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"A public company, run like a family business"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

There is a lot of training
Coworkers are great persons
Salaries are a bit higher than average for the country

Cons

Upper management get crazy when something goes a bit stray
Big guys still react as if the company is a small one, when anything could destroy it, but when you get bigger, law of averages take over

Other Employee Reviews for Gildan Activewear

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Excellent experience. I learned a lot accross all projects I participate in. I prove myself as an expert in Databases."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior DB and Applications Analyst in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Senior DB and Applications Analyst in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good team and managers to work with.
    Excellennt projects and challenges.
    Every day, there is a learning.
    Gildan trust me and count on me.
    etc.

    Cons

    Sometimes delaying in a critical tasks because of non understanding from management (take time to understand the importance of the projects or to have an emergency budget, etc)

    Advice to Management

    be in listen mode to employers


  2. "Follow the procedures"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Gildan Activewear (More than a year)

    Pros

    All is based of procedures, great quality systems, great environment, people-convinient decisions,

    Cons

    Not balanced work load. Not standarized work duties. Management confuse you sometimes. Lot of audits thru the whole year.

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