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Gap filler
Quality Inspector (Former Employee) –  Guelph, ON5 September 2018
No one looks at pic as a career, it fills a gap when you don't have a job and need one immediately. You walk in and you'll be working that same day. Thats all they offer
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good learning environment
Ontario - Quality Inspector (Current Employee) –  Oshawa, ON30 July 2018
Always learning something new everyday there, hands on, always busy and the supervisors are really nice and accommodating to work with, overall its good experience.
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Excellent place for work in short term
Quality Control Inspector (Current Employee) –  Windsor, ON21 June 2018
Its a noramally on call job.
So whenever they call you if your schedule is on on that day you have to go for inspection whereever they send you.
PIC generally works to inspect automotive parts.
The management are very professional and friendly.Employee can share their evrything.
The main hardest part of this job is that it is very uncertain job.
Working in PIC is very fun due its friendly environment.
Pros
PIC gives you breaks allowence and shoe allowence
Cons
Uncertain job
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Job sucks
Part Inspector (Former Employee) –  St. Thomas, ON5 June 2018
Managers suck they dont help you with anything you are on your own...Their favourite people go on breaks as many times as they want!!! Lots of DRAMA!! No appreciation for the people that actually put an effort!!
Pros
Paid breaks
Cons
Not enough hours
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Sucks
Quality Control Inspector (Former Employee) –  Windsor, ON4 June 2018
Will never go back. on call hours. no available hours. horrible jobs. not enough money. no job security. no benefits. not worth the work. under appreciated.
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It was not a fun temp to work for
Production Worker (Former Employee) –  Woodstock, ON1 June 2018
Never gave enough hours. When you would go into work they would let you work for a bit then tell you to go home. They would have you work a couple of days then not call you back for a couple of weeks.
Cons
Supervisor was not nice at all
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Overall it was a good experience working with trigo The pic as the working atmosphere is safe and exciting.
Quality Inspector (Current Employee) –  Ingersoll, ON5 May 2018
Working with TRIGO THE PIC group was excellent because of its techniques and quality checking methods. the working environment was safe with job security. The hardest part of the job was that tough filing work I did for 8 hours during few shifts.
Pros
paid brakes
Cons
sometimes heavy lifting work and rework
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third party inspection company
Quality Controller (Former Employee) –  Guelph ON Canada11 March 2018
PIC is a USA based company and have a small setup in Canada It has a call centre for clients and some inspection work is carried out in this facility.satisfactory and enjoyable environment and lot of room to learn. It is a company which deals with the third party inspection for clients. It is a good company to work. It has office in USA also.
Pros
lot of work
Cons
less salary
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Always on road
Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Oshawa, ON10 February 2018
Meet new challenge everyday, Immediate action necessary. New tasks, new people almost every week. Challenging job. Prepared yourself to face all sort of scenario.
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No work life balance.
Supervisor, Automotive Quality Inspector (Former Employee) –  Oshawa, ON25 January 2018
Very demanding hours. There were weeks I had to work 7 days a week 12 hour days. I would receive calls at all hours of the night and expected to respond. Benefits and wages were cut for the employees each year.
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Productive
Lead Hand Data Entry (Former Employee) –  Windsor, ON3 December 2017
Employee's are diverse. I would inspect automotive parts for major company. Often transferred to another location. Flexible with daily schedule and providing leadership.
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Bad Company To Work For.
Supervisor (Former Employee) –  St. Thomas, ON24 November 2017
The PIC Group expects you to work 6 days a week and not have a life. I've worked there with hardly any training as a Lead Hand Supervisor.

First, I was offered the job and they provided me online modules to read on your own time. When you're done working a 10 to 12 hour shift, all you want to do is sleep. You have no time to read the training material.

If you are planning on advancing and moving up to Management, you better be ready for it because they will work you to the bone and expect you to know everything. They DO NOT properly train you! I was expected to go to their main office to complete the modules and I was literally left alone by myself.

As a Supevisor, you will be doing most of the work on your own. They expect you to know the facility (plant) itself when you don't where the work is being done.
They expect you to know where the sorts are and the assembly lines are. They expect you to know the contracts of each job that needs to be done and time constraints are a major issue and they expect you to train the employee's when you don't know where or what is.

There is NO proper time management with The PIC Group. There is NO Proper training!

This is not a safe place to work at!

When your (team) shift fails, you get the blame for your teams mistakes.

They make you feel like incompetent, unworthy, helpless, useless, and it isn't your fault for improper training practices.

How can you do this job when inspectors expect you to know everything when you don't know yourself with what is when not properly trained.

When a company is not training
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Pros
None
Cons
Improper training practices, unsafe work environment, long hours
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fun workplace
Part Time Employment (Former Employee) –  Oshawa, ON20 November 2017
packed letters every day got coffees for every one cleaned the office that was my typical day at work and the hardest part of the job was barely interacting with people
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Manager (Former Employee) –  London, ON14 October 2017
Pathetic excuse for a company, managers are convicted pedophile or worse if that's possible. Bill there customers top dollar and pay minimum wages and tell their customers otherwise. Avoid this company at all costs your wasting your time .
Pros
None
Cons
Yes they all are.
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Mind Numbing
Inspector (Former Employee) –  Oshawa, ON8 September 2017
Unbelievable to be called inspectors. Working with company less than a month has showed me what a waste of time buying a car from GM is. Inspectors making minimum wage should not be called an inspector. I guess it is better than working in a fast food place
Pros
Better than fast food chain
Cons
nothing
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working with different automotive plants in different places
Quality Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Windsor, ON3 August 2017
Lots of room to learn. But poor salary and poor management. Lots of opportunity for over time. Better for gathering experience in different automotive plants and for future progress.
Pros
overtime scope
Cons
bad office culture
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Good place to get your feet wet
Quality Control Inspector (Former Employee) –  Oshawa, ON26 June 2017
Interesting work experience with lots of trials. Requiring you to go and do anything with high focus on customer satisfaction. You need to be a self starter and be able to work independently with little supervision for many clients. Do to the nature of the business and how fluid the work environment was management was sometimes lacking and hard to get a response from on the off shifts leaving you with little guidance. Some customers required more service then others and at times there is friction when things don't go their way which you will have to deal with.This gave me an appreciation for sales and management positions.
Pros
Variety in work types
Cons
Hard working conditions some times
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only contract work
Parts Inspector (Former Employee) –  London, ON26 June 2017
when i got a job from them it was great but when the contract ends you have to wait fir them to find you one and it could be weeks until they find you another job
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good work enviorment
Quality Control Inspector (Former Employee) –  Vaughan, ON25 June 2017
This group help me to improve my skill and help me to gain Canadian experience. they give opportunity fresher student to work in real kind industrial environment.
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Good people.
Inspector (Former Employee) –  Oshawa, ON24 May 2017
I truly enjoyed working with the people at this job.
Work culture was great.
Typical day included checking GM parts.
Work was not consistent though and it did not pay very well.
Pros
Co-workers
Cons
Not enough work. Did not pay very well
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