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SNC-Lavalin Reviews

Updated 14 Nov 2019

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3.4
58%
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SNC-Lavalin CEO Ian L. Edwards
Ian L. Edwards
2 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. "SNC Lavalin"

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

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Very reliable employer and good to pay

    Cons

    Lots of change and restructuring happening

    SNC-Lavalin2019-09-23
  2. "Poor"

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    Current Employee - Consultant in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexibility to take. Variety of roles within the company

    Cons

    Poor management team and internal processes

    SNC-Lavalin2019-10-02
  3. Helpful (2)

    "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
  4. "Research Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Research Scientist in Munich, Bavaria
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    nice working environment. work-life is well balanced

    Cons

    I didn't find any negative vibes during my tenure of working

    Advice to Management

    it's going perfectly fine. lovely people around you

    SNC-Lavalin2019-11-13
  5. "Excellent Global Opportunities for HSSE Professionals"

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    Former Employee - Hsse Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Interesting and dynamic working environments. relationships with my fellow professionals, making a direct impact on safety every day.

    Cons

    I have no specific cons at this time

    Advice to Management

    Please be more aggressive at winning larger projects

    SNC-Lavalin2019-11-10
  6. "Good engineering company"

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    Former Employee - Senior Geotechnical Engineer in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best engineering projects to work and get experience in design and construction

    Cons

    Can quickly downsize if no projects

    SNC-Lavalin2019-11-06
  7. "Looking forward to join them again"

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    Former Employee - SeniorDCS/Field Operator in Tārūt, Northern Border Region
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Everything about them is good

    Cons

    The usual delays on the salary

    Advice to Management

    It will be a pleasure to join them once more,,,

    SNC-Lavalin2019-10-31
  8. "Terrible Place"

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    Former Employee - Director 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time

    Pros

    Large company, international work exposure.

    Cons

    Hapless, poorly managed, constant churn and change, no stability.

    SNC-Lavalin2019-11-14
  9. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager 

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time

    Pros

    Lots of work with new bridge

    Cons

    Work is often delayed, not much else.

    SNC-Lavalin2019-10-30
  10. "Good working conditions"

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    Current Employee - Structural Drafter in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team managers and good working atmospher

    Cons

    Driving from the south shore.

    SNC-Lavalin2019-10-29
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