Unilever Employee Reviews in Canada

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Productive and Fun place with Awsome people
Manufacturing Area Leader-Sr.Shift Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ONMay 27, 2016
Lots of learning and team building activities.
worked on many projects.
Very hard working people.
Fully enjoyed my time here.
Pros
Great company to work for...
Cons
its cloding in july 2016
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Good Pay, but Worth it?
Light Labourer (Former Employee) –  Simcoe, ONMay 2, 2016
You stand on a line, and rotate where you're standing every few minutes. Your schedules are rarely in the same place, and they can and do change your shifts without telling you. Then blame you when you don't know when you're working.
Pros
Free Ice cream, when on breaks or lunch.
Cons
No room for advancement, and very unclear rules and guidelines.
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I do not recommend anyone to work for this company
SHE, Safety, Health Environment Manager (Current Employee) –  EtobicoeApril 9, 2016
This by far has been the worst company I ever worked for. The culture was change to one that you must work and forget about the life balance!
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productive , fun place to work
lab tech (Former Employee) –  Rexdale, ONMarch 23, 2016
testing product hourly, most enjoyable interacting with operators and management and co-workers working as a team. Being happy and calm and made friends was the most satisfying part of my for 39.5 years.
Pros
working enviroment
Cons
none
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Food processing/Quality management
Quality Assurance Specialist (Current Employee) –  Rexdale, ONMarch 17, 2016
I have learned a great deal on the process of investigating nonconformance's and developing root cause/ corrective actions to prevent reoccurrence.
Pros
Great experience working in a food processing plant
Cons
Lack of management/ training
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fast paced work and depressing atmosphere
Light Labourer (Former Employee) –  Simcoe, ONMarch 11, 2016
Light labourers receive only one week training on a couple of lines, but following week are thrown onto lines they have never stepped foot on and are different. Rotating shifts is misleading, fulltimers bump you and you get last minute nights or afternoons, no days.
Meanwhile the condescending people that have worked there for years, are miserable, bossy and impatient with the new hires.
Some say they are there to work not make friends, but it wouldn't hurt them to be FRIENDLY!
The work is not so difficult once you get the hang of it, the atmosphere is depressing.
Pros
decent wage for this area
Cons
bullying co-workers
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Structured
Warehouse Person / Receiver / Operator / Forklift (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ONFebruary 29, 2016
Clean and pleasant working environment. Smells good inside and they manufacture very tasty products. The wage is really good also with a lot of overtime.
Pros
Free lunches.
Cons
They are closing down and moving to the US.
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Good Place to work
Industrial Mechanic Millwright (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ONFebruary 9, 2016
Very fun place to work at, it helps to hone and develop skills and helps build character. Also has a good working environment.
Pros
money
Cons
small company
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Consumer goods
Sr SHE Lead (Current Employee) –  OntarioNovember 19, 2015
Job has its challenges with considerable red tape and unclear communication amongst the business. The people are their best assets.
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BEST COMPANY GOO PAY
Line Operator (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ONSeptember 23, 2015
BEST WORK PLACE BEST BENEFITS GOOD PAY MANAGEMENT
TAKECARE WORKERS FREE SAFETY LUNCHES DISCOUNTS PRICES COMPANY PRODUCTS EVERY YEAR TWO PAIRS SAFETY SHOES
Pros
free safey lunches
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many years of above average income
Machine Operator (Former Employee) –  Belleville, ONSeptember 17, 2015
The company closed unexpectedly but was an excellent employer with great wages and benefits. They were always generous to their employees and treated us well.
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packer
LIFT TRUCK OPERATOR (Current Employee) –  BramptonAugust 10, 2015
I did not like this company very much. they treated there staff very poorly and with disrespect. i would not recomenned this company to anybody
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Very good salary and benefits package
Shipping Clerk (Former Employee) –  Simcoe, ONJuly 31, 2015
Good place to work . Fast paced environment that can become challenging to maintain at times however there are many good people working together to grow the company in a positive way.
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Work with a wonderful group of co-workers
Consumer Service Representative (Current Employee) –  Saint John NBJuly 24, 2015
Take calls on products owned by the company. Have a great supervisor who is always there when needed. Best part of my job is when I know I have made my consumer happy and satisfied. Hardest part of my job is dealing with constant complaints and rude people.
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Productive Workplace
Data Analyst (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ONApril 13, 2015
Mentally challenging, but productive and professional workplace. Did 40 hours per week. Most enjoyable part was communicating with various staff members who worked in different departments.
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Good place to work specially for blue collar.
Electrician (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ONMarch 19, 2015
Almost top pay rate in food industry, nice co-workers, not too much pressure and you have rights to refuse some works.
Annurial Xmas party, kids party.....
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Work life balance
Deductions Specialists (Current Employee) –  Mississauga, ONMarch 12, 2015
Working at Unilever is great experience, timings are flexible and work from home with Agile facility of remote access. Company's has Gym to stay fit at work and take breaks at regular intervals.
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Exciting workplace - always something new going on
Supervisor (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ONFebruary 6, 2015
People here are motivated to do their best at all times. There are several projects going on to learn from.

Management quality has decreased over the years as the plant has had rumours of closure and reduced advancement opportunity.
Pros
exciting learning opportunities
Cons
long hours, poor management recently
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Productive and fun work environment , like a family >
Labeler, Assistant Cook, Cook, Sanitation (Former Employee) –  Peterborough, ONNovember 19, 2014
I learned a variety of different duties and positions as I wanted to be able to understood how things travelled done the line
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Productive, learning and fun
Demand Planner (Former Employee) –  othersOctober 26, 2014
Excellent work culture and lots of learning, target oriented and focused on quality and safety.
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