Caraustar Reviews

Updated July 13, 2014
Updated July 13, 2014
8 Reviews
2.9
8 Reviews
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    Caraustar is a great company to work for

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Production Manager  in  Dalton, GA
    Current Employee - Production Manager in Dalton, GA

    I have been working at Caraustar full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Caraustar has a great Management Team

    Cons

    Bonus program not so great

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Good pay but not many opportunities for advancement.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver  in  Augusta, GA
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Augusta, GA

    I have been working at Caraustar

    Pros

    Good pay, easy work, great benefits, co-workers are usually easy to get along with, good opportunities to learn new job skills

    Cons

    Poor management, scarce raises, no recognition for good work, managers are now willing to spend extra money to raise employees ability to work more efficiently

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Consider suggestions made by employees to better serve the customer, consider suggestions to speed up production, be more willing to attempt to satisfy employees

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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    good factory job

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Machine Operator  in  Kingston, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Machine Operator in Kingston, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Caraustar full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    pay, weekends off, good benefits

    Cons

    customers are going with cheaper products less quality

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    lower your prices get your customers back, offer rock bottom discount on 1 year of 5 year contracts

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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