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Bombardier Aerospace Reviews

Updated April 26, 2017
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Pros
  • Respectful work environmnent: Great work life balance (in 49 reviews)

  • Get to learn a lot from colleagues who have been here for a while (in 13 reviews)

Cons
  • Lack of carrier plans and poor management team (in 20 reviews)

  • life is not considered important in work/life balance discussions (in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Engineering Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Bombardier Aerospace full-time

    Pros

    It is a good place if you are passionate about airplane.

    Cons

    It is a big organization and is slow due to bureaucratic.


  2. "Great learning experience"

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    Current Employee - Materials and Process Engineer (Level II) in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Materials and Process Engineer (Level II) in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Bombardier Aerospace full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Competitive salary
    3 weeks vacation (starting )
    Flexible hours
    Great knowledgeable collleagues
    Yearly performance reviews

    Cons

    Forced vacations
    Little training provided

    Advice to Management

    Provide more training and allow employed to work from home


  3. "Bombardier"

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    Current Employee - Engineer Specialist in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Engineer Specialist in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good company with good people. Lots of experience and knowledge in staff

    Cons

    Not compensating expertise and labor sufficiently. Too top heavy (too many managers, high inertia for decision making)


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  5. "Good Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Bombardier Aerospace full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good environment and good employees

    Cons

    Long Hours, lack of support, could be much better


  6. "Good place to work."

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    Current Employee - Engineering Professional in Downsview, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Engineering Professional in Downsview, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bombardier Aerospace (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Lots of learning and great experience.

    Cons

    Cost issues in the company.

    Advice to Management

    Keep on working hard to turn this company around.


  7. "Retiree"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bombardier Aerospace full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great company to work for. Outstanding products (Plane & Train)

    Cons

    The business environment is challenging


  8. "Great company, somewhat slow"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bombardier Aerospace as an intern

    Pros

    Big player and big name. Good work-life balance

    Cons

    Sometimes slow and too bureaucratic

    Advice to Management

    Get fresh hires to do new work


  9. "Good pay, very corporate drone-type rhythm"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay, flexible hours, many opportunities to grow

    Cons

    Far away from everything, low quality cafeteria food, everything is focused on cutting costs (down to buying elastics or clear plastic sleeves for the office)


  10. "Sales rep"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bombardier Aerospace full-time

    Pros

    Meeting and interact with customers

    Cons

    To many old worker that need to retire.


  11. "Admin support team"

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    Current Freelancer - Administrative Support in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Current Freelancer - Administrative Support in Montreal, QC (Canada)

    I have been working at Bombardier Aerospace (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Had a great manager, intelligent, professional, team leader, caring, the department unit was a pleasure to work

    Cons

    Very structural organization but this is expected as it is in the aerospace industry.

    Advice to Management

    na


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