Potbelly Sandwich Works Jobs & Careers in Chicago, IL US

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30+ days ago

Restaurant Shift Leader

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL

5. Benefits and Bonus! Did you know that full-time Shift Leaders are eligible* for a bunch of great benefits? Medical, Dental, Vision, Domestic… CareerBuilder


30+ days ago

Shift Leader

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL +16 locations

Potbelly Sandwich Works is your neighborhood sandwich shop that offers an eclectic, homey environment with live music. What could be better than… CareerBuilder


18 days ago

District Manager

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL

· Continuously develop and train General Managers to the next level. · Must develop bench at every level… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

Carpenter

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL

• Building standard and custom items such as tables, cabinets, bookcases, benches and signage • Occasionally on-site for repairs and installations… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

Warehouse Assistant

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL

• Pulls and distributes materials, artifacts or other stock items in order to fill requests • Prepares merchandise for shipment, as required… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

Delivery Biker

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL

, such as preparing quality finished products at various stations, complying with health and food safety standards, restocking items… Glassdoor


4 days ago

HR Administrator

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL

• Preparing and processing expense reports. • Assisting with meeting activities… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

Associate

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL +29 locations

• Comply with health and safety standards for food, cleanliness and safety of shop. • Maintain personal hygiene standards, including wearing… Glassdoor


4 days ago

National Director, Catering & Backline S

Potbelly Sandwich Works Chicago, IL

The National Director of Catering & Backline is the catering and backline sales growth leader of the organization. They are responsible for… Glassdoor


30+ days ago

Musician

Potbelly Sandwich Works Glen Ellyn, IL +7 locations

We’re looking for enthusiastic contract musicians who can make their neighborhood Potbelly Sandwich Shop the best place for lunch. If you think… Glassdoor


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Potbelly Sandwich Works President and CEO Aylwin B. Lewis
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82 Ratings
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    Great Potential, but ultimately not worth it.

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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - General Manager  in  Chicago, IL (US)
    Current Employee - General Manager in Chicago, IL (US)

    I have been working at Potbelly Sandwich Works full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Love the upbeat atmosphere and having a great time making people happy. Certainly a lot of potential for personal growth. Teamwork is great and it can really foster a family environment.

    Cons

    Profit is more important to Potbelly than people. Ultimately, you are judged on results (more specifically how much profit you bring in) over actual performance. If you make the company money, they love you. If things aren't going well despite working 60 hours a week, they will toss you to the curb. Expect to be stretched thin on management and stressed out. They are struggling with growth, as there are not enough people to fill their positions in new shops and they are not concerned with making their employees happy, which is leading to turnover. Many jobs are available for similar compensation and much less work and stress.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest in people. Unhappy and overworked managers make for unhappy employees in general and it snowballs into terrible turnover for the whole company. You cannot have a growing company and have this high of turnover. Many managers shrug off turnover as "no big deal" and it needs to be taken much more seriously. Care for your people, and they will care for you.

    Doesn't Recommend
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    Disapproves of CEO