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SJSU Spartan Shops Reviews

Updated Aug 31, 2019

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3.7
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SJSU Spartan Shops CEO Lisa Thomas (no image)
Lisa Thomas
22 Ratings
Pros
  • "Hard working student employees and flexible hours(in 7 reviews)

  • "They also work around your class schedule and you have the ability to take time off whenever you want(in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "minimum wage, not much space for mobility or personal growth, etc, etc, etc(in 4 reviews)

  • "Variable hours, sometimes unreliable coworkers, high turnover(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Grading opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in San Jose, CA

    I have been working at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The professor had light assignments to be graded

    Cons

    Not that I can mention

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-06-28
  2. "Great!"

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    Current Employee - Cook 

    I have been working at SJSU Spartan Shops full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    Nothing in particular. Good overall

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-08-31
  3. "Receptionist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Do you meet many people and help them with their needs

    Cons

    You learn many different materials and ways of your job

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-06-26
  4. "It's what you expect from a minimum wage job"

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    Current Employee - Front of the House in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They are very flexible with your class schedule.

    Cons

    Very stressful due to the nature of serving fast food.

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-05-03
  5. "Went out of business for good reason"

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    Current Employee - Office Assistant in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people and flexible hours

    Cons

    Toxic work environment and people don't take their jobs seriously

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-04-23
  6. "Good place for part time job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time

    Pros

    Good place for part time job

    Cons

    Work shift is not that flexible

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-03-02
  7. "Pretty Solid Leadership"

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    I have been working at SJSU Spartan Shops

    Pros

    Great leadership helped develop me as a manager.

    Cons

    None that I can remember.

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-01-30
  8. "It's alright"

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    Current Employee - Prep Cook in San Jose, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    You get some free food

    Cons

    Management is not that great

    Advice to Management

    Needs to take care of employees

    SJSU Spartan Shops2019-01-16
  9. "Not that great"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Working on campus with flexible hours

    Cons

    Not a very good experience considering pay scale, benefits, satisfaction and work nature

    Advice to Management

    Be considerate of the employees along with the customers

    SJSU Spartan Shops2018-11-16
  10. "Jamba juice"

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    Former Employee - Jamba Juice Member in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SJSU Spartan Shops part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours and let's you be a student. Work with other students

    Cons

    Minimum wage. Fast pace. Short handed at times

    Advice to Management

    More support

    SJSU Spartan Shops2018-10-13
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