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Merciless and completely unsupportive management. No job security for even the most loyal workers.

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Former Employee - Takeout/Deliveries in Bellevue, WA (US)
Former Employee - Takeout/Deliveries in Bellevue, WA (US)

I worked at Brinker part-time (more than an year)

Pros

-Occasionally good tips
- Nice coworkers

Cons

- Management will throw any employee "under the bus" and/or terminate them for any minor reason (if you're not randomly on their good side) without any counseling or correction first.
- Unreasonable work conditions due to firing people without hiring/cross training additional employees to fill the positions.
- Cannot speak your mind/voice reasonable opinions without repercussions.
- Management (as well as the employee New Hire booklet) is unknowledgeable of employee rights and laws.
- Empty promises of cross-training and promotions, cannot ask for any without getting shot down with no explanation. Only put where they want you without given the chance to prove yourself in other areas they still need someone.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Try supporting your employees for once. At least give them a chance instead of always siding with every dissatisfied customer you encounter.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1.  

    Worked for the company for ten years...

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    Former Employee - Bartender in Denver, CO (US)
    Former Employee - Bartender in Denver, CO (US)

    I worked at Brinker full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    I don't have to work there anymore

    Cons

    New upper management are the same people that destroyed Macaroni Grill (when was the last time yo ate there?)
    All grills have been taken out (it still says grill above the door though... not too honest) and replaced with infared convection microwaves. But staff is trained to LIE to guests about this...SHADY!!!
    Tenured employees are shown the door because they want to "change the culture" every six months
    Bartenders are required to WATERDOWN drinks!!!!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Go back to fast food where you belong!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to work!

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    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Dallas, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Dallas, TX (US)

    I worked at Brinker as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Very friendly yet professional environment. Most employees have been at the company for long-long time. Says a lot about the company culture.

    Cons

    Low attrition makes it difficult to create new positions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Great leadership team.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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