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Black & McDonald Overview

Toronto, ON
1001 to 5000 employees
1921
Company - Private
Construction
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Black & McDonald was founded in 1921 as a partnership between William J. McDonald and William R. Black, primarily engaged in residential electrical wiring.

Today, the company is in the fourth generation of McDonald family ownership, providing ... Read more

Mission: To continue our planned and profitable growth by operating with integrity and loyalty to our employees, customers, suppliers, and the communities in which we do business.

Our Vision:
To be the best provider of technical construction and maintenance ... Read more

Black & McDonald Reviews

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    I have been working at Black & McDonald full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Privately owned company. Great team
    Atmosphere. Management sticks to their word.

    Cons

    Benefits could be modernized. Great basic dental and medical however.

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Black & McDonald Photos

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Black & McDonald Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Black & McDonald.

    Interview

    1 on 1 interviews with potential superior
    Panel interviews for validation
    No personality test. I could not had more comments for confidential reasons and to leave you some room for distinguishing you from other candidates. Be genuine and listen to your interviewers : then you show them what is good for Black and McDonald.

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Black & McDonald Awards & Accolades

  • Environmental Achievement Award, The Canadian Construction Association, 2010
  • R. H. (Hugh) Carroll Award, Electrical Contractors Association of Ontario, 2006
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