Gildan Activewear
3.4 of 5 11 reviews
www.gildan.com Montreal, Canada 5000+ Employees

Gildan Activewear Reviews

Updated Feb 19, 2014

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60% Approve of the CEO

Gildan Activewear President, CEO, Director Glenn J. Chamandy

Glenn J. Chamandy

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67% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Ok Place

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

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

ProsLiving in Charleston is great

ConsManagement needs to listen to employees

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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opportunities but somewhat difficult/challenging environment

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I have been working at Gildan Activewear full-time

Prosgood manufacturing process, responsible to environment at manufacturing sites

Consdifficulties transitioning to new class of trade

Advice to Senior Managementneed to look long-term, understand that not all accounts are run the same

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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A learning experience day in and out, good or bad.

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I have been working at Gildan Activewear full-time

ProsWeekends off most of the year, unlimited over-time when available, three shifts to choose from, friendly team leaders and supervisors.

ConsHours get cut like gang busters, a high school-esque atmosphere

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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A public company, run like a family business

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Gildan Activewear

ProsThere is a lot of training
Coworkers are great persons
Salaries are a bit higher than average for the country

ConsUpper management get crazy when something goes a bit stray
Big guys still react as if the company is a small one, when anything could destroy it, but when you get bigger, law of averages take over

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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