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Royal Mail Reviews

Updated June 23, 2017
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Pros
  • Good pay for stress free simple work (in 56 reviews)

  • Get to meet interesting people on the rounds, keeps you fit (in 24 reviews)

Cons
  • Usually a full time colleague will work with a part time colleague (in 21 reviews)

  • Part time workers not being on a saturday off rota (in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Advisor in Barnsley, Yorkshire and the Humber, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Customer Service Advisor in Barnsley, Yorkshire and the Humber, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Mail full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great staff. Everyone is friendly and so understanding

    Cons

    Needs bigger windows to open

    Advice to Management

    Nothing really everything is set out brilliantly


  2. "Post man"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Post Man in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Post Man in Glasgow, Scotland (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Meeting people evey day goid way to stay fit and sometimes finish work early

    Cons

    Have to work Saturdays and sometimes in bad weather

    Advice to Management

    Ask your staff how to improve working conditions and ways to keep ahead of rival buissnesses eg amazin ect

  3. "Post office"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postman in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Postman in London, England (UK)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Looking for post office job

    Cons

    Very hard work, less hours and less pay


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Great"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Hgv Driver in Severn Beach, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Hgv Driver in Severn Beach, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Mail full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    I drive class 1 HGV which is what I've always wanted to do, great bunch of guys, good employee involvement in how the company is doing, great holidays and pay and my hours I work are perfect for the work/family mix.

    Cons

    No cons at all best job I've had.

    Advice to Management

    None


  5. "Love Royal Mail"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postman in Ruislip, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Postman in Ruislip, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Royal Mail part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    One of the best in the world

    Cons

    Nothing as I remember

    Advice to Management

    More friendly and respect


  6. "Great place to work"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chesterfield, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chesterfield, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Home and work life balance

    Cons

    There are not any


  7. "Delivery Operations Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Operations Manager in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent company with regards to perks offered.

    Cons

    No guidance or direction from senior management.

    Advice to Management

    Clarity is needed on opportunities and plans for the near future from senior management.

  8. "Good Start"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Postman With Driving in Newbury, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Postman With Driving in Newbury, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Exelent pay, Decent Training and sense of independence! Amazing hours!

    Cons

    Nothing found so far.


  9. "Postman"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible work hours
    Good pay
    Excellent Benefits

    Cons

    Pensions have been changed drastically.

    Advice to Management

    Revert the pension change.


  10. "Good Employer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at Royal Mail as a contractor

    Pros

    Good pay, easy work, lovely people.

    Cons

    No variance in day to day activities.


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