Meridian Business Support
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Loved it got employer of the month after getting a next contract at the time was the first person they took on from the agency for 2 years but they keep a lot more and I stayed with next for 6 years after and allways see them there looking after there staff
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Meridian lie to you about certain things when it comes to work an what they want you to do they don’t stick up for any of there employees they will say it’s there employers who have done wrong sack them no warnings nothing
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None
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Distespectful
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Good company to work for always get you work hours maybnot be the same as what they tell you but you can get some good hours some nice people but also some awful people
Pros
Good hours
Cons
treated like agency
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Not trained properly, payed wrong, the agency are awful to you, give you grief when you’re ill, speak down to you and think there better then you! Not enough break and worked to hard for what you get payed
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Nothing
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Alot
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They sign you up to work temp for few months but you only get to work December then they don’t need you but they still sign new people up for their agency
Pros
Nice people on the phone
Cons
No work for you
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Excellent team, payment is always spit on and on time. They have many clients so work is always available. Great experience! Any problems would arise are dealt with swiftly. All the staff are really friendly and understanding, the cooperation is excellent!
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I was to start work in a local area that I was unknown of and meridian phoned 2 hours before the opening hours to direct me to my work from my current location instead of telling me how it’s all my fault and should have checked beforehand meridian helped me get there great work and support from a agency and I’ve been in numerous agency’s this is one of the good ones they actually help
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Good pay
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Distance
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Only listen to their supervisors even if they are wrong. They don't care about anyone else. I would not recommend anyone to work here unless you are looking for undue stress.
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No pros
Cons
unfair treatment
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Official response from Meridian Business Support
26 October 2020
Hi there, we are sorry you feel this way but as we discussed with you, you were not following social distancing rules despite many warnings, so the client had no choice but to let you go.
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This is one of the best agencies I’ve ever seen, the are so friendly and kind, they do so much for you as well as check up on you after a couple of weeks when you start a placement just to see if you are getting on alright.I would highly recommend meridian to anybody looking for work.What a fantastic company :)
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Good hours and good money
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Me and another guy was told we are to go onto Night Shift at a rate of pay of just over £10 we worked on Nights for a few weeks when we received our wage slips online we found out our wages were way below the said amount when i contacted Meridian i was told they had made a mistake and the wage for nights is the lower amount when i have worked for the company for 3 months i go onto the higher rate of pay the thing is my contract with the company was only for two months , pure con artists they are as much use as a fire exit door in a dinghy !!!!!!!
Pros
Non
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poor wages
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Official response from Meridian Business Support
26 October 2020
Hi there, we are really sorry to hear this, if you can email marketing@meridianbs.co.uk and let us know which branch you worked for we will look into it.
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They are ok to work, easy work, great people. Liked using the forklift and supporting other members of staff when required and helping out around the warehouse
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I started with meridian as a FLT Driver working at Alpla in Golborne. The shifts are long but they are rewarding. If you are an FLT Driver There is no hard graft You pair 2 of the same pallets up, scan them and put them on their designated trailer it’s that simple. It’s the easiest job in the world, if you are a confident driver who can keep up with the fast paced environment, if you keep your head down you will be taken on with the company.
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I enjoyed working there it was fast paced I developed some skills and experience that will help me progress in the future. I was comfortable working at the till and speaking to xhsy
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Suits my current requirements, much more friendly than other agencies in my experience. The process of recruitment was less painful than it seems to be elsewhere.
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Most of the people I worked with were friendly. We would talk to one another but managed to stay on top of our work. I never felt stressed while working there and could always ask a co-worker for help.
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I’ve been working for a logistics company in Yeovil for Honeywell aerospace, currently I’ve been there 4 months and am loving it! Pay is really good, really nice people to work with and get lots of opportunities. The only down side as I’m an agency worker my contract can end anytime. Other than that meridian is amazing and offer so much support! Thank you
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Provides great trainings. Good management. Long working hours. No overtime paid for working in the office. Great annual conference. Amazing support team
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I work for meridian not long time is agency very helpful,I was painting a school in Colindale was good experience very good management and supportive,happy to work as a team to make a good job and highly standard
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They told u a lot of lies!! Today u are ok at work and next day they don t need you anymore but they still call another people for the job but in the same time they will tell you is no more work...
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They don’t stand up for you. They don’t help you. You feel as if they’re against you with everything. There is little job security and because you’re ‘temp’ and ‘agency’ it’s as if they believe they can stop and start your work with no warning. Avoid.
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I joined meridian over a year ago now and have to say they are far from the best recruitment agency I have worked for. They are always happy to help with what ever it is you may need.
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