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It was a nightfill position, so the hours were to be expected. I personally didn't manage to adjust my sleep schedule too well, but I don't think that affected my performance. Typically in this role, I worked the pallets, but you work depending on what they decide for you and then you help out the other areas. You may get called upon to do another thing. I think the hardest thing was that some of the summer pallets ended up being pretty heavy from things such as the large umbrella stands. I enjoyed working there immensely and regretfully declined the position to stay on as casual since I was moving to Hamilton and was unsure of how often I would be back in town. Turns out maybe 2 days a year.
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Employee Discounts
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None
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Favouritism, bully tactics. There was a few awesome team members. Constantly watching your back, it's not what you know but who you know in the company. There was no room for growth
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Shared lunches
Cons
Stressful
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The Warehouse was once a great place to work. They now claim covid19 and anything else for having to restructure. Restructure at the warehouse means disregarding your emplyment cintract and making you reapply for a less role, when ever they feel it is needed.The Warehouse is no longer a secure place to work. Years making money from New Zealanders and they cant give some of it back.
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I learnt how to cash handle and how to work eftpos. The hardest part was being polite and respectful to customers who were not doing the same. A day at work would go fast as it was very busy during that time period (Christmas time). The management was great, a really good team of people.
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Staff discount
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Rude customers
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Stressful, underpaid, unsocial rosters, hardly any chance to progress, uncompetitive wages, boring, dead end jobs. Jaded coworkers and tedious tasks round out the picture. Also, customers are the worst.
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Consistency?
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Everything else.
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5.0
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I the warehouse group hires me then I'll definitely take the job. I'd love to work there and earn some money as I study instead of just going in every Wednesday to work. I've learned so many useful skills and knowledge about customer service. My first job and I loved it even though it was more like volunteer work.
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The staffs are extremely nice.
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A day in the life of Health and Safety Intern at The Warehouse Group begins at 7:30 am and ends at 3:30 pm. Throughout the day there will be a range of tasks that may come and go, it is a very fast-paced, collaborative and fun environment to work in. The team is very supportive and understanding, the best part of the role is that there are so many learning opportunities and that you must allow yourself to try and give opportunities a chance. This will make you more confident and will make understanding jobs given to you easier.
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Free lunches, free parking. Great areas to sit and have lunch
Cons
Long hours
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Tue -thurs Open store, banking, Setup team, Delegate to reports P and l review. rostering.. 9 hours approx per day great team atmosphere GOod retail environment
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Opening up the Entertainment Department, start up all displays, TV's, laptops, tablets, consoles and mobile phones. Ensuring they are in working condition. Learning all technical dimensions and specifications for the benefits of customer for better choice their devices and consoles. Loved the challenges everyday. Working with amazing team members.
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3.0
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Got to know a bunch of great people, the work environment, below management was cool and friendly. Could be tense at times, management do not clearly communicate with shop floor staff
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a typical day working at the warehouse was your usual, breaks were always on time, everyone participated quite evenly, everyone was easy to get along with
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Great environment a lot of work overnight A lot of sweeping Organised team and management Good casual work and hours Awesome perks if there any for casual
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Great remuneration, leave entitlements, team members, management, administration, discounts, education, training, after work functions, feedback and culture.
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Good workplace culture and good place to start a career if do not have any previous work experience. The warehouse group provide their employee trainings, it is online so one can have taring in relevant area as well as other area also.
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The hardest part of this job is being able to learn fast enough in a short amount of time on the accounting systems that each of the company's brand use. Furthermore, being able to remember how to utilise them professionally. But I enjoy working with the people in my department, everyone is friendly and helpful.
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Employee benefits and flexible working hours
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Good training and support. Good career advancement opportunities. Fast paced dynamic environment. Good team culture. The perfect job if you enjoy a lot of contact with people in a fast paced environment,
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I learned how to stock products carefully I was always on time The most enjoyable part of the job was walking around and making sure everything was in place
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Discounts
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Long hours
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Meet with different merchandiser manager to review and discuss the QA sample or defects samples taken back from the bulk. This work atmosphere is relaxed and friendly which can promote the relationship between QC team and merchandiser team.I was inspired by which in most respects my line manager accepted my decision about the goods' release or reject. The hardest part of the job was to arrange on-site inspection during busy season, which also caused my team members happy after we finished all of work.
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meal allowance during travelling
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extra work during busy season
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working for the warehouse on a typical day we would clock in at 8 and go to the meeting in the stockroom sometimes we would be understaffed at most 4-5 but that was normal, I've learnt customer service skills always serving/ helping a customer with a smile on your face, and learned to use a pallet jack in order to move pallets, stock replenishing and stock relocation, workplace culture was good we get split into different departments from H&B, stationery, automotive, gardening, furniture, manchester, houseware, appliance toys and sporting. the hardest part of the job is the tidy up cause the would-be some stock left on the floor when there is no room at the top, the most enjoyable part was getting to make some new friends
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I would like to recommend to a person who is wanting to explore and wanting to get an exposure. This offer gives a lot of experience in terms to company and product knowledge
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Awesome team at the Warehouse riccarton. Management was easy to get along with as were the rest of the staff. Highly recommend accepting any job offer from them.
Pros
Awesome team to work with.
Cons
Busiest time of the day is between 3pm and 7pm
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