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Swiss Chalet Reviews

Updated Jun 12, 2019

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Found 153 reviews

3.4
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35%
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48%
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Chester Hryniewicz
18 Ratings
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  • "long hours and the benefits were not so good(in 5 reviews)

  • "They give little too no training then laugh at you when you fail(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Softgel Production Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Production Supervisor in West Palm Beach, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Swiss Chalet full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    there is a limited amount of people with softgel experience there for it pays very well

    Cons

    The hours are usually long and positions are usually very scarce and far away

    Advice to Management

    I don't know keep your chin up and make lemonade with all of your lemons

    Swiss Chalet2015-06-02
  2. "sales"

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    Former Employee - Sales Representative 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Swiss Chalet full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    decent benefits package, manage your own time

    Cons

    no leadership no communication with staff

    Advice to Management

    work with and train sales reps

    Swiss Chalet2017-02-08
  3. "Long hours"

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    Former Employee - Management in Ontario, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Swiss Chalet full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Ownership is fair, for the most part, opportunities are there to advance if you devote the time to chase them. Benefits are fair.

    Cons

    Long hours and huge workload, having to stay longer to complete job tasks. Work life balance isn't there, at least at some locations

    Swiss Chalet2016-06-08
  4. "great"

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      Former Employee - Dishwasher 

      I worked at Swiss Chalet part-time

      Pros

      This place has family vibes.

      Cons

      There is nothing wrong here.

      Swiss Chalet2019-06-12
    • "Good for students while in school"

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      Current Employee - Supervisor 

      I have been working at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Good partime option for students

      Cons

      Lack of proper management of kitchen and restaurant

      Swiss Chalet2019-06-03
    • "Dish Washer"

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        Former Employee - Dish Washer 

        I worked at Swiss Chalet part-time

        Pros

        Basically hired on the spot

        Cons

        The pay is what you'd expect

        Swiss Chalet2019-06-02
      • "Stay away from Franchised Restaurants"

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        Former Employee - Server in Oakville, ON

        I worked at Swiss Chalet full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        The Chicken is Pretty Good

        Cons

        Managers will clock you out without telling you

        Swiss Chalet2019-06-11
      • "Great experience"

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        Former Employee - Takeout 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Friendly staff Staff discount

        Cons

        Very few hours are given

        Advice to Management

        Keep up the great work

        Swiss Chalet2019-05-17
      • "Great part time job"

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        Current Employee - Food Server in Ottawa, ON

        I have been working at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Good tips, fast paced and short shifts

        Cons

        Sometimes you didn't get to start of it wasn't busy

        Swiss Chalet2019-05-13
      • "It was ok"

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        Former Employee - Takeout in Hamilton, ON
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at Swiss Chalet part-time for less than a year

        Pros

        -the people were nice -it was like a small family -the job was relatively easy

        Cons

        -gets too busy -closing shifts were hard -gloves given to peel chicken were terrible -manager wasn’t professional -stressful and a lot of work

        Advice to Management

        Make sure that the restaurants are professional

        Swiss Chalet2019-05-21
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