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MTS Allstream Reviews

Updated 12 March, 2019
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  • "company was bought out, and most of the business analyst team was let go" (in 10 reviews)

  • "The work environment can be disruptive at times as the company continuously narrows its areas of focus and strength" (in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Is MTS Allstream still exist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    MTS Allstream was good. But it is gone

    Cons

    Allstream under Zayo is not MTS Allstream


  2. "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    great people to work with

    Cons

    company was always mid-flux with layoffs while looking for company to buy them out

  3. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at MTS Allstream full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great place to work. Good teleworking program. Dedicated, dynamic employees. Excellent career advancement opportunities.

    Cons

    Zayo causing too many disruptions. Stressed management team.

    Advice to Management

    Get Zayo out the picture so Allstream can do what it does best; provide best-in-class technology solutions & services.


  4. "Great workplace"

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    Former Employee - Software Developer in Winnipeg, MB
    Former Employee - Software Developer in Winnipeg, MB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I was able to grow quite a bit there as a developer over the years. Very supportive and great opportunities for advancement and new projects.

    Cons

    There weren't any really. There were the normal issues with certain people in the workplace, but that is a constant everywhere.

    Advice to Management

    Keep on supporting developers to grow and give them challenging projects.


  5. "It could have lots of potentials"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time

    Pros

    skillful people, work from home, innovative

    Cons

    was sold to zayo, and had way too many changes.


  6. "Place is falling apart"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time

    Pros

    Smart people, motivated group, good technology

    Cons

    The company is literally falling apart at the seams


  7. "IT coop students"

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

    Pros

    Learns a lot. Managers are very friendly and willing to help.

    Cons

    No cons. Everything is good.

  8. "Coordinator/Planner"

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    Former Employee - Planner/Coordinator in Vancouver, BC
    Former Employee - Planner/Coordinator in Vancouver, BC

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    See Black and McDonald A C techs doing work on A C; secure and benefits pretty good.

    Cons

    Nil, nil, nil ,nothing, nil, nil..


  9. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Markham, ON
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Markham, ON

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Loyalty, Friendship, Team work, friendly environment, the Can Do attitude

    Cons

    An incompetent top managers who could not save our jobs

    Advice to Management

    Employees are the real assets of the corporations.


  10. "Business Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Business Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at MTS Allstream full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    a lot of exposure to varied areas of business

    Cons

    company was bought out, and most of the business analyst team was let go