B&Q

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Good Jobs Score

Our assessment of how good the jobs are at B&Q, based on what 60 employees have told us.

Before you apply for a job at B&Q, know what it’s really like…

We’ve surveyed 60 current employees about their job at B&Q. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Stores £8.05–8.90

From 40 hourly employees

  • Pays less than the Real Living Wage

    Not great
  • People under 25 get paid less than everyone else doing the same job

    Not great
  • People get paid every month

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Good

Hours

  • This employer uses low hours, part time and full time contracts

  • People work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Excellent
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • There’s no consistency in when people get their schedule

    Not great
  • Most managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    Good
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good

Benefits

  • People get proper sick pay

    Excellent
  • Most people find it easy to book holidays

    Good

Workplace

  • Most people feel stressed here

    Not great
  • Most people recommend working with their team

    Good
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Students say this is a good place to work if you’re studying

    Excellent
  • Parents say this is a good place to work if you have childcare responsibilities

    Excellent
  • Only some people get enough training when they start

    Not great
  • Most people are given support to progress here

    Good
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • People think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Bad