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Fonterra Employee Review

Great atmosphere to work in

5.0
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22 April 2013
I really enjoyed my time at Fonterra. I liked the structure they have in place to manage a large number of people and it works very well.
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5.0
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5.0
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3.0
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5.0
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4.0
Culture
Pros
working with people of all ages and cultures
Cons
on your feet for long hours
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Positive outcome
Pros
Weekends off
Cons
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