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J D Wetherspoon Reviews

Updated Aug 15, 2019

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J D Wetherspoon CEO John Hutson
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525 Ratings
  1. "Standard bar work"

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    Former Employee - Bar Associate in Salisbury, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people to work with. Easy work

    Cons

    Long shifts and too many closes in same week

    Advice to Management

    Fewer closes in the same week.

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-15
  2. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Kitchen Associate in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good hours sometimes flexible good holiday pay training and uniform provided

    Cons

    no progression no raises too much work no appreciation rota keeps changing

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-15
  3. "good company"

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    Current Employee - Bar Staff 

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon part-time

    Pros

    weekly pay is really good

    Cons

    long shifts are very annoying

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-15
  4. "Satisfied"

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    Current Employee - Shift Leader 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Progression, pay, benefits, the team and friendly

    Cons

    Unsociable hours, staffing levels, rude customers

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-14
  5. "good"

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    Former Employee - Bar Associate in Sale, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good money and good environment

    Cons

    working hours and management aren't too good

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-13
  6. "Friendly staff, flexible hours"

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    Former Employee - Bartender in Brighton, England

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff, flexible hours. t .

    Cons

    Customers, short staffed. t t

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-11
  7. "Good team, good pay"

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    Former Employee - Bar Tender 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon part-time

    Pros

    Nice team of people Good Pay Mostly fun work

    Cons

    Long hours Not much support People can be rude

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-09
  8. "Fantastic"

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    Current Employee - Kitchen Manager in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    40 hour working week, great team, highly involved area manager and higher management. Fantastic pay.

    Cons

    High turn over of staff

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-09
  9. "Management"

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    Current Employee - Pub Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great opportunities to progress

    Cons

    Feeling like a number

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-08
  10. "It’s alright"

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    Current Employee - Kitchen Shift Leader in Bristol, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Don’t have to work with the public, can make good working friendships, decent bonus scheme. Free food.

    Cons

    Wether-cest. Working for a lobbyist. Can’t call in sick, even when actually sick. To the detriment of my mental health. Long hours. Lack of breaks. Associates don’t care about their jobs.

    Advice to Management

    Look after your staff.

    J D Wetherspoon2019-08-07
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