Travis Perkins Reviews

Updated 23 Feb 2021

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3.6
70%
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39 Ratings
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  • "Long hours, management jobs not advertised(in 18 reviews)

  • "poor senior management, conditions poor, pay average, overall a bit of a mess(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "okay place"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Finance Analyst in Northampton, England

    I have been working at Travis Perkins full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    amazing people to work with

    Cons

    not great pay, dont offer pay rise

  2. "A great company to work for"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - TOOL HIRE MANAGER in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company culture, Competitive salary, Travis Perkins My Perks which gives you discounts in endless stores/online. Company share save scheme, endless promotion opportunities.

    Cons

    If you work in branch - working every other Saturday.


  3. "I have been working at Travis Perkins full-time for 2 year, I find it a great place to work."

    5.0
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    Current Employee - TOOL HIRE MANAGER in Blackburn, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Travis Perkins full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great family beliefs, look after staff

    Cons

    Can be hard work at times, but thats what you get payed for.

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  4. "......"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Yard Worker in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    work life is okay not long hours

    Cons

    got to work every second saturday

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  5. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Finance Manager in Northampton, England

    I worked at Travis Perkins full-time

    Pros

    Friendly, down to earth people. Good scope in roles for gaining experience.

    Cons

    Pay is below market, not a lot of opportunities for promotion.

  6. "Great Company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - ELearning Manager in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Travis Perkins full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Really good management in the team who really do care about wellbeing

    Cons

    Too much change, too quickly

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  7. "Good people, management not so hot."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Technical Designer in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Travis Perkins full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The people you work with on a day to day basis The bonus can be good if you are M1 or above The group wide discount is very useful

    Cons

    Redundancies every 18 months or so Management is by knee jerk reaction Some managers are just plain bullies Slowly going back to 'who shouts loudest gets their work done first' Lack of direction from senior leadership team when it comes to IT systems.

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  8. "Good start to HR career"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Human Resources Shared Services Specialist in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Travis Perkins full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good insight to HR career

    Cons

    Pay, volumes and not much progression

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  9. "Friendly company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Administrative Clerk 

    I worked at Travis Perkins full-time

    Pros

    Employees got along really well. Good communication

    Cons

    Not much progression in the offices

  10. "Interview"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Credit Controller in Northampton, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Travis Perkins full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work. Lovely people

    Cons

    Quite a distance but it’s worth it

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