Grainger Canada Reviews

Updated Jul 14, 2020

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3.6
77%
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88%
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Grainger Canada Vice President and General Manager Dave Lagoner (no image)
Dave Lagoner
66 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people (on both sides of the border), who are committed to making things better(in 17 reviews)

  • "self managed, work life balance and wonderful people(in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • "There really are no cons - if you do your job and apply the methodologies learned in training you will be successful and will make money(in 8 reviews)

  • "There were no cons working for AGI(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Grainger Canada full-time

    Pros

    Promotes within and encourages employees to move up in the company. Provides extensive trainings to improve skills.

    Cons

    There is no cons working for Grainger Canada

  2. "Good Experience"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Inside Sales and Service Representative 

    I have been working at Grainger Canada part-time

    Pros

    Variety of products available to sell, good supply chain organisation,

    Cons

    Lack of training of new recruits

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    Grainger Canada Response

    July 7, 2020Senior Director, Communications

    Thanks for sharing your perspective. We'll certainly pass along the suggestion to improve onboarding and training. Much appreciated.


  3. "Decent place to work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Inventory Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Grainger Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good culture, fun place to work. There is always work to be done.

    Cons

    Not many opportunities for promotions

  4. "Org change"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - National Account Manager in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Grainger Canada full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Diverse company with lots of career choices

    Cons

    Too much change all at once

    Grainger Canada Response

    July 7, 2020Senior Director, Communications

    Thanks for sharing your perspective.

  5. "It's okay"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Vancouver, BC

    I worked at Grainger Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good hardworking people, average salary

    Cons

    Old school thinking, behind the times, boys club culture

  6. "Great Place to Work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Inside Sales Supervisor in Timmins, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Grainger Canada is a great place to work, they treat me like a person not a number

    Cons

    it has been a challange working in a smaller location with less employee to interact with on a daily basis.

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  7. "Positive culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager 

    I worked at Grainger Canada full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fair pay, good opportunities for advancement, positive leadership

    Cons

    Didn’t experience any cons while I was employed there

    Grainger Canada Response

    July 8, 2020Senior Director, Communications

    Thanks for the great review.

  8. "Amazing Company to work for."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good Exposure Awesome Team members

    Cons

    No Cons i can think of

    Grainger Canada Response

    July 8, 2020Senior Director, Communications

    Thank you for sharing your perspective.

  9. "Interview Review"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Grainger Canada full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A very professional and thorough process.

    Cons

    The team at Grainger is great at assisting with the amount of product and services.

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    Grainger Canada Response

    July 8, 2020Senior Director, Communications

    Thank you for taking the time to share your opinion.

  10. "Top shelf organization"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Grainger Canada full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexibility, and adaptability. Great team atmosphere, strong market position, large footprint, trusted and recognized brand.

    Cons

    Complex and highly competitive industry. Lots to learn, steep learning curve.

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    Grainger Canada Response

    July 8, 2020Senior Director, Communications

    Thanks for the feedback.

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