Customer and Trading Manager in Teesside County Borough, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good wage, colleague benefits and work life balance

    Cons

    Sometimes have to travel some distance as part of contract

    J Sainsbury2020-01-06
  8. "Family business"

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    Current Employee - Retail Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The family like work team is second to none.

    Cons

    Long hours and often stressful as everyone must be multi skilled.

    J Sainsbury2020-01-05
  9. "great"

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    Former Employee - Food Service Worker in Cardiff, Wales
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J Sainsbury part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    was great and good hours

    Cons

    bad hours and unsociable

    Advice to Management

    more games to play on shift

    J Sainsbury2019-12-31
  10. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Folkestone, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J Sainsbury part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great Team work, friendly staff, opportunities of progression

    Cons

    Long hours sometimes under appreciated

    Advice to Management

    Look after collages as well as the store

    J Sainsbury2019-12-30
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