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Boston Pizza Reviews

Updated 11 July, 2018
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  • "Long hours, franchisee mentality, physically demanding" (in 13 reviews)

  • "Long hours, can be stressful, late nights" (in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work and grow"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Line Cook in Saskatoon, SK
    Former Employee - Line Cook in Saskatoon, SK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Everyone looks out for each other's

    Cons

    There are no downsides working ay Boston pizza

    Advice to Management

    Stay on top of things at all times


  2. "Hostess"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    the people were nice

    Cons

    guests can be rude at times

  3. "Short time but great time"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time

    Pros

    Great staff to work with and great customers to deal with

    Cons

    Difficulty dealing with training of employees who are new hires. Issues with keeping employees at the location of my employment

    Advice to Management

    When hiring a new closer for the heart of house train them in all areas before letting them close and struggle alone


  4. "Hostess"

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    Former Employee - Hostess in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Hostess in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    good hours, good tips, nice management, and great support staff that get your through stressful shifts

    Cons

    while the environment and culture was great, the clientele can be less than desirable and it gets really stressful and hectic

    Advice to Management

    keep doing what youre doing, this is a difficult indsutry with high stress and busy nights and youre doing the best you can


  5. "Server"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good co-workers, good money, easy going environment

    Cons

    Often overworked, hard to change/switch shifts with coworkers, long hours


  6. "Server at bps"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    The time you spend with staff and I’m the environment will be some of the easiest nicest going time of your life

    Cons

    They concentrate to much on paper promotion instead of raising employees salaries


  7. "Good coworkers made management"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time

    Pros

    Staff discounts
    Co-workers are wonderful

    Cons

    Dishonest payroll
    Unpaid online work
    Badly managed
    Understaffed
    High turn over rate

  8. "Good First Serving Job"

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    Former Employee - Server in Calgary, AB
    Former Employee - Server in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boston Pizza full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - Relaxed environment
    - Loyal costumers
    - Good tips

    Cons

    - Lack of teamwork
    - Mediocre training

    Advice to Management

    Take time to train staff, and be there for support if needed.


  9. "Server"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Boston Pizza part-time

    Pros

    Manager was understanding and flexible

    Cons

    It was stressful at time when there was no bartender, expo and bussers


  10. "Good Place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Boston Pizza part-time

    Pros

    staff is lots of fun

    Cons

    busy nights and lots and lots of kids


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