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Zaxby's Reviews

Updated February 17, 2017
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Zaxby's President and CEO Zach W. McLeroy
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  • Starting pay is usually minimum wage (in 27 reviews)

  • bad manager equals crappy job, low pay, and horrible work environment (in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Zaxby's"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Crew Member in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Senior Crew Member in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    50% off when working.
    Really easy job.
    Hours available.
    Will hire anyone including felons and the mentally challenged.
    Good food

    Cons

    Hard to get promoted.
    No discount when not working.
    Limit of 8 dollars on the discounted meal and the food is expensive.

    Advice to Management

    Give everyone free meals when working at least. Look for Leadership candidates and talk to them about being a leader in the kitchen.


  2. "Cook"

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    Current Employee - Cook in Cameron, NC
    Current Employee - Cook in Cameron, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Fun and easy if you know what to do

    Cons

    People leaving the kitchen alot


  3. "Good place to work if the management has there stuff together."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Zaxby's part-time

    Pros

    Pretty easy
    Good food
    Fun place to wook

    Cons

    Stressful
    If your not fast paced this is not for you
    Startin pay is minimum wage


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  5. "Great co-workers overall and reasonable management."

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Greer, SC
    Former Employee - Cashier in Greer, SC
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    Management was understanding, easy to trade hours wit co-workers when necessary

    Cons

    One bad manager as can be expected most places

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!


  6. "Shift Leader"

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    Former Employee - Shift Leader in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Shift Leader in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Customer service oriented, christian music, good food

    Cons

    Management should Increase pay rates and give bigger raises.

    Advice to Management

    Pay employees more and they will stay.


  7. "Perfect for teenagers with busy schedules"

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Liberty, MO
    Current Employee - Cashier in Liberty, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very flexible hours, it's a great and fun work environment.

    Cons

    You have to remind your manager to let you go on break, because it's such a fast moving environment that you often forget when it's time for your lunch/dinner break.


  8. "Cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Fast paced, simple, plenty of hours

    Cons

    High turnover rate-would often have to come in for other employees


  9. "line cook and food runner"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good food every work day

    Cons

    high turnover rate and low energy


  10. "GM"

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    Current Employee - General Manager
    Current Employee - General Manager

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

    Pros

    Great culture. Care about employees.

    Cons

    Long hours, low pay. No benefits

    Advice to Management

    Increase pay structure


  11. "Cook"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cook in Winston-Salem, NC
    Current Employee - Cook in Winston-Salem, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Zaxby's full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Cooking some good oh chicken.

    Cons

    30 hours a week. 7.25

    Advice to Management

    Keep pushing



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