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Jimmy John's Reviews

Updated January 12, 2019
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Pros
  • "Fun fast paced relax work environment" (in 254 reviews)

  • "Flexible hours and lax work environment" (in 151 reviews)

Cons
  • "Incredibly high turnover rate of employees" (in 57 reviews)

  • "The high expectations of shaving is terrible for minimum wage job" (in 157 reviews)

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  1. "Great For College Students"

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    Current Employee - Delivery Driver & In-Shop Worker in Concord, NC
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver & In-Shop Worker in Concord, NC
    Recommends

    I have been working at Jimmy John's part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great job for college students, set schedule, decent tips (if you drive), awesome managers, low stress job (physically and mentally), easy to move pay up quickly

    Cons

    Lower pay compared to some places
    System for asking off or calling out in the case of sickness or emergency is way stricter than other food service jobs
    Miles/wear on your car, if you drive
    No benefits for part time


  2. "Great people to work with"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Jimmy John's part-time

    Pros

    Awesome job. Fun place to work at

    Cons

    No cons.. it’s a great place

  3. "A good summer job"

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    Former Employee - Delivery Driver
    Former Employee - Delivery Driver
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jimmy John's part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    You get to leave the shop.

    Cons

    You have to return to the shop.


  4. "This is cool"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jimmy John's part-time

    Pros

    There cool people are there.

    Cons

    No cons I could see.


  5. "It was alright"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Jimmy John's part-time

    Pros

    Good Manager
    Good timing on food

    Cons

    Tips in the area typically sucked

    Advice to Management

    tell the owner to leave the damn staff alone. You hired them for a reason.


  6. "Driver"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good tips easy job fun

    Cons

    Don't do this unless it's just for a little extra cash

    Advice to Management

    Be nicer to your employees lol


  7. "Driver"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Jimmy John's part-time

    Pros

    Everything was truly a great experience

    Cons

    Benefits of working were really lame

  8. "Driver"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Jimmy John's part-time

    Pros

    Tips not that bad have some good days

    Cons

    May pay for gas alot


  9. "Delivery driver"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Jimmy John's part-time

    Pros

    Very flexible with shift scheduling

    Cons

    I thought in-shop training could be better


  10. "Best Sub Shop in Rexburg"

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    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Rexburg, ID
    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Rexburg, ID
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jimmy John's part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great staff, easy hours, and terrific management

    Cons

    Very fast paced environment! Not for the slow folks.