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"A great experience with fun people."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Cashier/Barista in Syracuse, NY
Former Employee - Cashier/Barista in Syracuse, NY
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Panera Bread full-time (More than a year)

Pros

Decent pay.
Friendly people.
Opportunity to move up within the company.

Cons

Not very many hours.
You will do the job of 10 people at a time.
It can be stressful.

Advice to Management

Management should work together with employees during busy hours, not just sit at their desk and search the web.

Other Employee Reviews for Panera Bread

  1. "On the job training"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Wauwatosa, WI
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Wauwatosa, WI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Panera Bread full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Gave me an opportunity. On the job training. Good benefits and salary

    Cons

    Very fast paced. Short staffed. 45 hr work weeks

    Advice to Management

    People behind the scenes need to work the floor before making rules to.follow


  2. "Typical Minimum Wage Position"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Associate in Park Ridge, IL
    Former Employee - Associate in Park Ridge, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Panera Bread part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Discounts on food purchases.
    Experience in food service industry.
    Variety of work jobs and assignments which can fit the individual.

    Cons

    Multiple skills and responsibilities are not recognized. Salary does not reflect an individual who has been trained on multiple modules or is capable of filling in for others in multiple different tasks.
    Must befriend one of the multiple managers to hope to advance or earn respect.

    Advice to Management

    Require management to report or list areas of store which workers are trained or certified.

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