Compare BC Hydro vs Hydro Ottawa BETA

See how working at BC Hydro vs. Hydro Ottawa compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at BC Hydro vs. Hydro Ottawa. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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BC Hydro

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Hydro Ottawa

Employee Ratings

  • BC Hydro scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 214 reviews)
BC Hydro employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Hydro Ottawa employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 20 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
BC Hydro employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Hydro Ottawa employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
BC Hydro employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Hydro Ottawa employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BC Hydro Ceo Jessica McDonald
95%
95%Jessica McDonald
CEO Approval
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N/A0 Ratings
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
BC Hydro employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Hydro Ottawa employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
BC Hydro employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Hydro Ottawa employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

BC Hydro has 1,417 more total submitted salaries than Hydro Ottawa.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BC Hydro.
  • "Red tape" was the most mentioned Con at BC Hydro.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 45 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 37 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Red tape"(in 8 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"good place"Nov 3, 2020

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at BC Hydro full-time

Pros

job is very very good

Cons

time is very very good

Former Intern - Energy Engineering Intern

I worked at Hydro Ottawa for more than a year

Pros

Great teams to work in. Highly available to give support. Excellent workplace culture.

Cons

Can be repetitive work with limited challenges.

Job Postings

BC Hydro has 15 more recently posted open jobs than Hydro Ottawa.