Caribou Coffee

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Very Under-trained

Team Member (Former Employee) Saint Louis Park, MN

ProsGood benefits (if you work 20 or more hours)
Never bored

ConsDidn't have any training before being thrown onto the front register
Many employees and managers break a lot of the sanitary rules and safety rules
Have to deal with very rude customers

Advice to Senior ManagementSanitation rules and safety rules should ALWAYS be followed. Also, brand new employees need more training or the store will flop.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Shift Supervisor (Current Employee) Minnetonka, MN

    I have been working at Caribou Coffee full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Lively, busy atmosphere. Free coffee. Cons: Barely any pay increase opportunities given, very low pay and… Advice to Senior Management: Focus more on customer service. This shift away from the cozy customer feeling is for… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Great part-time high school/college job!

    Barista (Former Employee) Eden Prairie, MN

    I worked at Caribou Coffee part-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: I LOVED working the drive through. You have to have your crap together though or it will be bad. The people working there were generally… Cons: Late nights, frequent transitions in management. One manager I had was a horrible mess as a barista. We didn't know what to do because… Advice to Senior Management: Communicate. And learn how to be a barista. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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