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SNC-Lavalin Senior Engineer Reviews

Updated May 30, 2019

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SNC-Lavalin CEO Neil Bruce
Neil Bruce
8 Ratings
  1. "A great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A lot of talented people working with, management is nice and has good vision. The structure of company is tight and easy for communication . The project team is quick to responding clients requests

    Cons

    Traffic is always a challenge for most of employees since is located in downtown. Parking is off of office building and need walk several minutes. Cafeteria is small on each of floors.

    Advice to Management

    Have more project fun time to strengthen bonding with clients and team members. Invest more on specs of each disciplines to save overall engineering time and cost

    SNC-Lavalin2018-07-13
  2. "good pay, easy to be layed off"

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    Current Employee - Senior Structural Engineer in Houston, TX

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

    Pros

    SNC Lavalin is a large firm but seems nimble enough to recognize changes in the marketplace and is not afraid to invest and capitalize on emerging opportunities. - I get to work on big, interesting projects, many times using cutting edge or emerging technologies. - Worldwide name recognition. - Many colleagues are leaders in their respective fields.

    Cons

    you finished the project in the morning, you are layed off in the afternoon.

    SNC-Lavalin2016-11-28
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Systems Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good Pay Nothing else, No IT anymore

    Cons

    No feature, Nothing, find a job

    SNC-Lavalin2016-11-15
  4. "Five year experience Electrical Engineering"

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    Former Employee - Senior Electrical Engineer in Canada, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    There are many different ways to pursue a job and career which will appeal to different people in different circumstances. There are possibilities for short term work, as well as more permanent positions with Best Salery.

    Cons

    Languages understanding with different peoples , positive Attitude and very challenging work with team work

    Advice to Management

    No any advice.

    SNC-Lavalin2016-09-22
  5. "Good company overall"

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    Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    good salaries, projects, nice people, free coffee

    Cons

    negative media reactions and reputation

    SNC-Lavalin2019-05-30
  6. "IT Lead / Programmer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Carrier growth. Ethics and Compliance Values.

    Cons

    Less compensation and benefits. No or less increment in salary

    SNC-Lavalin2019-05-08
  7. "Nice company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer 

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time

    Pros

    Work Culture is very good

    Cons

    Nationality based salary some times

    SNC-Lavalin2019-02-24
  8. "One of the best companies in Saudi Arabia"

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    Current Employee - Senior Planning Engineer in Khobar
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    You work with Professional team members most of the time

    Cons

    Very low chance of promotion

    SNC-Lavalin2019-02-11
  9. "Respectable company with average work environment and norms"

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    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Riyadh
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    multinational company with strong employee policy

    Cons

    Saudi Arabia Branch HR department is problematic

    Advice to Management

    Please maintain the company norms and standards

    SNC-Lavalin2018-11-26
  10. "Terrible company where people are kept under stress."

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    Current Employee - Senior Electrical Engineer in Dubai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SNC-Lavalin full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Salary is good and you can find nearby place to live.

    Cons

    No balance in work and personal life. Run by a specific race of people and others are kept under stress.

    Advice to Management

    Hiring and firing should be on merit.

    SNC-Lavalin2018-11-08
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