Waiward Industrial LP
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did a 8 week shut down.I operated the Welding C Can giving out Welding rod,welding Machines etc.Other duties included giving out different types of welding rod and doing repairs to welding machines and handing out Consumables
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I wouldn’t refer anyone to work in their paint shop
The day foreman is an ignorant know it all that really doesn’t know much at all

Constant belittling and Harassment from their so called leader

This guy is a complete joke

I would rather flip burgers than work there

And they don’t pay their painters near enough money to put up with their clown of a foreman
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None
Cons
Everything
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Waiward has an awesome safety culture and attitude from the CEO to management to employees. Everyone is easy to talk to and get along with. I enjoy working for this company and can't wait to get a call back.
Pros
Good team to work with, everyone was easy to get along with.
Cons
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Everybody is nice and good
Specially the superviser and foremen

The factory is a little bit old but very big.

The company support you with almost eveythig
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contracting in the oil industrie wayward is the big dog on site working close with companys of all size and shape to give top quality work leading in the industie
Pros
money
Cons
camp
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Although once you mastered fitting or welding find another place to work, where they value your job. The salary is lower compare to other companies. Most of co-workers are friendly.
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Terrible management even worse foreman's, cause accidents and do everything to cover it up, had same foreman destroy a monorail and a crane both causing extreme property damages and damages to the structures themselves and he still works there, worse place to work if you have morals and any industry know how
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Don't even wanna waste my 150 min characters for this company out of my 10years this company was one of the worst of them all if your a local worker from alberta they will try and fire the people and over time they win the reason for that is because they wanna hire people from east coast area
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I worked in the paint shop. Worst lead hands in the history of lead hands. Clearly under the influence, the Foreman has almost killed a few people. Guys also tell me me he destroyed a crane his first day. If he's not endangering you, he's burning you down behind your back. And the other lead hand, well she's very lazy. Wow. Anyways, I found it intolerable working with those lead hands because they pretended to be union stewards when they were clearly pro-management. Seriously, the paint shop is plastered with so many corporate logos and murals you'd swear the lead hands had company tattoos. They ain't fooling anyone.
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Sandblasted , worst paint shop I have worked in very unprofessional and Forman was an absolute narcissist and not very knowledgeable I would not recommend this shop to anyone unless you like to be belittled and talk down to by paint shop foreman constantly .The paint shop supervisors lack any real experience and worst crew they all have very little skill or work ethics and take no pride in their work . Foreman only keeps his job because he has friend in the office any other company would have gotten rid of him he gets people hurt
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Workplace culture is theoretically awesome but the senior management are short sighted and not willing to listen to their staff about how best to progress the company. IT department are unfriendly and run by a megalomaniac who doesn't know anything about the industry. A shame because the rest of the staff are really nice people to work with.
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Good group of people, everyone works together to deliver a quality product and safely executed. A large player in the structural field and well established.
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If you an experience tradesman, and likes to be told that everything you've learned is wrong, this is the place for you.
Add in the constant micro managing, favoritism, low moral, and someone looking over your shoulder every minute of the day, you'll begin to think that you committed a crime and this is prison.
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none
Cons
being worried your wasting time by using the bathroom.
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I worked for Waiward on two different sites and both jobs i enjoyed so much it was a shame we had to get laid off. best part of it is they pride themselves on there work and can work safely
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The oil fields in Northern Alberta have among the highest safety culture in the world, I feel working in this culture has prepared me well for sharing this culture in future endeavours
Pros
Good pay, good safety culture
Cons
Long hours out doors in cold winters
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A good company, very active in the oil sand. The safety of the employee's are a priority.
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was always busy, good people to work with, very understanding company. good people to learn from about becoming a welder. Forman's were really good, easy to get along with
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Enjoyed everyday working with employees, other contractors and operators. Great atmosphere to work in, company cares about its continuous education of its employees and there training. Trying to make the work place safe, rewarding and make a good wage.
Cons
Camp life
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Waiward if you like hard work waiward is a company that can provide that it's what I love to do its a great place to learn from noligeble people and a safe environment
Pros
Never got hurt
Cons
Hard on the body
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This was camp employment in Canada at the "Sands" in Fort McMurray, AB Ca. The work wasn't laid out very well and there was a lot of standing around waiting for someone to make a decision as what to do and where. Met some really good guys up there!
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I liked working with Waiward the supervision and management was real good to work with.I worked as a laborer with them then as a safety adviser on a shut down .
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