Stantec Reviews

Updated 1 Jun 2020

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3.6
70%
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79%
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Stantec President and CEO Gord Johnston
Gord Johnston
171 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work environment and benefits(in 73 reviews)

  • "Great people, casual place to work knowing the business of consulting which comes with pressure(in 63 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Good people and good enviroment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Perth, Western Australia
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    I like work here. People is nice.

    Cons

    It is not very busy

    Stantec2017-05-16
  2. "Good"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Stantec full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Culture, community, commitment, accessiblity, knowledge and experience

    Cons

    Publicly traded, difficult to understand make up of organisation

    Stantec2020-05-25
  3. "Fun culture, sweatshop culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineer in Brisbane
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Stantec full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun culture, Friday drinks, Community volunteering opportunities

    Cons

    Some disciplines are overworked/overtime

    Stantec2019-10-31
  4. "Okay company, bad position, good people"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Stantec full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    -People were nice -Good culture and people that care -There was potential promise if in a different position within the company

    Cons

    -Lack of Professional Development -Lack of opportunity -Lack of management care -Focus on return instead of value

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    Stantec2019-07-04
  5. "Large global company with haphazard approach to management"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Mine Closure Scientist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    A wealth of expertise locally and globally

    Cons

    Sometimes it is hard to know how to share knowledge and collaborate and who to go to

    Stantec2019-06-27
  6. "Stayed too long"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Stantec full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours, plenty of good people

    Cons

    Politics, pigeon holing, depends whom you report to. Management issues.

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    Stantec2019-03-27
  7. Helpful (1)

    "A nice place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Stantec full-time

    Pros

    Strong office culture, friendly and fun

    Cons

    Middle management was distracted and distant

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    Stantec2017-12-12
  8. "project controller"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Stantec full-time

    Pros

    Good team and work culture

    Cons

    Stagnant growth and repetitive work

    Stantec2017-08-05
  9. "Good place to identify passion in different fields"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analytics Consultant in Fredericton, NB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Stantec full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Lots of opportunities in different sectors Room for growth Benefits

    Cons

    Can take a while to get things done due to large workforce

    Stantec2020-06-01
  10. "Stantec"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Structural Engineer in Reading, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Stantec full-time

    Pros

    Caring management for a large company

    Cons

    Long hours, goes with the industry

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    Stantec2020-05-29
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