Thorpe Park Reviews

Updated 10 Jun 2020

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3.6
69%
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77%
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Thorpe Park Divisional Director Dominic Jones (no image)
Dominic Jones
19 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free tickets, go on rides before and after park opens sometimes(in 16 reviews)

  • "Discounts on food rides and tickets(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours with no water breaks in extreme heat(in 23 reviews)

  • "Late shifts end after last Thorpe park bus(in 6 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Food and Beverage Host in Chertsey, England

    I worked at Thorpe Park full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible working Great way to earn money alongside studies Working with an enthusiastic bunch of like-minded people

    Cons

    Sometimes long hours Minimal additional perks

  2. "Good company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Electrical Engineer in Thorpe, South East England, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Thorpe Park full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Excellent for professional development and progression, good shift patterns, great team, great team leaders, free passes for merlin attractions

    Cons

    Pay is at the average level, pension is poor. Overall benefits package could be improved.

  3. "Worst job I ever had"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Host in Chertsey, England

    I worked at Thorpe Park part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Free Merlin pass but that's about it

    Cons

    No support what so ever from management

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  4. "Okayish Job"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Rides and Attractions Host in Staines, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Thorpe Park full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Free tickets, go on rides before and after park opens sometimes

    Cons

    Short breaks, little pay, on feet all day

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  5. "Je"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Outpatient Counselor 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Thorpe Park full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Make friends Free tickets to merlin

    Cons

    Long hours Working in the rain

  6. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Host 

    I worked at Thorpe Park part-time

    Pros

    Everyone around your age (16-22) Informal and Relaxed Good Benefits

    Cons

    Poor Leadership at times High staff turnover

  7. "Great summer job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Computer Lab 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Thorpe Park full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Free tickets Making new friends

    Cons

    Long hours Short breaks Minimum pay

  8. "Good for under 18s"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Corporate Trust Relationship Manager in Staines, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Thorpe Park part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good social work environment, fun incentives

    Cons

    They will keep you there as long as possible, especially if over 18, pay is bad

  9. "Good"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Customer Assistant in Chertsey, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thorpe Park part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The pay , got to meet and talk to to a lot more people

    Cons

    Breaks were randomly set

  10. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thorpe Park full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    fun at time, great people to work with

    Cons

    weather conditions an be harsh

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