Burger King Reviews

Updated 14 September 2014
Updated 14 September 2014
654 Reviews
2.7
654 Reviews
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Daniel Schwartz
104 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Get paid weekly, 50% discount on lunch and sometimes get to bring home free food (in 37 reviews)

  • Opportunity to gain great experience in a fast paced environment (in 24 reviews)


Cons
  • no work-life balance, extreme amount of work due to lack of people (in 14 reviews)

  • Long hours, no offices, no sense of being a part of something bigger (in 24 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    it was sfantastic

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    Former Employee - Cashier  in  Lilburn, GA (US)
    Former Employee - Cashier in Lilburn, GA (US)

    I worked at Burger King full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    work-life balance personal growth

    Cons

    time off polocies leadership and office culuture

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    discussing compensation

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    I had an awesome experience at Burger King.

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    Current Employee - Shift Manager  in  Bethlehem, PA (US)
    Current Employee - Shift Manager in Bethlehem, PA (US)

    I have been working at Burger King full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You can learn a lot about the fast food industry, and food and health safety.

    Cons

    Your hours change every week and it takes great patience to deal with some of the customers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Learn to listen to your employees because they are the ones who will make your business a success.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Best Place Only For Food

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    Current Employee - Fast Food/Customer Service  in  Manisa (Turkey)
    Current Employee - Fast Food/Customer Service in Manisa (Turkey)

    I have been working at Burger King full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    You can learn team work.

    Cons

    No good salary at all and all managers are so selfish.

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  5.  

    Services

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    Current Employee - Cook  in  Bossier City, LA (US)
    Current Employee - Cook in Bossier City, LA (US)

    I have been working at Burger King part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Quick drive thru,nice greater the parking lot was WV a discussion

    Cons

    None in and out services
    Restroom terrible,food horrible

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Much training needed

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Most of responsibility, aggressive timelines, uneducated population

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Miami, FL (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL (US)

    I have been working at Burger King full-time

    Pros

    The best reasons to work there are the bonuses, if you can get them.

    Cons

    The base salary is low. The hours can be very long. Not really meritocratic in all positions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treat your employees like people.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    It was a fulfilling and stimulating experience with many opportunities to fine tune my skills and work in a team environ

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant  in  Miami, FL (US)
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Miami, FL (US)

    I worked at Burger King full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    You have a chance to work with talented people and the corporate culture at the time was outstanding in terms of empowerment and amenities.

    Cons

    Leadership at various times could be challenging and required effort from me to keep it in perspective. The training opportunities in some areas diminished.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Foster the team environment and value employee contributions.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Chance and challenge

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    Former Employee - Senior Human Resources Manager  in  Shanghai, Shanghai (China)
    Former Employee - Senior Human Resources Manager in Shanghai, Shanghai (China)

    I worked at Burger King full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Do appreciate and promote good people in the restaurant level, lot chance when expansion in the market.

    Cons

    labor intensive industry. sensitive to government minimum pay regulations, etc.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Worst place to work

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    Former Employee - Shift Manager  in  Saint Louis, MO (US)
    Former Employee - Shift Manager in Saint Louis, MO (US)

    I worked at Burger King full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    No pros that job is very stressful that's not healthy

    Cons

    U work all hrs with no help not enough pay and they still treat u like dirt

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper management needs to b replace she dnt know how to talk to people and has a bad attitude

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    fast food--it is what it is

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    Current Employee - Cashier  in  Chesapeake, VA (US)
    Current Employee - Cashier in Chesapeake, VA (US)

    I have been working at Burger King part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    not much-grease-less than friendly or intelligent co-workers-they are desparate and it shows

    Cons

    gross fast food-what else can we say-yuck-yuck-eat at home-you don't want to know what happens behind the scenes

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Really not worth a life job unless first job

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    Current Employee - Crew Member  in  Kissimmee, FL (US)
    Current Employee - Crew Member in Kissimmee, FL (US)

    I have been working at Burger King full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    make friends with the workers.

    Cons

    cleaning, customers, rushes, attitude, stocking

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    We mean something too you know that right?

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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