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Boral Reviews

Updated 21 Aug 2019

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Found 65 reviews

2.7
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48%
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61%
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Boral CEO Mike Kane
Mike Kane
20 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Not enough staff to do the work, long hours on a base salary(in 5 reviews)

  • "Boys club attitude - limited career advancement(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Supportive company"

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    Former Employee - Plant Operator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boral full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great team environment and pay

    Cons

    Hours too long in a day

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    Boral2019-08-22
  2. "Good but not great employer"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boral full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work load is stable and less pressure Performance review is lax due to lack of clear KPIs

    Cons

    Company structure is overly complicated. No KPIs results in everyone get same salary increase regardless of performance level.

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    Boral2019-06-18
  3. "Mixed Review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Boral part-time

    Pros

    - If you are in BDS or in a team guiding Change, work life can be exciting and fun

    Cons

    - Absolutely no incentive program for employees - Change & Culture in Upper Management are questionable

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    Boral2019-05-08
  4. "tanker driver"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boral full-time

    Pros

    pay if you have OT, easy work

    Cons

    if no OT very average pay

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    Boral2019-04-16
  5. "Boral"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Boral full-time

    Pros

    Great opportunities, Safety Culture, Good people

    Cons

    Management Heavy, Work culture, Constant Change

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    Boral2019-02-10
  6. "Working for boral"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Nowra
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Boral full-time

    Pros

    Great team, great general wardens in both mills, opportunity to learn operation of saws docking system not just stacking timber

    Cons

    Manager plays head games and threatens your job security puts you down and always makes you feel you've done wrong whether it was wearing a different high vis shirt or being actually sick with medical certificate

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    Boral2019-01-23
  7. "Pathetic"

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    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Boral full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    working out doors,BBQ,s, sickies,RDO's,Bonuses,New Trucks,

    Cons

    Bad Management ,Shocking operations Management ,Look into that is the best they offer ,Sneaky ,B.O.R.A.L. ,? built on rumors and lies, and lots more.

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    Boral2019-02-04
  8. "Agi Driver Port Macquarie NSW"

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    Former Employee - Agi Driver in Port Macquarie
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Boral full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    None, paid weekly and on time

    Cons

    Unless you’re family at the Port Macquarie plant or close friend or keep your mouth shut you’re put in Coventry, harassed and treated like crap. I’ve worked for Boral for 20+ years from Canberra and up the coast to Port and under this management I was harassed for speaking out on safety, Boral own policies, and finally when they were scaling down the work here and moving north to Coffs they set me up under the safety act where they can sack you without your entitlements or benefits such as long service.

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    Boral2018-10-30
  9. "Quarry Operator"

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    Former Employee - Quarry Operator in Brisbane
    Recommends

    I worked at Boral full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good remuneration, great team, good comnunication

    Cons

    Long hours, listen to the workers

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    Boral2018-07-15
  10. "Process Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boral part-time

    Pros

    Wonderful environment and good employee culture.

    Cons

    Lack of teaching to operators

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    Boral2018-05-03
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