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I am disappointed- but honest
Customer Service (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON16 June 2017
low pay, no leadership, so many people missing work weekly sick?

Best part of the job is when you meet with a new coworker just like your self; a trusting shoulder to sometime, well even cry on.

For me the hardest part of this job is watching the full time employee come in late, sleeping, talking on their cell phones-- and so many Placement Company temps just like my self -- coming in early everyday, sometime working through my time lunch at my desk, even staying late ...and all for free.
Pros
Its work, I need the $?
Cons
Don't have big expetations :(
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Good company - Fickle management
Analyst (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC16 June 2017
Good Company with good employees.

Managed in silos with little communication. Management is supportive, but doesn't always understand their employees' roles and tasks.

High turnover and short-sighted/fickle upper-management make it a sometimes unstable environment.
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a typical day at work
Assembler/Packer (Former Employee) –  Trenton, ON13 June 2017
Sweeper; packaged, organized, and wrapped skids full of product; cut, opened and organized product into specific catagories. i enjoyed my 9hour night shifts and everyone that i worked with which was alot of people.
Pros
wages, benefits
Cons
long hours
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good platform to learn but not advance
QA Specialist (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON9 June 2017
It was nice working in McK, but the company constantly experiencing re-organisation, which caused insecurity of the job. Salary and benefit is competitive in the market. Everyone was nice to work with, however, due to the variety of business they cover, sometimes it is hard to get everyone on the same page.
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great place to work but not great for learning or career advancement
Senior Software Developer (Former Employee) –  Richmond, BC2 June 2017
Great work-life balance, great work environment, lots of social activities but the technology of the work was a bit behind the times and training or other advancement opportunities were hard to come by
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Good place
Warehouse Employee (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB30 May 2017
It's your typical warehouse work , you would pack product and have it sent down the line to be shipped to store around Canada they specialized in medical products so everything you see In a Wal-Mart or drugstore or even a hospital
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Environnement flexible
Spécialiste Nationale (Current Employee) –  St Laurent, QC30 May 2017
heures de travail flexible
bonne directrice au RL
Vacances flexibles
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Fun and friendly environment to work at
Remote Support Analyst (Current Employee) –  Richmond, BC16 May 2017
Like any Job or workplace there is a learning curve when you start but afterwards everyone fits right in. Great place to work at , great co-workers and supervisors
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Worst company for Management
Pharmacy Caseworker (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON16 May 2017
If you have any plans on advancing in this career don't plan on it unless you suck up.
HR doesn't care about their employees especially if any life altering events happen. Be prepared for them to just stare down at you like a piece of garbage.
Pros
Offers a cafeteria with fairly priced food
Cons
Terrible management
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Mostly contract work
Cash Analyst (Current Employee) –  Mississauga, ON15 May 2017
Great place to work, but mostly contract very few full time opportunities. many different departments from customer service to registered nurse. growing company and very profitable company.
Pros
fun environment
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good people but poorly managed company
RECEIVING COORDINATOR (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ON14 May 2017
Good benefits and profit sharing
some management and most people were good to work with.
Good atmosphere.
some managers would not advance you to higher positions if they didn't like you.
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Productuve learning enviroment
National Sales and Marketing Director (Former Employee) –  Mckesson Markham4 May 2017
Excellent company to be involved with .The staff truly care about the culture and long term future of the company .

It fosters a true learning environment
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Its such an amazing place to work
Material Handler (Current Employee) –  Belleville, ON3 May 2017
A typical day at work is just doing small tasks over and over again. Its a lot of physical work so it does require a bit of fitness. The people are great and the management and supervisors are fantastic. I have nothing bad to say about working at mckesson canada.
Pros
Great Benefits
Cons
Physically demanding work
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Drama
Order Picker (Former Employee) –  Coquitlam, BC2 May 2017
Lots of drama and disagreements between staff members that dont get resolved because managment doesnt care, they arent the best employer learned alot from oter employees tho
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Production and Sales Orientated
Administrative Assistant, Operations (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB30 April 2017
Coordinating product and vendors and transport at least cost in conjunction with optimal production. Meeting the needs and ensuring requirements are met from the 140 employees on the lines to pack and load product to vendors in a timely fashion.
Pros
Team Work Setting
Cons
Multitasking, deadlines, troubleshooting all at once
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good employer
Bilingual bilingual health case specialist (Current Employee) –  Mississauga, ON10 April 2017
busy always. constantly growing. constantly evolving. constantly learning and adjusting and adapting to the departments needs. there never been a dull moment during my past 7 years with McKesson.
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Collaboration
Préposé aux commandes (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC26 March 2017
Collaboration avec les autres member de personnel etaint parfait
Pros
relation
Cons
horaire
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Job was fine, bad timing at location, bad managers.
MATERIAL HANDLER (Former Employee) –  Trenton, ON24 March 2017
Supervisors were rotating through frequently bringing in new and mostly favoring women in horrendous ways. Eventually it became about 70% women, with the few men there doing all the hard work. Employees were usually good to work with, it was a matter of supervisors being terrible in many ways.

Despite supervisors, it was a great job at the DC in Trenton, just a little too political and too far favoring women.
Pros
Overtime, free lunches, good environment
Cons
Supervisors, egos, technology
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Good Place
Warehouse stock picker (Former Employee) –  Chatham-Kent, ON18 March 2017
McKesson canada was a nice place to work at if you can stand the very long hours.. shifts were from 6-4an with 3 breaks.. felt really long and ur constantly on your feet so its very tiring.
Pros
Good Pay
Cons
Long hours
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Productive and fast paced.
Material Handler (Former Employee) –  Trenton, ON16 March 2017
Every day was typically the same but extremely enjoyable. Everyone was easy to talk to and friendly. Nobody was nervous to lend you a helping hand if needed. Management was easy going and if you had a problem there was no need to be scared to bring up the topic to your supervisor because they were extremely understanding. The hardest part of this job was how fast everything was to be done but after awhile it became second nature.
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