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J D Wetherspoon Employee Reviews about "good pay"

Updated Nov 26, 2019

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3.5
63%
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J D Wetherspoon CEO John Hutson
John Hutson
592 Ratings
Pros
  • "Learnt a lot about how a big pub works(in 113 reviews)

  • "It’s good pay, 28 days holiday a year 40 hour per week(in 93 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours/Late shifts - comes with working in a pub(in 176 reviews)

  • "Some management tend to forget that running the pub from the office can create tension with associates(in 174 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work and progress"

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    Current Employee - Bar & Floor Associate in Leicester, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay Great staff Friendly atmosphere Easy to progress

    Cons

    Awkward shift patterns making it hard to have a work/life balance

    J D Wetherspoon2019-11-27
  2. "Exciting, busy, never a dull day, amazing staff."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very good pay, lovely staff, and also lovely customers

    Cons

    Nights can be a bit of a nightmare as people are drinking alot.

    J D Wetherspoon2019-11-23
  3. "Good Experience Whilst Studying"

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    Former Employee - Bar Associate 

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

    Pros

    Flexible hours, some great staff, good pay, great job to have whilst studying

    Cons

    Potentially long hours as well as late.

    J D Wetherspoon2019-11-05
  4. "Shop assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Birkenhead, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay and happy people

    Cons

    Bad management dukhh nhg Night

    Advice to Management

    More clean And tidy place to waou

    J D Wetherspoon2019-10-29
  5. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good people, good pay for students, flexible hours if you ask.

    Cons

    Can be tiring if you work long hours or are down people

    J D Wetherspoon2019-10-29
  6. "Good pay, average job"

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    Current Employee - Associate in Liverpool, England
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible, Good pay for the role, good group of people usually

    Cons

    Not a lot of chance to progress, hours can be bad sometimes, managers not pulling weight

    J D Wetherspoon2019-11-07
  7. "Great company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Shift Manager in Liverpool, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    It’s good pay, 28 days holiday a year 40 hour per week. You can apply for shares with the company after you’ve been with them for 18 months (free money) you can apply for a flexible rota after you have been with the company 26 weeks and they will try there best to help. Free meals and soft drink on your breaks. 50% discount when you work for your meals and soft drinks and 20% on meals and alcohol when your off. ... Great opportunity to process in the company.

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    Cons

    There are no cons for me.

    J D Wetherspoon2019-10-08
  8. "Good overall"

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    Current Employee - Bar Associate in Edinburgh, Scotland
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Good team vibe, good pay for the job done with bonuses

    Cons

    Sometimes long hours, early morning starts

    J D Wetherspoon2019-10-23
  9. "Has its moments"

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    Current Employee - Kitchen Manager in Shawlands, Scotland

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

    Pros

    Good pay, benefits r getting better n wen working with good team, it's a great place to work

    Cons

    No social life, expectation to do extra hours without properly compensated.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your staff more

    J D Wetherspoon2019-09-30
  10. "Wasn’t a bad employer"

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    Current Employee - Waitress/Bar Staff in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay. Good amount of holidays. Regulars are always friendly.

    Cons

    Management can be disrespectful and not listen to your views. Some staff are rude. Lots of gossip with people around the pub.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees and don’t speak to them like they’re nothing just because you feel like it.

    J D Wetherspoon2019-10-08
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