Panda Express Overview

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  • www.pandacareers.com
  • Rosemead, CA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1983
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Restaurants & Cafes
  • $2 to $5 billion (USD)

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Panda was founded in 1983 in Glendale, California Panda Express is the largest family-owned American Chinese Restaurant concept in America. As America’s favorite Chinese restaurant Panda Express has over 2,200 locations globally and continues to grow over 100 restaurants ...
Mission: Deliver exceptional Asian dining experiences by building an organization where people are inspired to better their lives.

Panda Express Reviews

3.5
60%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
Approve of CEO
Andrew and Peggy Cherng
Andrew and Peggy Cherng
1,621 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Great to start"

Apr 25, 2022 - Sales Associate in Costa Mesa, CA

Pros

Employee benefits, scheduling flexibility, fun

Cons

None so far that I can think of
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Diversity & Inclusion at Panda Express

3.8
(1079 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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How is diversity at Panda Express?

...There is no such thing as diversity, been on recruiting team with the leadership team, they literally make comments for moving forward candidates based on color, race, sexuality, looks and proportional weight....Read More

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Panda Express Interviews

Experience
Positive57%
Negative19%
Neutral24%
Getting an Interview
Applied online71%
In Person13%
Employee Referral6%
Difficulty
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  1. Crew Member Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    It was good. I didn’t feel like I was in an interview more like a conversation. I feel like that made for a good interview. I really did enjoy the learning experience of a good interview.
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Company Updates

July 16, 2021
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As an organization, we express our greatest appreciation to our people for paving the way for us to be recognized as a Great Place to Work US. Amid unprecedented change in the world, the spirit of the Panda family continues to grow stronger. We strive to provide our team with the best work experiences and want to thank the Panda family for believing in us! #LoveWhereYouWork #PandaFamily #OneTeamPanda
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July 6, 2021
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To celebrate #PrideMonth, our #DEI Council hosted a panel featuring Panda Leaders. This event ignited conversations from our panelists and highlights our commitment to celebrating different backgrounds, experiences and perspectives in a way that gives everyone a voice. We are One Team Panda, and all are welcome and celebrated. #diversity #inclusion #diversityandinclusion #culture
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Panda Express Awards & Accolades

  • HR Department of the Year - BronzeStevie Awards2019
  • Black Pearl AwardThe International Association for Food Protection (IAFP)2017

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Pay Equality Pledge

    Committed to paying equitably for equal work & experience

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

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Panda Express FAQ

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What is paid time off like at Panda Express?

...Great pay, amazing benefits, generous PTO, hours are always available, can move up quickly, company wants to promote from within, focus on personal growth...

February 7, 2021

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