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Amazing work culture
Intern, Operations Strategy (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON9 October 2018
Great work culture. Low career progression.
Could be better if MBA's were absorbed well in the Operations team. But nothing can beat the work ethic and people culture there
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5.0
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Very good compnay to work for
Promotional Planner (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON20 September 2018
Great working environment, Provided great training to its employees. Provided good benefits. Easy to talk with managers. Trust that employees with do their job with minimal supervision.
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3.0
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Poste conseiller seulement pour gestionnaire débutant
Superviseur conditonnement/procédé (Former Employee) –  Saint-Hyacinthe, QC9 September 2018
Salaire de base peu élevé
Avantages sociaux très bon
Excellente équipe de travail au niveau plancher
Culture d'entreprise qui ne s'applique qu'à 1 niveau
Peu de possibilité de développement et d'avancement


Très bon tremplin vers d'Autre entreprise

Si vous avez de l'expérience, passez votre chemin
Pros
Équipe de travail
Cons
Pas de possibilité d'évolution a l'interne, Aucun expert du domaine comme support
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Safe place and constructive supervision
Opératrice traitement des eaux (Former Employee) –  Saint-Hyacinthe, QC12 August 2018
I was supported by a team of professional and my work was valued.

This company really cares about the environment and it is a very good place to work in that department.
Pros
company really cares
Cons
On call all the time
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5.0
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great place to work
Data Analyst/DSD Deployment (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON7 August 2018
great office, nice people, too far to travel. Hired young people from school. good work life balance, summer hours and great caf.
office was state of the art
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4.0
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Very productive and helped employees develope
Finance & Marketing Business Partner (Former Employee) –  Canada24 July 2018
Great company to work for if you want to grow personally and professionally. They really take good care of their employees and expect them to progress.
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3.0
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Great People, Tough Work
Operations Analyst, Supply Chain Division (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON16 July 2018
The people at General Mills are some of the most amazing coworkers I have had the chance to work with, with positive and friendly people across the departments. However, with the plateau of CPG in the marketplace, the company is in a tough position to raise market share, so a company that was once able to fill all 3 floors of its Canadian office can now fit everyone onto one floor. The expectation is for everyone to take their work home with them in order to complete their daily tasks, which leads to a hard work/life balance.
Pros
Friendly people, subsidized lunch, fitness centre
Cons
Long hours, management
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1.0
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Bad Company
Sales Representative - Edmonton (Former Employee) –  Canada16 July 2018
Was a good company back in the day that went downhill. They hire and promote people who are unqualified and make the job unenjoyable. Didn't listen to employee feedback
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5.0
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Productive, fast paced environment. Focused on safety.
System Support (Former Employee) –  Midland, ON29 June 2018
Continuous improvement and all aspects of work place safety focused on and implemented. Supervisors good to deal with. Listened to ideals pertaining to any plant or product improvement.
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Productive and great managers
Bilingual Customer Supply Chain Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON23 June 2018
Managers are willing to help.
Great colleagues
Great products
Great office
Training
In a normal day as CS, you have to reply all emails. Manage your phone calls. Processed sales orders and follow up with DC, Transport, A/R and sometimes with other stake holders.
Colleagues always help!!!
Pros
Dicounted products
Cons
any
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4.0
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Great company, great culture, amazing CEO
Senior Analyst, Customer Supply Chain (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON16 May 2018
I can't say anything bad about working at General Mills. Quality people work there. Are you a people person? If not, you won't fit in. If so, perfect.
Pros
Best cafeteria on the planet (and it's subsidized)
Cons
Really busy traffic in the area
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5.0
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Excellent place to work
Associate Marketing Manager (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON11 May 2018
Brilliant teammates, collaborative work environment, results-oriented culture. A culture that cares and wants its employees to succeed through mentorship programs and careful career planning.
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4.0
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Associate Marketing Manager Intern (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON21 April 2018
Worked at General Mills Canada for 4 months as an AMM intern. I was constantly challenged as I worked on business innovation and business management initiatives. Marketing at General Mills is not a 9 to 5 job.
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Great place to start off a career in brand management
Associate Marketing Manager (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON17 April 2018
Pros: good work/life balance, strong leaders, great cafeteria and other benefits
Cons: hierarchical, not innovative, not open to digital platforms, outdated brands
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4.0
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Always got free samples
Line Worker (Former Employee) –  Trenton, ON16 April 2018
was a great place to work lots of room for growth good pay and good benefits. also had great pension plan. and always got to taste the samples from the lab.
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4.0
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Territory Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ON11 April 2018
Great experience , very professional atmosphere . I enjoyed my time with the company. I enjoyed the fast pace of sales with General mills. I was impressed with the way they treat their employees.
Pros
Pay and opportunities
Cons
Layoffs
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5.0
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environnement et équipe de travail très plaisante
Représentant des ventes (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC2 February 2018
merveilleuse entreprise, cependant mon contrat de 3 mois s'est prolongé sur un an sans avoir ma permanence. J'ai adoré cet emploi.
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milieu de travail excellent
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4.0
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Line Operator (Former Employee) –  Trenton, ON11 January 2018
Knowing that on a daily basis, with the help of my team we were able to hit and usually exceed the target cases. Enjoyed working with each and every member of the team.
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3.0
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Environnement agréable à travailler
Représentante aux ventes (Current Employee) –  Rive-Sud de Montréal17 December 2017
Produits très intéressant à présenter dans les épiceries, très bonne clientèle d'établie, toujours des ventes répétitives de produits mais beaucoup d'annonce circulaire pour appuyer les ventes. Budget pour le bill back à offrir aux clients, très avantageux pour les gérants. Trop grand territoire, et beaucoup de kilométrage.Objectifs réussis depuis le début (2 ans) à 100%.
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3.0
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General Mills
Account Development Manager, Longo's (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON21 September 2017
Not a bad place to work, just wasn't the right fit for me. Almost all of their categories are in decline yet they still have outrageous growth targets year after year.
Pros
The young employees.
Cons
Corporate life and politics.
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