What is it like to work at Balzac's Coffee Roasters?

3.5Work/Life Balance
2.9Salary/Benefits
2.9Job Security/Advancement
3.1Management
3.5Culture
4.0
Great Team Working in a Stressful Location!
Written by Barista (Current Employee) from Toronto, ON on 20 May 2014
Working at Balzac's has definitely been a learning experience. Located at the Toronto Reference Library, we are an extremely high traffic cafe with many different clientele. Because my coworkers and I are such a great time, we are able to smoothly work through any problem thrown at us. This particular location has been through some trying times due - more ... to the lack of a manager for weeks and sometimes months at a time. We are able to work through it together and it has really brought us closer. The greatest challenge of this job was that many of the patrons are of the homeless community who frequen ... - less
ProsFree Drinks, trained as a barista, fun work environment
ConsLack of management involvement, work every weekend, security and safety issues
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