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normal
commis a l'emballage (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC18 September 2018
c'etais correct la journne la seule chose c'etait les machin qui ne fonctionne pas assez bien on est obliger de donner plus d’énergie
Pros
souvent
Cons
assurance maladies
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BEWARE-----Workplace Clique-- Etobicoke Division
PROJECT MANAGER (Current Employee) –  Etobicoke, ON31 July 2018
Because of the mean workplace clique at Westrock it cause the company to have a mean hostile work environment. The SAD part is that Management and HR promotes this type of culture. The overall toxicity of the place is just plain gross.
Pros
Close to home
Cons
Everything
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Only if you’re looking for something temporary
General Helper (Former Employee) –  Candiac, QC25 July 2018
Not a good place to work overall, the turnover rate is high. Work is super boring and repetitive, 12 hrs of standing. 3 days you work equals to no life. Not worth trying!
Pros
Non
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Ecoute leur employé
Opérateur de machine (Current Employee) –  La Tuque, QC4 March 2018
Une entrepris bien positionné dans le marché qui sait s’adapter au realité economique.
Pros
Horaire flexible
Cons
Contrainte thermique
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Very fast pace environment
Labourer (Former Employee) –  Scarborough, ON3 March 2018
It was a very fast paced environment. Orientation on the line was 15-20 min, and was expected to know everything. rushing to get work done. Sometimes the belts stop working on the line and was sent home.
Pros
none
Cons
Fast paced environment. Expected to know things
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Summer Student
Student Worker (Former Employee) –  Regina, SK31 January 2018
Hard manual labor. Co-workers are mostly nice and breaks are fair. It is a good job to keep you physically active but only for so long before it becomes harmful.
Pros
Long breaks. High starting pay.
Cons
Hot environment. Hard repeating manual labor.
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My Review of Westrock.
Operator (Former Employee) –  730 Islington Ave.11 January 2018
Management was more concerned with the politics on the floor then they were with maintaining the machinery and upholding a good relationship with the union and its workers.
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working was excellent . only reason is it was temporary job
Power Engineer (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB8 January 2018
if i find permanent job i will prefer to work because no layoffs. was working as power engineer class 4tth. taking care of boilers. operate them. water treatment all kind of necessary checking's .preparing glue for process.
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Environnement de travail physique et répétitif
Cariste (Current Employee) –  Pointe-aux-Trembles8 January 2018
Ambiance de travail plus ou moins intéressante. Moyenne d'âge des employés assez jeune, peu de roulement de personnel
Pros
Horaires de 12h
Cons
Rotation nuit-jour
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temporary summer job
Helper (Former Employee) –  Winnipeg, MB10 December 2017
it was good for the money, very loud and fast paced, was good as a full time summer job as the pay was very good. can be easy and very relaxed at times
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Unpaid vacation pay
Programmer Analyst (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON6 September 2017
OK place to work at first. Division was sold and then WestRock totally abandoned everybody. We are still owed vacation pay from time worked. Company motto - empty words and broken promises. Multiple claims against them with government to recover unpaid vacation pay.
Pros
Good Benefits
Cons
Unpaid vacation pay
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Envirronnement de travail productif
Chauffeur (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC4 September 2017
Cest une tres bonne compagnie un bon environnment de travail.
Pros
Salaire
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mauvaise experience de travail
Cariste (Former Employee) –  Montréal-Est, QC22 August 2017
tres desagreable comme lieu de travail ne recommende a personne
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Great people to work with!
Office Administrator/Receptionist (Current Employee) –  Milton, ON22 August 2017
Job was most enjoyable, a typical day at work included lots of variety. I improved my organizational skill and review my priorities minute by minute. It was very busy and people are great to work with.
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Employment opportunity
Millwright (Former Employee) –  Grande Prairie, AB23 July 2017
Great job challenge. Good work environment. I worked Shutdowns for this company. Well managed. Good communication. Co-workers excellent. Worksite is well organized. No job security.
Pros
Well Managed
Cons
Short term work
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Boring days
Assembly Line Packer (Former Employee) –  Scarborough, ON30 June 2017
A fast moving environment where the line lead constantly push the employees to worker faster in a really loud and hot work place. It a really tiring and physical demanding job.
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smoke and mirrors
pruduct handler (Current Employee) –  Ajax, ON9 June 2017
you be hired as a temp with lots of promises and let go when production slows down and goes back to 8 hour shifts. Westrock ajax has not hired one temp since becoming westrock in july 2015
Pros
learning a trade
Cons
everything else
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environnement de travail productif et agreable
Emballeuse (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC22 May 2017
l'aspect le plus agreable etait la diversite de cultures et le respect mutuel entre les travailleurs
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Great
Production Project Manager (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON9 May 2017
great job, family structure.
able to balance work and family life.
able to work from home when needed.
very relaxed atmosphere.
able to start early and leave early as long as work is completed.
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Amazing
Office Cleaner (Former Employee) –  Guelph, ON9 April 2017
I loved working at West Rock the hours were flexible and I was able to pay everything needed with the salary I got. Overall it was a wonderful experience with wonder staff.
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