J D Wetherspoon Bar Associate Reviews

Updated 15 May 2021

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  1. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Fine with good staff

    15 May 2021 - Bar Associate 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Fun, good friends, good breaks, cheap food on shift

    Cons

    Unsociable hours, busy loud music

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good job for students

    12 May 2021 - Bar Associate in Nottingham, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Flexible work hours Friendly atmosphere Been furloughed this year Make friends that are also students Able to transfer job to other locations if moving Monthly Bonus

    Cons

    Stressful environment Have to work with some rude customers Often understaffed

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  3. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good place to work for

    12 May 2021 - Bar Associate in Chepstow, Wales, Wales
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good place to work if your a student or looking for your first job

    Cons

    Lots of manual labour and on your feet all day long

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  4. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Wetherspoons

    13 May 2021 - Bar Associate in Heathrow, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    - Flexible working hours - Decent pay - Social environment

    Cons

    - Can be physically draining

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  5. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Ok to work for as a student

    15 May 2021 - Bar Associate in Leicester, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Bonus, decent pay, discount - good for a student part time job

    Cons

    Poor management, organisation, favouritism from management even if people were terrible at their job

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Good for students

    10 May 2021 - Bar Associate in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Northern Ireland
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good training and excellent benefits for what the job is

    Cons

    Super busy and often understaffed

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  7. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Good Summer experience

    8 May 2021 - Bar Associate 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good shift flexibility and team culture

    Cons

    Low pay and shift times can be unsociable hours

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Decent for part time work

    6 May 2021 - Bar Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Competitive wage and friendly staff

    Cons

    Very branch dependent for management teams

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  9. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Pleasant but trying

    6 May 2021 - Bar Associate in Leicester, England, England
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Flexible shifts, friendly management/coworkers, bonus schemes

    Cons

    Clientele, very busy over festive periods

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    QUality

    6 May 2021 - Bar Staff 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    lovely place to work at with good pay

    Cons

    intense work and scary bosses

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