Coles Reviews

Updated 5 Aug 2020

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3.7
71%
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73%
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Coles CEO John Durkan (no image)
John Durkan
377 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good hours for uni student(in 178 reviews)

  • "flexible hours and great environment(in 108 reviews)

Cons
  • "Upper-tier people's response to basic team members(in 66 reviews)

  • "long hours standing can be harder(in 64 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "a good place to grow"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Store Manager 

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

    Pros

    Good place n growth opportunities

    Cons

    Time is very stretchable,long working hours

  2. "My Experience at Coles"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Prompt payment and Good UI for roster and all other things

    Cons

    There are some compromises in safety in order to work faster. The department I worked in was understaffed, which caused to much stress and work on who were working


  3. "Team Member Job very very bad"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Salary, Sick Leaves, Annual Leaves, Colleagues are good.

    Cons

    Team Member Job very very bad

  4. "Manager"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Kendujhar
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Coles full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It has very Decent pay

    Cons

    You are working Long hours

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  5. "Good flexibility"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service in Dee Why
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Coles part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    work life balance, good team members

    Cons

    higher management are not quick to adapt any changes

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  6. "Night Fill"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Night Fill Assistant 

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Easy Job and Pay was Good

    Cons

    1 shift per week as a casual, probably would've been more if i stayed

  7. "Company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Retail Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility, diversity, team work, training and development, perks and benefits

    Cons

    Stability, superiority, favouritism, acknowledgement, understaffed

  8. "good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Coles part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    very nice and friendly management nice to work at

    Cons

    lots of shift work sometimes stressful

  9. "Coles Group"

    4.0
    Current Employee - IT Support in Melbourne

    I have been working at Coles full-time

    Pros

    A very positive environment to work at

    Cons

    Yet to find one here

  10. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Casual Sales Assistant in Brisbane

    I worked at Coles full-time

    Pros

    Nice team members Easy work Good hours

    Cons

    Some customers can be aggressive

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