Jack in the Box
2.8 of 5 170 reviews
www.jackinthebox.com San Diego, CA 5000+ Employees

Jack in the Box Reviews

Updated Apr 6, 2014
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2.8 170 reviews

                             

50% Approve of the CEO

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Leonard A. Comma

(6 ratings)

39% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Excellent and Awsome

Fry Cook (Current Employee)
Midland, TX

I have been working at Jack in the Box

ProsThe people are great and its fast paced and time flys.

Conspay could be better but it is fast food

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Excellent place to work..

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
San Diego, CA

I have been working at Jack in the Box

ProsFast-paced, innovative environment offers lots of opportunity. Culture respects tenure as well as new ideas, often a difficult balance to achieve.

Company values it's employees, and attempts to provide work- life balance...few retention issues.

ConsLots of decisions-by-committee, which can be inefficient.

Advice to Senior ManagementDont be afraid to lead. The Leadship team is smart, capable, and there for a reason!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great team,

Team Lead - Sponsored (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ

I have been working at Jack in the Box

ProsOur store has a LOT of regular guests & the staff is very tenured

ConsIt would be nice to actually be promoted per the work I do in my store. From admin work, to 'shopping' to assisting the store manager run the store as best as possible.

Advice to Senior Managementnone at this time

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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THIS REVIEW APPLIES TO FRANCHISE JIB's

Cashier (Current Employee)
La Puente, CA

I have been working at Jack in the Box

Pros- Meet new people

- Self Confidence gets a boost (when working as a Cashier that its.)

Cons- Franchise Management

- Gets boring

- Becomes a "need" to work rather than a "want" to work.

- Some customers are dicks

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease do something about the franchise owners as they dont know what it is like to work there!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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OK

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
San Diego, CA

I have been working at Jack in the Box

Prosflex fridays; casual wear; free soda and coffee; on-site gym; new product tasting in the R&D test kitchen; ok compensation.

ConsReduction in force forces everyone to do 1.5 people job. Poor benefits. A lot if changes in the sr management

Advice to Senior ManagementThey need to listen employees more and hear their opinion before changes programs especially on decisions that impact the employee body.

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Working at Jack

Shift Leader (Current Employee)
Pacoima, CA

I have been working at Jack in the Box

ProsYou actually get your full 40 hours a week if your looking for a quick job that gives work.

ConsManagement is awful, customers not taken serious, job not taken serious and its a dirty environment.

Advice to Senior ManagementNothing.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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no personal life

Restaurant Manager (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ

I have been working at Jack in the Box

Prosgreat benifits and good pay for education level

Consno personal life, even when home you are still working and answering calls from the store

Advice to Senior Managementallow someone to take the time off you give them

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Nice starting position

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Annada, MO

I have been working at Jack in the Box

ProsJack in the Box is a nice place to gain experience in the food industry and provides numerous networking abilities.

ConsLong hours in the cold weather taking trash out to the garbage can and mopping the floors with a bucket that sat outside for a while and is filthy dirty

Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to strive for innovative new operations processes by honing in on the talent in which you are able to acquire,

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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An OK place to work, if you don't mind constant pressure.

Regional Franchise Consultant (Current Employee)
San Diego, CA

I have been working at Jack in the Box

ProsDecent salary & benefits. Set your own schedule. Great co-workers.

ConsConstant "Bean Counting" by upper management, you live & die by the "report card".

Advice to Senior ManagementEmininate "Eligible for re-hire" from the termination process for a below standard or dis-honest employee.

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Jack in the Box

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Phoenix, AZ

I have been working at Jack in the Box

ProsThe money is pretty good.

ConsUnreasonable goals are difficult to meet.

Advice to Senior ManagementSome expectations are too high.

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