Regional Executive Chef, Compass Group (Former Employee) – Reston, VA – October 29, 2018
In my opinion, Thompson Hospitality operated in a continuous dysfunctional manner on a daily basis that benefited neither the staff or the organization. I am glad that I had the opportunity to move on.
Custodian/Janitor (Current Employee) – Nashville-Davidson, TN – October 11, 2018
it is a good laid back job, but if you will like more hours and have better management you should go elsewhere. sometimes it goes by very quick. but i would like a job that will keep me busy so i can have more hours
Executive Catering Chef (Former Employee) – Norfolk, VA – September 12, 2018
I was the executive catering chef. I left my position do to lack of staff, help and resources to do the job properly. When ask for help I was told it wasn't there and just to make it happen. As much catering as they do you can't even have a staff to back you up. It is always "just make it happen". I've worked catering before and it was nothing like this. They will make changes hours before there party adding stuff you don't have. The add on's was ridiculous with no sense of care to see if we could even do the party. I was also told by upper management when asked for staff that "it's not my problem". The catering department there is like a red headed step child. You get no help support resources nothing. So who ever they get now to do this job just expect you will be working by yourself most of the time.
While working at Thompson Hospitality I learned how to work and communicate with others. Dish washing was okay at first but then it became to much. Working with my coworkers and their foul language habits it only made working harder for me because i found myself arguing back and almost getting into altercation with my co-workers.
Catering Manager (Former Employee) – Fort Valley, GA – July 1, 2018
My experience with this company is a fast pace and very professional environment. And always looking for employees with the quality for advancement. Thompson Hospitality if you are a hard worker is a good place to workers for.
Retail Manager (Former Employee) – Elizabeth City, NC – May 8, 2018
Working with Thompson was a great job, just a lot of turn over with food service director no major problem because every year was the same. I truly loved working with Thompson and look forward to one day working with another college food service.
Fun productive place to work with wonderful people
Line Cook and Prep Cook (Current Employee) – Institute, WV – May 1, 2018
A typical day at work for me starts a 2:30 pm I work nigh shift we don't usually get out till around 10:50 pm it stays pretty busy most of the day. I learned a food handling skills and correct temperatures how to be a good team member.
Floor Technician (Former Employee) – Howard University – March 11, 2018
I would only advise kids fresh out of high school or just entering the work world because that company and the way they operate are simply ridiculous. They simply took over the new contract and immediately took $4.00 from everyone's pay. For instance under Howard University my ending pay was $19.50 per hour Thompsons Hospitality took over and my pay was $15.50 per hour.... Soooo you do the math.