SYSCO

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Perfect place to fly under the radar
Marketing Associate (Former Employee), CalgaryAugust 8, 2012
Pros: lots of samples, extensive training
Cons: long probationary period, mediocrity unintentionally encouraged
This is a great job if you're new to sales and learning the business.

It is boring as heck if you just want to go out and make a decent living.
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Productive with free use of gym
Warehouse Person (Former Employee), Edmonton, ABJune 21, 2014
Pros: free drinks & food (low expiration)
Cons: disregarded safety procedures over quantity of work done.
I was assigned at night shift. Everyday you will be brief on how many cases will be dispatched for the night and how many was picked, how much is remaining.
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Fast paced environment
Quality Assurance Coordinator (Former Employee), Halifax, NSDecember 22, 2014
Pros: the working hours
Cons: safety issues
Very fast paced place to work, behind on the safety aspect of a work environment.
wants to be informed of safety concerns just very slow to do anything about it. co workers were great to be around and very informative of the working culture and express their concerns freely
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Hard workers and dedicated
Order Picker (Former Employee), Calgary, ABFebruary 5, 2016
There very dedicated to there work. They know how to teach you will surely learn new things. Gain new strengths. Long hours but its worth it I couldn't have asked to work for a better company!
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If you want to have no personal life work for sysco
Order selector (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONMarch 24, 2015
I stuck there for 5 years for the money, no communication and favoritism infested work place. Fault free management. I saw 3 vp changes and 2 warehouse managers and no improvement.
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Busy work day
Operations Manager (Former Employee), EdmontonAugust 23, 2012
Pros: vacation time is above average
Cons: long days, work load is extremely busy
Work is very busy and can consist of 200 plus emails each day. Hard work is rewarded for incented group but only if you make your profit plan
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good place to work
General Labouror (Former Employee), Flin Flon, MBNovember 23, 2015
Pros: continues work
Cons: middle of no where to far north and to cold
got good experience the pay was alright for the hours i worked
the people were alright to work with learned the scanner and how to unpack and load the truck trailer
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First experence
Order Selector (Former Employee), Regina, SKApril 1, 2014
This was my first job in Canada and I learned a lot of things here. How the work is done at a workplace.
What are the benefits we get.
Safety is always first.
Work with rules and regulations.
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Difficult job but can have huge benefits
Marketing Associate (Former Employee), Kingston, ONFebruary 7, 2013
Pros: financial and time
Cons: stressful and unpredictable
Really have to be motivated and manage your time properly. High expectations from Sysco on a daily basis. Great job for balancing life and work.
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Great place
Customer Service Specialist (Current Employee), Winnipeg, MBJanuary 23, 2016
Pros: free fruit
Cons: shift work
Everyone is friendly and management is great. Can buy product at reduced prices. More training should be provided. It is a very busy place with dealing with customer across Canada.
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productive and fun workplace
delivery driver (Current Employee), Fort McMurray, ABNovember 1, 2015
Fun workplace with supportive management,most enjoyable part of the job was working alongside my colleagues and learning from them.
It was a lot of variety in what i did each day.
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Great People, Great Dynamic
Sales/Marketing Associate (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONOctober 19, 2015
Pros: Set own hours
Cons: Not flexiable on price
Great company, Lot of fun, dealing with customers, seeing new people on a daily basis. Loved problem solving for customers, being their consultant.
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Learning opportunity
Staff Accountant (Current Employee), Edmonton, ABSeptember 13, 2015
Pros: Discount staff purchase offers
Cons: long hours during month end
Opportunities to learn, flexible and relaxed timing other than month end week. Free on site gym. Neat, clean and spacious office
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Great Company that believes in their employees
Health & Safety Specialist (Former Employee), Toronto, ONNovember 24, 2013
The company believes in investing in their employees to help build a stronger team. The most enjoyable part of the job was working with all the hourly employees hands on.
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wearhouse worker
Warehouse Attendant (Former Employee), Vancouver, BCDecember 8, 2012
typically prepare and wrap orders fro shipping to local food outlets, receive and organize food and goods in an organized and safe manner using the first in first out guideline
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Hard work but good environment
Order Selector (Former Employee), Peterborough, ONOctober 30, 2012
Pros: fast paced the shifts fly by
Cons: night shift work
You recieve orders to be delivered and you fill the orders to be loaded on the trucks for delivery.
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A good place to work
National Pricing Coordinator (Current Employee), Lakeside, NSJanuary 20, 2015
The company is a good place to work for - great co -workers! There is a lot of deadlines and you must be able to time-manage well.
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A happy positive work environment
Accounts Payable Supervisor (Current Employee), Port Coquitlam BCAugust 4, 2012
Great teamwork and communication documented at this establishment. It has been a pleasure to work with such a diverse group of people.
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Prodcutive
Application Developer (Current Employee), Calgary, ABJanuary 15, 2016
On-call day
Pressure work
Instant solution to problem required
Playing ping-pong at times
Fellow co-workers are supportive but with fear.
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amazing company
Marketing Repressive (Former Employee), Grande Prairie, ABOctober 18, 2014
Pros: great sal/com
Cons: long hours
I enjoyed my time with Sysco Edmonton very very much!!!!! Day to Day is great for Family life/ Work Balance
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