Defence Construction Canada Overview

  • https://www.cdc-dcc.gc.ca/
  • Ottawa, Canada
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1951
  • Government
  • Construction
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

Throughout 2021-22, DCC is celebrating 70 years of excellence. Our people are participating in some of Canada’s most challenging and innovative infrastructure and environmental projects. As a trusted partner of the Government of Canada and the Canadian construction industry ...
Mission: To provide timely, effective and efficient program management, project delivery and full lifecycle support for infrastructure and environmental assets required for the defence of Canada.

Company Updates

May 31, 2022
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DCC has created a new Pacific Region to support Real Property Operations in British Columbia. This new region will enhance delivery of all its services to the Department of National Defence in the West. “The team has worked incredibly hard to manage the Pacific Region through increasing requests for our services,” says Ross Welsman, DCC’s Vice-President, Operations—Business Management. “This transition will align with our Client-Partner’s structure and priorities, and enhance both program delivery and communications for work volumes that are busy now, and expected to continue for the foreseeable future.” Read more in DCC at Work: http://ow.ly/mPUF30sk0c2
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Defence Construction Canada Reviews

4.2
92%
Recommend to a Friend
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Derrick Cheung
Derrick Cheung
2 Ratings
Featured Review
5.0
Current Employee, more than 3 years

"Great place to work"

May 25, 2022 - Technical Specialist in Ottawa, ON
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Coworkers are friendly and helpful
Management is helpful
Great work life balance

Cons

Nothing significant enough to complain about
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Diversity & Inclusion at Defence Construction Canada

4.4
(13 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

DCC's workforce reflects Canadian society, comprising people from diverse cultures and backgrounds. We believe employee diversity is a strategic advantage and work to leverage the differences among members of our team — to create a workplace in which all employees feel included and can achieve their full potential. Our goal is to provide a healthy, productive and respectful work environment that embraces equity, diversity and inclusion, and encourages all employees to contribute to a respectful workplace free from bias, harassment and discrimination.

On April 20th, 2021, DCC launched DI Strategy 2.0, a deliberate and intentional continuation of DCC’s first strategy, written by and

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Defence Construction Canada Interviews

Experience
Positive60%
Negative10%
Neutral30%
Getting an Interview
Applied online75%
Employee Referral13%
In Person13%
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  1. Coordinator, construction services Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 week. I interviewed at Defence Construction Canada (Cold Lake, AB) in Feb. 2022

    Interview

    Two interviews a week apart and then never heard back, asked when I will be contacted and was told I would be told either way in two weeks from interview
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Defence Construction Canada Awards & Accolades

  • Canada's Best EmployersForbes2022
  • Annual Achievement of Excellence in ProcurementThe National Procurement Institute2021
  • Employment Equity Achievement AwardsEmployment and Social Development Canada2019

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Does Defence Construction Canada have a pension plan?

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Employees rate Defence Construction Canada 4.2 out of 5 stars based on 46 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 92% of employees would recommend working at Defence Construction Canada to a friend. This is based on 39 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

60% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Defence Construction Canada as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Defence Construction Canada.

79% of employees think that Defence Construction Canada has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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