Ontario Power Generation Reviews

Updated Oct 13, 2021

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Ontario Power Generation CEO Ken Hartwick
Ken Hartwick
55 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, more than 3 years

      Great company with a lot of opportunity ahead

      Oct 13, 2021 - Systems Engineer in Pickering, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Salary, Work-Life, Balance Safety, Culture, Pension.

      Cons

      Slow Moving Bureaucratic Pickering is shutting down in 2024

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      OPG is a great place to work for!

      Oct 8, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      You can enjoy great work life balance at OPG!

      Cons

      During COVID, Working from home couldn’t be accommodated for essential workers due to nature of their work in the nuclear facility.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Interesting place to work

      Oct 4, 2021 - Journeyman Electrician in Bowmanville, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      There are lots of pros

      Cons

      There are not many cons

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Place

      Oct 2, 2021 - Worker 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice people to work with.

      Cons

      No down sides. All good.

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      excellent

      Sep 23, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Money, overtime, benefits, pension, easy

      Cons

      not much progress in career

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to work

      Aug 31, 2021 - Cost Schedule Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very good people that I worked with. My team and my manager were always flexible if I needed to take time off. Always supported me .

      Cons

      Processes can be a bit tedious

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      A lot to learn

      Aug 25, 2021 - Engineering Coop Student 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Diversity of projects/systems and so if you get involved you can learn a lot about engineering.

      Cons

      They use a lot of acronyms.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Project Manager

      Aug 7, 2021 - Project Manager in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Stability in your life and your family will enjoy it all the time.

      Cons

      Poor leadership. They talk there talk, but don’t Color through.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      More technical leaders need to be in the Management

      Aug 7, 2021 - Market Coordinator in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Job security - Fair overtime pay - Good pension and benefits

      Cons

      - Less growth - No bonus or performance pay

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to work

      Jul 22, 2021 - Staffing Officer in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great company with appropriate salary

      Cons

      Uncertainty with closures, lots of temporary staff

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