Goldcorp Reviews

Updated 26 August 2015
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  1. Technical Service Manager

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elko, NV (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elko, NV (US)
    Recommends

    I worked at Goldcorp full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good people and professional operations

    Cons

    Most operations in Mexico and South America


  2. Laboratory technician

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    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician in Baie-James, QC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician in Baie-James, QC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldcorp full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, great conditions. The job is not easy but it's worth it. We work with the last technology.

    Cons

    We work far from home and work long hours. But might as well do it while we are there.


  3. Goldcorp

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    Current Employee - Miner in Red Lake, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Miner in Red Lake, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Goldcorp full-time

    Pros

    very safe place to work with good benefits

    Cons

    poor moral in workforce with changes being forced upon then that don't always make any sense. Very hard for young workers to advance.

    Advice to Management

    Have one clear voice and a common path to obtain the set goals. Listen to the worker and have one plan to move forward with not a new one on every shift change


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  5. Trainer

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    Current Employee - Trainer in Rouyn-Noranda, QC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Trainer in Rouyn-Noranda, QC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    The corporate management has a Good Cultural Physolophy, they believe in empowering and developping their people.

    Cons

    Too bad that the site management are not in line with the corporate values.


  6. Director

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

    I worked at Goldcorp full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work at.

    Cons

    When the price of gold is down the cost reduction pressure is high impacting bonus, and margins in general.

    Advice to Management

    You are going to have to think differently on how you make the most of your assets and people.


  7. Really enjoy my experience at Goldcorp

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    Current Employee - IT Supervisor in Rouyn-Noranda, QC (Canada)
    Current Employee - IT Supervisor in Rouyn-Noranda, QC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    This company have true value and they respect them! Employees security is the number 1 priority They let me build the project of my life project Eleonore. (IT and OT) I just have pros for that company

    Cons

    Sometimes high level dont focus on the right thing because they dont have the good informations.

    Advice to Management

    Continue your great work your on the good way.


  8. Well-accommodated and challenged

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    Current Employee - Junior Metallurgist in Thunder Bay, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Junior Metallurgist in Thunder Bay, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Strong team dynamic Endless opportunities to grow or to rotate between international locations Above-average salaries

    Cons

    Working in remote locations Sometimes high-stress work


  9. The best company I have ever worked for!

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    Current Employee - Assay Technician in Red Lake, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Assay Technician in Red Lake, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    By far the best wages and benefit plans of anyone around. There are plenty of opportunities for career advancement for those that seek it and work for it.

    Cons

    Too many contractors that do not have the same training that we have in safety. Communication is lacking from mining managers to workers.

    Advice to Management

    We have plenty of injuries that come from contractors yet we still hire them. Why do we hire contractors with poor safety records to work for a company that has safe production as their number one priority? Better use of Conveyor on a quarterly basis at least of each mine and their direction and results from the mining manager.


  10. Company Benefits

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    Former Employee - Office Worker in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Office Worker in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Goldcorp full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent Group Benefits for all Office Employees and their families

    Cons

    The Toronto Office went for a crap when New Management was brought in. They just let people go on a whim for no reason.

    Advice to Management

    Make sure new Management understand the difference between Inc. and Canada employees


  11. Grade A

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Valmy, NV (US)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Valmy, NV (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Goldcorp full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very competitive salaries and benefits compared to other good mining companies in the area, if not even better benefits

    Cons

    Felt remote from the corporate presence bring as they are located in another country

    Advice to Management

    Keep the employee first, as you have.



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