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Chuck E. Cheese Reviews

Updated Jul 14, 2019

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Found 1212 reviews

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46%
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61%
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Chuck E. Cheese CEO Tom Leverton
Tom Leverton
360 Ratings
Pros
  • "The majority of the time it is a fun environment(in 74 reviews)

  • "Free food when working, awesome coworkers, easy job(in 59 reviews)

Cons
  • "Salaried employees frequently have to skip out on breaks, work long hours (but that's relatively expected)(in 48 reviews)

  • "Upper management does not help keep the stores adequately staffed with managers(in 48 reviews)

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  1. "Where a kid can be a kid"

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    Current Employee - Cashier 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chuck E. Cheese part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It’s a great way to gain customers service skills

    Cons

    If you don’t have patience this job isn’t for you

    Chuck E. Cheese2019-07-15
  2. "Fun & Fast Paced"

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    Former Employee - Technical Manager 

    I worked at Chuck E. Cheese full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Fun, Fast Paced, Technical Work, Great Pay and Benefits

    Cons

    Consistently Pulled Away from Required Tasks to Handle Guest Relation Issues. Loud, Show Songs Repeat Several Times per Shift. Always on call

    Chuck E. Cheese2019-07-09
  3. "It was okay"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Nashville, TN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chuck E. Cheese part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It was an easy teen entry level job. The pay was better than minimum wage.

    Cons

    Working with kids was not always fun.

    Chuck E. Cheese2019-07-15
  4. "Good starter job."

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    Former Employee - Overall Food Service 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chuck E. Cheese part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You like families. You live nearby.

    Cons

    The back breaking labor and being thrown in multiple overwhelming situations. Under paid, under staffed.

    Chuck E. Cheese2019-07-11
  5. "Its eh"

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    Current Employee - Cashier 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chuck E. Cheese part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Discounts, free candy every so often, free soda, friendly people

    Cons

    Yelling kids,discounts are very small but it was meh, the rat suit is kinda hot in there

    Chuck E. Cheese2019-06-25
  6. "Less than okay"

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    Former Employee - Cast Member in Laurel, MD
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chuck E. Cheese part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Free Food, Free Candy, Free drinks

    Cons

    favoritism towards a particular race, highly immature management, hours, pay, customers

    Advice to Management

    act mature even though you work around nothing but kids.

    Chuck E. Cheese2019-07-09
  7. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Party Hostess in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chuck E. Cheese full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The pay and tips. Also a fun job

    Cons

    Manager was immature at times.

    Chuck E. Cheese2019-06-24
  8. "Great first job"

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      Former Employee - Party Host in Honolulu, HI

      I worked at Chuck E. Cheese part-time

      Pros

      Great work environment and enjoyed the staff.

      Cons

      Low pay for the amount of work that you do.

      Chuck E. Cheese2019-07-08
    • "idk..."

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      Current Employee - Cast Member 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Chuck E. Cheese part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      great if you like kids, half off food, pretty good work environment, tips for party hosts, opportunities to move up in the company, raises, flexible hours

      Cons

      wearing the suit, few breaks, unfair expectations for management which creates stress for all the staff, understaffing, too much emphasis on upselling which feels dirty, cleaning salad bar is DISGUSTING

      Chuck E. Cheese2019-07-09
    • "Pros and Cons of Chuck E. Cheese"

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      Former Employee - Kitchen and Gameroom in Aurora, CO
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Chuck E. Cheese part-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Fun lots of flexible hours and smooth flowing job

      Cons

      Not enough kitchen people and managers

      Advice to Management

      Too many unrealistic expectations

      Chuck E. Cheese2019-06-20
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