Carl's Jr Reviews | Glassdoor

Carl's Jr Reviews

Updated June 27, 2017
297 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-time Part-time

297 Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date

Pros
  • Simple job duties, and flexible hours (in 13 reviews)

  • Great co-workers and opportunity to improve customer service (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • Manager and Shift Leaders (Supervisors) (in 17 reviews)

  • Everyone who isn't part of drive thru or a front cashier barely speaks English (in 13 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "I learned a lot of how things shouldn't be done"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Member in San Dimas, CA
    Former Employee - Crew Member in San Dimas, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Carl's Jr part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Discounted food and consistent amount of hours

    Cons

    Working with hot equipment, lack of organization with management

    Advice to Management

    Schedules need to be given out at a consistent time, duties need to be relegated well so that there's always prepared product when needed, and more supplies should be ordered


  2. "HATED IT"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Crew Member/Cashier in Fairfield, CA
    Former Employee - Crew Member/Cashier in Fairfield, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Carl's Jr part-time

    Pros

    Some nice coworkers. Friendly customers. Nice manager.

    Cons

    No diversity, rarely got hours, & overall unprofessional.

    Advice to Management

    Give people more hours & rethink who you allow to be supervisors.


  3. "Worst ever"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - POS Transactions in Martinez, CA
    Former Employee - POS Transactions in Martinez, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Carl's Jr full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    If they have nobody you get all of the hours

    Cons

    You get treated poorly by every management there. The manager talks about everybody

    Advice to Management

    Focus on having less outside drama on the inside we are there to work and give out good customer service


  4. "Great job"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - People Person in San Francisco, CA
    Former Employee - People Person in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Carl's Jr full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly workplace nice people loved it

    Cons

    Location lot of unwanted elements

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing a great job


  5. "shift leader"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - SHIFT MANAGER | II YEARS in San Diego, CA
    Former Employee - SHIFT MANAGER | II YEARS in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Carl's Jr full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    always busy, time flies, free lunch

    Cons

    sometimes under staffed, morena blv carls is the busiest in SD with crazy lunch rush.

    Advice to Management

    na


  6. "First time working at a fast food place the experience was nice"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Cashier in Fresno, CA
    Former Employee - Cashier in Fresno, CA

    I worked at Carl's Jr (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great experience if you are trying to get into fast food are restaurant industry

    Cons

    Only offer part-time position & someday are slow so they have to cut hours


  7. "Meh"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Colorado Springs, CO
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Colorado Springs, CO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Carl's Jr full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Best pro is weaker fast food chain; less busy for similar wage to others. Advancements are false promises.

    Cons

    Management hierarchy is very sub standard. Problems don't get fixed even when urgent in timely manner. Avoid for better help.


  8. "Cashier"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Crew Member/Cashier in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Crew Member/Cashier in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Carl's Jr full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I like working for Carl's Jr because the offer great food that is charbroiled and uses Augus Beef and love our Hardee's biscuits we sell for breakfast.

    Cons

    The only down side is no enough employees some times to handle our busy lunch hours.

    Advice to Management

    We need more people to handle our daily rush hours.


  9. "Part time Crew Member"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Part Time Crew Member in Baldwin Park, CA
    Former Employee - Part Time Crew Member in Baldwin Park, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Carl's Jr (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The most awfullest employer ever saw

    Cons

    Hard to move up in this company once you are in

    Advice to Management

    They already let her go


  10. "General Manager"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - General Manager in Eugene, OR
    Current Employee - General Manager in Eugene, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Carl's Jr full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    I have never been taken care of so well by a company. Everyone is treated as a family. If you take care of your people they will take care of you!

    Cons

    We hold each other to a very high standard so work is always a challenge. But that helps make it fun! We have a broad menu but they try to make operations as simple as possible.


Showing 297 of 298 reviews
Reset Filters