Canadian Natural Reviews

Updated May 7, 2021

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3.6
72%
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Canadian Natural President Tim S. McKay (no image)
Tim S. McKay
28 Ratings
Pros
  • "very stable company and good pay(in 27 reviews)

  • "Questions are encouraged and the work environment allowed me to gain hands on experience in a variety of different areas(in 23 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours due to- not efficient data organization(in 13 reviews)

  • "Food options in camp are a bit of a hit & miss (so a few ppl do bring their own food); there was no progression matrix set up for admins in early 2016(in 13 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      good experience

      Apr 20, 2021 - Document Controller in Vancouver, BC
      Recommend
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      Pros

      environment, salary, stability, oil sand, Calgary

      Cons

      old school, not personal, outdated, not communicative with the teams

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Demanding & dynamic yet rewarding career with CNRL

      May 7, 2021 - Asset Integrity Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very dynamic and challenging job due to constantly changes

      Cons

      Site based job so not perfect in the long stretch for families

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      great company

      May 6, 2021 - Operator in Lloydminster, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      employee recognition, benefits,canadian companylots to do,progression system

      Cons

      there is no cons to working with cnrl

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Well run company

      Apr 30, 2021 - BSA Analyst in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Solid leadership team Clear processes Willing to invest if the return is there Many skilled IT resources

      Cons

      New hire pay is quite low, leading to hire attrition

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great company if you’re looking to get into the industry

      Apr 14, 2021 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people, adequate vacation time, flexible hours, good benefits, lots of opportunities for advancement, reliable, they don’t do mass layoffs

      Cons

      Corporate practices are not followed company wide, some areas are more valued / respected than others. “Old boys club” , workload is heavy

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      EIT

      Apr 23, 2021 - Engineer, EIT in Fort McMurray, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      amazing team, people, tons of amazing experience gained

      Cons

      pay is below industry standard

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Solid

      Apr 22, 2021 - Coordinator in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Financially strong compared to peers

      Cons

      Grown too fast in recent years

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Apr 23, 2021 - Engineer in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Structure organization people and values

      Cons

      Payment system and micro managing

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great pay

      Apr 21, 2021 - Process Operator 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great pay with great people

      Cons

      Long hours and extra days

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good Company

      Apr 14, 2021 - Geotechnical EIT in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good pay and benefits including stock options and stock savings plan.

      Cons

      Rigid schedule with lots of field work

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