Swiss Chalet Reviews

Updated 15 Jul 2020

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3.6
64%
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77%
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Swiss Chalet Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Chester Hryniewicz (no image)
Chester Hryniewicz
31 Ratings
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  • "You can be stuck with bad management(in 6 reviews)

  • "long hours, little training, not much else to say(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Prep cook"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Line Cook in St. Catharines, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great stress free work place

    Cons

    Not A lot of hours

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  2. "General Manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - General Manager in Burlington, ON

    I worked at Swiss Chalet full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fast paced environment, Crossover potential with other brands

    Cons

    Some developmental ceilings within company depending on working for corporate or franchise


  3. "Amazing. Builds character, great gate opener to many other rewarding jobs"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - General Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Swiss Chalet full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Love the people, employees and guests

    Cons

    Difficult hours, long shifts. Can be stressful evenings

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  4. "Good pay and flexible work hours"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Take Out in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Swiss Chalet part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay and flexible hours

    Cons

    Bad management and bad workplace

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  5. "Fast paced Enjoyable job"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Server/Waitress 

    I have been working at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Fast paced, great coworkers, consistent regular customers

    Cons

    too frequent changes to menu and supplies

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  6. "Great place to work under the right management which is not usually the case"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cobourg, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Hours available, great staff, good food

    Cons

    Management does not manage, not willing to give proper pay

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  7. "good working environment"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Cashier in Oshawa, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Swiss Chalet full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    clean, good working environment and staff

    Cons

    there are not any big cons

  8. "Swiss Chalet"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Server in Kitchener, ON

    I have been working at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There is a great work environment

    Cons

    there are no cons of working here

  9. "Ok"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Server/Bartender in Vaughan, ON

    I have been working at Swiss Chalet part-time

    Pros

    Nice coworkers Money is good for an entry level job Relatively fun environment

    Cons

    Management is stingy, Constantly short staffed

  10. "Okay."

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Kitchen Worker in St. Albert, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Swiss Chalet part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Decent entry level / part-time job.

    Cons

    Management was not progressive. Constantly treated employees unfairly.

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