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Tesco Ireland Reviews

Updated Oct 15, 2019

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Pros
  • "Good pay, flexible, rewarding job(in 11 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours and nice staff and managers, plenty of jobs to keep busy while working(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Quality"

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    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Tesco Ireland

    Pros

    Strong team spirit, flexible hours

    Cons

    Management were very absent on site

    Advice to Management

    Be more involved

    Tesco Ireland2016-12-06
  2. "OK for starter position"

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    Former Employee - Quality Assurance Technician in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tesco Ireland full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Easygoing, not a lot of work

    Cons

    serious hierarchy, no respect, no oppurtunities

    Tesco Ireland2015-11-03
  3. "Tesco Customer Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Customer Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

    I have been working at Tesco Ireland part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - Social hours - Easy work

    Cons

    - Touch screen system freezes

    Tesco Ireland2019-10-15
  4. "Customer Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Tesco Ireland part-time

    Pros

    Competitive pay Friendly co-workers Decent training

    Cons

    Staff are extremely undervalued Lack of management Lack of understanding to extenuating circumstances such as Health conditions

    Advice to Management

    Try to get to know your staff and understand that they are not just a machine to get work done.

    Tesco Ireland2019-10-14
  5. "sales assistant"

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    Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

    I have been working at Tesco Ireland full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff, very welcoming place.

    Cons

    I would just personally want to use what I went to college to study.

    Tesco Ireland2019-09-27
  6. "A great springboard to other roles"

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    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

    I worked at Tesco Ireland full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good hours (except Christmas time) Fine, reliable pay Holidays Customers and colleagues Interview Training

    Cons

    Uniform (blazer and tie) Managers are useless Under-staffed a lot of the time Breaks Busy periods Favouritism

    Tesco Ireland2019-09-18
  7. "Trade Planner"

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    Current Employee - Trade Planner in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Tesco Ireland full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent opportunities for personal development

    Cons

    Can be a long time before earning a liveable wage

    Tesco Ireland2019-09-06
  8. "Would not recommend"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Carlow
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Tesco Ireland part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good wage to work with

    Cons

    Work life balance shocking. Treated poorly

    Tesco Ireland2019-09-23
  9. "I worked in Customer Service for a year in Tesco"

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

    I worked at Tesco Ireland part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Easy Workload Nice People Good Benefits when taking the work into consideration

    Cons

    Can get a bit mundane

    Tesco Ireland2019-08-06
  10. "Be prepared for hard work"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Cork
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Tesco Ireland full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good scope for overall learning

    Cons

    overworked, undervalued, underpaid, little work life balance

    Tesco Ireland2019-08-16
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