American Sugar Refining, Inc.
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Relaxing job hardly stressful

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The company is really good at providing training for each individual machine. Daily job includes running your machine with maximum production. Pay is bomb!
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Unsupported management team.

What is the culture of this company was one of collaborative support that allowed management Staff to thrive and succeed. However It is very clearly a culture of Me me me. The General worker also believes the management is not there for their support but rather Their reprimanding

Pros

Free samples

Cons

The boss
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No free time

You work enough to never really see your family and never get more than 6 hours of sleep. Also they will schedule you to work on a weekend after working the whole week, but they won’t let you book a vacation on the weekend. There will be penalties for missing weekend shifts, so you can count on never having time to yourself without fear of losing your job pretty much.

Pros

Free sugar-loaded iced tea, The hot chocolate is actually decent though, Oh and you get a box of chocolates as a “Christmas” bonus.

Cons

Some shifts will be busy from start to end, and very stressful; other shifts everything will be down and you’re expected to deep clean, which can sometime go on for weeks at a time.
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Over worked mandatory overtime every weekend

If you have no life this place is for you messed up schedules that will leave you tired all the time , mandatory overtime even when theres no work just so the company can look good

Cons

No time off
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Nasty

Don't work here, only take a job if you are stuck but keep looking for something else. you will be told you must work overtime whether you can or want to. Management are poison.
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Toxic

Very toxic. There are many departments in which bullying is taking place. When it is brought up to HR nothing is ever done. In a few cases I’ve actually witnessed the bully being promoted. Many employees are in therapy due to stress.
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Temp

Don't go work here as a temp, they will let you go hard worker or not without 48 notice. Some of the people here where very genuine except for most of the older people they where very rude to us " temporary " workers.
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Fun and strategic work place

The port of Toronto is a very nice place to work, the view is amazing looking out over the water at the skyline of Toronto and the pay is bomb! Nothing more to ask for
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Great environment to develop diverse skills quickly

Engineers get to work across facilities in multiple locations and works on end to end projects across all business functions as part of their development.

Pros

Diverse Cultures, Projects of varied complexities

Cons

Long hours, Budget limits due to low margin business
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Good Job

Enjoyed working at Redpath Sugars. Treated employees fairly and there was always room for advancement in the company. Unfortunately the business closed in my area.
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Lots of work hours

Good place to work and learn. Uniforms are provided the people I worked with were good people. The management is understanding and easy to approach.
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Great work place,good salary,benefits

Fast past,never the same thing each day. Co-workers where always fun to work with. Always something to learn each and every day.

Pros

Great people

Cons

Hard work
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I had to work 3 rotating shifts which rotates every week.

The pay was very good. But working on 3 rotating shifts was not good for my health.You may not be fully adjusted to the work hours whenever shift rotates and the job requires to be alert because I was handling machines that can be dangerous if you are not alert.

Pros

good money.

Cons

requires 100% alertness when operating those machines.
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Based on 163 reviews

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2.9 out of 5 stars for Work/Life Balance
3.5 out of 5 stars for Salary/Benefits
3.0 out of 5 stars for Job security/advancement
2.7 out of 5 stars for Management
2.8 out of 5 stars for Culture

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