Panera Bread
3.0 of 5 1,076 reviews
www.panerabread.com Saint Louis, MO 5000+ Employees

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former assistant manager

Assistant Manager (Former Employee)
Saint Louis, MO

ProsFamily atmosphere for crew and managers
People willing to help from your store or others
decent insurance and full time considered at 25 hours

Conslots of menu changes
bonus program needs work
company doesn't listen to complaints of managers about issues with test foods will roll out regardless.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great Company Concept and Mission

    Hourly Associate (Current Employee)
    Jacksonville, FL

    I have been working at Panera Bread part-time for less than a year


    Pros: Base Pay more than minimum wage 65% Discount SO many regular customers, nice to form those bonds Close relationships to coworkers Great, compassionate and philanthropic company Lots of… Cons: LUNCH RUSH GM can be moody, have to get on their good side Very stingy with promotions and raises Our GM is quick to criticize, it… Advice to Senior Management: Please be honest in consideration of who deserves the hours and who doesn't When you see an issue, don't confront an employee when they are serving… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Associate Trainer (Current Employee)
    Roseville, CA

    I have been working at Panera Bread part-time for less than a year


    Pros: They pay very fairly. trains a very respectable team. management gets involved… Cons: Make one mistake and the customer treats it as though you ruined… Advice to Senior Management: Make sure you recognize hard work when you see it. it makes… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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