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Toronto Pearson Reviews

Updated December 14, 2017
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  1. "Great culture, Supportive management, Highly recommended"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Great management team. Supportive of helping employees reach their professional goals.

    Cons

    Work/life balance wasn't great. Compensation is less than other financial institutions.

    Advice to Management

    n/a


  2. "Exciting Workplace"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    An ever changing with people that are accountable and passionate about aviation

    Cons

    Leadership stability on the executive team has fluctuated considerable in the past few years which has meant some considerable ambiguity.

  3. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Terminal Manager in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Terminal Manager in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Pearson full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The people are great and the culture is good they really focus on the individuals experience. They are customer focused on being the best.

    Cons

    None really to mention here except the exponential growth and the pace to which it is happening. A lot going on during transition to be being the best airport in the world.


  4. "On our way to be the best Airport in the World."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Pearson full-time

    Pros

    Huge growth and never-ending excitement

    Cons

    Massive pressure to deliver

    Advice to Management

    Employee wellness initiatives will be key to keeping top talent going forward.


  5. "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Toronto Pearson full-time

    Pros

    Passionate employees, Clear vision, Professional atmosphere

    Cons

    Teams split up between office and terminal
    Can be bureaucratic at times


  6. "The company's culture has changed a lot"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Pearson full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Relatively good balance for work and life

    Cons

    No career opportunity based on merit. You can see people play favorism everywhere.

    Advice to Management

    The company has a good strategy, and it needs true leaders to drive the teams to execute. There needs to have alignment from top to bottom. At present there are lots of talkers but not a lot of people walk the talk.


  7. "Pretty good place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Manager in Mississauga, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Pearson full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Dynamic environment
    Good compensation and benefits
    Matrix environment provides interaction with other departments
    Safety conscious
    Executive team is new and engaged

    Cons

    Slow to respond to changing environments
    Some departments have legacy issues
    Processes can be difficult to follow and understand
    Senior management, not executive, isn’t aligned with each other and can pull in different directions

    Advice to Management

    Speed up processes
    Align senior management

  8. "Current work environment,culture and scope of projects."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Pearson full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Opportunities to develop and take on new initiatives. Pearson is growing and being part of the growth is exciting and also challenging to personal growth.

    Cons

    Not enough urgency...increase level of responsibility. Inability to move tasks dowmstream to achieve deliverables

    Advice to Management

    Create a level of controlled urgency.


  9. "Toxic environment"

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

    I worked at Toronto Pearson full-time

    Pros

    None really . Just run my old boys club and their supporters

    Cons

    Just a bad place to work . CEO is a tyrant and only looks to get his bonus each year.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of all the uneducated people who are in high positions and protected.


  10. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Pearson full-time

    Pros

    Dynamic work environment. Growth and opportunities are abundant. Major plans for airport facilities in upcoming years - very exciting and challenging.

    Cons

    Slow to change due to "the way it has always been" mentality. Management is trying to keep up with current technology for operations but slow to adapt.


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