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Aecon Employee Reviews about "lots of opportunities"

Updated 10 Dec 2018

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  1. "Engineer"

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    Engineer in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Aecon for more than a year

    Pros

    Wonderfull team and compagny lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Long hour work long shift

    Aecon2018-12-10
  2. "Excellent People First Work Culture"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Aecon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Aecon is people first. They strive to make the work place better and really look out for their employees. Great coworkers and a good environment. Gave us lots of opportunity to grow and learn on the job.

    Cons

    Not consistent among divisions. Very isolated from other divisions.

    Aecon2018-10-10
  3. "Intern"

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    Current Intern - Anonymous Intern 

    I have been working at Aecon

    Pros

    - Good management style - Lots of opportunities

    Cons

    - Low/Uncompetitive wages for the industry

    Aecon2018-10-23
  4. "Maintenance planning coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Maintenance Planner in Fort McMurray, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Aecon full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good first mining experience Lots of opportunity to get involved in different fields (Planning, reliability and scheduling)

    Cons

    Lots of administrative duties Long hours

    Advice to Management

    Use employees full potential Compensation for good performance

    Aecon2018-07-31
  5. "Project coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Aecon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Big projects, very well-known company, lots of opportunities of work, good benefit package, including wellness and fitness activities. Offers to employees.

    Cons

    Salary, poor work environment, competitive. Management and HR needs to be more effective. Was sold recently to Chinese company. Management might change.

    Advice to Management

    Provide more recognition to their employees

    Aecon2018-04-12
  6. "Great"

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    Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Aecon for more than a year

    Pros

    Cool projects, lots of opportunities across Ontario ranging from MTO, P3, and Nuclear project. Great for coops and new graduates

    Cons

    Long hours, and very demanding. Lots of traveling and remote living. Great benefits and good compensation However not worth the work and headache

    Aecon2018-04-08
  7. "Project Coordinator"

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    Current Contractor - Project Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Aecon for more than a year

    Pros

    Excellent benefit package for contract workers. Great people, great work environment. Lots of opportunities to learn new skills.

    Cons

    Work days can be very long, for long periods of time.

    Advice to Management

    Don't be afraid to hold customers accountable

    Aecon2017-03-23
  8. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Aecon full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    it's a big company with lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Top management hires the most incompetent people for big projects

    Advice to Management

    Hire knowledgeable people

    Aecon2017-03-02
  9. "Good Experience"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Aecon

    Pros

    Multiple disciplines to learn from. Lots of opportunities.

    Cons

    Nature of the project industry

    Aecon2017-02-06
  10. "Educational"

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    I worked at Aecon

    Pros

    Large diverse company with lots of opportunity

    Cons

    I was employed on a contract

    Aecon2013-04-28
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