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Too much drama, miserable fellow employees and terrible shifts (10/3)
Remote Stock Keeper (Former Employee) –  Alberta10 December 2013
A good company, but one manager quit in disgust and his boss was fired which lead to a lot of confusion. I was hired at a given level which one long time employee took great exception to, telling people external to the company I "was paid too much" and "was useless". Coming from someone who spent a number of cold winter days watching the rest of us work from a warm truck while smoking cigarettes therein you probably get the picture. He had a lip on from day one beause he did not hire me nor was I beholden to him. Nor would he take direction from his supervisor. Constant non stop drama and a horrible work schedule of 10 on three off with 12 hour days made for a dismal personal life; the only thing benefitting was my bank account. Other people working for the same outfit were on more decent schedules eg 8 and 6. There are other opportunities out there. I think this was a good company to work for if a decent position is found. I decided to cut my losses and quit with two weeks notice.
Pros
Lots of overtime, all expenses paid on the road
Cons
Terrible shifts when everyone else seems to get more time off, drama, backstabbing
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I wish I still worked here do to slow down they had shortage of work
Warehouse women (Former Employee) –  Vegreville, AB15 April 2018
A day in the warehouse typically consists of receiving inventory and logging completed using Orical.
Put materials away and in proper places.
Printed, picked , prepared sales orders & MWF’s for shipping.
Prepared inventory allocation
Pros
Payed well, stayed busy all day it’s a large warehouse
Cons
They slowed down and payed off.
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Fast-paced environment
Supervisor, Scheduling (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB25 February 2018
-great staff in pockets of the company
-lots of support from HR
-training opportunities were provided and encouraged
-culture to be desired
-large emphasis put on education in Engineering
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