Perkins Restaurant and Bakery
2.8 of 5 61 reviews
www.perkinsrestaurants.com Drexel Hill, PA 50 to 149 Employees

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Server
Cleveland, OH

I applied in-person - interviewed at Perkins Restaurant and Bakery in March 2013.

Interview Details – I have only retail/hotel experience and worked at a panera. i was surprised when he wanted to interview me. the place was like 25 min away. i didnt realize how far it was and was exactly on top instead of 5-10 min early like i prefer. he accused me of being late and i told him im not normally late and he called me a liar. rest of interview was awkward and he went over every detail of my application, which no one usually does. i hate repeating myself. it's like just read it yourself.

then he told me he was trying to hire for days and i am available nights. why would you waste my time. then he told me i would make more there on 3 hr shift then 8/hr at a hotel. this is false. at only $40 in tips a night on a 4 hr shift you would bring home 44 a night 4x a night which is still less than i would get paid at a hotel.

thought he was rude and unprofessional. if he offers me job, i will not take it

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Server
Memphis, TN

I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at Perkins Restaurant and Bakery in October 2009.

Interview Details – A friend of mine was working there, and he had the hiring manager interview me once before placing me on the schedule. It was a fun place to work. The staff was very supportive of one another and truly a team. The kitchen staff and managers were great to work with also. It was a great experience.

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Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation. As with most server positions, the hourly rate is predetermined and tips are the way to increase wages.

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Server

I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at Perkins Restaurant and Bakery in January 2009.

Interview Details – I was told they wouldn't be hiring college aged kids. I informed the manager that although I was college aged, I was not attending college. I also informed her that I did not celebrate major holidays, and had no problems working holidays, nights, weekends, OT, or any other "horrible" work scenarios. I guess I convinced her with my charisma that I would be a good fit.

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