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Wendy's Reviews

Updated February 16, 2017
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Wendy's President and Chief Executive Officer Emil Brolick
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  • Pay is minimum wage, not many raises (in 112 reviews)

  • Shift disorder Long hours Disorderly customers (in 93 reviews)

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  1. "Crewman"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Former Employee - Team Member in Folsom, CA
    Former Employee - Team Member in Folsom, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    lots of hour and great team

    Cons

    hard to get time off


  2. "Grill close"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    I see people on here saying they don't hire people with a record, or smokers, or allow visible tattoos, well I'm a double felon with facial tattoos who smokes a pack a day and I work at Wendy's, my managers and owners are amazing! They don't care what you look like as long as you WORK, they don't care what you do at home just don't mix home life and work life or Vice versa

    Cons

    Hire teenagers who are still in school, on my shift they must be out by 10pm so they know this and they slack cuz they clock out same time anyway, while those who are not minors have to finish their work or stay later

    Advice to Management

    Make me full time I got 5 kids


  3. "Learn what comes on each sandwich think about it ! Wendy's single, double ,and triple all contain the same ingredients"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Current Employee - Crew Member/Grill Cook in Amarillo, TX
    Current Employee - Crew Member/Grill Cook in Amarillo, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wendy's (More than a year)

    Pros

    You have fun while learning😍 and if you want the hours for the money this this is the corporation . I make really good money too for two week I made 486.87 ! Whoa ! Impressed that's why Wendy's is right for you

    Cons

    Theirs not one .friendly staff great food like I said their is nothing wrong with Wendy's it's like a peaceful utopia!

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work y'all love every time I walk up into work


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  5. "Wendy's Review"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier, Sandwich Maker in Metairie, LA
    Former Employee - Cashier, Sandwich Maker in Metairie, LA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    It feels like a family over there.

    Cons

    You have to deal with grumpy customers.


  6. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Franchise Business Consultant
    Former Employee - Franchise Business Consultant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great company with advancement opportunities

    Cons

    Multi-Unit management Franchise side requires tons of travel, mostly by car.

    Advice to Management

    Keep working on inovation


  7. "Cashier"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Current Employee - Cashier in Leesville, LA
    Current Employee - Cashier in Leesville, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wendy's part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Early morning shift was great for me

    Cons

    Benefits/ Insurance could be better with more hours

    Advice to Management

    To extend the hours for morning shift prep crew


  8. "Great Chains"

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    Former Employee - Chain Tester
    Former Employee - Chain Tester
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Wendy's full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    The chains are very good

    Cons

    Not always the best but sometimes.

    Advice to Management

    Work hard! Many long!


  9. "Food Rocks!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    Current Employee - General Manager in Raleigh, NC
    Current Employee - General Manager in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wendy's full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great fun working with the people and awesome food. Having so much fun, the day passes quickly. They keep updating their restaurants!

    Cons

    Great Food! Lot of customers. You have to love people if you want to work here. People who don't like people stay away.

    Advice to Management

    Have to know your systems. Have some food service back ground a plus, thus knowing the basics of food safety a help.


  10. "Good"

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

    I worked at Wendy's full-time

    Pros

    You meet nice people and the job is non stressful

    Cons

    Their food don't taste like McDonalds

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


  11. "Flexible"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Wendy's full-time

    Pros

    Typically speaking, Wendy's will work with your school schedule which makes it an acceptable job during the semester.

    Cons

    As one could assume, the work is not particularly oriented toward your career-development unless you plan to work up through management positions.



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