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Bell Canada Reviews

Updated Oct 22, 2019

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3.6
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Bell Canada CEO George Cope
George Cope
927 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Work life balance was challenged with shrinking resources related to expectations(in 91 reviews)

  • "Sometimes long hours and politics to deal with(in 45 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Good company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Senior PM in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bell Canada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good work life balance, good benefits

    Cons

    Very Political, lots of red tape

    Bell Canada2019-05-22
  2. "Informal Work Program"

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    Current Employee - Intern 

    I have been working at Bell Canada full-time

    Pros

    Autonomy, Flexibility, Cross-Functionality, Interesting, Versatile work experience

    Cons

    Little mentorship Not constant stream of work

    Bell Canada2019-10-22
  3. "good"

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    Current Employee - Applications Analyst in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good environment for work teammates and managers. Managers are well formed and they support you. excellent building

    Cons

    a lot of meetin gs

    Bell Canada2019-10-18
  4. "Network designing in Physical Layer Technologies."

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    Current Employee - Network Management Associate in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bell Canada part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good work-life balance. Good work environment. Stability in job, no major changes in job duties.

    Cons

    Unionized environment, so seniority thrives. Slow growth and not great incentives for excelling in performance.

    Bell Canada2019-10-16
  5. "Keeping It Simple"

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    Current Employee - Access Network Design in Markham, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bell Canada full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    One of the best known and oldest company in Canada

    Cons

    Sometimes the company is just too big

    Advice to Management

    Your Employees are key to surviving

    Bell Canada2019-10-16
  6. "Great experience working for Bell"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bell Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Team culture, collaborative, opportunity for career growth

    Cons

    Big company, hierarchical, outside of Toronto, poor compensation

    Bell Canada2019-10-16
  7. "Network architect"

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    Current Employee - Engineer 

    I have been working at Bell Canada full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great people. Network. Pay. Benefits

    Cons

    It can be a lot off pressure but it is manageable.

    Bell Canada2019-10-16
  8. "Work Envireonment"

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    Current Employee - Systems Security Analyst in Halifax, NS

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

    Pros

    Good work environment Good benefits

    Cons

    Nothing that i know of

    Bell Canada2019-10-15
  9. "Bell MTS, junior management position review"

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    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Winnipeg, MB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bell Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Bell MTS is a unionized environment which leads to a safe and relatively fair workplace environment.

    Cons

    As a company recently acquired by Bell Canada, there are few job postings or opportunities for advancement within Bell MTS; most jobs posted are in other provinces.

    Bell Canada2019-10-14
  10. "Encourages Educational Growth"

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    Former Employee - Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Bell Canada full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    They support educational growth. They budget a sum to each employee and encourages you to spend it.

    Cons

    Large company. Looks at shareholder value rather than assets (employees).

    Advice to Management

    Keep on investing on mental health!

    Bell Canada2019-10-10
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