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  • "The benefits are good and it’s steady(in 174 reviews)
  • "Pay is good and stock plan is nice..(in 170 reviews)
  • "Good salary and IT challenges(in 62 reviews)
  • "Some good people working for the company and trying to make a difference.(in 57 reviews)

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Found 1,210 of over 1K reviews

Updated Sep 22, 2023

    1. 5.0
      Sep 2, 2023
      Operations Manager
      Former Employee, more than 3 years
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook


      Focused on taking care of customer and investors


      There are some political games that get played

      Thank you for your feedback and for your hard work. With a 24/7/365 operation CN could not function without its dedicated employees. We thank you for having helped move our business and the economy forward and hope you shared your thoughts during your exit interview.

      1. 3.0
        Sep 19, 2023
        Signal Maintainer
        Current Employee, more than 10 years
        Chicago, IL
        CEO Approval
        Business Outlook


        Unionized Work at own pace


        Understaffed Micro managed On call

        Thank you for your feedback and for your hard work. When we recruit talent to our teams we spend a lot of time going over the realities associated with the railroad operating 24/7/365 days a year, including how being on call can disrupt your family life and important events. We thank you for helping move our business and the economy forward. Please share your thoughts during our regular pulse surveys.

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      CN has an overall rating of 3.3 out of 5, based on over 1,414 reviews left anonymously by employees. 58% of employees would recommend working at CN to a friend and 58% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

      According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, CN employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at CN. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

      58% of CN employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated CN 2.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.8 for culture and values and 3.2 for career opportunities.

      According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at CN to be coworkers, career development, benefits and the cons to be workplace, culture, management.

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