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Cargill Reviews

Updated Oct 14, 2019

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3.9
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91%
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Cargill CEO David W. MacLennan
David W. MacLennan
650 Ratings
Pros
  • "great company culture and work/life balance(in 133 reviews)

  • "Competitive pay, good benefits, always opportunity for growth within the company(in 118 reviews)

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  1. "Yes"

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    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer 

    I have been working at Cargill full-time

    Pros

    Amazing and supportive , friendly, supportive progressive and great atmosphere

    Cons

    Nothing bad really they are a great company come on man

    Cargill2019-08-24
  2. "Shocking management"

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    Former Employee - Production Operator in Wolverhampton, England

    I worked at Cargill full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    It was local to me and the canteen was half decent.

    Cons

    Poor pay and training non existant

    Advice to Management

    Change culture its not working

    Cargill2019-05-09
  3. "Software engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Cargill full-time

    Pros

    They have good benefits, such as bonus, cheap lunch, etc

    Cons

    The culture in quite bad. very toxic enviroment

    Cargill2019-04-24
  4. "great culture"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Cargill full-time

    Pros

    great team, company culture and benefits

    Cons

    income below the industry average

    Cargill2019-04-01
  5. "Great company, bureaucratic and too cost focused at times"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cargill full-time

    Pros

    Excellent culture, great people and good working environment.

    Cons

    Bureaucratic, political and too focused on cost cutting which has eroded engagement.

    Cargill2019-02-14
  6. "Finance professional"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Cargill

    Pros

    International company; #1 in the world in what they do; easy access to all market data

    Cons

    Need more techonology development to correspond to the constant market changes.

    Cargill2019-02-01
  7. "Good place to learn commodities trading."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Cargill full-time

    Pros

    Well organised, fast progression, opportunity to take on real responsibility early.

    Cons

    Poor overall trading strategy, can be risk averse at times, too many internal meetings. Renumeration is only average when compared to market.

    Advice to Management

    Commit to a sound and realistic strategy.

    Cargill2019-01-20
  8. "Perfect manufacturing environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Strong industrial know-how, huge company with lots of technology experts

    Cons

    People engagement is not one of the highest priority

    Cargill2018-11-16
  9. "Shift Manager Amazing Role"

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    I have been working at Cargill

    Pros

    Very Collaborative and good network development

    Cons

    Very Challenging and sometimes longer hours

    Cargill2018-11-14
  10. "Senior Strategic Buyer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Cargill full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    company invest a lot in employees

    Cons

    changes all the time in all dept's

    Cargill2018-11-14
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