Canadian Solar Reviews

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Canadian Solar Chairman, President, and CEO Shawn X. Qu
Shawn X. Qu
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  • Decent place to work, but with an uncertain future.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Guelph, ON
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Guelph, ON

    I worked at Canadian Solar (less than a year)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    Reasonable pay, opportunities for growth/promotion, coffee provided to employees.

    Cons

    Uncertain future in Canada, fairly disorganized as a company, very top heavy.

Canadian Solar Interviews

Updated 3 Apr, 2015

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    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at Canadian Solar (Guelph, ON) in November 2014.

    Interview

    Job fair interview. Toured plant great people. Then they discussed wage it it was to low and no way of advancing to get better pay. Looked like a nice place to work. But pay was too low

    Interview Questions

    • Was asked how many previous jobs I had. If I was experienced in 5S work area standard.   Answer Question

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Additional Info

Website www.canadiansolar.com
Headquarters Guelph, Canada
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2001
Type Company - Public (CSIQ)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (CAD) per year

Founded in 2001 in Ontario, Canada, Canadian Solar is one of the world's largest and foremost solar power companies. As a leading manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules and provider of solar energy solutions, Canadian Solar has an industry leading and geographically diversified pipeline of utility-scale solar power projects, as well as a track record of successful... More

Mission: Canadian Solar's mission is to deliver solar powered electricity to millions of people around the globe. Dr. Shawn Qu, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, founded the... More

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