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Peet's Coffee is a well-known place recognized due to its flavorful coffees and teas. The teas and coffees further include many flavors and varieties. The coffees include Dark Roast Coffee, Decaf Coffee, Espresso Capsules, Medium Roast, signature/black coffee, organic coffee, coffee finder, etc. Peet's original coffee crafting makes it more valuable in town by their flavorful roast beans of coffee. It blends the beans with the richness of herbs, Oolong, loose-leaf making it organic and even more beneficial. Peet's provides carbon natural brewer in which they categorize blend, batch, and neutral series of seasonings. On their official web portal, the brand offering online orders. Moreover, they allow visiting the online app for viewing menu and quick order.

Company - Private
$500M to $1B
Large
Multiple locations
Niche Retailers
1966
Dave Burwick
What departments Peet's employees work at?
DepartmentsRatio
other occupation25.8%
Servers / Bartenders22.7%
Management - Other17.3%
Sales Managers & Supervisors15.8%
General and Operations Managers7.7%
Retail7.7%
Sales - Other3.1%
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Professional experience

How many years of experience do Peet's employees have before joining?
Years of experience at Peet's: Newcomers: 33%, Experiencers: 16%, Experts: 16%, Veterans: 35%. Peet's employees have 8+ years experience on average before joining.
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Where did Peet's employees work before joining?
Where they've worked before Peet's: Barnes & Noble, Caribou Coffee, Jamba Juice. Typical Peet's employees have worked at Barnes & Noble.
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Barnes & Noble
Caribou Coffee
Jamba Juice
What industries did Peet's employees work in previously?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of Peet's: Food & Beverage Retailers, Limited-Service Restaurants, Niche Retailers, Full-Service Restaurants, Clothing Retailers. Peet's employees most likely come from a Food & Beverage Retailers industry background.
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Where did Peet's employees work before joining?
Past employers' size at Peet's: Small: 34%, Medium: 10%, Large: 56%. Most Peet's employees have previously worked at large companies.
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Educational background

What did employees at Peet's study?
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Where did employees at Peet's study?
California State University-East Bay
Diablo Valley College
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Employee data

How long do people stay in a role at Peet's?
Time employed at Peet's: <1: 12%, 1-3: 38%, 4-8: 35%, 9-13: 11%, 14-20: 3%, 20+: 1%. Most Peet's employees stay with the company for 1-3 years which is less than the industry average.
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How does Peet's rank for age & gender diversity?
Gender ratio at Peet's: 48.0% Male and 52.0% Female. Age ratio at Peet's: 16-20: 2%, 21-30: 57%, 31-40: 26%, 41-50: 10%, 51-60: 4%, 60+: 1%. Peet's rates - 13.0% more female than the industry average. Most Peet's employees are 21-30, which is below the industry median age range.
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What are the top roles at Peet's?
Top roles of Peet's: Barista, Shift Lead, Store Manager, Retail Associate, Manager. The top role at Peet's is Barista.
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Barista
Shift Lead
Store Manager
Retail Associate
Manager

Career advancement

How does Peet's rank for career advancement?
Career advancement at Peet's: low. Peet's ranks low for career advancement which is same as the industry average.
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What companies do Peet's employees go on to work at?
Future employers of Peet's: Apple, Blue Bottle Coffee, Nordstrom, Starbucks, Tesla. People who work at Peet's most typically go on to work for the Apple.
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Apple
Blue Bottle Coffee
Nordstrom
Starbucks
Tesla

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What year was Peet's founded?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
1966.
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What industry does Peet's belong to?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Retail.
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gender breakdown at Peet's?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
gender ratio is 52.0% female, 48.0% male.
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Where’s Peet's’s HQ located?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Emeryville, CA.
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What’s Peet's’s yearly revenue?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
$500m to $1b, i think
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Can someone tell me who the CEO of Peet's is?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Sure, the CEO is Dave Burwick
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How long do people usually work for Peet's?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
1-3 year(s).
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what kind of companies did Peet's employees work for?
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Isabella Holmes3 years ago
Large companies before Peet's.
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How often do employees get promoted at Peet's ?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
advancement opportunities are low
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Top future employers of Peet's employees?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Apple, Blue Bottle Coffee, Nordstrom, Self Employed, Starbucks, Tesla, Wells Fargo, Whole Foods Market.
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Where did employees work before joining Peet's?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Barnes & Noble, Caribou Coffee, Jamba Juice, Safeway, Self Employed, Starbucks, Target, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf.
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How old are Peet's’s employees in general?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
21-30.
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Where did most of Peet's employees go to school?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
California State University-East Bay, Diablo Valley College, San Francisco State University, University of California-Berkeley, University of California-Davis.
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What is the mission of Peet's?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
"PURPOSE:The pursuit of better coffee.HOW WE WORK:Growth and Heritage. Passion with Discipline. National but Local. Entrepreneurial and Collaborative. Authenticity is celebrated at Peet’s, and we encourage our employees to bring their whole self to work. Amidst the diversity, we thrive in this environment–one of exploration, change and excitement towards what’s next, while standing firmly on our legacy and true commitment to the craft of delivering the finest coffees and teas to our customers.".
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Any of you working in the roasting plant???👀
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8 months ago
What do you wanna know?🙂
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8 months ago
Not me but I saw that they roast coffee by hand 😂, I dont know what that means
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Working hours, pretty flexible 👌
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8 months ago
Yeah, part time for me so we good with that
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8 months ago
I hope this is a joke
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No one knows I worked at Caribou Coffee 🙂
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8 months ago
I worked there also but why does no one know 😐
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8 months ago
Worked somewhere and moved to Starbuck and I am stuck here now😯
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Apparently, not everyone gets background shifts 🤖
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9 months ago
I think you mean background checks 🙄
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9 months ago
I didn't get too and was happy cos I got a felony record 🚶
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I get free coffeee ☕
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9 months ago
I get tired of the coffeee sometimes 😪
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9 months ago
me tooooo 🙋
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I want to join it, please tell me do they require work experience? Or I can join it without any experience?
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8 months ago
When I joined it last year I had 0 experience but now I am pro at work. 🤗
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8 months ago
No specific work experience is required. 😃 You may join as a fresh grad or high school student
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Let's talk, what questions were you asked in your interview 🙂, treat as urgent
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8 months ago
What if I choose not to treat as urgent 😶
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8 months ago
Asked for my future, don't know how relevant that is
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Weird to think I have been working in coffee shops for 7 years now 😶 and my 2nd year here
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9 months ago
this is my third year in Peets and 12 years working in restaurants
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9 months ago
That is not weird but I suggest you put more efforts in this so you get promoted🤓
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This is just ,y 2nd year and I feel like its my 10th 😶
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8 months ago
I feel you too cos I am in my frirst year😖
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8 months ago
Brace up, you hve a long way to go, 7 years in the game 👊
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I don't understand why people complain of working in a large size copany cos it is almost the same thing
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9 months ago
Worked in small companies all my life and there is a BIG difference
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9 months ago
Its not the same thing 🤐
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Are you aware that asides fresh coffee, we be given fresh baked food 🤭
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9 months ago
I am not aware BUT i JUST SUBMITTED MY APPLICATION
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9 months ago
knew before i even started working 😂
You comment as
So they get coffee from over 20 countries, hmmm....🤔
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8 months ago
As long as I get paid, I don't care about this 🙂
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8 months ago
Go to the website and you will see more numbers but we don't need this here 🥱
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Similar companies??? Anyone???😚
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8 months ago
Blue Button Coffee, and I can't remember any longer
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8 months ago
Not me 🚶
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Are you ahamed of telling people you work here?
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8 months ago
This is a nice place so why will I be?
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8 months ago
I don't see a reason to be ashamed, it has been a wonderful experience ☀
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The hiring process was so fast and I wish i was capping 🧢
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8 months ago
Maybe they were in a haste to hire you cos mine was not really fast
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8 months ago
You sure they were not short of staff, even ifthey were, that is good for you, congrats 🤗
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Family is what my colleagues are in my life presently
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8 months ago
Yeah, but that is not all, still got some reasons to leave 🙂
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8 months ago
Awwwwnnn, that is cute 🤗
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I wanna join it as a full time employee. Kindly tell What are the perks of working here?
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8 months ago
Their coffee is so delecious and I can have one daily. Perks of working at a coffee shop.
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8 months ago
I love their free coffee policy for the employees. Also, you get to eat free cookies😊
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My life has been very disturbed since I came into the job life. Kindly Tell me about the work schedule
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8 months ago
There is no work load on the employees. You'll definitely love working here🤗
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8 months ago
work hours are flexible enough to manage your personal and professional life. 😃
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Female population = male population, trust me 🤝
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9 months ago
52 and 48 percent respectively
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9 months ago
I choose not to trust you
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pay should be every week smh 😶
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9 months ago
Bi weekly is better and I need it to remain like that
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9 months ago
Stop being selfish 😤
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I can't be the only one that thinks there is no large room fr growth
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9 months ago
I feel they hire more managers from iside
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9 months ago
You need to work really hard for that 😥
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Can I choose to work in the branch of my own choice? As I wanna work at place that's nearer to my house
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9 months ago
it allows the employee to choose the branch that is near to their hometown.
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9 months ago
Thank god, during the interview they let me choose the branch that was near to my flat. 😃
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Any chance of meeting an alumni, 🙋, I am from SFSU
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8 months ago
SFSUis San Fransisco State University 🙂 and I am from there also
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8 months ago
I attended University of California 💃
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The values on the websites are brilliant but I think we need to implement more
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8 months ago
We need to do more and less talk cos not everything actualy happens 🤦
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8 months ago
Cool values bythe way 💯
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What are the most common roles?
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8 months ago
I got no idea, lol 😑
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8 months ago
Store manager, shift lead, retail associate 😝
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No teeny weeny chance of tution reimburseent 😭
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8 months ago
Not even 1 percent, couldn't say anthing again
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8 months ago
I do not get benefits at all😖
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Since its a coffee shop, should I have high expectations of raises??? 😶
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8 months ago
Not really, but we get raises 😑
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8 months ago
Just expect it anually and its not much 😐
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Have you ever used the discount ???
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9 months ago
I use it a lot, what's up?
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9 months ago
I hardly use it, looking out for my health 😀
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Drug test should be done everywhere, was shocked when no drug test was done fr me😶
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8 months ago
In conclusion, no drug test 😃
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8 months ago
That has got to be my least concern right now 😂
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I saw 3 main roles in the retail shop, retail shift lead, barista and I have been struggling to remember the last one 💭
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8 months ago
Retail management you mean 👍
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8 months ago
Not like I know
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How many department one's got here?
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9 months ago
I know marketing, sales, managers, operation managers
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9 months ago
No one is talking of Servers and bartenders
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I enjoyed working but the pay could be better,server here 🤔
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9 months ago
It's sad to let you goo😦
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9 months ago
I got no responsibilities so its okay for me
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So it looks like restaurants and coffee shops intentionally don't want to create remote positions 🤐
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9 months ago
It is becoming more frustrating tbh🤢
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9 months ago
If you need remote jobs, restaurants and cafes should never be on your list
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I am ooking to work in the stores and nowhere else
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9 months ago
The store is interesting and doesnt require much experience
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9 months ago
I hate interacting with people so definitely not for me 😁
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Where the roasting plant? I heard it is in one state only
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9 months ago
Alameada, CA 👌
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9 months ago
Why will you wanna work there 😳
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It is a good thing one gets promoted from within 👍
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9 months ago
The only good thing that comes out of here smh😒
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9 months ago
I have been stuck in the same job osition 🤐
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How I dislike wearing shoes that covers my toes 😭
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9 months ago
Shoe is shoe and I don't really carecos it is not pricking my toes or causing me harm 👟
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9 months ago
When I found out that it is compulsory to wear shoes, I was.....😶
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DO NOT APPLY IF YOU ARE LESS THAN 16 🙅
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9 months ago
Thought it was 18 🤭
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9 months ago
Everyone knows smh😑
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You need 0 experience, do what you can with this info.😇
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9 months ago
while this is true, its not for all job positions 👂
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9 months ago
thiswas my first workplace, very good though i no longer work here
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O My Good!, they are too strict 🙄
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8 months ago
Just tell us you are lazy 🤣
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8 months ago
It is called discipline 👮
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My co workers make my experience much better and I love love it 😍
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8 months ago
Wish i could say the same
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8 months ago
we are damn lucky because my work mates are very good 💯
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You won't believe my interview was through the phone but no job
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8 months ago
You def. didnt pass 😑
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8 months ago
I did a phone interview and an in person intervew
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I have read a lot of benefits and none of the negative things about it. can you people let me know about the cons of working in it?😏
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9 months ago
Sometimes the place gets messy and hard to clean. Nothing is negative other than this
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9 months ago
8 hours shift with only one break. It really gets hard for me at times
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Why is there no union 😶
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9 months ago
Because most unions just cause nuisance to the management 😲
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9 months ago
Because we.don't.want🤨
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You call yourselves Peetniks 🤣
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9 months ago
I don't know who came up with the name but I like it and I am proud of it 😄
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9 months ago
I read it on the website and did not understand at first 😛
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More people applied in person than online 😏
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9 months ago
I applied in person, made my process faster
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9 months ago
I am too shy to apply in person and that is what a recruiter isfor 👌
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there is a special link to apply for other jobs if you already an employee 😑
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9 months ago
I wish I saw this sooner 😭
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9 months ago
Thanks so much for this 🥺
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The wok environment is so fast paced and I love that it that it matches withmy energy 💨
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9 months ago
I can't say that too 😩
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9 months ago
Sometimes its not fast, it just gets boring😑
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The place where I spent around 6 months was not good in terms of equality. They didn't treat women as they treat men. How is this place for a woman?
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8 months ago
A very good place for women to work at. YoU'd be treated as ofcourse others including men are treated
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8 months ago
I have been working in it and their enviornmet is friendly. I'll recommend this job to all women out there. 🤗
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Do you work more than 8 hours???😁
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8 months ago
Iwork part time and that is around 5 hours 🙂
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8 months ago
DEFINITELY YES 😢
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Please lemme know about their compensation package, Is it good or not?
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8 months ago
The pay is almost equivalent to all other coffee shops in town. 😁
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8 months ago
Pay is okay. Neither it's too low nor too high:) If you eager to gain experience, you'll be happy in this package as well
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I saw something like home office on the website and I thought it was for remote positions 😒
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9 months ago
I definitely feel your pain 😶
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9 months ago
Its for creatives, tech, and those kind of departments