What is it like to work at Peet's Coffee & Tea?

3.9Work/Life Balance
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3.5Job Security/Advancement
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Excellent Place to Work for a College Student
Written by Shift Lead/ Barista (Current Employee) from Ashburn, VA on March 10, 2016
As a college student I have found that coffee shops are the optimal place to work. Usually we have ever changing and awkward schedules that make us work either really early in the morning or later in the afternoon into the night. At the Peet's I work at I am able to easily change my work availability without really losing hours due to the long coffee - more ... shop days (4am-9pm). Coffee shops are also jobs were you have to learn to work with a whole lot of people in a very small space. Not just customer's but other employees as well. I have quickly learned leadership and training skills while teaching ... - less
Prosgreat medical benefits, great in store benefits, Pretty good breaks
ConsLow pay, not much advancement within the company
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