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Updated Nov. 19, 2022

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Found 359 of over 378 reviews
4.1
87% Recommend to a Friend
95% Approve of CEO

Found 355 of over 378 reviews

4.1
87%
Recommend to a Friend
95%
Approve of CEO
Grainger Canada Vice President and General Manager Dave Lagoner (no image)
Dave Lagoner
145 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good culture, team and work life balance(in 16 reviews)

  • "Great people and managers to help you(in 28 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lots of changes in a small amount of time(in 8 reviews)

  • "Lack of communication between different areas of the company causes mistakes now and then(in 6 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Diverse portfolio

      Nov. 19, 2022 - Account Manager in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Amazing people to work with

      Cons

      lots of hoops to jump through in order to help you end customer

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Good place to work

      Nov. 7, 2022 - Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great people, fun environment, overall great place to work

      Cons

      Slow processes- too many stops for speed to revenue sometimes

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great for stability

      Nov. 7, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great people who love to collaborate. If you like networking you'll enjoy meeting the great people who work here.

      Cons

      Inconsistent WFH policies since returning to the office.

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Not the best experience

      Nov. 3, 2022 - Account Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Benefits good Flexible paid training vendor support

      Cons

      High turn over Lack of management support Pay was below average High pressure

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Inventory Analyst

      Oct. 20, 2022 - Inventory Analyst 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good work culture at the company

      Cons

      Pay at the company is not on par

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Big company with common sense

      Oct. 19, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      While I may not agree with every single process or policy for the most part Grainger exhibits common sense, and they start with the customer. Key positives.

      Cons

      Large companies tend to have a habit of turning employees into numbers. Not really the case here.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Culture

      Oct. 11, 2022 - Senior Manager Sales Enablement 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      All activities and decisions revolve around our core principals. Committed to doing the right thing for team members and customers.

      Cons

      Bringing in top leadership talent from Universities through internships or a management trainee program.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good company

      Oct. 19, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Culture. Culture. Culture. Culture. Culture

      Cons

      Opportunity. Opportunity. Opportunity. Opportunity. Opportunity

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great people

      Oct. 3, 2022 - Account Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great people, lots of support

      Cons

      Lots of change, lack of internal promotion

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Accounting Manager

      Sep. 20, 2022 - Accounting Manager in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good work environment and professional team members

      Cons

      Not able to see ahead with the next step in career

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    Grainger Canada has an overall rating of 4.1 out of 5, based on over 378 reviews left anonymously by employees. 87% of employees would recommend working at Grainger Canada to a friend and 80% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 6% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Grainger Canada employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.7 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Grainger Canada. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

    87% of Grainger Canada employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Grainger Canada 3.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.2 for culture and values and 3.7 for career opportunities.

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