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Una gran organización y una muy buena cultura laboral
TECNICO DE MANTENIMIENTO (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB14 March 2013
Cada día se aprendía algo nuevo y se hacían cosas distintas, en el transcurso del turno laboral el jefe se acercaba para motivar a sus trabajadores, se preocupaban por que las personas usaran su equipo de protección y que no les faltara nada en su estadía en el almacén.
Lo que mas me gusto es la organización de el tiempo y el apoyo que me brindaron durante mi estadía en ese trabajo.
La parte mas difícil fue el clima de la ciudad (mucho frío)
Pros
el pago era en dolares y aprendí un poco del idioma ingles
Cons
estaba lejos de mi familia
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Fast paced environment.
Fork Op, Order Picker. (Current Employee) –  Regina, Sk. Canada7 February 2013
Poor management, favoritism, little regard for customers or low end employees. Only concern seems to be about efficiency(numbers) & not the safety/ well being of the worker. Inadequate training with regard to operating systems. Unable to approach managers with safety concerns or job related issues. Unreasonable expectations in regard to work performance or ability. Unable to understand I.T. personnel who seem to lack the ability to speak the English language & offer little help/support. Warehouse too small to accommodate pallet jacks. Some aisles too narrow for safe fork lift operation. Cracks in warehouse floor & leaky roof are hazards for pedestrians, pallet jack & fork operators. If you're looking for stable, long term employment with little or no stress, then this is not the place for you!
Pros
good pay, benefits.
Cons
management, hours, job security.
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Difficult job but can have huge benefits
Marketing Associate (Former Employee) –  Kingston, ON7 February 2013
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.
Pros
financial and time
Cons
stressful and unpredictable
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Warehouse Attendant (Former Employee) –  Vancouver, BC8 December 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, ON30 October 2012
You recieve orders to be delivered and you fill the orders to be loaded on the trucks for delivery.
Pros
fast paced the shifts fly by
Cons
night shift work
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Busy work day
Operations Manager (Former Employee) –  Edmonton23 August 2012
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
Pros
vacation time is above average
Cons
long days, work load is extremely busy
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Perfect place to fly under the radar
Marketing Associate (Former Employee) –  Calgary8 August 2012
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.
Pros
lots of samples, extensive training
Cons
long probationary period, mediocrity unintentionally encouraged
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A happy positive work environment
Accounts Payable Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Port Coquitlam BC4 August 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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exceed physical limit,work very hard or be suspended or terminated!
Material Handler (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB27 April 2012
a typical day in the warehouse floor,is always in a hurry and trying to reach a certain percentage or piece counts just to get a performance bonus $$$, but when they hire temporary foreign worker, they make it a must that your should a certain very high performance (95%) or else you'll be re-trained, suspended or terminated. maybe this is the very reason only temporary foreign worker mostly endure the job here to earn money to be sent home to their love ones. Many time we do not take full breaks or lunch just to continue the job and have high performance.
Pros
performance bonus, free work out, you'll never gain weight even you eat a lot.
Cons
unsafe, mistakes salary deduction, forcing to reach a certain high performance, or be terminated.
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High tech equipment / facility , high business volume , good food for employees , great appreciation , thank you.
runner (Former Employee) –  calgary11 March 2012
High tech equipment / facility , high business volume , good food for employees , great appreciation , thank you.
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