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Good company
Charles River Labs is a good place to start off, the staff is friendly and knowledgeable and they teach you everything you need to know. You always are encouraged and good opportunity for advancement. However, the pay isn't great.
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Good environment
In Charles river laboratories Good environment and good team work,flexible hours . sometimes alot of pressure and stress good for stating for any one but not good for stay long time
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Licenciement
Incroyablement irrespectueux dans les facons de faire lors dun congédiement ou un Licenciement

Peu de consideration face aux employes


Systeme fonder sur des affinites personnelles et lingustique


Manque de professionalisme dans plusieurs contextes et pratiques.


Promotion injuste et regime de peur de la direction envers les employes
Pros
Conditions salariales et avantages sociaux
Cons
Hypocrisie, mensonges et favoritisme
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C'est la pire compagnie qui existe au Québec
Désordre total, aucune discipline dans le Vivarium, travail baclé, animaux souffrants, superviseurs non compétents et salaire misérable, la tâche de salté est destiné seulement au immigrants comme le nettoyage des cages de chiens et de singe, je ne recommande pas ce laboratoire aux gens.
Pros
Aucun
Cons
Discrimination
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Environnement de travail plaisant, mais qualité de travail exécrable
Salaire très bas, difficulté de monter les échelons et peu davantage sociaux.

Aucune échelle salariale chez les techniciens et aucune reconnaissance scolaire.


Charge de travail élevée.
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Good employment opportunity
It was an interesting and exacting job, very multi-faceted, sometimes with time constraints to be dealt with. Job satisfaction was high and moving to another province was my only reason for leaving.
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Very interesting and multi-faceted
Cons
long hours
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Première expérience professionnelle
Ce fût chez Charles-Rivers que j'ai fait mes premiers pas comme technicienne de laboratoire!
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Stage d'apprentissage idéal pour un deuxième niveau.
Séjour de travail agréable autant au plan culturel que sur les méthodes très diversifiées pour terminer une étude de laboratoire.
Pros
Grande variété de manières de travailler apprises.
Cons
Salaire un peu faible étant donné le nombre d'employés.
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Good place to work and get experience
Far location but in nice neighbourhood, good place for experience, dynamic environment and lot of potential for growth, But management is poor and wages are about the same,
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very easy work place, flexible
this is a fast paced work environment where teamwork comes into play. there are many different tasks to preform, all in all the work is very easy it is just repetitive.
Pros
flexible
Cons
favoritism
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Good
It is good company, however about this position specifically I should say it is very physical and work environment is very hard to tolerate. You have to take a night shift as well. Just good to start your career.
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Environnement de travail parfois difficile
J'ai acquis beaucoup de compétences au niveau informatique, j'ai appris à gérer un horaire, à m'organiser dans une journée.
Ce qui est le plus difficile est de respecter les dates limites pour compléter mon travail car il y a un manque d'employer.

L'esprit d'équipe est présent.
Pros
avantages sociaux, augmentation salariale régulière
Cons
pauses non respectées, overtime forcé
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The location is far from my place.
A career opportunity but the location is not good for me since I live in the city and the location is quite far. Though the environment is quite fine and the company is a stable one.
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Great learning environment
While CRL offers many opportunity to learn and train, it does not offer room for growth, at least not at an adequate rate.
Management is over worked and disconnected form the employees.

Most enjoyable part of the job is the coworkers.
Pros
flexible hours
Cons
no room to grow
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frastrating place for the good employees
Promotion is not based on the good performance of a person but something else :)

The good employee is the victim of his excellence, which causes the company keep hiring....
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Competent Gentleman
I just have good words to this company. I did learn a lot over there they gave a lot of latitude. My boss were the best I've never had. God bless this company.
Pros
workplace culture is very good
Cons
none
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Fun workplace!
I have had an amazing experience thus far at CRL! Working at the laboratory has provided me with a true insight as to how the scientific world is run. I have learnt so much from working there.
Pros
Excellent human resource team
Cons
Forced Overtime
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Salaire de misère
CR est une entreprise qui ne paie as ces employés a leur juste valeur.
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Very good learning environments
This company will train you for ever aspect of u job description. Very little room for advancement or salary increase unless you leave and return requesting a higher pay.
Pros
Learn how to work in many different positions
Cons
People
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Ambiance de travail lourde
Les journées typiques étaient de 8 à 16h, souvent il y avait de l'overtime obligatoire (ex. 2h par soir ou 2h par sem minimum, et quand j'ai commencé, nous avions à venir travailler une 6ieme journée par semaine durant 6 mois), les supérieurs n'avaient pas beaucoup de considération de notre qualité de vie. Vers la fin de mon service, la charge de travail était mieux répartie mais l'ambiance de travail était sous pression, à la chaîne, quantité au lieu de qualité et tous les animaux des études finissaient en nécropsie, ce qui est difficile pour le moral à la longue. Je sentais un conflit de valeurs personnelles avec la mission de l'entreprise, mais les emplois en biologie (biologiste étant rares), je restais. J'ai aimé ma première année, les heures supplémentaires ne me dérangeaient pas mais à la longue, j'étais épuisée, et étant payée comme une technicienne alors que j'ai un baccalauréat, j'étais sous-payée et je savais que je ne m'épanouissait pas à mon plein potentiel. Ayant nouvellement un enfant, maintenant les heures supplémentaires et le temps plein à 40-50h semaine, ne me disent plus rien. De plus, je suis déménagée à 2h30 de route de mon ancien emploi pour vivre une vie de famille. Un emploi à 3 jours semaines, serait parfait pour moi désormais.
Pros
avantages sociaux
Cons
salaire bas, heures supplémentaires obligatoires sur une période prolongée, ambiance de travail lourde
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fun work place
I love to work for CRL.
Amazing and peacful envoriment.

Always getting appriciation .

teamwork

very good salerly

flexible timing.

nice managers.

friendly envoirment.
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