J D Wetherspoon Overview

  • www.jdwetherspooncareers.co.uk
  • Watford, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1979
  • Company - Public (JDW)
  • Casual Restaurants
  • $1 to $2 billion (USD)

CompetitorsMcDonald's, Pret A Manger, Lidl
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JD Wetherspoon is a leading pub operator in the UK & Ireland. Founder Chairman, Tim Martin opened the very first ‘Wetherspoon’, in Muswell Hill, north London, back in 1979. Today, Tim and the company run over 850 pubs and hotels, spread right across the UK & more recently, ...

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J D Wetherspoon Reviews

3.5
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818 Ratings
29 Dec 2020
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"Very good"

Former Employee - Student in Dublin, Dublin

I worked at J D Wetherspoon full-time

Pros

Good pay and great progression opportunities

Cons

Could be seen as quite as stressful job
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Diversity & Inclusion at J D Wetherspoon

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J D Wetherspoon Interviews

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Positive71%
Negative13%
Neutral16%
Getting an Interview
Applied online87%
In Person9%
Employee Referral1%
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    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. I interviewed at J D Wetherspoon (United Kingdom)

    Interview

    Interviewed with the pub manager, about 30 mins or so. Questions were situational based. This was the only stage and was offered a job at the end of the interview.
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    Situational based questions, e.g. name a time when you demonstrated teamwork?

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J D Wetherspoon Awards & Accolades

  • Top Employer 2019Top Employers Institute2019
  • Overall WinnerLoo of the Year Awards2018

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Does J D Wetherspoon have a pension plan?

...Shares, discount, good wage, bonus, pension, free meals on shift, health plan...

21 July 2019

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