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AVI-SPL Reviews

Updated Sep 16, 2019

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AVI-SPL CEO John Zettel
John Zettel
369 Ratings
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  • "upper management needs to have more insight to what is happening within departments(in 26 reviews)

  • "Lack of communication from Corporate to offices when procedures change or new ones have be adapted(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place To Work"

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    Current Employee - Middle Management in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AVI-SPL full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The organization is extremely supportive but provides the challenges to make my every day worthwhile. Growth orientated while focused the exceptional customer experience which makes our business fun and rewarding.

    Cons

    Sometimes difficult to keep up with the numerous initiatives happening at once.

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    AVI-SPL2019-07-23
  2. "Great place to grow"

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    Current Employee - Field Service Technician in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AVI-SPL full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Excellent training opportunities Above the average wage Good atmosphere, team collaboration

    Cons

    As with all big companies there is a bit of play in the rudder, they are addressing that with a new playbook The software and systems are in a state of flux which makes things difficult

    AVI-SPL2019-09-03
  3. "Fast paced competitive environment"

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    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AVI-SPL

    Pros

    Colleagues are great to work with

    Cons

    On boarding is lacking and just starting to shape up

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    AVI-SPL2019-07-30
  4. "Excellent place to work"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AVI-SPL full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Challenging, rewarding projects, evolving marketplace, solid sales leadership driving change in the industry

    Cons

    Execution at times, be mindful of process

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    AVI-SPL2019-07-17
  5. "Sr. Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AVI-SPL full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people with a sense of get the job done well

    Cons

    Details of change management were too onerous at the time.

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    AVI-SPL2018-10-31
  6. Helpful (1)

    "manger"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Calgary, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at AVI-SPL full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    they were bought by AVI-SPL

    Cons

    micromanagement with narrow vision

    AVI-SPL2018-10-16
  7. Helpful (4)

    "Canada used to be good."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AVI-SPL full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The people who used to be there.

    Cons

    The new culture after the acquisition.

    AVI-SPL2018-10-01
  8. Helpful (1)

    "great vision poor exectution"

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    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AVI-SPL full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great compagnie and amazing market position. some of the best ressources in the industry with the support of every vendor there is.

    Cons

    stretchs ressources too thin and does not have a good record for execution.

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    AVI-SPL2018-04-19
  9. "Awesome place to work, great enviroment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AVI-SPL full-time

    Pros

    Great training, processes for success

    Cons

    Still a job, but fun

    AVI-SPL2018-03-09
  10. "I love this job"

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    Current Employee - Technician in Saskatoon, SK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AVI-SPL full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A wonderful team, great family to be with

    Cons

    Cant think of any, besides having to venture out to work at -30!

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    AVI-SPL2018-02-28
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