Bombardier Aerospace

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Bombardier Aerospace Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.3 124 reviews

75% Approve of the CEO

Bombardier Aerospace President & CEO Pierre Beaudoin

Pierre Beaudoin

(65 ratings)

65% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • The company pushes the envelope on work life balance and they work with employees with Flexible schedules(in 16 reviews)

  • Good benefits, very polite environment, proud to be Canadian(in 5 reviews)


Cons
  • lack of technical methodologies and basic resources for doing decent engineering work(in 3 reviews)

  • Middle management was lying to make a story to cover their mistake(in 4 reviews)

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    Bombardier Aerospace has a lot to offer in terms of advancement and relocation.

    Engineer (Current Employee) Tucson, AZ (US)

    ProsThe company makes great products and relocating to different states or countries is definitely an option after the first year.

    ConsHuman resources department seems to be getting more and more corrupt throughout the company.

    Advice to Senior ManagementStart hiring people based on ability not based on them being your friend or not.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Good place to work for for many years.

    Senior Buyer (Current Employee) Montreal, QC (Canada)

    ProsFringe benefits are excellent compared to other companies

    ConsNot enough empathy and motivation

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great place for new Graduates

    Project Manager (Current Employee) Montreal, QC (Canada)

    ProsGood place for new graduates to get learning experience
    Tremendous number of opportunities
    Work Life balance is achievable

    ConsSalary may not be very competitive

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good employer. Many efforts to improve Employee Engagement and Enablement

    Manager (Current Employee) Montreal, QC (Canada)

    ProsChallenging project and initiatives
    Many opportunities
    International presence (and opennings)

    ConsLow profitability (stock is under pressure in a continious basis)
    Compagny is under what seems to be permanent Cash Containment measures

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Good company to work for but not very stable job.

    Method Agent (Former Employee) Mirabel, QC (Canada)

    ProsInteresting experience, I've learned a lot during my job. Good salary, great benefits. Vacation time and sick time are to be appreciated.

    ConsOvertime not allowed anymore, not always a stable job, your are not allowed to say what you think in too many occasions.

    Advice to Senior ManagementListening to the employees more often and try to follow their ideas from time to time. Communication and transparency should be improved.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

     

    Challenging, long hours, poorly managed

    Methods Engineer (Current Employee) Wichita, KS (US)

    ProsGreat cafe, cool people, private air shuttle to and from international locations

    ConsPoor management, no training, long walk from parking

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    challenging work environment with opportunities to learn and broaden experience

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosglobal company with opportunities for those that are mobile, good organizational effort to create a cohesive culture across all the different locations and business units

    Conslack of leadership skills in all levels of management, global expansion is poorly supported by administration and HR, fire fighting mode is standard procedure

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    A comedy of errors.

    Technical Integrator (Former Employee) Wichita, KS (US)

    ProsLoved the people who work here. Developed many lasting professional relationships as well as friendships. Compensation was competitive.

    ConsMany developmental errors in the program that cascaded down in the later stages of product development. A very difficult and stressful environment to work in. Due to the continual major design changes in the program, your best effort often felt squandered.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Company was in an interesting period, working for the new CSeries, it was intellectually challenging.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    Prosgood helth benefits and people are frendly to work with.

    Conslack of talent within Leadership and outsourcing was out of control

    Advice to Senior Managementleadership needs to learn how to motivate and encourage technical people

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    A great place to work if you like roller coaster rides.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Wichita, KS (US)

    ProsProvides a fair benefit package. Decent income replacement programs. Accrued Vacation

    ConsDeteriorating pay & growth opportunities. Layoffs. Good workers are overburdened & stressed. Company doesn't value loyalty & good work ethics.

    Advice to Senior ManagementStop waste. Be clear what you want. Share profits.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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