Tervita Reviews

Updated Jun 18, 2022

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3.6
60%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
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Tervita President and Chief Executive Officer  John Cooper
John Cooper
23 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good Benefits, good pay, good locations(in 16 reviews)

  • "A few good people, relatively good pay and facility(in 15 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "No cons to working at Tervita in my opinion(in 15 reviews)

  • "Hard in oil downturns as teams get smaller(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great company

      Oct 5, 2021 - Business Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pay and opportunity to grow.

      Cons

      Upper management only thought about themselves and shareholders. Got bought by Secure.

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Jun 18, 2022 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Awesome leadership Great culture and workllace

      Cons

      None for any bad things

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      okay company to work at

      Apr 4, 2022 - Accounts Payable Analyst in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      co-workers are great people to with played huge role in me staying on this job for more than 3 years

      Cons

      the salary are low and not competitive

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Place

      Mar 23, 2022 - Accounts Payable Specialist in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great work atmosphere. Management really helps.

      Cons

      Has a competitive nature to outperform others.

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Company ok

      Mar 17, 2022 - SENIOR HSE ADVISOR 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Challenging environment. Operations teams are really good, no games and minimal politics .

      Cons

      Middle level management needs better training on management. you could be stuck on same pay forever, better negotiate before signing he hiring package.

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Okay job

      Feb 23, 2022 - Operator in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good money hard work for the time spent.

      Cons

      Nights and long hours, stinky pits.

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      Jan 17, 2022 - Operations Manager in Edmonton, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Salary / compensation. Hourly wage was fair and annual incentives were plentiful

      Cons

      Work / home life balance, often taking calls and needed to respond to emails in the evenings & weekends

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Nothing special

      Jan 24, 2022 - Project Coordinator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Was okay while I was there.

      Cons

      Nothing too bad either just an average construction company.

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great

      Nov 3, 2021 - Manager In Finance in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people with integrity worked there

      Cons

      The takeover by Secure was not great

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company to work for

      Oct 28, 2021 - Plant Administrator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      they value their employees, never felt like "just a number"

      Cons

      Pay rate could be higher

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    Tervita Reviews FAQs

    Tervita has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 209 reviews left anonymously by employees. 60% of employees would recommend working at Tervita to a friend and 39% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -4% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Tervita employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Tervita. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

    60% of Tervita employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Tervita 3.6 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.5 for culture and values and 3.2 for career opportunities.

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