Based on 2,568 responses, the job of Receptionist has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.79 out of 5. On average, Receptionists are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Receptionist?
Pros: Good hours.
Cons: Lots of leaning.
"Hard work and dedication. Enjoyable."
Pros: The people.
Cons: Getting a new job discription everyday. Hard work no pay.
Pros: I like the relaxed environment and the owners are nice people. I love that I don't have to dress up and I can wear jeans but still wear a nice top and that is ok.
Cons: I have to look busy all the time even when its slow.
Cons: My manager is unfair and spreads rumours about me, she makes me uncomfortable and lies to her manager about my work ethic and things that are mentioned in meetings.
Pros: Office conditions.
Cons: No room for advancement.
Pros: I like talking to new people all the time, the owners are very lenient at times and I can dress casually.
Cons: We sit around for hours waiting for clients to come in, we sit and do nothing and that irritates me. I have no contract, no UIF, no pay slips.
"Life at IMC."
Pros: I like that I am not surrounded by a lot of people so there's not much office politics.
Cons: When people start taking advantage of your intelligence and getting you to do their work for them because they are lazy to do it themselves. The always throwing tantrums and being a bit racist to his employees. Too arrogant.