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Metro Reviews

Updated Nov 6, 2019

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3.7
70%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
Approve of CEO
Metro CEO Eric Richer La Flèche
Eric Richer La Flèche
109 Ratings
Pros
  • "FRIENDLY considerate MANAGEMENT and flexible hours(in 38 reviews)

  • "Great people and great environment to work in(in 21 reviews)

Cons
  • "Bad management and abuse of minimum wage workers(in 19 reviews)

  • "they are offering part time only(in 15 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Metro Company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Editor in City of London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Metro full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    International, tolerant and very flexible

    Cons

    Expect staff to work 24/7

    Advice to Management

    Take care of your staff!

    Metro2012-08-15
  2. "Good if you work in the commercial side."

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     in London, England
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Metro

    Pros

    The financial package and benefits.

    Cons

    The management need proper direction.

    Advice to Management

    Work out a growth plan.

    Metro2012-01-09
  3. "Customer service"

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    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Metro part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly staff Flexible hours Good location

    Cons

    Only minimum wage Work is too easy

    Metro2019-11-05
  4. "Metro"

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    Current Employee - General Labour 

    I have been working at Metro part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice managers, nice people, flexible hours

    Cons

    There are some metros that are in not nice locations

    Metro2019-11-04
  5. "Good place to learn new things and really nice staffs"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Worker in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Metro part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Hard to promote and very busy fast paced

    Cons

    Nice work environment and staffs

    Metro2019-11-01
  6. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Produce Clerk in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Metro part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - great benefits - flexible hours - opportunity for promotion and advancement

    Cons

    - poor management at times - some inefficient workers

    Advice to Management

    - retrain employees that are existing and have been there for years with outdated training

    Metro2019-10-30
  7. "Customer service"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Metro part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great managment staff and friednly coworkers

    Cons

    Not alot of hours and apportunity to switch shifts

    Metro2019-10-27
  8. "Metro employee review"

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    Former Employee - Cashier in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Metro part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Highly customer centric Good coworkers

    Cons

    Very poor benefits and less employee focused.

    Advice to Management

    Better employee policies should be implemented.

    Metro2019-11-07
  9. "Average"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Metro full-time

    Pros

    Easy going flexible work environment

    Cons

    Hiring process and payment could use work

    Advice to Management

    Well out of my hands at this moment

    Metro2019-10-16
  10. "Amazing Job"

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    Current Employee - Deli Clerk 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Metro full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Amazing teams are hired by metro. Your large staff seems daunting at first but overtime these people become your closest friends, if not "family". Amazing corporate culture.

    Cons

    Sometimes around the holidays it gets hectic but always remember it is hectic everywhere around the holidays. :)

    Metro2019-10-10
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