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Glencore Reviews

Updated Mar 20, 2020

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3.5
78%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
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Glencore CEO Ivan Glasenberg
Ivan Glasenberg
89 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, flexible in terms of work / leave hours(in 16 reviews)

  • "Good pay incl benefits, holidays(in 11 reviews)

Cons
  • "No real cons, long hours but this is expected in the markets(in 15 reviews)

  • "In-flexible working hours: your presence at the office is mandatory(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician in Bathurst, NB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great salary and benefits for all employes

    Cons

    Belledune location has been run down by the union

    Glencore2019-12-19
  2. "The belledune Brunswick Smelter is Closing"

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    Former Employee - Baghouse Operator in Bathurst, NB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Glencore full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    good paying job for area

    Cons

    Upper management miss-managed the plant to death.

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    Glencore2019-12-27
  3. "N/A"

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    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly 

    I worked at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    Great company, great culture, takes care of employees

    Cons

    Located remotely, far from the city

    Glencore2019-09-30
  4. "Great growth and expieance"

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    Former Employee - Procurement Manager 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    good wage, ave benefits, good social life and work /home balance

    Cons

    health benefits, red tape, not a long mine life left

    Glencore2019-08-28
  5. "Good place for a little"

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    Current Employee - RPN 

    I have been working at Glencore part-time

    Pros

    Good staff, always treated eachother like a team

    Cons

    Management did not treat its employees well

    Glencore2019-08-27
  6. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Central Station Operator in Timmins, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Safety first, lots of opportunities for advancement

    Cons

    Small bonus, Ohc isn very helpful

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    Glencore2019-07-02
  7. "Student Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Student Engineer in Timmins, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits, good pay. Well-balanced life and work.

    Cons

    None I can think of

    Glencore2019-04-10
  8. Helpful (2)

    "Mega - trading company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    Lots of activity and deal making

    Cons

    Very bureaucratic - Switzerland drives decision making

    Glencore2018-11-12
  9. "Company provided excellent opportunity for me"

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    Business Development in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Glencore for more than a year

    Pros

    Strong capabilities and network in organization

    Cons

    I was a contractor and company did not want to make employment commitment

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    Glencore2018-03-25
  10. "Meh"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Glencore full-time

    Pros

    Salary and benefits Not too demanding

    Cons

    Not a lot of room for personal growth

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    Glencore2018-02-19
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