Westport Innovations

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Unfair treatment, poor management

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

I have been working at Westport Innovations

Pros

- you don't need to work
- in Vancouver
- President is good at marketing the company to the investors.

Cons

- very poor management, unfair treatment, favoritism
- inexperienced, young team
- no clear direction
- many other issues
- another tech bubble

Advice to ManagementAdvice

bring in experienced people and focus on development. Keep productive people in the company.
Increase the salaries by 30%. Do you know the cost of living in Vancouver?

Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

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  1. 3 people found this helpful  

    Poor management

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I have been working at Westport Innovations

    Pros

    Great location, interesting product to tell people about.

    Cons

    Confusing management, constantly changing organizational structure. Extremely management heavy inverted triangle structure. Lack of mentorship and training.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
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    Engineer

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Westport Innovations

    Pros

    Great technolgy, smart engineers, salary is OK, Good benefits, great location

    Cons

    Company has one of the worst managers. Not receptive to new ideas, Very unstable.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have a training program for new hires, and assign them mentors. Listen to your employees and consult them before making decisions.

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