Vision Express Reviews

Updated Sep 15, 2021

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3.2
48%
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45%
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Vision Express CEO Onur Köksal
Onur Köksal
88 Ratings
Pros
  • "pair of free glasses and number of holidays(in 13 reviews)

  • "Great team and work environment(in 9 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Breaks are too short for long hours(in 7 reviews)

  • "No development for head office employees(in 6 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Fun friendly and rewarding

      Aug 25, 2020 - Optical Assistant in Galway
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of training. Modern facilities. Good location. Customers are like family. Potential to progress career if you wish.

      Cons

      Bad coffee in house machine

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good Job

      May 11, 2021 - Optical Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flexible hours, education and training, discounts

      Cons

      uniform is uncomfortable and management can be dismissive

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Mostly great except for one thing

      Sep 23, 2020 - Optical Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great progression opportunities Great benefits (free eye care every 12 months) Staff are treated well for targets

      Cons

      Company does not take bullying complaints seriously

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      Vision Express Response

      Recruitment Manager

      Thank you for leaving us a review, it is great to see that you were able to take full advantage of our career progression opportunities and benefit schemes!

    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great opportunities to progress

      Dec 5, 2019 - Optical Assistant in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Training and development flexible hours discounted spectacles

      Cons

      lack of IT support uncomfortable uniform

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      Vision Express Response

      Recruitment Manager

      Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, it is great to see you have been able to take advantage of our training and development schemes. Keep up the great work!

    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Fantastic job opportunities

      Dec 11, 2018 - Store Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great support and training provided

      Cons

      Processes and it very out of date

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      Vision Express Response

      Recruitment Manager

      Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. It is great to hear you have managed to utilise our training opportunities at Vision Express. We are always looking to improve our processes, if you have any feedback please feel free to contact us on human.resources@visionexpress.com

    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Nice

      Sep 12, 2021 - Optical Assistant in Birmingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Helpful good staff good pay and support

      Cons

      Long hours, very busy hard to learn

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good!

      Sep 8, 2021 - Customer Services Advisor in Nottingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good environment, free on site gym, friendly and helpful co workers

      Cons

      far away from city centre, not the highest pay, small lunch break

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

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      Sep 7, 2021 - Optical Assistant in Peterborough, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice team mates Management is good Day goes quick

      Cons

      No work life balance Pay not great No progression

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Diverse

      Sep 7, 2021 - Optical Consultant in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Really good and interesting! An extremely fast paced environment

      Cons

      Challenging and sometimes extremely exhausting

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good

      Sep 5, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good employee deals Good company morale

      Cons

      Not a lot of progression

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