Royal Mail Careers and Employment

What is it like to work at Royal Mail?

3.8Work/Life Balance
3.5Job Security/Advancement
All dependent on location
Written by Postman/Driver (Current Employee) from Scotland on 10 November 2018
I've read, agreed with and experienced most of the situations mentioned in the reviews I've read.
Having worked in six different delivery offices, I can say that the experience of working for Royal Mail massively depends on where you work and who for.
I've been forced/expected to work overtime without pay.
I've also been able to book overtime without - more... supervision or question.
I've worked for fair bosses and people who should not be in a supervisory role!
I've worked with good natured, friendly, hard working posties and some lazy, dishonest, whingers.
It's a great job that's very easy and ... - less
ProsPay. Early finishes.
ConsWhingers (colleagues and public!). Saturday working.
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