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Thorpe Park Reviews

Updated 11 Feb 2020

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3.4
65%
Recommend to a Friend
66%
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Thorpe Park Divisional Director Dominic Jones (no image)
Dominic Jones
18 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free tickets to merlin Attractions(in 15 reviews)

  • "Discounts on food rides and tickets(in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours with no water breaks in extreme heat(in 22 reviews)

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

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  1. "Je"

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    • 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

    Thorpe Park2020-02-11
  2. "Great Place to Work"

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    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

    Thorpe Park2020-02-09
  3. "Great summer job"

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    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

    Thorpe Park2020-01-21
  4. "Good for under 18s"

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    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

    Thorpe Park2020-01-21
  5. "Good"

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    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

    Thorpe Park2019-11-16
  6. "Good place to work"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    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

    Thorpe Park2019-11-02
  7. "Decent place to work, nice people"

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    Current Employee - Retail in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    lovely staff and made so many friends there

    Cons

    don’t get the recognition you deserve

    Continue reading
    Thorpe Park2019-10-24
  8. "Good starting job"

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    Former Employee - F and B Host 

    I worked at Thorpe Park part-time

    Pros

    good for younger workers who need to work around timetables

    Cons

    not alot really other than strict uniform policy

    Thorpe Park2019-10-10
  9. "Fins"

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    Current Employee - Food and Beverage Host 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Thorpe Park full-time

    Pros

    Discounts on food rides and tickets

    Cons

    Long hours finishing late after a busy dinner service

    Thorpe Park2019-08-05
  10. "Working at a theme park"

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    Former Employee - Rides Host in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Working on rides is fun

    Cons

    Pay, canteen food, abuse from customers, long hours, unpaid overtime

    Continue reading
    Thorpe Park2019-09-06

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