Au Bon Pain

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Au Bon Pain Reviews

Updated Jul 25, 2014
Au Bon Pain – Boston – “Outside of Au Bon Pain headquarter offices…”

All Employees Current Employees Only

2.9 65 reviews

73% Approve of the CEO

Au Bon Pain President & CEO Sue Morelli

Sue Morelli

(22 ratings)

40% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Managers were helpful and flexible with my scheduling and the discount on lunch was pretty good Good work environment and nice people(in 3 reviews)

  • Employees are really great people to work with great place and fun place work as a first job(in 3 reviews)


Cons
  • such low pay it was just a waist of time and my girlfriend who was there to agrees(in 3 reviews)

  • Middle and entry level managers spend a lot of time taking cover to duck responsibility and accountability(in 2 reviews)

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    Au Bon Pain is a solid and smooth experience. Our work is constructed in breakdowns od cleaning.

    Maintenance Cleaning (Current Employee) Philadelphia, PA

    Pros1. 50% off certain food items and non- wear and tear breakdowns of workload.
    2. Versatility
    3. Advance to grow inside this company.

    Cons1. Finishing assignments on time.
    2. Missing days from work.
    3. Many employees may feel that the pay rates and raises are slow and inadequate.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore advanced working hours in the next several months.
    A chance for all of us to versatile their positions, with rotating jobs in the store.
    A chance to finish work 1 hour after schedule, so to keep the next employee to stay ahead of schedule.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    It's an ok job if your will to do pt

    Cashier (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsHalf off of food,plenty of locations to work at and flexible hrs

    ConsIt all depends on your manager and coworkers!!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Engaging with growth potential.

    General Manager (Current Employee) New York, NY

    ProsOwner operators, fair bonus structure, different trade channels. Good benefits, feels like family.

    ConsEmployee meal benefits were removed.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    I loved it

    Hospitality Team (Former Employee) Blacksburg, VA

    ProsDiscounts on food
    The people I worked with were fun, but knew when to get down to business
    Always had something to do, so time went by fast

    ConsYou stink after work
    Always seeing and working with the food made me sick of it
    Some shifts were either really busy or really slow, so you were either really bored or really overwhelmed

    Advice to Senior ManagementScheduling better during busy hours and slow hours of the day

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Beware of the food

    SALES CLERK (Former Employee) Morristown, NJ

    Pros-good first job
    -nice atmosphere
    -friendly employees and employers
    -organized management
    -50% meal discount
    -schedules around our needs

    Cons-extremely hard to bag the job

    Advice to Senior ManagementSometimes a little too lax on employees and too hard on others. For good reason, but occasionally too noticeable.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    The most open ceiling in a while

    Shift Leader (Current Employee)

    Prosthe opportunity for a mildly intelligent person with good people skills is available for growth

    ConsThe company is demanding yet thrifty

    Advice to Senior ManagementYou get what you pay for when it comes to creating a quality driven and devoted labor force

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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