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www.aecl.ca
Chalk River, ON (Canada)
1001 to 5000 employees
Unknown
Government
Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
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Established in 1952, Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) split in 2011. Known for designing and developing the CANDU nuclear power reactor, the company designed and built nuclear reactors and provided services such as construction management, waste management ... Read more

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    I worked at Atomic Energy of Canada (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Management
    Wonderful and Helpful Staff
    Dedicated Team

    Cons

    Too much office politics and red tape

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Atomic Energy of Canada Interviews

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    Operations Specialist (New Trainee) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pembroke, ON (Canada)
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Atomic Energy of Canada (Pembroke, ON (Canada)) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Relatively long and detailed phone interview (about 45 minutes) with behavioural questions. Got invited for in-person interview. Interview was mostly technical, and went over your work background. I was selected to go on the tour the next day, however we then found out that there were three tours total, so about 60 people interviewing for 10 positions. The email was poorly worded, they said if you were successful in your interview, you would go on a site tour (so you've got the job is what was implied). This was frustrating as the correspondence was misleading and the tour was very interesting, so they get your hopes up for a long shot essentially.

    Interview Questions

    • Go through simple PFD, scenarios (closing valves, maintenance, etc.)   1 Answer
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