Team Member (Former Employee) – London, Greater London – 5 October 2017
I worked at Pret a Manger for 11 months and they never praised me neither gave me the opportunity to developed my Career skills during the 11 months I did work for them. I did a lot of baking and made a lot of hot and cold drinks during the 11 months I work there and although I did ask a lot of times , they never let me to go up in the Company or develop my Working skills, and I left after 11 months because I realised I wast going nowhere in the company and I was bored beeing only a Team Member
It's like a restaurant. It serve fresh food and give the overleft sandwiches to the charity every night. It is a big and profitable company
Coffee Barista (Current Employee) – London, Greater London – 14 January 2019
There is extra working hours . Free food on your work time. 50% discount on everything you want to buy Mystery shopper bonus every week( we might loose if we didn't hit). High customer services standard and very friendly atmosphere. Team work a s lots of fun and buzz. Twice a week we have a big party. Summer party and Christmas party. Also every last Friday of a month we going to pub for free drinks. I learnt how to work in a busy atmosphere, how to handle problems and give the best customer service. Also to make a hot drink with in a minute and so on. The hardest part of the job is when it's busy time everyday at breakfast 8a.m to 10a.m and 12.30p.m to 14.pm we need to serve 1 customer in 1 minute so I need to be very fast and remember all hot drinks in first call first serve bases.
Free lunches and 50% discount in everything, bonus