• Network: CBS
  • Series Premiere Date: Feb 8, 2013
Metascore
52

Mixed or average reviews - based on 10 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 4 out of 10
  2. Negative: 2 out of 10
  1. Reviewed by: Brian Lowry
    Feb 4, 2013
    70
    Mostly, The Job plays like a clever throwback to TV's youth.
  2. Reviewed by: Robert Lloyd
    Feb 8, 2013
    70
    As these things go, The Job is rather mild-mannered and amiable--everyone is on their best behavior, because there is no advantage in being nasty.
  3. 75
    The Job, with Lisa Ling as host, is taped in front of a live audience, which keeps it from being too downbeat. The interviewers are honest but encouraging, and even those who are eliminated are told precisely why and given advice about other opportunities.
  4. Reviewed by: Dorothy Rabinowitz
    Feb 8, 2013
    80
    Sharp-tongued, ambitious, highly seductive--a TV series that has, it can be said, done the job.
User Score
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No user score yet- Awaiting 2 more ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 1 out of 1
  1. Feb 21, 2013
    2
    Haven't we already seen this only with THE DONALD? Isn't there some other format you could give us? And no, I don't mean another SurvivorsHaven't we already seen this only with THE DONALD? Isn't there some other format you could give us? And no, I don't mean another Survivors show. You could FINALLY trash that one too. And, no more singing how much singing can we take? Really look forward to the show America's Got Talent. Full Review »