Canadian Solar Reviews

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Canadian Solar President and CEO Shawn X. Qu
Shawn X. Qu
16 Ratings
  • Great company, Great industry leader

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Canadian Solar

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Fast paced environment, high-tech automation technology in manufacturing, great place to learn and grow.

    Cons

    Sometimes tiring, depends on the projects on progress

    Advice to Management

    Continue on innovation and improvement!


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    MANUFACTURING POSITION Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Guelph, ON
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    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, ON
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 ... 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 company with a dream of making solar power products normal household convenience. Hence, the corporate vision strives to contribute to a world where solar power is paramount, where more rooftops utilize sunlight, and where unused and abandoned land supports global sustainable development for the betterment of everyday lives.

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