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"Went from great to poor as the higher management changed."

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Most of the employees are great, decent pay and benefits, history of the organization is one to be proud of.

Cons

As the corporate executives changed so did the treatment of employees. Everything became about the executives. Such a shame.

Advice to Management

Change out the majority of corporate leadership in order to return to being an ethical company.

Other Employee Reviews for Westmoreland Coal

  1. "operator"

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    Current Employee - Operator in Jewett, TX
    Current Employee - Operator in Jewett, TX
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Westmoreland Coal full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Paycheck every two weeks, insurance, good pay, great Co workers

    Cons

    Coal industry on down cline, need better management with experience

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees fairly and employees are making management money so treat them like they are part of a team


  2. "Out by Foreman/Safety Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Safety in Kemmerer, WY
    Former Employee - Safety in Kemmerer, WY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Westmoreland Coal full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    A good company with excellent benefits. Salary was very competitive if not one of the top paying jobs in this field

    Cons

    Some mid line supervisors do not like disagreement. Had reverted to a dictatorship type management style after LW shut down

    Advice to Management

    Go back to the way things were. Let employees make suggestions and listen

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