Park Derochie Reviews

Updated Sep 26, 2019

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Park Derochie Owner & CEO Jeff Granberg
Jeff Granberg
13 Ratings
  1. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Supervisor in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Park Derochie part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    When the oil patch I'd busy you can make great money

    Cons

    If you haven't been with them long it is very seasonal work

  2. "Great Place to Work and Grow"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Park Derochie full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They have a Gym and allow you to use it during office hours. They also have a cafeteria with free soup. They even offer bursaries for your children.

    Cons

    Expectation to work long hours sometimes.

  3. "Great Company some challanges to overcome but, with some of the people in place, there is no doubt they will succeed"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Manager in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Park Derochie full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good people, good perks and room to grow

    Cons

    there is a bit of a concern that nepotism is in effect

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  4. "Park Derochie Review"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - HSE Advisor in Fort McMurray, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Park Derochie for less than a year

    Pros

    Management was approachable and friendly

    Cons

    Expanded too fast on project

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  5. "Coater"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Coater in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Park Derochie full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great fellow workers with high levels of skill.

    Cons

    No loyalty from management, we are just numbers.

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  6. "1st year apprentice Fireproofer"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Park Derochie full-time

    Pros

    good pay, long hours, field jobs

    Cons

    working in awkward positions and tight areas

  7. "loved it"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Freelancer - Insulator - Apprentice in Fort MacKay, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Park Derochie

    Pros

    free food free sleep the great outdoors of alberta great people barge is the best lodge in the world

    Cons

    got terminated hated white hats got terminated poop food poop bed bugs

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  8. "Overall, a great place to work"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Office Staff in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Park Derochie full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very good health and wellness benefits. Competitive salary. The company organizes great social and team building events. A culture of safety is promoted at all levels.

    Cons

    Consistent and timely performance reviews would be helpful. There is a disconnect between the various teams and divisions at park derochie.

  9. "This is a really great place to work!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Park Derochie full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The atmosphere is great at PD, it is a really great group of people to work with. There is lots of variety and opportunity within the group of companies. PD has good leadership and a good benefit program. PD is very supportive of additional courses and schooling to help increase your knowledge base. They are always looking for new ways to improve jobs and effectiveness.

    Cons

    I don't have anything to say here, I really enjoy my job and the people I work with.

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  10. "The sky is the limit for opportunity"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Park Derochie full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    This is a great place to work. The staff has a positive "can do" attitude. You couldn't ask for a more comfortable work environment. There is plenty of opportunity for career growth and advancement. Senior management accepts feedback from every level giving all employees the opportunity to contribute to the growth and success of this rapidly growing company.

    Cons

    The H&W benefits are great but it would be really nice if there was some sort of pension or RSP matching program for support staff.

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