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Found 281 of over 321 reviews
3.0
24% Recommend to a Friend
Patheon President and CEO Marc N. Casper
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Found 273 of over 321 reviews

3.0
24%
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98%
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Patheon President and CEO Marc N. Casper
Marc N. Casper
15 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people and work atmosphere(in 20 reviews)

  • "Work environment was safe, people were friendly(in 14 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work/life balance is rough, need better equipment to get job done more efficiently(in 14 reviews)

  • "Long hours and ever changing management(in 12 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Excellent work Environement with opportunities to grow.

      Feb. 22, 2018 - Technologist III in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very Good Environment with Team Work and Equal Opportunity Employer.

      Cons

      Sometimes Pressure to work with clients but Group Leaders and Supervisors will help you out as a team.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place but room for improving employee satisfaction & work life balance

      Nov. 16, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Making a difference everyday, impacting patients and lives. Respectful environment, great people

      Cons

      resources, people overworked/tired, equitable pay, removing remote work options

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Very nice place to work

      Jul. 19, 2022 - Pharmacy Technician 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great atmosphere and is one of the nicest places I have ever worked.

      Cons

      It gets a little stressful and hectic while dealing with people and machines are pretty loud.

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Good place to start

      Feb. 15, 2022 - Validation Specialist in Whitby, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      People in other departments are willing to work together. It's a good place to start your career as moving around to other departments is easy and encouraged.

      Cons

      Pay is sub-par compared to industry standards, in additional any pay increases over 10% under any circumstance is impossible.

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good

      Nov. 26, 2021 - Senior CHEMIST in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company to work, organized but complicated process

      Cons

      Long hours for any kind of laboratory job

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      good

      May 25, 2021 - Processing Technologist in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good place to work. lot of overtime

      Cons

      no advancement. cant change department easily

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Good place, bad hours

      May 11, 2021 - Packaging Operator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work environment was safe, people were friendly. Training was good and detailed so you knew what your job was. Place was very clean and employee safety was taken very seriously

      Cons

      Rotating shifts weekly is difficult to do for long periods of time. Pay was 12$ and hour through a temp agency which was just above minimum wage. Room for growth exists but is slow

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Challenging

      Mar. 9, 2021 - Validation Engineer in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Interesting problems to solve, learn a lot

      Cons

      Culture does not allow to fix the root causes

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work!

      Apr. 23, 2020 - Operations Coordinator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Easy interview. Great people and work atmosphere.

      Cons

      Starting salary quite low.

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Not a bad place to work

      Jan. 26, 2020 - Maintenance in Whitby, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Positive attitude, clean place, good people, decent benefits

      Cons

      Contract manufacturer, sometimes pace and planning are hectic

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    Patheon has an overall rating of 3.0 out of 5, based on over 321 reviews left anonymously by employees. 24% of employees would recommend working at Patheon to a friend and 33% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Patheon employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.1 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Patheon. This rating has improved by 7% over the last 12 months.

    24% of Patheon employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Patheon 2.1 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.4 for culture and values and 2.9 for career opportunities.

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