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Updated 21 June, 2018
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  1. "Great company that cares about your well being."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Territory Manager in Toronto, ON
    Current Employee - Territory Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Shell full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    They really care you your wellbeing

    Cons

    You will be working with entitled people that are overpaid


  2. "Casheir"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great management who always care

    Cons

    Pay is average but reasonable for a cashier job

  3. "Good working"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shell full-time

    Pros

    Pay and benefits are top notch

    Cons

    Job security is not ideal. Cuts are normal.

    Advice to Management

    Invest in your people


  4. "Equipment Assurance Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Shell full-time

    Pros

    Due to its size, company is open to new idea / challenges

    Cons

    Joined at a time of divestment; so moral of most of the employees was not at its best


  5. "Challenging and Rewarding Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Shell full-time

    Pros

    In general, Shell is an excellent place to work.

    Focus on career development
    Interesting Work
    Salary
    Dedicated workforce

    Cons

    Like any industry, work at Shell can be extremely stressful. It's not exaggerating to say that there are times when people's lives are at stake.

    Advice to Management

    Continue to recognize and encourage good work and continue to develop the skills of your employees.


  6. "Customer service representative"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative
    Recommends

    I worked at Shell part-time

    Pros

    Co-workers, weather, customers, experience, hours

    Cons

    Weather, hours, customers, supplies, risk

    Advice to Management

    None


  7. "Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shell full-time

    Pros

    Great people and compensation

    Cons

    Red tape can slow down the process

  8. "Well compensated. Great flexibility. Not a lot of room for career advancement."

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shell full-time

    Pros

    Great pay and bonus. Good benefits. Flexible working such as working from home (company laptop). 12 flex days a year but Christmas is not closed. Can join lots of extra-curricular activities within Shell. Gym at low rate.

    Cons

    Not a lot of room for career advancement if you are thinking of long term. Unless you are a strong performer and are willing to move to the headquarters in Houston and The Hague.


  9. "Working at Shell gas station"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Shell full-time

    Pros

    -Stress-free
    -Friendly
    - Great experience with customers9 CUstomer service sills get polished)

    Cons

    -Standing for atleast8 long hours
    -Only one employee per shift


  10. "Gas Station attendant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Work with customers, work with fun people, lots of available shifts, extra shifts to pick up. Could work days afternoons or evenings. Safety was important.

    Cons

    Low pay, customers could get angry, long shifts, but this could be a positive. Sometimes working alone, sometimes really busy.


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