Metro Employee Reviews about "minimum wage"

Updated Jan 9, 2021

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Metro President and CEO Eric Richer La Flèche
Eric Richer La Flèche
271 Ratings
Pros
  • "flexible hours and good management(in 49 reviews)

  • "Good experience for first part time job(in 25 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Minimum wage, No benefits, No opportunities(in 22 reviews)

  • "Less hours to work as a part-time employee(in 19 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Customer service

      Nov 4, 2019 - Customer Service Representative 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Friendly staff Flexible hours Good location

      Cons

      Only minimum wage Work is too easy

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    2. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Ok as a first job

      Jan 9, 2021 - Cashier in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Flexible student job as you can request to have less hours during midterms/finals

      Cons

      Poor management skills, minimum wage

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Nothing special

      Sep 8, 2020 - Cashier 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Not the worst place you could work

      Cons

      Minimum wage, No benefits, No opportunities

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Metro

      Jan 3, 2020 - Representative in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good starting job to gain experience in the work environment

      Cons

      The pay is not great. Minimum wage

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Was ok

      Jun 14, 2019 - Seafood Clerk 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good starting job Lots to learn

      Cons

      Bad management and abuse of minimum wage workers

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Meh

      Jan 18, 2019 - Cashier 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Good learning process, teach you everything you'll need to know - Easy place to work

      Cons

      - Upper management always causing everyone anxiety - Cut hours when minimum wage went up

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    7. 1.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Its a sub par place to work

      Apr 22, 2018 - Cashier in Etobicoke, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -they are apart of a union -if you're an employee you get "double the airmiles"

      Cons

      -they pay student wage if they can, -otherwise minimum wage. -no employee discounts -my location does not permit you to switch shifts -my location had poor managment -They do not pay you more if you're responsibilities increase, being trained for service desk bears no positive consequences, just more unnecessary responsibility

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Front End Clerk

      Dec 19, 2017 - Front End Service Clerk in Ottawa, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent job shadowing/training to get started A good place to get your first job as a teenager/young adult My manager was good Friendly coworkers where I worked, some ran informal contests like hockey pools Overall I had a positive experience

      Cons

      Lack of opportunity for advancement because most jobs are minimum wage, low skill, manual labor I saw some managers who looked difficult to work for You may not get the amount of hours you want

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Dynamic team

      Oct 6, 2017 - Deli Clerk in Candiac, QC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Working as a team throughout the day, learn to deal with the public, fast paced work environment, flexible hours during school

      Cons

      Minimum wage salary, mostly students working who have not gained maturity yet, repetitive work tasks, not many weekends off as a part time employee

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Cut Fruit

      Oct 8, 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -benefits -somewhat good co-workers

      Cons

      -poor wage increases due to union contract -had to ask for a raise as opposed to automatically getting one after 7 years service (was previously minimum wage for 6 years).

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