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Apotex Reviews

Updated Nov 13, 2019

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3.4
58%
Recommend to a Friend
72%
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Apotex CEO Jack Kay
Jack Kay
80 Ratings
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  1. "Good place"

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    Former Employee - R&D Analyst 

    I worked at Apotex full-time

    Pros

    People are nice, opportunities to learn

    Cons

    Promotion of work is rare

    Advice to Management

    Nothing

    Apotex2019-08-16
  2. "Technician, Packaging Mechanical Full time"

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    Current Employee - Technician, Packaging Mechanical 

    I have been working at Apotex full-time

    Pros

    Decent starting pay for technician role

    Cons

    12 hours continental shifts

    Apotex2019-11-03
  3. "Research chemist in apotex"

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    Current Employee - Analytical Chemist in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Apotex full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Gain lots of experience, great IT support

    Cons

    Not much chance to promote

    Apotex2019-11-01
  4. "Good Starter Job, too much politics and favoritism"

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    Current Employee - Chemist in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Apotex full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Decent training, learning opportunities for basic skills, some medical benefits, pension plan

    Cons

    Politics, leadership chooses favorites for promotions instead of by qualifications, overall toxic work environment

    Apotex2019-11-13
  5. "Validation"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Apotex full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Friendly team environment, Flexible, Career growth

    Cons

    Work life balance Too much work

    Apotex2019-10-09
  6. "Chemist review"

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    Current Employee - Chemist 

    I have been working at Apotex full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for entry level from university graduate

    Cons

    slow promotion, lots of work.

    Apotex2019-10-21
  7. "Overall Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Technical Wrter 

    I have been working at Apotex full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    For someone just coming into the industry there is lots to learn

    Cons

    Most departments do not promote from within

    Apotex2019-09-23
  8. "Workload is manageable (night shift)"

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    Current Employee - Coordinator Central Laboratory Services in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Apotex full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Job load is light, good co-workers

    Cons

    Night Shift and there is play favorites

    Apotex2019-09-17
  9. "My experience 9yr above in granulation department"

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    Former Employee - Pharmacy Technician in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Apotex full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    I like because out of country is good knowledge for me and my better future.

    Cons

    Yes but exercise is best for solving problems.

    Apotex2019-09-16
  10. "Professional, high-tech work environment, good work and life balance with decent salary"

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    Current Employee - Research and Development Chemist in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Apotex full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good training programs, most sophisticated technologies and instruments, software, work-life balance

    Cons

    Decent salary, employee demography, politics

    Apotex2019-09-08
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