FortisBC

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Good utility with a stable job

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Forecaster
Current Employee - Forecaster

I have been working at FortisBC

Pros

Quasi monopoly so the job is quite secured. The paycheck is quite on par with other utilities. Working hours are standard except during fiing seasons.

Cons

If you are looking for a leap in your career, it might not be the case as in other utilities. There are typical corporate bureaucracies.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More flexibility in working hours and more work/life balance are recommended. The management is good in general, although recent merging brought about some turbulence.

Recommends
No opinion of CEO

22 Other Employee Reviews for FortisBC (View Most Recent)

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    Old Boys club rules and management fears the union

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I have been working at FortisBC

    Pros

    Wages and benefits. The health benefit package will more than cover the medication you will eventually be on.

    Cons

    Mid level management is virtually useless and most of them are trying not to rock the boat on the short sailing to retirement.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    You have allowed levels of bureaucracy to establish a footing that isn't even seen in government. Eventually the BCUC will get wind of this gig and pop the bubble.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Started off great but recently has started to go down hill

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at FortisBC

    Pros

    Decent benefits, competitive salary, location

    Cons

    Promotions within can be unfair at times, hard to get the recognition one deserves.

    No opinion of CEO
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