Compare Stantec vs Downer BETA

See how working at Stantec vs. Downer compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Stantec vs. Downer. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Stantec

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Downer

Employee Ratings

  • Stantec scored higher in 7 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Downer scored higher in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1274 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 266 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Stantec employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Stantec employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Stantec employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Stantec employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Stantec Ceo Gord Johnston
78%
78%Gord Johnston
Stantec employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Downer Ceo Grant Fenn
75%
75%Grant Fenn
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Downer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Stantec employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Stantec employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

Downer has 455 more total submitted salaries than Stantec.
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What Employees Say

  • Stantec had 57 more reviews than Downer that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Stantec.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Downer.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 82 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 73 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 16 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 36 reviews)
"Large company"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"Intern"17 Dec 2020

Former Intern - Intern

I worked at Stantec for less than a year

Pros

Good access to Senior Management

Cons

Staff weren't fully on board with takeover of W&G

"Good company"5 Jan 2021

Current Employee - Electrical Engineer

I have been working at Downer full-time

Pros

Very good life to work balance

Cons

None for now. All good

Job Postings

Stantec has 1,065 more recently posted open jobs than Downer.