Lidl Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 15 Jul 2020

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  1. "Hard work, you earn your money"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Assistant in Birmingham, England

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

    Pros

    Good pay Good team Discount card

    Cons

    Very hard work Long hours Short breaks

    Lidl Response

    January 7, 2020Employer Brand Team

    Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate you leaving a review on your experience so far with Lidl. We take all feedback very seriously, so if you wish to discuss anything in more detail you can contact us at careers.sm@lidl.co.uk. - Corina, Lidl GB

  2. "Get paid for hard work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Assistant in Bristol, England

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

    Pros

    Good pay Efficient company to work in

    Cons

    Hard work and long hours

    Lidl Response

    January 14, 2020Employer Brand Team

    It's great to hear you are happy working at Lidl. Thanks for leaving a review and all your hard work. - Corina, Lidl GB


  3. "Working as a customer assistant at Lidl"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service in Hornchurch, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lidl part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - good pay - discount card - 30 days holiday - consistent pay

    Cons

    - long hours - very few free weekends - a lot of multitasking - Not enough staff to support on shift - Short breaks

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    Lidl Response

    January 14, 2020Employer Brand Team

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Thank you for all your hard work over the last few years! - Corina, Lidl GB

  4. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Deputy Store Manager 

    I worked at Lidl full-time

    Pros

    Good wage and co-workers there

    Cons

    Long hours And lack of social life

    Lidl Response

    January 14, 2020Employer Brand Team

    Thanks for taking the time to leave a review, it's great to hear that you were happy working at Lidl. Thank you for all your hard work while with us, we wish you all the best for the future. - Corina, Lidl GB

  5. "warehouse operative"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Warehouse Worker in Mullingar, Westmeath

    I worked at Lidl full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    decent pay lots of hours if you want them

    Cons

    long hours heavy work very little thanks for extra work

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  6. "Retail Placement Student"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Industrial Placement Student 

    I worked at Lidl

    Pros

    Good company culture Good scheme and lots of chance to explore different parts of the business very good pay

    Cons

    Often work long hours during the store placement

  7. "purchasing manager"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Purchasing Manager in Galway
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great conditions and work life balance

    Cons

    long hours and nights away

  8. "Customer assistant"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lidl full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Pay Good training Had in depth training for how the wider business operates

    Cons

    Long hours Hard H.R.M Policies

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  9. "Overall good experience - hectic workload"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lidl full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good and clear progression well trained Well equiped for roll Nice people Learnt alot of wider business and how it operates

    Cons

    Customers !! - no control over this one Long hours a lot expected from you Dont allow mistakes Profound hierarchy Hard H.R.M policies

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  10. "Great Place to Work, but tough hours"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Deputy Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lidl full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Genuine opportunity to progress Great training Lovely people

    Cons

    Long Hours, regularly had to stay long after I was due to finish

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