Coles Reviews

Updated 20 Sep 2020

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3.7
75%
Recommend to a Friend
80%
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Coles CEO John Durkan (no image)
John Durkan
406 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, good hours for uni student(in 191 reviews)

  • "flexible hours and great environment(in 112 reviews)

Cons
  • "Management will often shift blame onto team members(in 69 reviews)

  • "long hours standing can be harder(in 68 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "nice workplace"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good workers, good atmosphere of workplace

    Cons

    long hours, and not mnay shifts

  2. "Annonymous"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Member in Darwin
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great staff, Friendly atmosphere, Team Member Discounts

    Cons

    Heavy Workload, No Growth Opportunities


  3. "Good"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Shift Supervisor in Perth, Western Australia
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good work hours and work environment

    Cons

    Customers that hassle you repeatedly

  4. "Coles review"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Deli Clerk 

    I have been working at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Coles has flexible work hours

    Cons

    The tasks I complete are repetitive

  5. "Decent place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Enterprise Architect in Melbourne

    I have been working at Coles full-time

    Pros

    Salary Stable business conditions Known business entity

    Cons

    Outdated work practises Lack of collaboration

  6. "Team Member"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Member in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Learning Experience, customer service representation

    Cons

    High competition, Too many positions

  7. "Good for students"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Coles part-time

    Pros

    - Flexible hours, if you want to work less just ask. If you want to work more, they can provide - Good weekend rates

    Cons

    - Work can get repetitive

  8. "-"

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

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

    Pros

    Lots of friendly people to work with

    Cons

    working hours are inflexible and hard to get time off

  9. "Great part time job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Team Member 

    I worked at Coles part-time

    Pros

    Ease in working , good salary

    Cons

    Jobs cannot be found that often

  10. "NA"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Coles Team Member in Sydney

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

    Pros

    Seeing customers and helping their needs

    Cons

    Bad hours and poor management from upper staff.

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