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Is a typical day at work when the volume is high, what I learned about the job is working hard, take responsibilities for what ever u face, when it comes to management must have friendly relationship with ur managers, the hardest part is when u work more than time u have been required, not having enough rest
The most enjoyable time is when the job has done n no mistakes and paying attention to deatila
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They are a great family to work under, the managers are very helpful and supportive to both customers and employees. The working hours are great and there is room for improvement for employees
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a customer is being put up first and all revolve around with the customer service and a customer is always right .
good supply chain process to maintain expired and unexpired stock efficiently .
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Amazing company but management doesn't encourage growth as well as very messy process when having to resign and get your provident fund money as I had to always follow up with them weekly
Pros
Work experience as well as ethic
Cons
No growth within the company if you don't push for yourself
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Working for Woolworths has learned my a lot

It helped shaped me in my working industry today

Staff is great

Company and values are great


Working hours was fine
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Great company
Cons
Over working
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I've learned a lot in the time that I worked at woolworths work place culture was good. Hardest part of the job was that you never knew how your day was going to be like if a colleage don't pitch for work
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I am a very admin oriented person as well as a peoples person. I love solving problems and interacting with staff and customers, LOve to work there again, just the hours were not for me
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You must be willing to work, you must know what you want in life, be reliable and loyal to the brand you working for, time management, must be willing to learn, pay attention to detail
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As a manager you have a lot of responsibilities and there is a lot of pressure to perform and meet deadlines. Woolworths provides excellent in house training for each and every department, no matter which department you will be placed in. Safety and security, hygiene and staff morale are the main focus of Woolworths for their staff and of course excellent customer service at all times. All in all, it was a great company to work for.
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It's where you can learn many skills in retail, trainings are provided every quarter. People there are very welcoming and salary is good. You also provided with Employee Assistance Program.
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Woolworths offers a whole lot of opportunities you get to grow within the retail,the is no limitation is the most healthiest environment to work in not only do we offer integrity to customer but the same is given to the employees.
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Learned a lot in terms of a great customer service and how you handle pressure and busy days to treat each a every customer fairly and have a smile always
Pros
Free Lunches and staff benefiting from store
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I think something must be done to deal with the following transport, entry level pay is low. Cost of living is very expensive so I think increase is needed.
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Be prepared to initiate duties, freedom for innovation. Accuracy and clear leadership strategies is a prerequisite, integrity and honesty should be one of your core values.
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Managers feel threatened by intelligent individuals and persecute those good enough rather than helping them up, that's really bad and one of major reasons staff members leave the company, though I really enjoyed myself while working there and would love to come back ONLY in management as you get to be respected better on that level
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I personally had a great experience working at woolies, which has helped to improve my skill n confidence.. Would highly recommend it for someone who's willing to grow themselves. It's a best field for someone who willing to learn
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As I said is good company but sometimes you fell its not a good company because of the people you work with favouratizim is too much especially when they see you are hard workers an thing is when you now your rites forget about position you wont get get.
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Excellent in every aspects and always giving training and give you customers feedback and expectations. The business is always looking at the stuff and they quality of service is of the top.
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As I was working with customers I have to assist customers well,As l learn that customers come first,Help customers if they need help in the store.yes
Pros
Customers assistance
Cons
Cashier
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It was always a joy to work at this company as management always asked input from staff and no A style management was being practiced. Extremely difficult to become permanently employed.
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Typical Day at was is when iam alone when I have to receive cause usually we receive too much stock
I learned to work hand in hand with people and get to understand the work environment
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