Purdys Chocolatier Overview

  • www.purdys.com
  • Vancouver, Canada
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1907
  • Company - Private
  • Food & Beverage Stores
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

For more than 100 years, Purdys Chocolatier has helped make someone’s day sweeter with quality, handcrafted chocolates. A true Canadian chocolatier, Purdys was founded in 1907 in Vancouver, and is now Canada’s leading family-owned chocolatier, with over 80 shops in BC, Alberta, ...
Mission: Our Purpose: To create connection and joy through the power of chocolate.

Our Vission: We are Canada's Chocolatier, cherished and renowned for the experiences we enable.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2020(#16)

Top CEOs: 2019(#16)

Purdys Chocolatier Reviews

3.6
66%
Recommend to a Friend
81%
Approve of CEO
Karen Flavelle
Karen Flavelle
136 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"It was a decent job"

Aug. 27, 2022 - Connoisseur in Vancouver, BC

Pros

They teach you everything. Everyone is very friendly

Cons

Sometimes you have to deal with rude customers
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Diversity & Inclusion at Purdys Chocolatier

3.9
(65 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Our Commitment

Purdys strives to reflect and represent our community and customers, celebrate our differences, and be united in our values. Our Diversity and Inclusion program is Purdys’ commitment to creating a workplace that is respectful, supportive,  and safe for every team member. ​​​​​​​

Our Strategy and Focus Areas

To start off this important journey, we are focusing on three key areas and built a multi-year action plan. This strategy allows us to have a clear direction as we work towards a more diverse and inclusive environment.

Our Three Focus Areas:

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Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Purdys Chocolatier Interviews

Experience
Positive80%
Negative2%
Neutral17%
Getting an Interview
Applied online46%
In Person44%
Employee Referral5%
Difficulty
2.4
Average
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  1. Quality Assurance Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Canada
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    There will be a screening interview on the phone first. If you pass, then you will be invited to an in-person interview. The interview is pretty standard. If you have relevant educational background the interview will not be difficult for you. They also want to look for someone with good interpersonal and good decision making skills.
    Interview

    What would you do if the production supervisor was not following the quality policy?

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Purdys Chocolatier Awards & Accolades

  • Top CEOs in CanadaGlassdoor2019
  • Aon Best EmployerAON2018
  • Aon Hewitt Best Employers in CanadaAON Hewitt2016
  • Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate CulturesWaterstone Human Capital2015

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Purdys Chocolatier FAQ

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Does Purdys Chocolatier offer an employee assistance or workplace counselling program?

...employee benefits, easy work, great atmosphere, good coworkers...

October 2, 2021

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People Also Ask about Purdys Chocolatier

Employees rate Purdys Chocolatier 3.6 out of 5 stars based on 272 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2020, Purdys Chocolatier employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

To get a job at Purdys Chocolatier, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Purdys Chocolatier and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 66% of employees would recommend working at Purdys Chocolatier to a friend. This is based on 238 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

80% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Purdys Chocolatier as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.4 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Purdys Chocolatier.

69% of employees think that Purdys Chocolatier has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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