Imperial Oil Reviews

Updated Feb 11, 2021

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Imperial Oil CEO Brad Corson
Brad Corson
27 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, interesting work that kept you busy all day(in 25 reviews)

  • "Lots of mentoring available, collaborative work environment, possibility of neat experiences(in 23 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Featured Review

    "Treat you great, work you hard"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Salary Good Benefits Lots of room for development and growth

    Cons

    Process Driven Little flexibility in how things are done

  2. "Great Job"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Plant Operator in Cold Lake, AB
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent Pay and excellent people

    Cons

    A long ways to drive to work daily

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  3. "Opprtunity Driven Environment"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supply Chain in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Imperial Oil full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Driven and helpful team members, flexible hours, volunteering opportunities, inclusive and diverse environment, safety comes first

    Cons

    Scheduling is very time sensitive so rarely any opportunity for part time placement

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  4. "Great company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Digital Media Advisor in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Imperial Oil full-time

    Pros

    Variety of work experiences, good benefit plan and compensation. Wonderful people!

    Cons

    Lots of pros in my opinion.

  5. "Good Job, High stress"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Technologist in Sarnia, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Imperial Oil full-time

    Pros

    Good money, good people, learn lots

    Cons

    High stress and short deadlines

  6. "Great wages, benefits and pension"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Laboratory Technician in Sarnia, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Imperial Oil full-time

    Pros

    - highly competitive hourly wage - great health and dental benifits - opportunity for savings plans with employer matching - valuable pension - very high emphasis on safety

    Cons

    -too much middle-management - work environment is inherently dangerous

  7. "Good company"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Environmental Scientist in Calgary, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salary and benefits were good.

    Cons

    Very much a who you know culture.

  8. "Imperial"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Growth and stability of job.

    Cons

    Career navigation after you begin is largely outside your control.

  9. "Large company that has plateaued"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Imperial Oil full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Has some really good personal benefits.

    Cons

    Company can be too inwardly focused when it come to change.

  10. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Mechanic in Fort McMurray, AB

    I have been working at Imperial Oil full-time

    Pros

    Pay is good and lots of opportunities to move around

    Cons

    Long shifts and lots of time on the bus between work and camp

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