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Great Company
Laboratory Technician (Current Employee), Minneapolis, MNAugust 29, 2014
I love coming to work everyday and the people are VERY friendly. Management is helpful with everything and the have a high importance on safety which is very nice to see how much the care about their employees.
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Cereal Line Operator (Current Employee), Belvidere, ILAugust 27, 2014
Constant overtime, 40+ hour work weeks. A lot of physical labor as well as computer work.
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Great learning experience
Associate Marketing Manager (Current Employee), Minneapolis, MNAugust 25, 2014
Learned a tremendous amount about brand management. Enjoyed being surrounded by highly intelligent, motivated individuals.
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fast paced environment
PACKER.LINE LEAD (Former Employee), Social Circle, GAAugust 22, 2014
Pros: grab bag day .all damages were given to us for our families
Cons: short breaks, couldnt leave for the break must have everything you need when you come
steel toed shoes, laughter
where the displays in the stores come from how they are made what products the distribution center handled
some were very pleasant some were not
the hardest part of the job was leaving
the most enjoyable part was being given a nick name the queen b aka the beast at what i do .and meeting new people
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work hard
Temp Worker (Former Employee), Albuquerque, NMAugust 20, 2014
Cons: long days
12 hour days hard labor long standing. Its a factory job so you need steel toe boots.
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Excellent
Process Operator (Former Employee), Berwick-Upon-Tweed, ENGAugust 20, 2014
Loved everyday. Sad to leave. learnt a great deal about production and health & safety in the work place.
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Work in a warehouse packing items.
Packer/Shipper (Former Employee), Palmyra, PAAugust 18, 2014
Worked too much and got payed too little. Did not like the work or the environment.
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Bad pay
Line lead (Current Employee), Fort Wayne, INAugust 12, 2014
Pros: friendly people, management backed line leads, and keeps you in shape.
Cons: 1, 10 minute break 1 half hour lunch, extremely low pay, high turnover rate.
Come into work go over paperwork, morning announcements and roll call burns anywhere from 10-20 minutes off my first hour. Gives other orders to do myself while working on my actual project with my line. general labor pays $9 max and Line leads make $9.50 max.
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This was a fun place to work. The company was good to the people.
General Laborer (Former Employee), Toledo, OHAugust 8, 2014
Pros: the company treated people well. good benifits, and pay. a very clean place to work for a cereal and cake factory.
Cons: they closed the plant and moved out of town.
Everyone treated each other with respect, helped out, and made sure the jobs we did were done correctly. We all looked out for each others safety. We had a lot of laughs.
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Enjoyed Job Assignment
Assembly Worker (Former Employee), Milwaukee, WIAugust 5, 2014
*Worked well
*Learned a lot
*Managed well
*Nice Co Workers
*Job was easy
*Enjoyed Breaks and Conversations with people
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Good, safe place to work.
Production Worker (Former Employee), New Albany, INJuly 31, 2014
A great place to work with good benefits, reliable hours.
Co-workers are friendly.
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productive and fun place to work
Process Operator (Former Employee), Berwick-Upon-Tweed, ENGJuly 23, 2014
Pros: free cups of tea. weekends off.
i learnt how to use machinery and computers. my co-workers were very helpful.
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Nice place to work
Operations Teamleader II (Former Employee), West Chicago, ILJuly 21, 2014
Employees are very nice, and they invest heavily in employee development
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Long hours and at time mind numbingly boring
Packing Technician Extra (Former Employee), Lodi,caJuly 15, 2014
Pros: great benefits and pay
Cons: forced overtime
There is a major problem with the culture there. Everybody is always in a bad mood. There is almost always overtime. I routinely worked 60-80 hours a week.
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Great Place for Career Advancement
Quality Engineer (Current Employee), New Albany, INJuly 12, 2014
Excellent place to work for those who like to learn and enjoy the challenge of new and varied opportunities.
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productive
Region Manager (Current Employee), FLJuly 7, 2014
Challenging but rewarding.Very fast paced.I was traveling alot from store to store but still managed to be top in sales year after year
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Fast paced demanding company
General Sanitation (Former Employee), Belvidere, ILJuly 1, 2014
Very long days & very little time off. Paychecks were great but it was hard to have a life outside of work when being forced to work so many hours.
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Good
Restaurant Manager (Operations) (Former Employee), IndiaJune 29, 2014
It was good to work with such a big company like General Mills.
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"Benefits are great, the company values are excellent, great work life balance
Analyst - Supply Chain Operations (Current Employee), Mumbai, MHJune 29, 2014
Pros: u.s leadership team with strong values and knowledge.
Cons: the management operations are very slow.
Great workplace culture Lack of anycareer growth plans due to the KPO structure (business defined by US counterparts)
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Fast paced environment
Senior QA Lead Manager (Former Employee), Golden Valley, MNJune 10, 2014
I worked in the Consumer Internet Applications department. Project Managers, Developers and testers were very knowledgeable and helpful.

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