BJ's Restaurants

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BJ's Restaurants Reviews in San Bruno, CA

Updated July 8, 2014
Updated July 8, 2014
217 Reviews
3.2
217 Reviews
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Greg Trojan
36 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Possibility to make good money if your a closing server (in 14 reviews)

  • Flexible schedule, when working with a (literally) almost hundred other servers, easy to get a shift covered (in 11 reviews)


Cons
  • long hours, crappy clientele, high turn-over thus servers are not very good (in 10 reviews)

  • You have a script to follow and secret shoppers come in to grade you, if you don't say the right things you could be fired (in 7 reviews)

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Great people, great work ethics!

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Host/Takeout in San Bruno, CA
    Former Employee - Host/Takeout in San Bruno, CA

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Flexible with work schedule, acknowledge a job well done, constructive criticism to better work ethic

    Cons

    Late nights, some colleagues are non-responsive to training and advice

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take more time for hiring process - some people who were hired were highly disappointing to work with

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Poor management team

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    • Senior Management
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    Former Employee - Server in San Bruno, CA
    Former Employee - Server in San Bruno, CA

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Quick cash, free food if untipped position, great co-workers

    Cons

    Depending on what city, the type of crowds can either make or break a shift. Management only care about the numbers

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Horrible!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Hostess in San Bruno, CA
    Former Employee - Hostess in San Bruno, CA

    I worked at BJ's Restaurants

    Pros

    Good pay, look into restaurant life

    Cons

    People promoted before you, hours unpredictable, mean guests

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

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