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EllisDon Employee Reviews about "great people"

Updated 8 Nov 2019

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3.6
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EllisDon CEO Geoff Smith (no image)
Geoff Smith
101 Ratings
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  • "No flex time you work long hours, leadership promotes who the like not based on core competencies(in 17 reviews)

  • "Overworked can happen making it hard for work life balance(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

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    Current Employee - VDC Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at EllisDon full-time

    Pros

    Great work environment. Great people. Great vision.

    Cons

    Wish I got hired sooner.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up what you're doing VDC team.

    EllisDon2019-11-08
  2. "Great team!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    Sometimes too much work. Overworked can happen making it hard for work life balance.

    Advice to Management

    Offer more flexibility to work from home to help people blance their lives.

    EllisDon2019-10-28
  3. "Not bad but not great"

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    Current Employee - Regional Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EllisDon full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    no direction very low pay

    EllisDon2019-11-01
  4. "Great company, Great People"

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    Current Employee - Cost Accountant 

    I have been working at EllisDon full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Not too many job for heavy civil

    EllisDon2019-10-08
  5. "Great place to work"

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    Current Intern - Student in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EllisDon for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing company to work for. Great people

    Cons

    None at all. Great place to learn and grow

    EllisDon2019-06-06
  6. "Superintendent"

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    Former Contractor - Superintendent in Ottawa, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EllisDon for more than a year

    Pros

    Exciting Projects, great people to work with.

    Cons

    No intention to continue employment.

    Advice to Management

    Be honest with your staff.

    EllisDon2019-03-30
  7. "Carpenter"

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    Current Employee - Lead Carpenter in Winnipeg, MB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people, very helpful and team oriented.

    Cons

    Need more contracts and that’s about it

    Advice to Management

    Get out there and hit it

    EllisDon2019-02-11
  8. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
     

    I have been working at EllisDon

    Pros

    Great people, culture and benefits

    Cons

    Requires a lot of hours to keep up hard to find work/life balance

    Advice to Management

    Possibly compensate for high hours or more time off.

    EllisDon2018-05-21
  9. "EDFS - run away"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EllisDon full-time

    Pros

    Great friendly culture Great people There are good leaders in other parts of the organization

    Cons

    Each department is like a silo EDFS Senior Management are terrible managers, and they certainly aren't leaders.

    Advice to Management

    You need to provide leadership training to the Senior Management in Facilities.

    EllisDon2017-07-31
  10. "Co-Op student"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at EllisDon

    Pros

    Great people to work with that are driven to succeed in the project. very good culture and connectivity among all employees, even corporate employees. Very good mentors that are willing to teach.

    Cons

    getting paid less than full time project coordinators who perform equivalent work and have the same responsibilities.

    EllisDon2017-06-14
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