What is it like to work at Specsavers?

3.4Work/Life Balance
3.0Salary/Benefits
3.3Job Security/Advancement
3.1Management
3.4Culture
3.0
Depends on the store
Written by Optical Assistant (Current Employee) from Dudley on 19 September 2018
Each store is run by their own management. Management are hardly understanding on any circumstance and usually depends on if your face fits. Wage is rubbish to say what we have to deal with on a daily basis (minimum wage). Breaks are hardly taken on time due to how busy the store can be and management roll eyes..... upping your sales are a must as you - more... get a commission based bonus which gets deducted if you haven’t met your targets or if the store hasn’t met it’s targets based of customer surveys. Always made to stay over in the store if customers are still in and aren’t encouraged to leave whi ... - less
ProsDiscount glasses for friends and family, 1 pair of glasses for £10
ConsLack of support, long hours, very busy
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