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Found 563 of over 767 reviews
3.4
58% Recommend to a Friend
76% Approve of CEO

Found 563 of over 767 reviews

3.4
58%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
Approve of CEO
Canadian Natural President Tim S. McKay (no image)
Tim S. McKay
118 Ratings
Pros
  • "Lots of opportunities to grow and work in many disciplines(in 19 reviews)

  • "Good Company,Good Pay,Opportunity to grow(in 34 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours and lots of unnecessary meetings(in 22 reviews)

  • "Not the greatest family/work life balance(in 11 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good to work for

      Sep. 16, 2022 - Finance Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      I enjoyed the environment and salary

      Cons

      No hybrid job schedule available

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      C

      Nov. 29, 2022 - Field Operator 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay, good people, good company to work for.

      Cons

      Short staffed a lot of the time

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      2022 Salary

      Nov. 27, 2022 - Reliability EIT in Fort McMurray, AB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Stock Options, Stock Matching Plan and Bonus.

      Cons

      Low base salary for entry level engineers compared to competitors.

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Employee Review

      Dec. 5, 2022 - Commercial Operations 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Friday's off, many opportunities, benefits, share matching is nice if you are there for long enough.

      Cons

      Lower salary, old school management, all decisions are made at svp level. No hybrid

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Process

      Nov. 13, 2022 - Process Engineer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Stocks are good if the strike price is in your favour.

      Cons

      Lack of clarity regarding raises, bonuses

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Not great, not terrible

      Nov. 24, 2022 - Records Management Specialist in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      kind people, nice offices, great perks

      Cons

      wage, expectations, siloed nature of management

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      What have you done for me lately

      Nov. 18, 2022 - Sr. Project Manager 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      As long as your boss likes you, you are in luck.

      Cons

      Once you fall out of favour with your boss, goodbye, Even if performance doesn't change.

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    9. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Bad

      Dec. 2, 2022 - Mine Surveyor in Fort McMurray, AB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Coworkers make it bearable at times.

      Cons

      Bad Salary Treated as non-existent from higher ups Your opinion on anything doesn’t matter Have a safety concern that might kill someone but we don’t want to pay for it, noted* No progress in wages Treats frontline engineers as if they are lower than laborers and pay them less as well

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Planner

      Oct. 30, 2022 - Mining Engineer in Fort McMurray, AB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Hire on options are good

      Cons

      Low pay compared to rest of industry

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    11. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Good Place To Learn

      Oct. 23, 2022 - Supply Management Analyst in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Nice office, good team / nice people, important work, decent compensation, effective, cost-concious culture, job security

      Cons

      Pay is mediocre relative to peers. Pace of promotion is quite slow.

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    Canadian Natural has an overall rating of 3.4 out of 5, based on over 767 reviews left anonymously by employees. 58% of employees would recommend working at Canadian Natural to a friend and 72% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Canadian Natural employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.3 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Canadian Natural. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

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