Aecon Reviews

Updated May 12, 2021

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Aecon President & CEO John M. Beck
John M. Beck
105 Ratings
Pros
  • "good benefits of health and dental, good culture,(in 20 reviews)

  • "Good Work Environment, Everyone is very helpful(in 18 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Sometimes you have to do Long hours(in 23 reviews)

  • "Work Life balance can be tough if on a jobsite(in 14 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      good place

      May 12, 2021 - Operations Supervisor in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      good pay and safety culture

      Cons

      no support or help when needed

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Challenging but rewarding work

      Mar 27, 2021 - CAD Technician in Etobicoke, ON
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      Pros

      Everyone is very professional and knowledgeable. You'll be challenged, but you will learn a lot of new things that can be very valuable in your career. The organization from management to HR is very good. Of all the companies I have worked for, Aecon is by far the most established and well managed.

      Cons

      Can be difficult to get in fulltime if you are on contract.

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      good job

      Apr 22, 2021 - Project Manager in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      very good experience to work at this company

      Cons

      none it was a great experience to work here

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      Everything looks good, but the management method.

      Apr 10, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Salary, benefits, co-workers, working environment are good.

      Cons

      The entire management is behind based on the manager's old style of mind, it's still in a small shop working frame.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great profession

      Apr 19, 2021 - Steamfitter in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      work environment, Positive, Hard work, Incentives, Professional, Advancement

      Cons

      Lots of hours Time balance Schedule Elements Time management

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Aecon

      Mar 21, 2021 - Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company to grow and learn

      Cons

      no cons as of yet

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Mar 9, 2021 - Field Operations Specialist 
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      Pros

      Very good benefits, job keeps you busy and doing new things everyday. Great support from your colleagues.

      Cons

      Working at a jobsite can sometimes be challenging

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    8. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Poor Work-Life Balance

      Apr 18, 2021 - Senior Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Working on large infrastructure projects

      Cons

      Poor work-life balance on most projects

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Fantastic Place!

      Mar 11, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      open door policy, opportunities to learn from other departments, great teams!

      Cons

      slow upward movement in terms of career advancement, not clear

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great culture

      Mar 12, 2021 - Project Engineer in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      People, management, flexibility, communication, work-life balance

      Cons

      Compensation, I really can't think of many other cons.

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