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Headquarters Montreal, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

What does it take to be AbitibiBowater? It takes the combination of two of the world's largest newsprint makers -- Abitibi-Consolidated and Bowater. The merger created an industry force that produces newsprint, commercial printing paper, mechanical paper, pulp, and wood products. It relies on 18 pulp and paper mills and 24 wood products facilities in Canada, South Korea, and the US to distribute its products to about 90 countries; it is one of the world's largest recyclers of newspapers and magazines. AbitibiBowater owns or has cutting rights to more than 40 million acres... More

Working at AbitibiBowater

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Employees are “Dissatisfied”   19 ratings

2.4

29% Approve of the CEO   7 ratings

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Richard Garneau

President, CEO, and Director

Good company. Got laid off. Wish I could have worked there longer.

  Current Sales Representative in Saint Louis, MO

Pros: Year-over-year , month-to-month performance-based bonuses. Some travel. Full Review

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Engineer

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Account Management Representative

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$36,878
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Pulp and Paper Technician - Hourly

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Saint Louis, MO May 2009 – Reviewed Aug 6, 2012

Interview Details – Submitted resume.
Called two days later.
Had phone call and scheduled face-to-face interview.
Had face-to-face interview.
Was contacted later that day and offered job, scheduled first day.
Had drug test.
Started first day.
Full Interview

Interview Question:
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