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  • www.cpr.ca
  • Calgary, Canada
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1881
  • Company - Public (CP)
  • Rail
  • $5 to $10 billion (USD)

CompetitorsUnion Pacific, CN
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With operations stretching from Vancouver to New York, Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) hauls freight over about a 15,000-mile network in Canada and the US. Its system includes about 10,700 miles of company-owned track and another 4,100 miles of track that is jointly owned, leased, ...
Mission: At CP, we're all railroaders and our culture is one of hard work, accountability and doing what we say we'll do. Why? Because we want to see our customers' businesses grow. When you join CP, you'll be part of a company older than 130 years known for building businesses and ...

Canadian Pacific Railway Reviews

2.9
37%
Recommend to a Friend
53%
Approve of CEO
Keith Creel
Keith Creel
138 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 1 year

"Railroad machinist"

Jul 8, 2020 - Machinist in Saint Paul, MN
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great money, great insurance. Worked with a fantastic crew on third shift. Worked on every part of locomotive except electrical systems.

Cons

Third shift, weird weekends, worked holidays.

Advice to Management

Bosses seem to have a pulse of the guys working there, I've got no complaints.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Canadian Pacific Railway

3.0
(75 Reviews)

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Canadian Pacific Railway Interviews

Experience
Positive53%
Negative22%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online80%
Recruiter8%
Employee Referral5%
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  1. Project Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Canada
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    Neutral Experience
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Canadian Pacific Railway (Canada)

    Interview

    Pre-recorded video questions with a small amount of time to prepare before giving an answer, then 2 in person interviews. They took a long time to tell me whether I got the job or not.
    Interview

    Behavioral questions on past experience

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What is paid time off like at Canadian Pacific Railway?

...No time off unless they assess discipline...

April 27, 2021

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