Domtar Employee Reviews about "good pay"

Updated Dec 3, 2021

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  • "Good pay and benefits and insurance(in 31 reviews)

  • "Good work environment, good benefits(in 23 reviews)

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  • "Dont bother coming to domtar if you are technically competent or plan to become so(in 11 reviews)

  • "Long hours and some people are not nice to new people(in 9 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Top notch employer...

      Mar 24, 2014 - Labourer in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Good pay -Good benefits -Lots of perks

      Cons

      I haven't found any yet.

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      Thanks for your review. We are glad to hear that you love working at Domtar!

    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Bleach plant helper

      May 3, 2021 - Bleach Plant Helper in Espanola, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and busy days work.

      Cons

      Disconnect between production and staff. Run first mentality, only “fix”things if absolutely necessary

      1 person found this review helpful
    3. 1.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      stay away

      Mar 11, 2021 - Technician in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good pay, fixed work hours, easy to reach location, company car

      Cons

      scope of work not clear, they won t tell you about heavy lifting until you re already their employee.

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      1 person found this review helpful
    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      operator

      Sep 30, 2020 - Power Engineer in Dryden, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      pay is good, good place to work

      Cons

      treated poorly by above supervisors

      1 person found this review helpful
    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Good place to work if you're okay with old-fashioned leadership style

      Aug 7, 2020 - Manager in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and bonus for salaried employees, Reasonable work-life balance, Friendly culture

      Cons

      No career path. Limited coaching for managers.

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    6. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Very lost place, with lots of potential

      May 29, 2020 - Operator in Espanola, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A few good people, good pay, a skeleton that was once a good place to work

      Cons

      Top down communication with no feedback Poor management, periodic layoffs

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      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good pay, Poor Management, Only promotion through artrition .

      Sep 16, 2019 - Laborer in Espanola, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and benefits. Hardly pollutes due to the Mill not being able to run.

      Cons

      Poor management, poor communication. No leadership. Union is weak, does not fight for unionized employees.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to start career

      Aug 14, 2019 - Process Engineer in Dryden, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good site management, friendly teams, good pay, lots of opportunities for advancement

      Cons

      Corporate management is disorganized, poor work/life balance - essentially always on call

      1 person found this review helpful
    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good experience

      Jul 18, 2019 - Field Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay. Lots of OT

      Cons

      Scheduling is poor. Safety isnt always priority

      1 person found this review helpful
    10. 1.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      electrician

      Feb 16, 2017 - Electrician in Espanola, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good hours good pay good food

      Cons

      very week IBEW union. Rampant nepotism as many workers related in union and outside of union causing conflict of interests. Co-workers willingly give information to the management after gaining a new employees confidence. Which can result in you getting fired if the management does not like you.

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