PCA Reviews

Updated Feb 26, 2021

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PCA CEO and Director Mark W. Kowlzan
Mark W. Kowlzan
118 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay but very tight scale and benefits(in 36 reviews)

  • "The pay and benefits were above average, and I had a lot of autonomy(in 22 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Process Engineer"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PCA full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for.

    Cons

    Demand a lot of time.

  2. "Boxer"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at PCA full-time

    Pros

    Good salary, bad perks, decent location

    Cons

    bad perks, too much overhead, unclear performance metrics


  3. "Great company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sales 

    I have been working at PCA full-time

    Pros

    Great people and great benefits

    Cons

    Lots of turmoil in the packaging industry as a whole

  4. "High standards, passionate papermaking"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in DeRidder, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PCA full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Highest standards, invest real money, develop young talent

    Cons

    Highest standards in the world

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  5. "correct"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Quality Control in Tulsa, OK

    I worked at PCA part-time

    Pros

    good pay, good managers, good pto

    Cons

    rough hours for machine operators

  6. "PCA"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Logistics Coordinator in Gettysburg, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at PCA full-time

    Pros

    Bonus Good Benefits Safety is a priority

    Cons

    Have to be there 8 years to get a third week of vacation No pay raises based on performance

  7. "its cool"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Construction in Newburgh, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PCA part-time

    Pros

    I enter at a good time clock out when i want

    Cons

    The payments per hour is alright but i know it could ne better

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  8. "Provide direction to business opportunity improvements."

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Lake Forest, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at PCA full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good company with good benefits

    Cons

    Poor management and direction. Many loose ends.

  9. "Great Pay - Poor Work Life Balance"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Process Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    The pay and benefits is great, there is a nice young crowd, and people are good at answering questions.

    Cons

    Poor work life balance. You can be called in at any time, and can often be expected to work weekends or off shifts. Promotions/title changes are rarely optional.

  10. "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Machine Operator 

    I have been working at PCA full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work at

    Cons

    Schedule is a little hard getting used too

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