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MCW Group Reviews

Updated 18 Jun 2019

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MCW Group CEO Marianne Caponnetto
Marianne Caponnetto
7 Ratings
  1. "Good starting job"

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    Current Employee - Engineering Intern in Moncton, NB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MCW Group for less than a year

    Pros

    Good people, closely knit group

    Cons

    Pay, lack of growth opertunity

    MCW Group2019-06-18
  2. "Nice place to work"

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    Current Employee - EIT 

    I have been working at MCW Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great location near the water.

    Cons

    Sometimes the project locations aren't in ideal places

    MCW Group2019-05-30
  3. "Senior Mechanical"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MCW Group full-time

    Pros

    Good armosphere at the beginning

    Cons

    After a couple of years you can see what i really going on.

    MCW Group2019-05-05
  4. Helpful (1)

    "Lower pay but good culture"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at MCW Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Positive and friendly culture to work in. I can't speak for other groups but our group has a really good leader who is big on team building and collaboration.

    Cons

    The pay is definitely on the lower end of the spectrum and there is NO paid sick day which I find unreasonable.

    Advice to Management

    Have a least a couple paid sick days as we are human and we get sick .

    MCW Group2019-03-26
  5. Helpful (4)

    "Terrible place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MCW Group full-time

    Pros

    They have tons of money so they can put on a really good staff party.

    Cons

    This is the kind of place where a manager will give you a stern talking-to if you are even one minute late from your lunch break. They are penny-pinching and don't care at all about work-life balance. Many of their staff treat other employees extremely rudely and they are not helpful if you try going to HR with your problems. Some of the people here have no talent or ambition, they're just related to the partners and...

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    MCW Group2019-02-07
  6. "Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at MCW Group

    Pros

    Supportive, friendly, good place to work at

    Cons

    Better pay, vacation, can't think of anything else

    MCW Group2018-12-17
  7. "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at MCW Group

    Pros

    You work with good people

    Cons

    The salary is mediocre at best

    MCW Group2018-12-17
  8. "Intermediate Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at MCW Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great Place to work with an unbelievable atmosphere

    Cons

    Need more on line training materials

    Advice to Management

    Full tine training function

    MCW Group2018-11-28
  9. "Great company culture. Work smart and hard, get recognized and compensated."

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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at MCW Group full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Work smart and hard, get recognized and compensated.

    Cons

    Project based means tight deadlines.

    MCW Group2018-10-12
  10. "Friendly Workplace for Consulting Engineers in Vancouver"

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

    I worked at MCW Group

    Pros

    Positive and friendly work environment, clear management and transparent promotion structure

    Cons

    Deadline season can be stressful, make sure you're able to manage time and projects efficiently. Be open to receiving feedback from management

    MCW Group2018-08-15
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