Canam Reviews

Updated May 7, 2020

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3.4
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Canam President and Chief Executive Officer Marc Dutil
Marc Dutil
21 Ratings
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  • "low salaries, no benefits, to much time spent in front of the computer(in 2 reviews)

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  1. "great job"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Surrey, BC
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canam part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    it was good very busy all the time

    Cons

    we kept very busy and time line were hard sometimes

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  2. "Review"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Coordinateur Estimation/Vente in Lachine, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Canam full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Grate opportunity, good project challenge, good condition

    Cons

    Pressure and high expectation from mamagement

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  3. "good company"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good, strong, Trying to move in the right direction

    Cons

    Not any I can think of.

  4. "owner operator"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB

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

    Pros

    owning the company making your won schedule

    Cons

    no time off ,and weather dependant

  5. "Engineer"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Canam full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good benefits and stability of work

    Cons

    Low rate salaries comparing with others

  6. "Director"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Canam full-time

    Pros

    Great people, great culture Entrepreneurial spirit Lean culture

    Cons

    New shareholders with short term strategy Lack of a real business focus Canam's "great" culture may go away with the new management

  7. "CAnAm working conditions"

    1.0
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    Sales Advisor 

    I worked at Canam for less than a year

    Pros

    great team spirit and fun vibes

    Cons

    payment is awful compared to the hours you work

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  8. "Calgary"

    5.0
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     in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Canam for more than 8 years

    Pros

    I have enjoyed working with most of my co-workers, the benefits are fairly good. and there is a relaxed office culture.

    Cons

    Pay is average. There is a big push to improve processes, it seems to ineffective and pretty wasteful.

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  9. "not a place to move up"

    2.0
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    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Canam

    Pros

    co worker have vast knowledge and more than willing to share their knowledge

    Cons

    upper management are too busy trying to establish health and safety culture, they do not focus on work culture health benefits are slim, many things are not covered under insurance annual pay review will never increase more than 4% (barely cover inflation)

  10. "Junior Detailer"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Junior Detailer in Brampton, ON
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Experience for recent grad in manufacturing and civil engineering. Good experience to become accustomed to manufacturing and industrial environement

    Cons

    Unclear instructions/expectations as this is new work being done. This position should take into consideration the needs and schedule of production department and that of the maintenance department.

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