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Maple Leaf Foods Reviews

Updated March 21, 2017
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Maple Leaf Foods President, CEO, and Director; Chairman, Canada Bread Company; Director, McCain Foods Group Michael H. McCain
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Pros
  • Great place to work, great people (in 17 reviews)

  • Work-life balance depends on the department/manager/VP (in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance is inconsistent (in 25 reviews)

  • Compensation, Limited Career opportunities, old boys club, Very Hierarchical, Very dated systems like BPCS (in 7 reviews)

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  1. "A great wok environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Maple Leaf Foods full-time

    Pros

    Great pay, good work ethic

    Cons

    DEPARTment are not cohesive at all


  2. "Brand Ambassador"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Brand Ambassador in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    A great job to get into marketing and the hours are very flexible. You get a chance to experience different environments; whether it be a store, food events etc. The people are also really awesome to work with.

    Cons

    None in particular. Sometimes there isn't as many shifts, but the program is growing.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  3. "Work environment"

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    Former Employee - Part Time Sales Associate in Burnaby, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Part Time Sales Associate in Burnaby, BC (Canada)

    I worked at Maple Leaf Foods part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice and clean environment. Spacious workspace.

    Cons

    Not any. The company was still expanding.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work


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  5. "Great team"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hamilton, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hamilton, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Maple Leaf Foods (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work, great people

    Cons

    Many hours of work


  6. "great company great people"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Guelph, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Guelph, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Maple Leaf Foods full-time

    Pros

    bosses were nice
    co-workers were friendly

    Cons

    location.. but only because i lived far

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work


  7. "A good company"

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

    Pros

    Good pay, good benefits, day shift works with my life

    Cons

    Noisy sometimes dangerous working conditions


  8. "Sanitation"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sanitation I in Saskatoon, SK (Canada)
    Former Employee - Sanitation I in Saskatoon, SK (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefit, 40 hours plus overtime in high season

    Cons

    Overnight shift. Bad sleep quality in daytime


  9. "MLFoods"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Maple Leaf Foods full-time

    Pros

    Good benefit package and fair treatment.

    Cons

    You won't advance based on performance alone.


  10. "Raw Material Planner, Supply Chain"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Raw Material Planner in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Raw Material Planner in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good management. Small team. Great Benefits

    Cons

    Like many other Fortune 500 companies, organization has implemented zero-based budgeting. To meet budget goals, company has adopted a cost culture that may seem harsh at times.


  11. "Infrastructure Specialist"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Solution Architect in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Senior Solution Architect in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Maple Leaf Foods (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good and environment to work

    Cons

    no easy to grow



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