Bakkavor Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Oct 12, 2021

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3.4
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Ágúst Gudmundsson
77 Ratings
Pros
  • "always a busy time with good pay even on overtime(in 10 reviews)

  • "good staff good benefits good systems(in 9 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours, busy depending on department(in 19 reviews)

  • "Cold environment as Bakkavor is fresh foods manufacturer is a downside of working there(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Not bad

      Oct 12, 2021 - Warehouse Operative in Newark on Trent, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good pay rate, reliable shifts

      Cons

      long hours, some bad line managers, miscommunication

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      Bakkavor Response

      Hi, thank you very much for taking the time to leave an honest review. So we can make your time at Bakkavor more positive, we would like to find out more about your experience. If you are happy to share further details, please email your concerns to careers@bakkavor.com. We really appreciate your feedback.

    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good wotkplace

      Sep 12, 2021 - Production Operative in Bourne, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Training, team, early finishes, pay

      Cons

      Long hours, busy depending on department

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      Bakkavor Response

      Hi there. Thank you for leaving us a review about your experience working for Bakkavor. Your feedback is really appreciated.

    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Exciting times

      Sep 2, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Innovation opportunities Growth - both personal and business Personal development opportunities

      Cons

      Long hours At the beginning of a change process and it can be frustrating - but keep the long view

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      Bakkavor Response

      Hi there. Thank you for leaving us a review about your experience working for Bakkavor. We're delighted to see that you recommend us as a great place to work. Your feedback is really appreciated.

    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Review

      Jun 23, 2021 - GMP Operator 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Stable job, good payment, good connection.

      Cons

      Wierd people, long hours, long shifts.

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      Bakkavor Response

      Hi there. Thank you for providing us with honest feedback. We are sorry to hear you had a negative experience. We really appreciate your feedback as it helps us address our issues and make improvements. If you can share further details, it would be helpful. Please email careers@bakkavor.com.

    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good place to work

      May 27, 2021 - Graduate Manufacturing Engineer in Boston, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Lots of responsibilities off the bat, supportive leadership

      Cons

      Need to be able to deal with shift work and long hours

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      Bakkavor Response

      Hi there. Thank you for leaving us a review about your experience working for Bakkavor. Your feedback is really appreciated.

    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to work

      Mar 26, 2021 - Supervisor in San Antonio, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay , good people, can earn overtime

      Cons

      Long hours but they are working tk sort that

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Great place to work for learning and development.

      Mar 5, 2021 - Team Manager in Wigan, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Career Advancement Training and education

      Cons

      Can be long hours when busy.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Brilliant

      Feb 21, 2021 - Warehouse Operative in Spalding, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Very good company to work for

      Cons

      Very long hours!!! 12 hours shift is too much

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Ok

      Feb 24, 2021 - National Account Manager in Manchester, England
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice people, most are friendly

      Cons

      Long hours, sometimes lots of travel

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Balance life with family

      Feb 2, 2021 - Purchasing Manager in San Antonio, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      They have good benefits for everyone

      Cons

      You have to work long hours

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