Port Erie Plastics
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It's been a while since i worked at PEP but it was a decent job and people enjoyed working there for the most part.

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If you can get hired on 1st shift, the management is all good people and everything moves along pretty fast. you come to work and do your job and go home, not very stressful. still its a large plant that is not known for paying alot, and people come and go, for that reason theres spots open to move around
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Not much

Didn't get what I was told I was going to get for doing what I was doing there while others could easily do almost nothing and not be dealt consequences that reflected this fact

Pros

Paid lunch

Cons

Too many
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  • Fair pay for job
  • Trust in colleagues
  • Inclusive work environment

5 stars

What is the best part of working at the company?The company is great! They really care about the employees. 8 hour days. What is the most stressful part about working at the company?It can be hot in the summerWhat is the work environment and culture like at the company?Very laid back. What is a typical day like for you at the company?Go in do my job. Greet everyone with a smile
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Don't do it

They treat everyone there as just a non Inteligent person. If you have not been here for 25 years or more you will never move up. Plus most importantly they do not care about a home life. They will make you work extra hours all the time regardless of personal time needed.
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laborer

work as requsted, wherever & whenever. there is little though manual labor job. simple and dumb. everyday you will lose brain cells. benefits are not large enough to be noticable

Pros

none

Cons

everything
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Warehouse

This company takes pride in what they manufacture. Everyone is kind and most people are helpful. They are pretty flexible with the hours you work.
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Make it a success

It all comes down to an environment of what you want to do as an individual. Going forward starting out as an inspector I learned a great deal took me to the career to where I’m at I am now as an operational excellence manager with another company hats off to Port Erie plastics and the ownership of the management team.

Pros

All!

Cons

Nothing!
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Fun workplacw with great people

Not a bad job at all . Not hard to do plain and simple read the instructions of the machine then do it. Try to keep up and make sure you have all the requirements before you box the materials

Pros

can listen to music while work

Cons

short break. Health risks
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Basic nine to five learned how to work well under pressure good management

A typical day at work being productive learning how to be a team player customer satisfaction of quality products and learning more positions to become a leader in a safe qork environment
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Suxks

Nevee should of started workin tgere their racists and hzve no respect for others nd only pay yu 8 dollars and your on your feet 8 hours constantly moving
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miserable culture , your just a #

your treated like garbage if your not a woman . and god forbid you talk about problem and how to solve them. the only advancement and raises are based on how much you kiss the supervisors butts . i can't find one good thing about this company except for the employees that work are good people. management just treats everyone on favoritism .
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They paid good workers was nice

I just go to work do what I have to do and go home the only part that was hard was the beginning, I learned that any job you get wether you like it or not it's a paying job
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Port Erie Plastics

Port Erie Plastics is a very dirty place to work. The workers are nice but management is so disorganized I don't know how they stay open. Plastek is a much nicer place.
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A Pretty good place to work at

Overall a pretty good place to work at. Just run a machine all day. Nothing too hard and there’s nothing terribly fast in my opinion. Occasionally you’ll get a bad partner to work with but that wouldn’t really be the companies fault. Here you Pretty much get 40 hours a week.
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Not a great place to work

Some of the supervisors were scandalous. Management are pricks and think they can do what they want to whoever they want. They don't care about employees.

Pros

It's a job

Cons

They don't care about employees, Low ball ya unless they like you.
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A decent little shop

the jobs are not very demanding, but you must be able to keep up with the machines and the demand of the company. It can be very stressful on the feet and back.

Pros

Decent Pay, Full time

Cons

The hours take your whole day
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Overall, a good place to work.

Port Erie plastics will provide you a good work experience, with minimal room to advance. Depending on job, the wages are competitive. For the most part, it is not a very stressful place to work.

Pros

Punch in for only 8 hours, 3 breaks included, 10, 20, 10

Cons

Not great wages, little advancement opportunities, high health insurance
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Great

Everybody there is friendly nice people to work with, kept you busy, it a really good place to work there, it a clean place, it was a temporary job but wa6 better than my old job
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Hard, long Labor

The days at Port Erie are long, and you are expected to complete your assigned task quickly and efficiently. Each of the machine operator positions requires repeating the same small task for eight hours, with two short breaks for 10 minutes, and lunch for 20 minutes. The job is easy to learn, requiring almost zero qualifications for most positions, but you will be working very hard in those positions. However, The pay is fair because of the nature of each of the positions is so simple.

Pros

Extremely stable hours, there is always work to be done.

Cons

Extremely physically taxing, with little pause for breaks.
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Loved working there

Loved it there it is a great place to working wish I never left but I would tell anyone that waslooking foe a job in that lone of work and in that area of the state Pennsylvania to go to Port Erie Plastics and fill out an application it could change your life
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Good people able to move up

Not a bad place to work if I didn't have to move I would of stayed they go through a lot of employees but overall! Pay was fair hours were good no weekends
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Based on 44 reviews

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3.3 out of 5 stars for Work/Life Balance
2.9 out of 5 stars for Compensation/Benefits
3.0 out of 5 stars for Job Security/Advancement
3.2 out of 5 stars for Management
3.1 out of 5 stars for Culture

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