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Meat department (Current Employee) –  Arviat, NU22 June 2017
i kinda dont like my job right now lol i stock meat and produce for the company, and carry-out. hardest part of the job is waking up and go to work that i dont like lol
Pros
nothing
Cons
i dont like working at a store
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Productive and fun to be stocking goods
Nightshift (Former Employee) –  Rankin inlet27 March 2017
I miss working In the back because I would move a lot and bring goods to the front. Fun job to do, watch over at nights if anyone would break in. Made sure foods were stacked properly
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Great place for work.
Insulator Helper (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB11 May 2016
It works in an environment of respect, co-workers are supportive and feel a good energy. The hardest part is that it works with hazardous fibers and the most enjoyable is to share with people from differnt cultures.
Pros
Two breacks
Cons
Four months in layoff
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Good overall experience
Plumbing Apprentice (Former Employee) –  High Level, AB9 May 2016
Very organized business. I learned to work well with a team. Management worked well with my needs. This job was not too hard. Most enjoyable part of the job was the long hours and being active in my work.
Pros
Long hours
Cons
Work slowed down
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Quiet work area
Gas Attendant (Former Employee) –  Gods Lake Narrows, MB18 June 2013
i learned how to properly pump gas, it was easy to work around there due to the quietness, unloading frieght was tough but always worked out in the end
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Productivity
Labourer (Former Employee) –  Kuujjuaq, QC10 October 2012
Learned the varies procedures as to how to take something and putting it in its' proper place. Management was good, knew when we needed breaks. Working with others was good with good interactions and communication. Hardest part of the job was heavy lifting.
Pros
interaction with customers
Cons
heavy lifting
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Productivity with many workers
Labourer (Former Employee) –  Kuujjuaq, QC10 October 2012
I stocked shelves and helped customers who needed to find a certain product. There were many workers like me at the time and I thought that the management was great directing everyone.
Pros
discounts
Cons
heavy lifting
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