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"Good place to start serving"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Server in Beachwood, OH
Former Employee - Server in Beachwood, OH
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at Bob Evans part-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

- will hire servers without prior experience
-good training program
- unlike most restaurant jobs you make most of your money in the morning and actually get a decent night life
- the money is pretty decent
-can learn a lot about the restaurant industry

Cons

- can make much more money at other restaurants
- quality of staff varies drastically with location

Advice to Management

none

Other Employee Reviews for Bob Evans

  1. Helpful (1)

    "i will never step foot in one of these again"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shift Leader
    Current Employee - Shift Leader
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Bob Evans full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -started out as a hostess with awful pay but quickly promoted to shift manager
    -made 13 an hour as shift manager

    Cons

    corporate does NOT care about its employees. i was forced to claim tips for servers (money which they did not make) so that the company would not have to pay them. Doesnt use a real labor matrix so i constantly had to force people not to work because god forbid labor is over 100 because the big guys wont get thousands more.

    Advice to Management

    stop being greedy fucks. your employees work hard and none of you know what customer service is. you're a disgrace.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Mistreatment of employees"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Grand Rapids, MI
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Grand Rapids, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Bob Evans full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    can become like a family

    Cons

    Corporate seems to be forgetting who bays their bills, the units. Corporate seems to be reaping all the rewards and keep taking from the people who are the heartbeat of this company. Family orientated my butt. Managers have to work 50 hours a week, fine, then stop loading so much crap on us, and pay us extra for going over 60 or more hours a week. Who pays for the mistakes at corporate for menu misprints, and wasting thousands on reprinting menus over and over, or going over marketing budgets? Do they get their jobs threatened and degraded?
    I wonder, does corporate have the same crappy benefits we do? Thanks for cutting our bonuses and having us push out the old and bring in the young and non benefited employees, whom also may I add are some of the hardest working people whom have dedicated decades to fattening your pockets and not offering to fill theirs.

    Advice to Management

    All of you from secretaries to CEO work a month in our shoes with people like you running the company

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