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Westport Innovations Overview

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Vancouver, BC (Canada)
1001 to 5000 employees
1995
Company - Public (WPRT)
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$50 to $100 million (USD) per year
Cardone Industries, Jasper Engines & Transmissions, New Flyer
Westport engineers the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles. More than that, we are fundamentally changing the way the world travels the roads, rails and seas. We work with original equipment manufacturers worldwide from design through to ... Read more

Westport Innovations Reviews

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    Former Employee - Field Service Technician in El Centro, CA
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    I worked at Westport Innovations full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Friendly, helpful, caring, not high stress. If help is needed just ask and you will get it. HR is great. All atound great company

    Cons

    A bit disorganized at times, some things are more important than others one day and the next they are forgotten about

    Advice to Management

    Be open with employees

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Westport Innovations Interviews

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    Mechanical Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Westport Innovations (Vancouver, BC (Canada)) in August 2011.

    Interview

    HR interview with the recruiter
    team members - 3 engineers and 2 technicians
    interview with the manager and team lead talking about experience, skills, technical questions
    HR - manager for salary negotiation and position

    Interview Questions

    • describe a working day at the previous job   1 Answer
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