EllisDon Reviews

Updated Aug 7, 2020

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3.8
77%
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82%
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117 Ratings
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  • "Long hours and can be stressful at times(in 22 reviews)

  • "Overworked can happen making it hard for work life balance(in 16 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to Work!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    ED is a great company to work for.

    Cons

    I have nothing negative to write.

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  2. "Good place to learn and grow"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President - Technology in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at EllisDon full-time

    Pros

    A striving company to be better

    Cons

    Needs a little bit more structure


  3. COVID-19

    "Good company, potential to be great"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Health, Safety & Environment Coordinator in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - good team environment - good managers - industry leader - don't micromanage

    Cons

    - work/life balance is difficult - wages can be improved - hse position is often forgotten about on site

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  4. "Great company to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality Engineer in Mississauga, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Inclusive Respectful Honest Transparent Cooperative

    Cons

    The company lacks an organised mentoring program

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  5. "Excellent"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great projects to work on

    Cons

    Location of office not very good

  6. "EllisDon short and sweet"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Toronto, ON

    I worked at EllisDon full-time

    Pros

    Benefits pay culture team oriented

    Cons

    Depends on the team you are assigned to

  7. "Great company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Engineer in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    They care about your career goals and it feels like there is opportunity for growth and making your career your own

    Cons

    Poor entry level salary that won’t griw much until you get a promotion

  8. "One of the best companies that I worked for. Great team and good culture."

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Toronto Operations in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good culture. Great team. Amazing portfolio which is helpful to gain good experience. No micromanagement and boss over the shoulder culture.

    Cons

    So competitive to get promoted which us normal for the construction industry and such big companies. Salaries are the market average and benefits are the regular.

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  9. "Good company"

    4.0
    Current Employee - M&E Manager in Richmond, BC

    I have been working at EllisDon full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and great people

    Cons

    long hours and difficult to settle down

  10. "Success if you rise above"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Vancouver, BC

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

    Pros

    You are given the freedom to do your best and learn from mistaked

    Cons

    You need to find a way to get noticed by Senior Management or else get lost in the sea of Jr people.

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