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Had to join this company as Sainsbury changed agencies. From having 5 days a week with the old agency this has now dropped to 2 days. At the moment they are giving new drivers, who have been furloughed from their full time jobs, more shifts than us long term agency drivers. Cut guaranteed hours, put Ltd drivers first (so they can charge more and pay less) and lie about lack of work.
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After 7 weeks off hard work.Used my 5min late to work as a excuse to left me without work... Full ignorance by agency staff and in sainsbury basingstoke. Traded every day as a agency driver as a third world person.Large east europien hate from staff in the goods out office. Aviod working thru this agency
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I can't find a good word about them.
I don't understand how they still have some customers. I can't even give zero stars. Rubbish!!! Think twice before you gonna start to work with them. They can't even calculate you money properly.
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They give you work when is busy the rest of the year nothing...lots of lies and promises...I will NOT RECOMAND this agency,far away.....away............
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one of the worst agencies I have ever worked ,they usually give you work only when is busy like December and in the summer months,rest of the year they call you when they need you which is not going to be to often
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really enjoyed my time at extra drivers, it was a good team to work with. The branch manager was always ready to help and training was provided through my time with them
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Waste of time. Scammers.

Don't pay on time

Don't pay correctly

Don't want to pay P.A.Y.E. holiday pay

Don't have enough work

Lie to you

Ignore the phone/emails
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Awful agency to work for, false promises and couldn’t run a tap to be honest,working in Sainsburys haydock and it’s horrendous ,it’s like going to the circus everyday.
Us agency drivers are being used as a replacement for the core drivers as management Are saying the core are to expensive and the atmosphere is awful.
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Promised more work than I could handle. Only ever got a single days work out of them. Rang them virtually everyday, never returned calls. Received a letter from them terminating our Agreement because 'I didn't keep in regular contact'
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Avoid at all costs, say they got jobs that are ongoing and permanent but actually have jobs that need to covered for few days while the company staff is off sick
Pros
None
Cons
Everything
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Im surprised this companies, staff are rude arrogant,and out to.make every penny they can make out of you ,call you up sometimes if your the lucky chosen one,they pull your name out a bunch of drivers using straws then expect you to do the job within couple hours notice, avoid them,thanks
Pros
Nothings good here
Cons
Pollution, traffic
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It's up to you but if you like having your time wasted & being lied to then apply to this agency.
They are just full of lies & they do as they please with you. They should have their business practices checked by employer laws


Do yourself a favour & just AVOID
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They will do anything to not pay you what you know you are due..
Total cowboy outfit...short on money and hours...how these clowns are still operating and getting contracts,i do not know.

Absolute scum agency.
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Dont join
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Lie about rates. Don’t pay correctly. Don’t pay on time. Lie about rectifying problems on the phone and never do.

I would not work for them again if someone put a gun to my head. Terrible agency run by scumbags


PLEASE AVOID AT ALL COSTS
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Absolute slave drivers with no respect for your own personal life. No support.
If you are a fantastic liar then this is the company to work for. They promise you the earth and do not deliver. The whole company is corrupt from hr down to other consultants. Management have no idea about managing people let alone caring about them.

If they dislike you they will do all they can to make life as difficult as possible.

Generally not a good company to work for unless your face fits and if it doesn’t then you don’t stand a chance.
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Long hours. No support. Easily disposable.
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Never Call early always on last minute, never got me job longer than 3 days , trickt me like 8 years old boy WHO is ready to work 24 h per day , maximum pay For class 2 -10£, they dont understand we are Human And have family
Pros
For desperate
Cons
Last min Call, minimum hours, demanding
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On working for extra drivers I believed them to be a good agency but then unable to get your pay right and mucking you about I decided it wasn't me and left and decided to go elsewhere but that's not the end I got employment with another company but could not start till I had two references got one but extra drivers did not reply to numerous emails and after a month of trying to get a reference from them they withdrew the position and I had no job I don't believe this company should be able to advertise in the work place as they are not trustworthy enough and dont care about anybody as long as you earn them money and work for as little as possible
Pros
Getting correct pay
Cons
Sharks
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Firstly I drove a 2 hour round trip to register with this agency. They failed to inform culina of what I could and couldn’t do (no nights out etc etc) (When claimed they had) and when I was the only one to care for my sick child and couldn’t go to work at 4am the following morning( it was 1:00 am before my child fell asleep) there was no understanding. When I rang the following day to arrange going back to work they pretended to not know who I was and after a few minutes suddenly remember me. They said they would ring back and never did 5 days later I left agency. AVOID AVOID AVOID THIS AGENCY THERE TERRIBLE !!!!! (your not allowed a day off to care for you sick child)!!!!! ( they need new staff and management on driving side)
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Cons
A lot of cons
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It's just a job agency. They give you jobs in different clients, so everything changes if you go to another customer.
If you work through this agency, you have to count the money very carefully. Sometimes they forget to pay at all, sometimes they lower your rate or work time. They want to "self billing". It helps them pay for less than the work you have done.
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