ArcelorMittal Dofasco Reviews

Updated 13 Jun 2020

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3.3
69%
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ArcelorMittal Dofasco President and CEO Sean Donnelly
Sean Donnelly
36 Ratings
Pros
  • "Pay is competitive but variable compensation and profit sharing make up(in 15 reviews)

  • "Good pay, Okay benefits, GREAT profit sharing(in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • "It's very tough on the body clock and work/life balance(in 4 reviews)

  • "It is a working steel mill, so you will have dust, dirt, shiftwork, noise and smells(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Industrial workplace"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Representative in Hamilton, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good people culture, management is polite

    Cons

    Not very good place to go to work every day. Very dirty and industrial, no creativity in indoor space. No possibility for remote work Not a lot room to progress Not good systems to work with, very manual work

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  2. "Fantastic!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Best team Culture is good Bosses are cooperative

    Cons

    They hire contract staff and hardly hire permanent staff

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  3. "Decent compensation"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technologist in Hamilton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good profit sharing Relatively stable Decent benefits and retirement contributions

    Cons

    Micromanaging Not competitive wages compared to other places

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  4. COVID-19

    "Our Strength is People - Baloney"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Distribution in Hamilton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Decent pay. And this is for the five word minimum.

    Cons

    Lack of proper management, esp at lower and middle ends, resulting in poor morale for the daily grunts like us. Third party contract staff get treated better than their own permanent full time members. The continental shifts are brutal, too.

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  5. "Retired and looking for new challenges."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technical Sales Manager in Stoney Creek, ON
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time

    Pros

    Large, Modern, Integrated Steel Manufacturer.

    Cons

    Need to continually upgrade the plant.

  6. Helpful (2)

    "Poinsoned work environment"

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manufacturing in Hamilton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The severance package I received

    Cons

    I stayed for 22 years

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Dirty work, clean money"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Millwright in Hamilton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Profit sharing and double time pay

    Cons

    Greasy greasy greasy greasy greasy

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  8. "Reliability Engineer"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hamilton, ON

    I worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Laid back work environment, you really don't have to do anything

    Cons

    Very bureaucratic, hard to get things done

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Salary"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hamilton, ON

    I have been working at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Learning experience, Working with cutting edge technology etc

    Cons

    Below average salary, Dirty environment

  10. "Excellent work Culture"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electrician in Hamilton, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Training, work culture, opportunities for advancement, good benefits.

    Cons

    Hierarchy system could pigeon hole your personal advancements.

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