Chessington World Of Adventures Reviews

Updated Sep 16, 2021

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3.3
35%
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Chessington World Of Adventures Divisional Director Tim Harrison-Jones (no image)
Tim Harrison-Jones
39 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good staff, Nice department management, free tickets(in 10 reviews)

  • "A really fun working environment(in 10 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours, little money, same canteen food,(in 9 reviews)

  • "At the bottom of the ladder it's pretty much minimum wage, as expected(in 6 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Chessington world of adventures

      Aug 30, 2021 - F & B Host in Chessington, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      20 free merlin attractions passes per year

      Cons

      Tasks and jobs can be repetitive

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Alright

      Sep 16, 2021 - Ride Operator in Chessington, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fun rides and good work socials

      Cons

      The groups and teams are very cliquey

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee

      No comment

      Aug 21, 2021 - Sales Associate in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Too far to travel and not enough pay

      Cons

      Learning new intense skills and working your way up as an operator

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    4. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Summer months

      Aug 17, 2021 - Games Host 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      nice environment to work in, both customers and staff were friendly so I was able to settle in quite quickly

      Cons

      I would often end up going home later than the agreed working hours as we had to stock up so working hours would always be different

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good

      Jul 23, 2021 - Team Member in Chessington, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The people are nice and kind.

      Cons

      The tasks can be quite boring when the park is empty

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee

      No

      Aug 3, 2021 - Food and Beverage 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people to work with and easy to change shifts

      Cons

      The pay is absolutely crap with only £6.56 an hour and some managers are annoying

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    7. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Rubbish

      Jul 22, 2021 - F & B Host in Wimbledon, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Free merlin pass Flexible working hours

      Cons

      Moody customers Lot of cleaning after customers

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Customer service

      Jul 15, 2021 - Food and Beverage Host in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good team who made the work enjoyable

      Cons

      Short breaks, low salary, dealing with rude customers

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Okay

      Jul 9, 2021 - Customer Service Advisor in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of parking Bike to work scheme

      Cons

      Bad Pay Poor HR Colleagues cant operate at high levels

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Decent work

      Jun 27, 2021 - Food and Beverage Host in Chessington, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible hours and on the job training

      Cons

      Low pay and can get extremely busy and tiring

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