Patheon Reviews

Updated Oct 8, 2021

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2.6
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Patheon President and CEO Marc N. Casper
Marc N. Casper
11 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people and work atmosphere(in 19 reviews)

  • "good company overall and good benefits(in 13 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance depends on role(in 12 reviews)

  • "Long hours and no work home balance(in 11 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. 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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    3. 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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    4. 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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    5. 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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    6. 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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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Dynamic Workplace - with growing pains

      Jun 10, 2019 - Project Manager in Mississauga, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of opportunities to grow Great people at the site level

      Cons

      Bogged down by corporate directives change depending on who's driving

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Validation

      Nov 30, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company culture. People are nice.

      Cons

      Not a lot of parking spots.

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great comany that promotes team work and respects its employees.

      Apr 20, 2018 - QC Analyst in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good working environment, decent salary and good benefits. It’s a great place to start your career and learn good laboratory practices

      Cons

      They require employees to work varying shifts in order to support the manufacturing facility. It takes years to get seniority.

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      QC/QA DEPARTMENT

      Apr 3, 2018 - Anonymous Employee in Mississauga Valley, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      use to be a great place to work and grow and learn , flexible time, good benefits

      Cons

      Too much stress , unrealistic goals and just thinking about more profit which damaged the culture and relationship between employees, every body fight with each other and less respect ( due to high stress level) and unrealistic goals. so many people went for short disability

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