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Chefs’ Warehouse Reviews

Updated Aug 15, 2019

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74%
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Christopher Pappas
30 Ratings
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  1. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Butcher 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great pay great hours great benefits

    Cons

    No communication with the managers

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-05-23
  2. "Challenging job, good sales experience"

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    Current Employee - Sales Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    They have great products to sell and the job is always interesting. Everyday is something new. Benefits are great.

    Cons

    If you are doing this job well, you will have to sacrifice work-life balance. Also, due to fast expansion, they have a lot of kinks to work out.

    Advice to Management

    Invest in your employees

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-08-15
  3. "Its alright"

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    Current Employee - Order Selector 

    I have been working at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time

    Pros

    Good experience Warehouse is relatively new

    Cons

    Management structure could use work Terrible inventory

    Advice to Management

    Hire more inventory

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-07-11
  4. "Bad executive management"

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    Former Employee - Manager in City of Industry, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours, boss not on site

    Cons

    No values. Longevity Employees demoted instead of promoted after 14 + years!

    Advice to Management

    Need to hire more qualified & experienced upper management to lead the team

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-07-20
  5. "Bad management"

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    Former Employee - Credit Manager in City of Industry, CA

    I worked at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Able to make your own decisions

    Cons

    Bad pay and a lot of favoritism

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-07-18
  6. "Good place"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great management, helpful and understanding.

    Cons

    Poorly handled distribution and judgment.

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-06-05
  7. "A company that really cares about the employees"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Worker in Union City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Company and great Benefits!

    Cons

    would like more communication with management.

    Advice to Management

    More communication.

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-04-05
  8. "Just started with this company, off to a running start."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Union City, CA

    I have been working at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Regular cook-outs; free charging for my hybrid at the Union City location; strong management team, great growth trajectory. Enjoy the employees, up and down the organization.

    Cons

    None that I can cite right now

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-03-25
  9. "Great pay"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Chefs’ Warehouse full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The great convenient pay, you are paid weekly

    Cons

    lack of life, work balance

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-03-16
  10. "Shady and too much favoritism"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chefs’ Warehouse

    Pros

    The pay was ok than realizing you only get paid 100 more than driver to supervise them

    Cons

    Favoritism All management and hr do is gossip, Dispatcher comes in drunk half the time No structure Too much micro managing

    Advice to Management

    None

    Chefs’ Warehouse2019-03-27
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