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A good company to work for,good earnings,and management that helped out with employee needs...
Laborer (Former Employee) –  Fort McMurray, AB27 January 2015
A typical day at work,was interesting each and every day.of As a laborer it was never the same,which I found to be really good.I learned alot more about ground work and the proper construction,and the labor involved in constructing Gabion Baskets..Management was always helpful with personal matters and they kept us informed of tasks that had to be completed in the priority of importance...I worked with a diverse crew of laborers,and it was very interesting getting to know about different cultures,we all worked well together...The hardest part of the Job was the weather at times,and the travel to and from the job site...The most enjoyable part of the job was getting to meet alot of new and interesting people,as well as the rewards and the salary that we earned....
Pros
Good Money, Lodging
Cons
Food
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Labourer (Former Employee) –  Fort Mcmurray1 November 2013
Good company to work for. I gained valuable experience. The days were organized and long but that was the draw for me.
Pros
Free lunches and free merchandise
Cons
none
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Great people to work with
Cleaner/Labourer (Former Employee) –  Fort St John, BC14 May 2013
The people that work there are really easy to get along with and are very friendly.
Pros
Free Food, drink, laundry, internet, and place to stay
Cons
long hours, 14-7 shifts, payroll issues
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Not managed the greatest
Labourer (Current Employee) –  Willow Valley, BC6 April 2013
upper mgmt only care for themselves. lots of payroll problems.
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Laborer (Former Employee) –  Ft Mac / Ft Sask27 February 2013
As a labourer, I got to see many aspects of the trades and their roles within plants.
Pros
pay benefits
Cons
advancement
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A lot of money with lots of complication...
Labourer/ Cleaner (Former Employee) –  Fort McMurray, AB16 November 2012
Yes you may have the most amazing pay cheque ever but the atmosphere and the organization in this work field is just horrible. The camp is nice but the people leading the project are not qualified to make things move and go on. In a 10 hour day you work 5 hours. Because of the contractor (syncrude) that is so much conserned about security, you cant do your job normaly. Be careful everything you do is watched...even if it doesnt seem like it. Be careful people seem nice but they will be the first to make you looze your job...
Pros
free food, camp
Cons
unorganized, overtime x 1.5, 14/7 shift
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