McCain Foods Reviews

48 Reviews
3.0
48 Reviews
Rating Trends

Recommend to a friend
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Dirk Van de Put
20 Ratings
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    Satisfied Overall

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at McCain Foods full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Salaries, Good Work-Life Balance

    Cons

    Minimum Opportunity for Career Progression

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

McCain Foods Interviews

Updated Apr 10, 2014
Updated Apr 10, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

63%
18%
18%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

63%
20%
8%

Interview Difficulty

2.9
Average

Interview Difficulty

Hard

Average

Easy
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    Warehouse/Driver Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Appleton, WI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Appleton, WI
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days - interviewed at McCain Foods in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    Very Basic questions, not at all future oriented, basically "are you a warm body, who will be here?" One interview, hired on the spot

    Interview Questions
    • Ridiculous questions "Where do you see yourself in 10 years?"   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    None, fixed pay scale
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

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Additional Info

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Website www.mccain.com
Headquarters Toronto, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

No small-fry, McCain Foods is the #1 French fry maker in the world, processing about 1 million pounds of fries and other potato products an hour. In addition to its own brands, it owns Ore-Ida foodservice. (H.J. Heinz owns the retail brand.) McCain also produces frozen vegetables, appetizers, juices, pizza, entrees, and desserts at some 60 plants on six continents. The lineup is available in 130-plus countries to restaurants, groceries, and retail chains. It offers freight, warehousing, and distribution services for fresh produce, too. The McCain family began making fries... More

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