Toronto Hydro Reviews

Updated May 28, 2020

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Toronto Hydro President and CEO Anthony M. Haines (no image)
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  1. "Good employer"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Hydro full-time

    Pros

    Good salary and experience for engineering and construction

    Cons

    They contract out most engineering and construction work

  2. "Lots of learn opportunities"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Management 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Hydro full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    A lot of brilliant brains and you can learn as long as you do not mind getting your feet wet.

    Cons

    Too many brilliant people, decisions are often delated


  3. "meh"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Toronto Hydro full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    benefits were great and the work was varied

    Cons

    lazy people all around that hinder innovation

  4. Helpful (1)

    "Nice company to work for."

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Hydro full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Very good benefits and pay if you are full time.

    Cons

    Tend to hire contract or from agency now. Very reluctant to promote my internal staff when senior positions are open.

  5. "PSC"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Power Systems Controller in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Toronto Hydro full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Use 4 vacation days to get 2 weeks off.

    Cons

    -Different schedule -Location can be tough to commute to

  6. "Overall an amazing workplace"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Toronto Hydro full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    - supportive management - positive work environment

    Cons

    - bureaucracy - limitations to career development

  7. "Great Company to work for"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director, Corporate Finance in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Toronto Hydro full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great Culture and People to work with.

    Cons

    Located North of the Downtown.

  8. "Lots of learning opportunities"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Co-Op Student in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Toronto Hydro full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    great co-workers who were very supportive

    Cons

    strict on remaining at your desk so to not miss phone calls

  9. "A great place to get experience"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Technical Student 

    I have been working at Toronto Hydro full-time

    Pros

    - great co-workers and benefits are provided

    Cons

    - not much interaction with other departments

  10. "Overall great company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Engineering Supervisor in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Hydro full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Interesting work and dynamic and supportive teams.

    Cons

    Can be challenging to find growth opportunities.

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