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Good work balance and flexible hours
Service team leader (Former Employee), London UKMay 25, 2014
Pros: good training, career development and free food
Cons: long hours
Managing co-workers at the front end of the store environment and making it a pleasant experience for customers.

Team work , problem solving skills, customer relationship management and communication skills.

Management were approachable

My co- workers support each other.

The hardest part of the job was working long hours

The most enjoyable part – more... of the job was putting a smile on customer's face and achieving sales target. – less
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Sold out to the Americans and then sold off potential future money making key assets.... Sad!
Technician (Former Employee), Calgary, ABMay 15, 2014
Pros: given creative freedom to achieve the required work result.
Cons: peers trying to take over your projects because of their lack of capabilities and competence
I was given the creative freedom to achieve what was required while working Top Drives, Casing Running and Casing Drilling Downhole Tools. Travelling abroad with Tesco was great and well organized. The sad part is having peers who their only mission is to get a bonus at the end of the year at all costs. When you are the one working for it and they do – more... nothing then openly tell you that several times to your face... – less
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Never a dull day at work
General Accountant (Former Employee), Calgary, AlbertaMay 7, 2014
Work at the office was never dull. The work was entertaining although the work environment was somewhat dull.
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Overall good company, hard to keep managment, and office staff, everyone always changing position, quitting or getting fired.
Tonghand (Former Employee), Red Deer, ABApril 12, 2014
Lackinging certain characteristics as a company, to big of a corporation attitude for what should be looked after as a small bussiness attitude, wheres as the employees are treatded more important, after all it really is the hands that make a Tong company.
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Great Company
Document Controller (Former Employee), Calgary, ABJune 15, 2013
Pros: n/a
Cons: n/a
• Skilled in all aspects of recording transactions, posting cash receipts, reconciling accounts, and ensuring accuracy and completeness of data.
• Managed Accounts Receivable, monthly statements for clients, monthly reconciliation of sub ledger / general ledger, prepared bank deposits and cash receipts, monthly reporting to finance manager.
• Reconciled – more... various G/L accounts, G/L entries, month end process. – less
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Fun workplace
Checkout Assistant (Part-Time) (Former Employee), Aberdeen, SCTMay 30, 2013
Pros: salary which more compare to other supermarket in uk
Cons: no
Tesco was great place to work and it was very fun work place. But same time tesco provide best customer service and for it always keep their employees happy with competitive salary and other benefits.
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Good place to work, if your not stuck in the shop.
CDS Operator (Former Employee), Red Deer, ABMay 6, 2013
Pros: good benefit package. good crew.
Cons: poor management
Tesco was a good company. Great if you are out in the field, not so good if you are stuck in the shop. Management isn't so great...bit of a bully, and very hipocritical !! Loved working in the field with the guys, great crew!!
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Very productive and gained and inside look to help my career on its way
Clothing assistant (Former Employee), Upper BoatApril 19, 2013
Such an amazing company to work for, shame my work experience only lasted for 3 months. Enjoyed day to day work with my co-workers, and putting a smile on customers faces.
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interesting work place
customer service (Former Employee), kioskMarch 22, 2013
Pros: discounts
Cons: late nights
I enjoyed meeting people,and working as part of a team while learning new skills.A typical day consisted of refunds,customer complaints,handling of cash and supervisor duties.Managment were fair and helfful and very supportive in my work.i enjoyed working with my co workers as part of a team and achieving targets set for us.the hardest part was not – more... being able to satisfy a customer.the best part was giving customer satisfaction. – less
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productive friendly atmosphere
teamleader (Current Employee), pembroke dock south walesFebruary 18, 2013
Pros: shares in company
Cons: no overtime
2 a.m. start review what is on production planner for that day.begin production approx 3hours.we all work as part of a team,there are 9 of us all together .the hardest part of the job is long hours and the early starts.
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Excellent and great team to work with as well as great benefits
Inventory Associate (Current Employee), Calgary ABJanuary 9, 2013
Excellent and great team to work with as well as great benefits
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Challenging place to work
OOH - Grocery Manager (Current Employee), Essex ENGJanuary 2, 2013
Pros: wage rate
Cons: long break waste of time
Wage rate is good. unpaid long break is negative point.
challenging work place. You have got to work hard to achieve your targets.
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Good place to work
Customer Assistant (Current Employee), Aberdeen, SKDecember 2, 2012
Cons: can be bit repetitive at times
It is a good place to work as it allows for flexible working hours for students and encourages interaction with other co - workers aswell as customers where you learn about all new different cultures and personalities that can be put together.
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Productive work place.
Cost Analyst (Former Employee), CalgaryNovember 19, 2012
Busy typical day at work. Learnt about manufacturing and Great Plains software. Good management and fun place with co-workers. The hardest part of the job was year end inventory, staying long hours but at the same time the most enjoyable part of the job and created more sense of team spirit within co-workers.
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Great equipment
Operations Supervisor (Former Employee), Red Deer, ABJuly 28, 2012
Great Equipment
Long hours
Great People but trying to grow too fast
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Very Friendly
Cashier (Former Employee), Bangor, NIRAugust 28, 2014
Pros: meeting people
Working as a cashier withing Tesco allowed me to majorly improve my customer service skills as quite often you ended up chatting to customers whilst serving them at the till. It definitely brightens up your day. Although responsibilities were fairly basic, keeping pace during busy periods certainly keeps you fit!

Having said that, if it is a quiet – more... period, time can start to drag but you'll grow to appreciate the odd mini-break here and there. Also if you're on a long shift, bring a cushion for you bum! – less
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Dull and long shifts
DotCom and Customer Assistant (Former Employee), shoreham by seaAugust 28, 2014
Pros: good pay
Cons: short breaks, management treat you rubbish
Tesco makes you work hours you don't want to if christmas or easter is coming up.

Work days drag on.

They make you feel easily replaced.

Colleagues are nice.

Management make your day worse.

Short lunches.
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very good
Customer Assistant (Current Employee), Birmingham, ENGAugust 28, 2014
Tesco is a very good company.its a fun place to work and staff is very friendly and helpful.
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Flexible
Deputy Store Manager (Current Employee), NorburyAugust 28, 2014
Pros: flexi
Cons: too much pressure
At tesco it is flexible hours and one can rotate his shifts. but work is too much deliveries all the time arriving late and staff is always short.
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enjoyed working throughout the store
Shelf Filler (Former Employee), Bedford, ENGAugust 28, 2014
Pros: the management and staff were always ready to assist.
Cons: no cons
enjoyed having to work to a rota and to be able to work as a team the hardest part of the job was the heavy lifting but i learned a lot about warehouse skills and the knowing that you had done a good job .

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