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Found 226 of over 312 reviews
4.2
80% Recommend to a Friend
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Hydro-Québec President and CEO Sophie Brochu
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4.2
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Hydro-Québec President and CEO Sophie Brochu
Sophie Brochu
27 Ratings
Pros
  • "Flexibility and good work life balance(in 8 reviews)

  • "Great stability, good salary, good benefits(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Big company, so every thing is slow and its a big wheel to move if you want to change something for the better(in 4 reviews)

  • "French required to survive in the company but it depends on your supervisor(in 9 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good environenent

      Dec. 8, 2022 - Functional Analyst 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Everything is very good here

      Cons

      A lot of projects and pour comunication.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Stable place to work for

      Feb. 7, 2023 - Senior Project Manager in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great work life balance, lot of vacation time

      Cons

      Low salaries compared to private sector

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Feb. 3, 2023 - Network Engineer in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great work life balance for people with families.

      Cons

      Lots of overhead with administrative tasks means that projects don't progress as fast as they could be.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great employer all around

      Jan. 25, 2023 - Chef Arpentage in Quebec, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Outstanding benefits package and advancement possibilities.

      Cons

      It's a big enterprise with lots of hierarchy

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great benefits and pay- poor management

      Jan. 10, 2023 - Engineer in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great pay Great projects Great collegues

      Cons

      Poor management and they don’t always listen o our suggestions. Lots of politics

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      good overall job

      Nov. 16, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      life-work balance is good, salaries are good

      Cons

      salaries are not flexible and do not reflect efforts

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great

      Oct. 30, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Vacation, atmosphere, pay, advancement opportunity

      Cons

      Sometimes have to work evenings or weekends for a while

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to be

      Oct. 28, 2022 - HRBP 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Brillant people Nice boss Amazing know-how Pension plan

      Cons

      Strong unions that can sometimes be restraining for good employees with initiative Politics sometimes interfere with business decisions

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great employer

      Nov. 9, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Montreal, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good benefits Good work / life balance Plenty of challenges

      Cons

      Big structure which isn't moving fast when changes are needed

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    11. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Good employer

      Oct. 17, 2022 - Electric Technician in Saint-Bruno, QC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great salary and conditions. A lot of possibility of growth.

      Cons

      Sometimes long to change things. Complicated processes. Not enough employees actually working to provide services to our client.

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    Hydro-Québec has an overall rating of 4.2 out of 5, based on over 312 reviews left anonymously by employees. 80% of employees would recommend working at Hydro-Québec to a friend and 87% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Hydro-Québec employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.2 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Hydro-Québec. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

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