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"Great place to work if you are okay with taking orders"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Engineer in Calgary, AB (Canada)
Current Employee - Engineer in Calgary, AB (Canada)
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at TransCanada full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

Benefits and pay are great especially for the calgary market

Cons

People, especially the more senior staff and management - tends to be filled with 'yes' people

Other Employee Reviews for TransCanada

  1. "Work Environment"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Manager in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TransCanada full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good people
    Strong, Canadian-owned company
    Good variety of work
    Diverse business lines
    Great health benefits
    Good opportunities for annual bonuses/retention bonuses/stock plans

    Cons

    Conservative with money for training, travel, and operating
    Decisions become easily bogged down in beaurocracy
    Overwork and frantic environment is chronic

    Advice to Management

    Spend some money and hire enough people to maintain the work-life balance


  2. "Not what you know, It's who you know!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits and good people
    Good location
    Good projects to work on

    Cons

    Extreme amount of favoritism
    Poor communication on management to the point of hiding
    Poor distribution of workload

    Advice to Management

    Seriously look at the managers and directors you put in positions they are not qualified to handle

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