Pomerleau Reviews

Updated Feb 6, 2021

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3.6
65%
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Pomerleau President and Chief Executive Officer Pierre Pomerleau
Pierre Pomerleau
29 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great company for the you and eager construction professional(in 4 reviews)

  • "Great company culture, very friendly team, good company procedures and resources, flexible schedule(in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "French language first English second(in 4 reviews)

  • "Long hours, team members all young(in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Driver in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pomerleau full-time

    Pros

    Flexible hours and great culture. Fantastic leadership

    Cons

    None that come to mind.

  2. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Project Manager in Montreal, QC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    -Amazing company culture -Good professional support -Caring HR department -Very big construction company = impressive and challenging projects/opportunities -Good salary when comparing with friends from other companies -Flexible schedule -Good learning environment

    Cons

    -Expect long hours -Work load can often be overwhelming


  3. "Great company, competitive compensation"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Talent Advisor in Halifax, NS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pomerleau full-time

    Pros

    Compensation package, team challenges, Round Table events, strong HR team.

    Cons

    Communication can be difficult at times, but improving.

  4. "Good but not excellent"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great projects and beautiful workplace

    Cons

    Lots of hours and sometimes a bit old school

  5. "Poor Management and lot of politics"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Vancouver, BC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    One of the biggest construction company in Canada

    Cons

    Poor Senior Management. No career development oppurtunities.

  6. "Friendly environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality Coordinator in Ottawa, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly ambience, nice vacation possibilities

    Cons

    High stress, low reward for it

  7. "Great atmosphere"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Assistant Superintendent in Ottawa, ON

    I have been working at Pomerleau full-time

    Pros

    Great family culture and lifestyle

    Cons

    French language first English second

  8. "Professional"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Construction Coordinator in Victoria, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pomerleau full-time

    Pros

    Always want you to succeed, Constantly training I want you to move up in the company

    Cons

    Quebec/French people’s have greater success

  9. "Avoid this Company if you can"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Office Staff in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    HR team are very engaging and seem to care

    Cons

    They have 1 or 2 directors that they have scrapped from the bottom of the barrel. They are older and have no clue how to manage work in this day and age. If you get assigned to report on one of these guys you are pretty much guaranteed to be fired in the next 4 months.

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  10. "Project coordinator"

    2.0
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Moncton, NB

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

    Pros

    Reputable in the construction industry

    Cons

    Not very attractive entry level salary

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