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Bon Appetit is an American entertaining magazine and food company which was founded in 1956. It is headquartered in Manhattan, New York. The food and entertaining company, Bon Appetit is expanding its business through its online presence. They offer a wide range of employment opportunities to those who are interested to do a job in the hospitality industry. Moreover, the working culture promotes innovation, forward thinking, diversity, inclusivity, respect in a dynamic environment. The company offers an award-winning career for their team with competitive salary and excellent benefits. If you are looking forward to working in an innovative environment, it's the best place to start.

Company - Private
$25M to $50M
Medium
Multiple locations
Book Publishing Companies, Newspaper Publishers, Publishing & Broadcasting Companies
Mahasti Mashhoon
What departments Bon Appetit employees work at?
DepartmentsRatio
other occupation48.5%
Cooks / Food Preparation30.9%
Servers / Bartenders12%
Food Service Managers8.6%
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Professional experience

How many years of experience do Bon Appetit employees have before joining?
Years of experience at Bon Appetit: Newcomers: 42%, Experiencers: 18%, Experts: 18%, Veterans: 22%. Bon Appetit employees have less than 3 years experience on average before joining.
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Where did Bon Appetit employees work before joining?
Where they've worked before Bon Appetit: Aramark, Condé Nast, Dig Inn. Typical Bon Appetit employees have worked at Aramark.
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Aramark
Condé Nast
Dig Inn
What industries did Bon Appetit employees work in previously?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of Bon Appetit: Limited-Service Restaurants, Full-Service Restaurants, Traveler Accommodation Companies, Newspaper Publishers, Food & Beverage Retailers. Bon Appetit employees most likely come from a L
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Where did Bon Appetit employees work before joining?
Past employers' size at Bon Appetit: Small: 46%, Medium: 14%, Large: 40%. Most Bon Appetit employees have previously worked at small companies.
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Educational background

What did employees at Bon Appetit study?
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Where did employees at Bon Appetit study?
Arizona State University-Tempe
De Anza College
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Employee data

How long do people stay in a role at Bon Appetit?
Time employed at Bon Appetit: <1: 5%, 1-3: 21%, 4-8: 47%, 9-13: 16%, 14-20: 8%, 20+: 3%. Most Bon Appetit employees stay with the company for 4-8 years which is the same as the industry average.
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How does Bon Appetit rank for age & gender diversity?
Gender ratio at Bon Appetit: 53.3% Male and 46.7% Female. Age ratio at Bon Appetit: 16-20: 1%, 21-30: 66%, 31-40: 20%, 41-50: 9%, 51-60: 3%, 60+: 1%. Bon Appetit rates - 3.7% more female than the industry average. Most Bon Appetit employees are 21-30
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What are the top roles at Bon Appetit?
Top roles of Bon Appetit: Cook, Caterer, Cashier, Server, Line Cook. The top role at Bon Appetit is Cook.
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Caterer
Cashier
Server
Line Cook

Career advancement

How does Bon Appetit rank for career advancement?
Career advancement at Bon Appetit: very low. Bon Appetit ranks very low for career advancement which is same as the industry average.
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What companies do Bon Appetit employees go on to work at?
Future employers of Bon Appetit: Apple, Aramark, Biola University, Bon Appétit Management, Condé Nast. People who work at Bon Appetit most typically go on to work for the Apple.
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Aramark
Biola University
Bon Appétit Management
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December 9, 2021
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5
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Recognition & Support
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Culture and Values
Working at BA gave me the opportunity to learn new things. My supervisor was always supportive from the beginning when I started working there til the end. The owners always treated us like we were famiky. Overall what i can say, you can't go wrong working at BA.

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Friendly environment, birthday celebrations, Christmas party....
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gender breakdown at Bon Appetit?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
gender ratio is 46.7% female, 53.3% male.
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What industry is Bon Appetit in?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Arts/Entertainment/Publishing.
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Where is the headquarters of Bon Appetit?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
It’s in Vernon, CA.
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What is the annual revenue of Bon Appetit?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
$25m to $50m.
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Who is the CEO of Bon Appetit?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Mahasti Mashhoon.
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what are the chances of career advancement at Bon Appetit?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
very low.
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What’s the average length of tenure at Bon Appetit?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Typically 4-8 year(s).
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what kind of companies did Bon Appetit employees work for?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Small companies before Bon Appetit.
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Top future employers of Bon Appetit employees?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Apple, Aramark, Biola University, Bon Appétit Management, Condé Nast, Freelance, Self Employed, Starbucks.
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Who are the top previous employers of Bon Appetit employees?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Aramark, Bon Appetit Management Company, Condé Nast, Dig Inn, GQ Magazine, Hilton St. Louis, Sodexo, Starbucks.
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How old are Bon Appetit’s employees in general?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
around 21-30.
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Where did most of Bon Appetit employees go to school?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Arizona State University-Tempe, De Anza College, Johnson & Wales University-Providence, New York University, Northwestern University.
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They are nice managers putting their efforts to make u feel comfortable working here😊
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A year ago
btw some of the managers should be improving thier management 😏
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A year ago
GG🙌
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After working here I no longer want to work in the food industry 😅
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11 months ago
Benefits, free food, transportation, great customers What could be the possible reason for not doing it??
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11 months ago
Free food, friendly office environment, room to grow are the more reasons to work in this restaurant. 👌
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I learned how to work quickly under pressure, improve my cooking skills, improve my attention to detail skills, and be compensated well. 👏
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10 months ago
Management did seem to care very much about the cooks.
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10 months ago
Check in with your cooks on a personal basis, they are not just robots! 😏
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IM a student and heard the schedule at Ba is through Mon-Fri I can make someextra bucks working here part time
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11 months ago
A good decision it would be :)
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11 months ago
Maybe or may not be...
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What is the best part of working at Bon Appétit?
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10 months ago
We’re all one big family and that makes it easier for every one to get the job done because we support each other. No one slacks .
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10 months ago
Free food.😋
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I would come into work, help prep food, clean things when needed, serve our customers in a timely manner 👍
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A year ago
I loved my supervisors, and I was really sad to have to leave them.
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A year ago
Many of my co-workers were also in school there, so we could relate to each other well and they were all very friendly. 🤗
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The pay is okay, though I think that they should be paying everyone $15 an hour. My coworkers were all great! ✌
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11 months ago
That same level of caring wasn't there from upper-level management.
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11 months ago
Your employees are the only reason this company operates. You should treat them with dignity and respect. ✌
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Pay was nice Few interesting good people Allowing of transfers to different buildings 👌
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11 months ago
Friendly customers, do it yourself work place
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11 months ago
There is much knowledge to be gained in customer service, but you have to accept the flak to grow. ✌
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another corporate job with same mindset and issues as any other. 🤷
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A year ago
Actually know your job, listen sometimes, things will run smoother if you stop pretending to.
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A year ago
So is it good or bad?? 🤔
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There is opportunities, it does not matter what your educational background is BA is supportive and encouraging. 👏
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11 months ago
Maybe I have been lucky and found great managers, but I believe BA has opportunities for growth.
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11 months ago
Totally!!! I am proof. 🤘
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Great Culture, awesome customers, Monday thru Friday Schedule ✌
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11 months ago
no advancement but it's a easy job. 🤷
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11 months ago
- great for a student trying to make a couple bucks
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From kitchen to server, everybody was close with one and other. 👌
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10 months ago
Yours must be a breakfast one mine isnt.
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10 months ago
every bon appetit restaurant is breakfast restuarant. 👍
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Ba serves companies nd universities which is pretty awesome for students to get a job there easily
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11 months ago
it's a good opportunities for students and fresehers too
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10 months ago
but it also depends how well u perform in places like cafeterias especially in universities
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I have had a fun year being the Chef of the Oregon Executive Briefing Center at Intel. 👍
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11 months ago
Making food from scratch, buying locally, working with sustainability in mind - it is a great atmosphere.
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11 months ago
Only about 400 accounts, so there may not be a BAMCO account near you. 👆
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You learn new things everyday. 👌
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A year ago
Mostly we help out each other. Loved it there wish i didnt have to move.
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A year ago
Very nice managers, and staff. Not much flexibility with schedules ✌
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How often do you get a raise at Bon Appétit?
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A year ago
Two times ✌
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A year ago
Yearly, maybe. Depends on when management feels like giving you that meeting so you get your yearly penny.
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What are the hours for customer service assistant?
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A year ago
Varies.🔁
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A year ago
the company literally runs round the clock so you can always find a work shift that fits you schedule
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Fun job, helpful understanding staff Great management 👏
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11 months ago
Great management at our great facility
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11 months ago
Physically demanding at our facility 😪
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The workers, especially managers, are very kind and listen to concerns 👍
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11 months ago
Limited call outs Food rushes Lots of time on your feet Come prepared to learn on the job, no training
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11 months ago
Good pay Fixed schedule, easy to work around ✌
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I have interview at Ba and confused what to wear to get nominated as a right candidate for the position i've applied for 🤔
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A year ago
It your choice afterall😉
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A year ago
wear whatever u want sweet😊
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Was not micromanaged 👏
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A year ago
ability to move up/ change positions (e.g., busser/ server, cashier to barista, cook)
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A year ago
Some workplace drama. At times it felt like high school. 😅
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Cares about employees. Have a "school based" schedule so off for breaks and summer. ✌
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10 months ago
Union takes good care of employees 👏
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10 months ago
Raises are infrequent but at least the pay is steady. 👌
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Pizza Chef Interview. The interview process was easy. 🤘
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A year ago
Essentially everything needed to work in a fast pace cooking environment. 👌
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A year ago
Interview Questions How good are you at multitasking?
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I was wondering to know what is this Bon Appétit all about, means what they offer
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A year ago
They've website & u can look around there whatever u want to know😉
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A year ago
it's an ideal company!!
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I love this working experience, and I learn a lot food service experience with this company . 👌
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10 months ago
The managers and supervisors are helpful and caring.👏
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10 months ago
You can ask the managers to do what you like since they let you move up to better tasks if you can show that you are capable of doing multiple tasks.
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a lot of PTO & Insurance are a plus benefits at Ba
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A year ago
they just claim to give but don't impliment emough
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A year ago
great benefits ....!
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Whats more than enjoying in a fun environment and family like co-workers who r always ready to help u anytime 🤗
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A year ago
it's just ok😶
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A year ago
co-workers r very friendly here
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When it's time for month end, everyone work together & work hard to get the job done. Great team effort. 👏
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11 months ago
I really liked working here. I learned a lot about handling food and dealing with customers.
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11 months ago
My boss was easy to get along with my co workers were also good people to work with overall.👏
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What benefits does Bon Appétit offer?
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10 months ago
Medical dental vision
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10 months ago
Advancement and learning new skills 👌
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Good starting job, easy hiring. 👍
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A year ago
it is okay for what it is 🤘
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A year ago
Pretty straight forward job for entry level ✌
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Amazing company to work for and grow 👍
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A year ago
The pay is reasonable with good benefits. 👏
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A year ago
i start my day by getting the dishroom together, I turn on my machines and prepare the soaking for the morning pots and pans.
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Organized company, everyone understands their roles 👍
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11 months ago
Free food, free gyms, and full hour shifts
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11 months ago
Learn a lot and can always transfer 👌
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everyone is friendly and nice team to work and they really care about you unlike other employers who just wants you to work for them and treat like nothing ☺
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A year ago
They are a very good company. 👌
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A year ago
Worked with great colleagues Pay was decent Free Food Health and Benefits
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Less counting of inventory or cash Streamlined operation Great Security 👌
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11 months ago
Institute a gratuity on areas that are all-inclusive or company buy-out events
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11 months ago
What is streamlined operation??? 💭
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I love the growth and freedom i have experienced with this company. 😍
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11 months ago
I hate that i have to leave this company and i wish they had more accounts all over.
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11 months ago
I have grown so much with this company and acquired skills that will benefit me in the future with any other company. 👌
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As per my experience, BA are paying pretty decent compansations & offering FWH🧐
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11 months ago
then u should also work there😁
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11 months ago
Happy people🙌
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Great company with amazing values and standards for the food they prepare and serve others ☺
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A year ago
Alot of physical work, pushing 3 tiered carts filled with all buffet supplies
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A year ago
Purchase a new golf cart for the catering department, it is brutal work pushing carts back and forth like said above. 😅
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Increase the salary because it is a lot of work to do during the shifts. Also, provide proper training for workers. ☝
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11 months ago
At the end of each shift, I was able to eat for free at a campus cafeteria which is a plus.
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11 months ago
I was a student supervisor and i can totally relate to it. 🤘
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Free food, commuter benefit, cost of living in Bay Area benefit, major holidays off and paid 👏
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10 months ago
When you do good at your job you get to do other people’s too and the raises are cents.
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10 months ago
The restaurant must be overstaffed that is why it must be possible for them to have holidays off!!!🙂
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I would suggest the Ba management to hire good people anf fire toxic people from their environment who do not care working dedicatedly seriously😣
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11 months ago
A good management can lead their peple under the same roof
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11 months ago
that's awefull
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Its a family that cares about you and your clients.👌
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11 months ago
Working for Compass Group was the most rewarding company I have ever worked for.
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11 months ago
Management was very solid and wonderful to work with. All around it was a beautiful experience in my career. I wish I had stayed longer.😌
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I worked there for many years and had ups and downs but all in all a great company to work for. 👍
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A year ago
High stress high productivity environment
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A year ago
place is very family oriented workplace 👌
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No fixed calendar from week to week so you constantly have to be aware of the date 📅
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A year ago
Good vacation and paid sick leave.
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A year ago
Now backed by union. ✌
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What is a typical day like for you at Bon Appétit?
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11 months ago
Hot, fast paced, you can get left out if you do not speak Spanish
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11 months ago
Busy tons of work as I come in first thing in the morning. Opening up my station. And turning on equipment for the day. 🤘
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I love working with everyone family friendly everyone is happy 😊
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A year ago
I was a dishwasher but was able to be taught skill to move up and become a prep
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A year ago
Overall good experience. 👌
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Scheduling and supervising all kitchen staff, including the specialty cooks and chefs. 👍
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10 months ago
Monitoring, maintaining and training staff to use equipment.
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10 months ago
Managing inventory. ✌
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The work environment is very friendly and helpful. 👏
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11 months ago
Full of fun the day goes by pretty quockly once the lunch crowd comes in. 🤘
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11 months ago
Prep is easy once you get the hang of it.
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Full benefits uniforms great lunch 👍
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A year ago
Good place to work for
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A year ago
Really no downsides I like it 👍
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Flexible hours Higher pay Overtime Cross training
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11 months ago
Actually be there and ask your employees if they are happy and if they have been there for years give them a raise before your new employees
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11 months ago
Nice people, free meals, balanced staff 👏
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What is the vacation policy like at Bon Appétit? How many vacation days do you get per year?
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11 months ago
Depends how long you have been their. 🤘
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11 months ago
I got a month paid vacation after working for bonappetit or 5 years, 5 sick days.
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they offer free lunch & u get improved ur skills basically. This is the one of the top reason of my application here
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11 months ago
GOOD COMPANY!
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11 months ago
delicious & tasty EVERY BITE is😋
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I had a good memories working at Bon Appetit 😊
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A year ago
i learned a lot from working here, we had different pastries/desserts everyday and presentation was a big focus
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A year ago
learning different pastries and presentation definitely helps in the culinary world. ✌
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A lot of opportunities to succeed,pay holidays,pay sick days a lot of benefits ,free food excellent place to learn, excellent treat for employees,no discrimination 👍
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11 months ago
The event set up and working is harder because there are numerous factors that, unless you have worked there for a while, you don't consider.
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11 months ago
With the help of the boss though everything gets worked out and the clients really appreciate the events. 👏
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I work in a good environment, it was a good experience working in a multicultural environment and with a lot of young people, I have learn a lot from them. 👍
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11 months ago
Loved the job. Efficient in laser operating