Algoma Steel Reviews

Updated Jul 19, 2022

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Algoma Steel CEO Michael D. Garcia
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Good pay

    Jul 19, 2022 - RCO in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good pay benefits could be better

    Cons

    Benefits could improve It's a dirty place to work

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Trainee

    Jul 15, 2022 - By-Products Operator in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
    Recommend
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    Pros

    ~good benefits ~flexible overtime ~union ~pay rate ~room for improvements and pursuing trades/knowledge ext.

    Cons

    ~Environment cause be a hazard to wellbeing and health ~Scheduled Shifts in rotation varies ~no pay until you punch in on the job when you have to travel 10+ min just to get to a punch clock

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  3. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Hard to explain

    Jul 4, 2022 - Production Operator 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Paycheque, profit sharing, and mostly decent coworkers. Reasonable management most of the time

    Cons

    A large disconnect between workers and upper management

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Fair questions and to the point

    Apr 22, 2022 - Senior Metallurgist in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
    Recommend
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    Pros

    The Direct Manager and one level up were available in the meeting with to the point questions.

    Cons

    The location of the company is up north, 8 hrs away from Toronto.

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Apr 22, 2022 - Power Engineer 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good place to work, various of areas

    Cons

    Pay scale isn't based off ticket, Most people enter bottom job then promote up. Ticket decides how far you can promote. Work every job with 3rd

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  6. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Very good workplace culture

    Apr 4, 2022 - Metallurgist in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good workplace culture, good team, good benefits, good life/work balance

    Cons

    cyclic business due to steel price

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Work Environment

    Mar 21, 2022 - Process Analyst in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great learning opportunity to understand integrated steel manufacturing process

    Cons

    Remote location from major cities. Located in small town with limited entertainment options. Limited exposure to diverse team

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee

    great place to work

    Feb 28, 2022 - Strategic Sourcing in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
    Recommend
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    Pros

    great place to work here.

    Cons

    Not finding anything to say in this.

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great place to work

    Jan 30, 2022 - Automotive Technician 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great pay Great hours Great bosses Great team

    Cons

    Possible shift work not even a con really just expected

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  10. 2.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good pay but unreliable job - lay offs are very frequent

    Feb 9, 2022 - Systems Assistant in Sault Ste. Marie, ON
    Recommend
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    Pros

    lots of things to learn

    Cons

    unreliable job, new employees always getting bumped by seniors and get laid off. or just laid off due to changes.

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Algoma Steel Reviews FAQs

Algoma Steel has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 47 reviews left anonymously by employees. 79% of employees would recommend working at Algoma Steel to a friend and 70% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 9% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Algoma Steel employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Algoma Steel. This rating has improved by 6% over the last 12 months.

79% of Algoma Steel employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Algoma Steel 3.8 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.5 for culture and values and 3.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Algoma Steel to be coworkers, benefits, compensation and the cons to be diversity and inclusion, senior leadership, career development.

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