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SNC-Lavalin Reviews

Updated 24 de Aug 2019

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3.5
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SNC-Lavalin CEO Neil Bruce
Neil Bruce
185 Ratings
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  • "Upper Management focuses more on financials than quality or having enough people to do the work(in 22 reviews)

  • "Senior management doesn't like change, they hate creative thinking(in 19 reviews)

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  1. "DAD Operator"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin

    Pros

    Excellent and supportive work environment

    Cons

    I never had a negative experience while I was there.

    Advice to Management

    Nothing

    SNC-Lavalin2018-09-05
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    "Finance"

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

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Mid senior level only great people to work with. Good work / life balance.

    Cons

    Management all over the place. No transparency/ honesty provided.

    Advice to Management

    Change the management structure.

    SNC-Lavalin2019-02-24
  3. "One of Canada's top engineering firms"

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    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    One of the few global-orientated companies based in Canada that are interested in creating jobs for engineers and scientists.

    Cons

    Canadian government is shooting their own private sector companies in the foot unfortunately

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-23
  4. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The mining and metallurgy division along with the industrial division were among the best jobs I ever had. Large company, room for growth,

    Cons

    Consulting firm Billable hours You’re a small fish in a big pond

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-17
  5. "in charge of rotating equipment department"

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    Former Employee - Mehanical Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Salary , organization, oversea opportunity

    Cons

    company so well structure therefore less opportunity to grow

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-13
  6. "Great people, flexible schedule"

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    Current Employee - Administrator in Halifax, NS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people, great benefits, above average pay for the industry, and flexible schedule.

    Cons

    Not a lot of room for growth in some divisions, would be better to promote from within than hire externally.

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-24
  7. "Mechanical ENigneer"

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    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great comany to work for

    Cons

    very contro versial due to news stuff

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-07
  8. "good work envirement"

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    Former Employee - IT Analyst in Bucharest
    Recommends
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    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good work environement , good management

    Cons

    not bonus for extra work time

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-03
  9. "Senior TPS"

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    Former Employee - Senior Traction Power Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Matured company, reputable company, when having a project you will be there

    Cons

    Not equal opportunity, everything depends to your manager attitude

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-17
  10. "Okay"

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    Current Employee - Trader in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Not bad place to start

    Cons

    So sad that company down because of Trudeau

    SNC-Lavalin2019-08-17
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