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Supervisor (Former Employee) –  Barrie, ON29 March 2019
I really loved working at the village. we all became a big family. I would have stayed there forever but. When things didnt go the way the manager wanted they found a way to get rid of you
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Lots of loopholes to their system. Great coworkers though.
Part-Time Sales Associate (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ON24 June 2019
Way too easy for customers to rip the price tag off and get their way into buying an item for a cheaper price.

You always have to be on the lookout for loss prevention.

Their scheduling system really sucked. It was always handed out in slips of paper. Emailing is easier and theres less chance to lose it.

It's super hard to get days off.

You get sick days and vacation pay though which is awesome.

A break every 2 hours which is really looking out for the employees.
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Break every 2 hours, sick and vacation pay
Cons
On-call, CDC donations
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Absolutely terrible
Production Worker (Former Employee) –  Regina, SK5 June 2019
Avoid this place like the plague, pay is only slightly above minimum wage, the work environment is dirty and dangerous and management is abusive and unfair. You're expected to work until you drop, and that's still not enough for them, people look like they want to die in production and management stares at you while you work, and if you make one slight mistake they'll yell at you. Very high turnover rate, you're just another number to them and you'll be treated as such. If you enjoyed being treated like human garbage from unfair management, this is the place for you.
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Everything
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3.3
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