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Panera Bread Catering Coordinator Interview Questions

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Catering Coordinator Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied online. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Panera Bread.

Interview Details

i applied online. they called me about a five days later from two branches, i did an interview with the one closer to my house. the manager was very nice and asked basic questions like why do you want to work for us and tell us a bit about your self. she said she is going to hire me while we are doing the interview. did my orientation the day after. stated training a day after that. love the staff and the managers

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  • tell us how you can be an a good example for a coworker or friend   Answer Question
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    Catering Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a weekinterviewed at Panera Bread.

    Interview Details

    I knew someone. I was called to interview with her. Then her boss and the catering regional manager interviewed me and within a week I was hired. It was very easy but getting started on the job and gaining info about benefits was another story.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation. I knew someone and I was over qualified.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Catering Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Niles, OH
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Niles, OH
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at Panera Bread in September 2012.

    Interview Details

    Easy. I was interviewed by the area supervisor and one of the managers. I spent over 2 hr in total for the interviews and 1 hr of driving time.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    The starting salary changed 3 times before I started. It ended up being 8.10 hr.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Catering Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Southbury, CT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Southbury, CT
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Panera Bread in August 2012.

    Interview Details

    You submit the application online, you must take and pass the assessment. You are then called and given one interview, if you pass you move to the second interview. If chosen you will fill out all the necessary paperwork and then attend PLANET BREAD. Once that is done you begin your training where each day as long as you are training you will receive a free meal so you can sample all the good things Panera serves. After training you will be tossed into your position. Sink or swim! You are now a Panera employee.

    Interview Questions
    • HHmmm....I would say Give me an example of how you helped a customer that was difficult?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    no negotiation it was take it or leave it.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Catering Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Richmond, VA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Panera Bread in February 2011.

    Interview Details

    Nothing to it piece of cake. application.....2 days later interview.....1 day later, had the job....4 days later working

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    I just wanted the job so there was no negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Catering Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Harrisburg, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Harrisburg, PA
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Panera Bread in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    Started as an associate and worked up to current position. Hiring process is simple, fill out an application online and if the café is interested they will call for an interview. Interview is based on how easy it is to engage in conversation with the possible associate to gauge how they will act with strangers on a daily basis. No experience is necessary but a willingness to work hard and to the proper techniques is a must. After the final interview, the new associate will go on a tour of the café and then proceed to Planet Bread

    Interview Questions
    • For catering coordinator position, how do you intend to grow business? I am not a business minded person so that question was difficult for me.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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