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- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I worked at Bombardier Aerospace full-time (More than 10 years)Doesn't RecommendNeutral OutlookDoesn't RecommendNeutral Outlook
The insurance, 401k, and other benefits are competitive. The people you'll work with are generally a good group of people and very knowledgeable. 12 hour shifts.
The management you'll work for can be difficult at times, very reactive not proactive, work loads can fluctuate so it's difficult on contractors. When you get there you'll need to hit the ground running. Slow people, prior government contractors, or new to aviation grads beware, if you don't find a fast paced rhythm and good mechanical aptitude quickly, you won't last long. 12 hour shifts.
Advice to Management
After seeing the tides of this business for so long, project the coming storm, especially for parts, tooling, and manpower.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Accepted OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage InterviewAccepted OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks – interviewed at Bombardier Aerospace.
Be prepared to wait and wait. Interview is the same questions that they have used for the past 15 years. If you are hiring on direct be prepared to negotiate. Typical phone with HR and then with the manager and then a round table with managers, HR rep and leads. Nothing changes in the questions.
- None, just know your stuff Answer Question
Easy when they hire you direct. Little to none if you start as a contractor.
Bombardier Aerospace is all business when it comes to its aircraft. The aerospace division of Bombardier makes business jets: small (Learjet), medium-large (Challenger), and super-large/long-range (Global). It manufactures other aircraft including CRJ regional jets, Q Series Turboprops, and amphibious aircraft. Its big jet CSeries commercial aircraft that will seat up to 149 people is in development. When not building aircraft, Bombardier Aerospace offers military aviation training; pilot and maintenance training; fractional jet ownership and charter services (Flexjet...