SNC-Lavalin Reviews

Updated Jun 14, 2020

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3.4
61%
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SNC-Lavalin President and CEO Ian L. Edwards
Ian L. Edwards
19 Ratings
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  • "Upper management would take all credit for work done by underlings(in 23 reviews)

  • "Senior management doesn't like change, they hate creative thinking(in 19 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Currently open for any opportunity"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Designer II in Sealy, TX

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good company and people to work with

    Cons

    closing business of midstream shutting the doors

  2. "3D Autocad Mechanical/Piping Designer"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Mechanical Designer in Baytown, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The location in Baytown at ExxonMobil Refinery.

    Cons

    Outsourcing of Work to Mumbai, India

  3. "Good Place To Work"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - FITTER/WELDER in Sealy, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Safety Oriented,Very Clean Place To Work

    Cons

    They Needed Newer Management Strategies

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  4. "Canada's Largest Engineering Company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Principal Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Collaborative culture Open sharing of information

    Cons

    variable workload and lets people off

  5. "UGH"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Construction Superintendent in Exton, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time

    Pros

    SNC Lavalin is an excellent company to work for

    Cons

    The SNC Lavalin Exton, PA office is not

  6. "OUTSOURCE ALL JOBS TO INDIA"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Mechanical Designer in Baytown, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Outsourcing all our work to india

    Cons

    Outsourcing jobs to india to lay people off in the USA

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  7. "Excellent Global Opportunities for HSSE Professionals"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Hsse Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Interesting and dynamic working environments. relationships with my fellow professionals, making a direct impact on safety every day.

    Cons

    I have no specific cons at this time

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  8. "poor"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Sales and Marketing in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    the people were really great

    Cons

    the company couldn't seem to help hurting itself at every turn

  9. "Review"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Project Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits. If you want to travel opportunities available around the world

    Cons

    Does not use the latest technology for software and hardware. Tools are outdated and not used very well. Not a very efficient company.

  10. "Disruption runs Rampant"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Project Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Large company, fair pay and benefits

    Cons

    Overworked, under appreciated, turmoil, restructuring, confusion

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