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Golden Corral Employee Reviews about "fast paced"

Updated Nov 15, 2019

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3.5
60%
Recommend to a Friend
89%
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Golden Corral CEO Lance Trenary
Lance Trenary
211 Ratings
Pros
  • "Free food on the clock and a surplus of hours(in 25 reviews)

  • "Friendly environment, fast paced, wished around my schedule(in 21 reviews)

Cons
  • "Angry, unreasonable guests, long hours(in 35 reviews)

  • "when I left I found out that our upper management was a total creep to some of our workers who wouldn’t report anything out of fear of losing their job(in 20 reviews)

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  1. "Golden Corral in never boring!"

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    Current Employee - Vice President Operations Services in Raleigh, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Golden Corral full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Career progression starting from a Manager Trainee to a leadership role within company. Opportunity to work with many different departments and learn new skills. Supportive environment in both business and personal needs Ability to help others through formal programs like Camp Corral, GC Cares and Military Appreciation Night and also informal events throughout the year.

    Cons

    Very fast paced environment, things are always changing

    Golden Corral2019-02-15
  2. "Company Review"

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    Current Employee - General Manager in Charlotte, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Golden Corral full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Structure Fast Pace Pays Well

    Cons

    Long hours high stress Very demanding

    Golden Corral2019-11-15
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  4. "It's okay"

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    Former Employee - Server/Front Line Attendant in Oklahoma City, OK
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Golden Corral part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours, easy to get the job, early start date.

    Cons

    Heavy work load on servers, too fast paced to keep up (especially on sundays), no bussers.

    Advice to Management

    Management was fine.

    Golden Corral2019-10-30
  5. "Good place for seasonal"

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    Current Employee - Server in Raleigh, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Golden Corral part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Team work /fast paced only on weekends

    Cons

    Poor tips on weekdays depending on shift.

    Advice to Management

    More employee appreciation

    Golden Corral2019-09-29
  6. "fast pace, buffet"

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    Former Employee - Kitchen Staff in Oxford, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Golden Corral full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    friendly atmosphere, fast pace , days go by quickly

    Cons

    out of business, no raises

    Advice to Management

    no advice

    Golden Corral2019-03-15
  7. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Cashier in Austin, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Golden Corral part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay . Fast paced , cool hours

    Cons

    Work environment , attitudes ,

    Advice to Management

    Great job

    Golden Corral2018-09-13
  8. "Loved my job"

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    Former Employee - Server 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Golden Corral part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Money , food, friendly staff, fast paced environment

    Cons

    Not any at all I enjoyed my job

    Advice to Management

    None at all

    Golden Corral2018-09-05
  9. "Oven cook"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Golden Corral part-time

    Pros

    Friendly environment, fast paced, wished around my schedule

    Cons

    Pretty hot and exhausting but great exercise

    Golden Corral2018-08-20
  10. "Horrible Managment"

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    Current Employee - Baker in Rosenberg, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Golden Corral full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible scheduling, teamwork, decent wages

    Cons

    It's very fast paced and it's usually understaffed.

    Advice to Management

    Have more than one baker working a shift

    Golden Corral2018-08-24
  11. "Dishwasher"

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    Current Employee - Dishwasher in Kokomo, IN
    Recommends

    I have been working at Golden Corral full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Co-Workers, Managers. Great Hours. Friendly Atmosphere.

    Cons

    Fast Paced, Lots to work with/clean, especially at close.

    Advice to Management

    N/A

    Golden Corral2018-03-27
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