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Long John Silver's Reviews

Updated June 16, 2017
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Pros
  • The old people are nice sometimes (in 4 reviews)

  • Great people to work with,the manager was able to work great with my schedule, it had a nice family atmosphere (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • Real low pay starting at around (in 5 reviews)

  • It is typically a minimum wage job (in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Unemployed"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Guest Service Team Member - Cashier in Henderson, NC
    Current Employee - Guest Service Team Member - Cashier in Henderson, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Long John Silver's part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great work environment, Great food, Great people

    Cons

    Down time, Some costumers, Management

    Advice to Management

    Hire me back


  2. "Shift Leader"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shift Leader in Indianapolis, IN
    Former Employee - Shift Leader in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Long John Silver's full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Company to work for

    Cons

    Pay Could be better or less hours

  3. "Team Member"

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    Current Employee - Cook/Pre-Closer in Oak Ridge, TN
    Current Employee - Cook/Pre-Closer in Oak Ridge, TN

    I have been working at Long John Silver's (More than a year)

    Pros

    Long John Silvers in Oak Ridge is a family type unit with a team environment that is customer focused and is willing to work with employees' schedules.

    Cons

    Sometimes, late hours are required for clean up and preparation. Multiple fans for cooks would be nice, as it sometimes gets overheated.


  4. "cook"

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    Former Employee - Cook in Covington, VA
    Former Employee - Cook in Covington, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Long John Silver's full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    great people to work with

    Cons

    lots of degreaser was used

    Advice to Management

    nothing keep things moving


  5. "Cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Mount Carmel, IL
    Former Employee - Cashier in Mount Carmel, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Long John Silver's part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people to work with,the manager was able to work great with my schedule, it had a nice family atmosphere

    Cons

    Unfair treatment favorites etc . Unfair workloads givin to people. Not letting go useless help just because of favoritism or relationship

    Advice to Management

    Kindness is the way


  6. "Great for 1st Job"

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    Current Employee - Team Member in Rome, GA
    Current Employee - Team Member in Rome, GA

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

    Pros

    You get paid $7.25/hour
    Friendly coworkers

    Cons

    You don't get any benefits
    You don't get breaks


  7. "Shrimp boat captain"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Shrimp Boat Captain in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Shrimp Boat Captain in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Long John Silver's (More than a year)

    Pros

    Endless amounts of free hush puppies

    Cons

    The catfish is not that great

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your boat captains

  8. "Long John Silvers"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rockwall, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rockwall, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    People are nice, good pay, fun

    Cons

    Managers are a little strict, people can get mad easily, people like to steal food and then blame the cashier for giving them the "wrong" order

    Advice to Management

    I like getting money but as strict as they are for no reason, is stressful for people!


  9. "Shift manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shift Manager in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Shift Manager in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Long John Silver's full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    I like being the manager in charge

    Cons

    There are no automatic raises or evaluations

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate your employees from team member to general managers.


  10. "restaurant manager"

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    Former Employee - Restaurant Manager in Nowata, OK
    Former Employee - Restaurant Manager in Nowata, OK
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Long John Silver's (More than a year)

    Pros

    Pay was good like working for yum brand

    Cons

    did not care for the new owners.


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