Ontario Power Generation Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2021

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4.0
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Ontario Power Generation CEO Ken Hartwick
Ken Hartwick
53 Ratings
Pros
  • "There is a lot of respect for your personal time and I think in general offers a good work life balance(in 50 reviews)

  • "Great company good pay good experience(in 47 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Working for a huge company like OPG might limit what you're able/allowed to do(in 20 reviews)

  • "A little slow paced, would recommend a longer term to get experience(in 19 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Jul 22, 2021 - Staffing Officer in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      Great company with appropriate salary

      Cons

      Uncertainty with closures, lots of temporary staff

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company to join

      Jul 6, 2021 - Financial Advisor in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      everything is good over there

      Cons

      nothing is wrong over there

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing company

      Jun 12, 2021 - Janitorial in Whitby, ON
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      Pros

      Amazing place for growth and other opportunities

      Cons

      Lays can come randomly if you don’t fit in. A lot of people get paid a lot more based on union your with. PWU is where the money is at and better contracts. Appendix A there doesn’t seem like there much room for opportunities or moving up the corporate ladder

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Place to work

      Jun 24, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Hours, Vacation, work life balance, work environment

      Cons

      Location, Management, lack of freedom

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Fun needs more innovation

      Jun 15, 2021 - Assistant Technical Engineer/Officer in Port Darlington, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Chill work environment, good team, one team

      Cons

      He’s to innovate and gain traction when needed

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good work-life balance

      Jun 10, 2021 - Intern in Bowmanville, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      It has a good work-life balance

      Cons

      I was doing a lot of clerical work early on

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good place to work and learn

      May 6, 2021 - Data Analyst in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      People are nice, work is stable. The company is seeking innovation and transformation, so it is good place to use your talent and learn new technologies.

      Cons

      Core business is still relying on the traditional method. Too big to be transformed in a short period of time. Need patience.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good company

      Jun 5, 2021 - Senior Engineer in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance, lots of learning

      Cons

      Politics and very unionized. No opportunity for growth

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Poor management

      Jun 22, 2021 - Senior Technical Engineer in Ajax, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company if you don't want to contribute.

      Cons

      Stress full if you know your job

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Toxic Culture.

      May 17, 2021 - People and Culture 
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      Pros

      Great salary and benefits; opportunities to move around to different areas and roles in the organization

      Cons

      Highly political; Shifting to environment where they care more about the bottom line than they do people; not a fun place to work; Executive team cares more about themselves than the interests of the organization and the people who are on the shop floor. Culture of fear and favoritism.

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