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HR and management toxic

HR are bullies and so very toxic. I’ve never seen anything like this before. I’ve seen several long term staff get disciplined or fired for being injured on the job. As soon as your injured ( at work!!!) they will lie and cheat to get rid of you..... Do not work here. UBCO’s HR is toxic.

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3.0Work/Life Balance
3.0Salary/Benefits
1.0Job security/advancement
1.0Management
1.0Culture
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Management is great, employees are great

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Overall rating

4.2

Based on 420 reviews
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Ratings by category

4.1Work/Life Balance
3.6Salary/Benefits
3.5Job security/advancement
3.6Management
3.9Culture

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