J D Wetherspoon Reviews

Updated 3 Jul 2020

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3.5
67%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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J D Wetherspoon CEO and Director John Hutson
John Hutson
682 Ratings
  1. "good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Bar Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    food, fun, discount, easy, quick

    Cons

    shift work, can be long, busy, hectic, crazy

  2. "Great!"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Treasury Analyst in Watford, East of England, England

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon full-time

    Pros

    People in the organisation are wonderful.

    Cons

    None that come to mind.

  3. "Great student job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Kitchen Assistant in Hatfield, East of England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    20% Discount anytime, free drink and meal when working, great team that all help each other and get along well

    Cons

    will have to work weekends and evening shifts

  4. "Would recommend to anyone looking for extra cash"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bar/Kitchen Staff in Royal Leamington Spa, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very easy going environment. Decent pay for the work. Discount on the menu. Can increase pay and move up if interested in training and qualifications.

    Cons

    Can not think of any

  5. "Good Experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shift Manager in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good career path Good working flexibility

    Cons

    Early starts and late finishes

  6. "Duty manager"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Duty Manager in Manchester, England

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great team, great fun, good pay

    Cons

    Long hours, that's about it

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  7. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shift Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great progression opportunities and training.

    Cons

    What is expected with working weekends when have small children at home is a little unfair.

  8. "Good pay"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Bartender in London, England

    I worked at J D Wetherspoon full-time

    Pros

    Good pay Nice people Management are nice

    Cons

    hard work Customers can be demanding very busy environment

  9. "Great compant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Team Leader in Wimbledon, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Lots of benefits and great pay

    Cons

    Hard to progress and some bad customers

  10. "Good place to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Bar Staff/Hospitality in Manchester, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fun working environment, competitive pay

    Cons

    Never get many tips, but nothing apart from that

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