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Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Warwick, WarwickshireDecember 4, 2019
BP is one of the good places to work in England . i really liked the BP policy of training staff through the use of videos and encouraging them to do the training with the use of points based system which gives extra points if you complete the training properly
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Work like dogs
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Huddersfield, West YorkshireOctober 15, 2019
If you want to be worked like a dog for minimum wage this the job for you, they expect you to work without a break and many times by yourself, if you need to use the toilets you have to make sure there nobody on the forecourt to run. You have to serve, watch for shop lifters and watch for drive offs! And if you have a drive off you have to ring police at same time as serving customers! You have to put the morning delivery away while trying to serve customers and watch the forecourt!! If you want to work nights on your own with no break and no extra pay then BP the job for you. There is no place to advance your career
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Great place
Sales Assistant (Current Employee) –  SalisburyOctober 9, 2019
Fun place to work all staff friendly. Customers are polite. Great hours. Great benefits pay excellent nothing negative would highly recommend. This job
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Fab place
Sales Assistant (Current Employee) –  Norton Canes, StaffordshireAugust 16, 2019
Great at getting shifts to work around your personal life.
Good rates of pay and holidays.
Uniforms provided.
Great opportunity to progress if wanted.
Pros
Great rate of pay.
Cons
Some incredibly busy shifts.
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Not Great
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Bicester, OxfordshireJuly 27, 2019
Management was horrible - felt like I didn't belong. Some staff were lovely, others were very rude. Dealt with a lot of rude customers and there were some safety issues with violent people - not much security.
Pros
Paid bi-weekly
Cons
Everything else
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none
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Torquay, DevonJuly 14, 2019
this job was not very fun and the management were horrible
Pros
none
Cons
bad to work for
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Awful
Sales assistant (Former Employee) –  Hawkhurst, KentMay 27, 2019
Would never work for BP again. Terrible management, not long breaks. Was treated unfairly and spoken to badly. Wages were always wrong or not in on time.
Pros
Leaving
Cons
All of it
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4.0
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Fast paced and demanding environment
Sales Assistant (Full-time) (Former Employee) –  Coventry, West MidlandsMarch 6, 2019
Fast paced and progressive environment for the right candidate. Management was kind and understanding and the job was physically demanding at times. The staff were a great team and supported one another.
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Poor management
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Middlesbrough, North YorkshireJanuary 25, 2019
didnt actually work for BP I was employed by franchise managers they haven’t got no experience in management , don’t have no customer service skills, manners are appalling.. expect staff to do there jobs with no pay rise or a thank you .. 4 managers in 2.5 years of working there .. loved my job but as soon as these ppl starting coming in things changed.. from me starting there in may 2016 there was around 12 staff I left November 2018 and there was 3 of their origanal staff left due to poor management over the years
Pros
Friendly customers, some staff where great to work with
Cons
Poor management, never paid on time, not enough stock at times, prices far to high than what they should be
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Aweful not happy
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  SloughJanuary 23, 2019
This place is disgusting and the employs smell like curry and i cannot stand it so i had to leave, the managers a bit of a perv too , manegment is poor even if they pay you triple time dont work there you rather stay on job seekers then this job ( the smell is vile)
Pros
Nothing
Cons
Everything
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4.0
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productive
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Cradley HeathJanuary 21, 2019
An immensely high pace working environment where customer service skills have to be optimum at all times, working on tills dealing with money where sharp numetrical skills are key. Giving a warm welcome and serving customers while managing the shop floor to ensure merchandise is always full.
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5.0
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Productive
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Huddersfield, West YorkshireDecember 28, 2018
Meeting new people every interaction with the customers it’s a fast working environment need to be quick and have to keep an eye out t all times .managment were amazing with the staff ... the hardest part of the job was closing the shop on your own at night time
Pros
Free lunches
Cons
Not enough hours
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3.0
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Negative
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Wimbledon, Greater LondonDecember 19, 2018
Normal retail environment. Blame culture going around and a lot of uncertain hours. Management willing to help but there is no room for promotion really.
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Not secure working environmentTraing
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Greenhill RoadDecember 7, 2018
Training was not sufficient enough and working a late shift I always felt unsafe as I worked on my own in a very venerable situation. I was responsible for counting of monies and stocking up the fridges & most of the stock was out back which meant I could not see if someone came into the shop which made me feel very exposed.
Pros
Nothing
Cons
Unsafe working place at night
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5.0
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Great place to work
Sales Assistant (Current Employee) –  NorthamptonNovember 5, 2018
This is a great place to work. A fast flowing workplace serving customer fuel and items in the wild bean cafe like coffee and sandwishs along with hot food
you will be asked to stock rotate stock and take in devilerys.
Pros
50% off food in store
Cons
Grumpy customers lol
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not great
Sales Assistant (Current Employee) –  Wokingham, BerkshireJuly 22, 2018
not a very good place to work, manament aren't very good and they do not help when needed. always sit in the office on their phone not doing any work.
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Dont bother find another comoany not the bp on m6 toll
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Norton CanesJuly 16, 2018
Bullies and favorites never change of shift pattern new managers have favorites no team workits gone right down hill no weekends off
Dont waste energy only good thing is pays well training is no existant u are thrown straight into it
Pros
Money
Cons
Where do i start too many chiefs
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3.0
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Fun place to work.
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  CheshamMay 21, 2018
Great company to start with.

Not too much motivation and opportunity to grow.

Nice flexible hours. Average pay rate. Great perks and discounts.

Needs better management.
Pros
Perks and discounts.
Cons
Poor management.
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4.0
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Good place to work
Night Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  Shenfield, EssexMay 10, 2018
I enjoyed my time there and ment some nice people good environment to work in was always happy to go to work and they were good shift patterns and ment some nice customers
Pros
50% your meal on shift and 15% rest of time
Cons
Sometimes had to work on your own at nighr
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Horrible
Sales Assistant (Former Employee) –  SurreyApril 20, 2018
Bad managers, hire staff who dont care and cant do their job properly, leaving people who do care to do all the work! Lots of stress with very little rewards.
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