Westport Innovations - Unfair treatment, poor management | Glassdoor
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"Unfair treatment, poor management"

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  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Design Engineer in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Current Employee - Design Engineer in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
Doesn't Recommend
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

- you don't need to work
- in Vancouver
- President is good at marketing the company to the investors.

Cons

- very poor management, unfair treatment, favoritism
- inexperienced, young team
- no clear direction
- many other issues
- another tech bubble

Advice to Management

bring in experienced people and focus on development. Keep productive people in the company.
Increase the salaries by 30%. Do you know the cost of living in Vancouver?

Other Employee Reviews for Westport Innovations

  1. Helpful (5)

    "Poor management"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great location, interesting product to tell people about.

    Cons

    Confusing management, constantly changing organizational structure. Extremely management heavy inverted triangle structure. Lack of mentorship and training.


  2. "Deplete and discard"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, variety of projects, decent salary.

    Cons

    No support from management, unreasonable deadlines, mistake repetition, no recognition for stellar job performance.

    Advice to Management

    Recognize your employees value and honor it.

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