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Updated Jan 16, 2020

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4.0
83%
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Aecon President & CEO John M. Beck
John M. Beck
61 Ratings
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  1. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great office environment to work

    Cons

    Nothing to say about cons

    Aecon2019-11-24
  2. "Decent place to work."

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 

    I worked at Aecon full-time

    Pros

    Worked on site in fort Mac. Decent place with good people.

    Cons

    Fort Mac is cool as hell

    Aecon2020-01-16
  3. "Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Fabrication Engineer 

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

    Pros

    Hours was good. Lots of opportunity

    Cons

    For students, the pay is decent.

    Aecon2020-01-10
  4. "Great Company to work for!"

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    Former Employee - Shuttle Driver in Fort McMurray, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Aecon full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay very well; good people to work for

    Cons

    Watch out for bullying in the workplace

    Aecon2020-01-03
  5. "Keep looking for solutions"

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    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Etobicoke, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Ability to deliver beyond what is expected

    Cons

    -Old management styles cause lots of rework for new employees.

    Advice to Management

    -Increased technology innovation

    Aecon2019-12-13
  6. Helpful (1)

    "Good place to work, but has problems like everywhere else."

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    Current Employee - Superintendent in Hamilton, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Aecon is a great place to work.

    Cons

    You get left out if you work for a JV.

    Aecon2019-12-10
  7. "Aecon PM review"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager 

    I have been working at Aecon full-time

    Pros

    Large company with room to move around and grow

    Cons

    Below average salaries and compensation

    Aecon2019-12-15
  8. Helpful (1)

    "project"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager 

    I worked at Aecon full-time

    Pros

    Great people, always felt part of a team.

    Cons

    too much corporate meddling. not enough support for staff. A lot of staff turnover. over 45 people in 3 years

    Aecon2019-12-12
  9. "Great working environment"

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    Current Employee - Estimator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    employees have good working habit, nice learning and grow opportunities. Great benefit package.

    Cons

    no cons to put here

    Aecon2019-11-22
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Good pay, poor management"

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    Current Employee - Industrial Electrician Journeyman 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Large company, excellent pay.

    Cons

    Too many managers or supervisors who didn't know what they were doing half the time.

    Aecon2019-11-29
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