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MPC Reviews

Updated Jun 24, 2019

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Found 305 reviews

3.1
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64%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
Approve of CEO
Mark Benson
15 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good projects but again it's a place for more Technically skilled people than artistically(in 34 reviews)

  • "Great people, very good at their job(in 30 reviews)

Cons
  • "Pipeline could be more efficient(in 34 reviews)

  • "Lot's of over timing, long hours, big salary differences among peers(in 29 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Its great!"

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    Former Employee - Cfx 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Its great! good environment, loved it and I recommend it!

    Cons

    nothing bad to say, other than a few bumps on the road but nothing much

    Advice to Management

    nothing else to say, I had a great time!

    MPC2019-04-15
  2. "Production Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Production Assistant in Montreal, QC

      I have been working at MPC full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Good people to work with

      Cons

      Bad pay long hours overtime

      MPC2019-06-05
    • "Review for mpc"

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      Current Employee - Production in Montreal, QC
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at MPC full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      In the industry which is good.

      Cons

      People seem to feel disposable.

      Advice to Management

      Get to know the people as people.

      MPC2019-06-03
    • "Lighting artist at MPC review"

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      Former Employee - Lighting Artist in Vancouver, BC
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      Good working Ambient, free beer and networking every Friday, talented people from everywhere, good projects.

      Cons

      Not so good salary, pipeline deficiencies

      MPC2019-05-15
    • "Comp"

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        Current Employee - Compositor 

        I have been working at MPC full-time for less than a year

        Pros

        You have a good showreel after some projects

        Cons

        Many Junior Level Artists work here

        MPC2019-05-01
      • "Great team, less great HR politics"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at MPC full-time

        Pros

        - Great teams - A lot of talented people - A lot of extra perks

        Cons

        - HR politics - To focus on money making and less on employee retentions

        MPC2019-05-07
      • "Mpc"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at MPC full-time

        Pros

        Free food and great location in Yaletown

        Cons

        Working hours unrealistic for a family person

        MPC2019-05-01
      • Helpful (1)

        "R&D Software Developer"

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        Former Employee - R&D Software Developer in Montreal, QC
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at MPC full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Great shows to work on. People are generally nice. And lots of chance to know different stage about film making.

        Cons

        Ridiculous low salary for software developer

        Advice to Management

        The salary for software developer must be fixed. You paid such ridiculous salary to software developer in film & game industry

        MPC2019-04-12
      • Helpful (2)

        "Techanim"

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        Former Employee - Techanim in Montreal, QC
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Good extended health , close to old Montreal

        Cons

        Poorly managed , toxic environment , too much undercutting .

        Advice to Management

        Keep working on it

        MPC2019-04-18
      • Helpful (1)

        "Good studio, bad politics"

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        Former Employee - Senior Lighter in Vancouver, BC
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at MPC full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        As a senior you have a lot of responsibility and growth

        Cons

        As a senior they give you 10 kids out of school and you are responsible for their work

        MPC2019-03-10
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