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I loved working Temple-Inland. When you go to work and enjoy your job, it's not really work.
Human Resource Data Processor II (Former Employee), Austin, TXMay 14, 2013
Pros: work environment and job duties
Cons: job elimination due to the buy out of temple-inland by international paper.
Working with a great team of people and excellent supervisors was the best part of working for Temple-Inland. A normal day started with checking emails and accessing the hires, terminations, changes and leave of absence needing to be entered in to the JD Edwards system. The hardest part of my job was down-time. Best part of my job was my coworkers. – more... A great team makes work not really work. – less
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My review of Temple Inland
Bander/Quality Review (Former Employee), Crawfordsville, INMay 1, 2013
Pros: pro-social environment
Cons: short breaks and lunches
The typical day at Temple Inland was always fast paced till the time I got off. I learned the importance of working quickly and efficiently at the same time. Management and co-workers were both helpful and easy to get along with. The hardest part of the job was keeping the machine functioning properly all day. The most enjoyable part of the job was – more... getting a workout while working. Kind of a two for one special. – less
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Good pay, nice benefits
Service Crew (Former Employee), Rome, gaApril 15, 2013
Work many hours with a good salary. very physically demanding job. do very hard work for 10 hours a day. then do it again the next.
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Print plate mounter for plant
die-mounter (Former Employee), Middletown, OHMarch 17, 2013
Worked for Temple Inland for 17 years, good hours, reasonable pay, overtime most weeks.
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Great place
Worker (Former Employee), Southeast USMarch 10, 2013
Great place to work with plenty opportunities to expand skills and experience in the paper industry.
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Large Packaging Corporation that had a very good development staff.
Plant Manager (Former Employee), St. Louis, MOFebruary 26, 2013
Managed 2 different plants within Temple-Inland and enjoyed the companies outlook on employees and development. It became difficult when the mergers and acquisitions phase of growth kicked in. Temple Inland has since been purchased by and operates under International Paper. Most difficult portion of job was being moved to seven locations in and eleven – more... year period. – less
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Great co-workers and a fun place to work.
Assembler/Machine Operator (Former Employee), Utica, NYFebruary 16, 2013
Pros: could eat on the job.
Cons: very long hours to work sometimes.
Not an easy job to perform everyday, but my co-workers made it worthwhile.
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Great company
Network Analyst (Former Employee), Austin, TXFebruary 10, 2013
Pros: great advancement
Cons: company downsizeing
great opportunites to advance, good hours. Company downsizeing.
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Productive and very fast paced place to work
Assistant Operator (Former Employee), Bell, CAFebruary 4, 2013
Pros: great benefits, turkeys and hams given during the holidays.
Cons: short breaks
organizing paper work and materials needed for a days work. Learned to work on different type of machines and forklift. Management and co-workers helpful and friendly. Hardest part of job was covering for another co-worker on a shift where you do not get enough rest before having to return to work. Most enjoyable part of the job was during the yearly – more... picnics where we all got together and just eat and have fun. – less
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Human Resource Coordinator (Former Employee), Orlando and Tampa FloridaJanuary 10, 2013
Pros: great company - employee oriented
Cons: temple inland was purchased by international paper - not the same employee values.
Temple Inland was a great company to work for, they training and career opportunities were endless.
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productive
First helper for Rotary Die Cutter (Former Employee), Chicago, ILJanuary 6, 2013
Pros: free lunch once a month
Cons: some free health care examines
8 or 10 hours per day. some weekends. learn to operate equiement and do set up. and do quality check. obey orders from supervisors, and management. work friendly with co-workers, the hardest part of the job was keeping up production, the most enjoyable part of the job was taking on new chellenges.
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rough workplace
Control Room Operator, quaility control (Former Employee), Hazleton, PADecember 28, 2012
you can make a lot of money in overtime. but may not be for everyone.
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Factory Job
Machine Operator (Former Employee), Northlake, ILNovember 29, 2012
Pros: paid holidays, vacations
Cons: 2 month notice that factory was shutting down
12 hour shifts, management was a revolving door. The turnaround rate was high. Their was no structure.
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A very challenging place to work,physicaly and mentally.
Stacker/Feed Operator (Former Employee), Crawfordsville,IndianaNovember 26, 2012
Pros: great pay
Cons: management was not good at all, didn't treated employees well
A fast pace physical job at temple Inland. Great pay and room for advancement but management did not treat employees good. No other factory will produce the challenges that Temple Inland put there employees threw, very fast pace, very physical and very demanding.
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Just get orders out on time.
Technician (Former Employee), Dallas, TXNovember 9, 2012
Pros: overtime
Cons: machinery would broke down.
Moving around, learned how to run big machinery. And management would be out on the floor with us alot of time. Learned alot from my co-worker. Getting paid every week was great.
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Merged with IP
Global Sales Group Sales Executive (Former Employee), National Accounts - EastOctober 26, 2012
Old Inland does not exsist now. Culture changed with new company.
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nothing like it
Corrugated box machine operator (Former Employee), Spotswood, NJOctober 25, 2012
Pros: money was great and mandatory overtime
Cons: health care, pen.
once u were in the plant it was go time.little or no supervison. attention to detail, team work from fellow employees made the job so much easier.co workers were not co workers we were all friends. hardest part of the job was management. the most enjoyable part of the job was seeing how much you produced and if u beat the shift before you
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Good place to work - hate that the plant closed.
Waste Water Treatment Technician (Former Employee), Minden, LAOctober 16, 2012
Enjoyed working there. Our plant was bought out by International Paper and then closed.
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Great place to work, safe work environment.
Unitizer,Forklift Operator (Current Employee), Monroeville, ALOctober 16, 2012
Plant is up for sale. Security?? Great job I love it. Enjoy what i do.
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Horrible managment and HR
Transfer Cart Operator (Former Employee), Tracy, CASeptember 27, 2012
Pros: pay and benifits
Cons: managment and long days
Id show up to work get yelled at for machine failure all day learn almost nothing because coworkers were unwilling to teach hardest part of day was finding out I had no days off because HR would give out mandatory OT days like candy the most enjoyable part of the day was lunch

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