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very good workplace to work.
Laminator Operator (Former Employee), Winnipeg, MBMay 22, 2012
Pros: only 20min for lunch at this plant.
Cons: some times 12-hrs all good.
very clean place to work good peple to work too.Everyone is very friendly and expirience to do there jobs like my self.That job wath i was duing i'am going to miss.my typical day of work was that i loved wath i was duing at my job. I learn more than i could ever now this place give me a lot's of nolage and exp at the same time.Also wath i learn is that – more... all my machines that i work at give me a expirience.About management very good people to work with i never had any problems with them at all. My co-workers loved every one of them exelent people to work with.The hardest part of my job will be a new products like new trials to run on laminators to give a costumer the best quality of this product that will be the hardest job chalange.The enjoyable part of my job will be to run my laminator machines and give my company 100- percent to rich a goals and at the end of my day to be proud wath i do that is the best day's of my job. In one word to explain this compamy is to work there like i did. – less
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Offered Job growth and training
Machine Operator I-III (Former Employee), Sandston, VAOctober 10, 2014
Pros: fun activities
Cons: unprofessional leadership
While working for Sonoco, production was busy and there was always room for advancement. Management was a little unbalanced but people were able to get a fair chance. I was able to learn the importance of having strong communication skills and working together as a team. The hardest part of the job at first, was dealing with unprofessional leadership. – more... The most enjoyable part of the job was the activities that we would do to promote things such as, safety, or PPE. – less
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Great
Software QA Consultant (Former Employee), Hartsville, SCSeptember 12, 2014
Great Work Environment. Fast Paced. Enjoyed. Learned new concepts.
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Assistant Can Line Operator (Former Employee), Orlando, FLAugust 4, 2014
i would rather explain in person. the job was enjoyable. management did not perform as professional as they should have.
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all the hours u can work ,,and more
Maintenance Technician (Current Employee), Edinburgh, INJuly 20, 2014
working 80hrs a week is pretty normal ,, there is no lack of overtime forced upon u here ,, pay is average.
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Safe
Packer/Inspector (Former Employee), New Albany, OHJune 19, 2014
Pros: pay, incentives
Cons: lacking in qualtiy care
packing boxes and quality control i liked the pay and the people but way to much about safety not enfugh about quality in product.
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fun place
Production Worker (Current Employee), Canton, NCJune 17, 2014
meeting new people
how to order things for the store
great
they where great to work with
when someone needed something and your store was out
learning new things about computers and office work
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Assembly line
Assembly Line Worker/Machine Operator (Former Employee), Sandston, VAApril 27, 2014
Pros: management, pay and co. workers
Cons: standing in one spot for hours hurts your back
Didn't work here very long but good work experience.. putting ink in designated areas on assembly line...
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production
Machine Operator (Former Employee), Sandston, VAMarch 20, 2014
Pros: always opportunity to move up in positions
Cons: not a good environment to work for while building a family
I worked as a lead machine operator. The co-workers, supervsiors, and managers were great. There was always opportunity to grow thru the company. The hardest part of my job was trying to work daily to make sure bad products wont sent out of the building. I enjoyed meeting the goal daily in competition with other lines in the building as to who made – more... produced the most. – less
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Enjoyed my time with this company.
Utility and Galley Hand (Former Employee), Houma, LAMarch 18, 2014
I loved working offshore, but did not like all the time away from my family.
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Fork Lift Operator
Forklift Operator, Set Up Attendant, Packer (Current Employee), Elon, NCFebruary 25, 2014
Pros: benefits
Cons: management
Load product, create bill of lading for outgoing product, move material to production.
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a place where you could advance quickly
Production worker (Former Employee), Jackson, TNFebruary 25, 2014
Pros: fun and very friendly place
Cons: working shifts
The hardest part of this job was having to lift over 70 lbs of materials
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excellent
Warehouse Worker (Current Employee), Holyoke, MAFebruary 4, 2014
Pros: safe environment
Good work environment,co-workers were great to work with. Safety was very well used in the plant.
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Great place
Office Assistant (Former Employee), Kankakee ILJanuary 31, 2014
Great place to work for. Management was wonderful and so were the co-workers. Plant closed which was sad. Great place to work!
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First real work experience
Receptionist Assistant (Former Employee), ManchesterJanuary 22, 2014
Pros: the salary was really good.
I worked the switchboard, answering the phones, made orders for products and set up meeting rooms. I also sorted out the post and placed them within the correct staff pigeon holes. I assisted the receptionist with the invoices and sending out any important emails and letters. I learnt how to use a switchboard and gained customer service skills. I also – more... learnt how to multitask. My co workers were fun. The hardest part of the job was when I first started I was asked to make an order which I was not advised how many products I was to ask for. The most enjoyable part of the job was typing up emails and letters to customers and other business' – less
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Sonoco
Assembly Line Worker (Former Employee), Sandston, VADecember 18, 2013
Pros: great set schedules
Cons: work environment can sometime seem very repetitive or repetitious
Great warehouse job. Show you how to use a forklift and if you do well there is room for advancement it just may take a while. They practice safe work environment techniques everyday. Short breaks, but it's a well worth it job.
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Very instering place to work.
Power department (Current Employee), Hartsville, SCNovember 26, 2013
Pros: close to home
Cons: time off and pay
Sonoco is not the place everyone thinks it is, a typical day starts out with supervisors not knowing what needs to be done for the day. next I have learned a lot of new skills since I started working for them. Work vs time home work comes out on top many times I have worked 4 to five weeks 12hrs a day with no day off.
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reliable work, even when the economy took a turn for the worse
Finished Goods Quality Coordinator (Current Employee), Mount Pleasant, TNOctober 2, 2013
Pros: safety lunches, vacation time
Cons: no smoking on the company propety
Sonoco is a very good company to work for, from oppritunities for advancement, to the relationship of management with the hourly employees.
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Fun place to work
Cashier (Former Employee), Brownstown, MISeptember 25, 2013
Great place for younger people to work. Nice person to work for.
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Productive
Assembly Line Worker (Former Employee), Richmond, VASeptember 9, 2013
Good Place, good company, good benefits. The hardest part of the job is getting use to the temperature.

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