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Toronto Hydro Reviews

Updated Feb 1, 2020

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4.0
72%
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Toronto Hydro President and CEO Anthony M. Haines (no image)
Anthony M. Haines
47 Ratings
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  • "Obtaining full time employment is slim to none(in 14 reviews)

  • "Lots of office politics and high employee turnover can make one very uneasy to feel comfortable or supported in your role(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company to work for"

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    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.

    Toronto Hydro2020-02-01
  2. "Lots of learning opportunities"

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    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

    Toronto Hydro2020-01-30
  3. "A great place to get experience"

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    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

    Toronto Hydro2019-12-31
  4. "Overall great company"

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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.

    Toronto Hydro2019-12-31
  5. "Great!"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great sector that does important work for it's community and customers, with excellent salaries/benefits

    Cons

    Very much a location-based job, so location flexibility is limited.

    Toronto Hydro2019-11-25
  6. "Great experience for project management"

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    Former Employee - Student Engineer in Toronto, ON

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

    Pros

    Good people, easy work, you do not have to bring work home

    Cons

    Slow pace, very repetitive tasks, boring

    Toronto Hydro2019-11-12
  7. "Great for someone looking to gain exposure"

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    Former Employee - Technical Student 
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    - in depth knowledge gained of the energy sector - competitive salary/wages

    Cons

    - may not have as much exposure to other areas of interest depending on the needs of the team

    Toronto Hydro2019-09-24
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Safe but stagnant company"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Toronto Hydro full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, good training Get lucky if you have good Managers/Directors Respect work/life balance

    Cons

    Lacks corporate strategic direction. Prefers to standstill, stay safe and hang hat on being a monopoly Titles are funny here. Don't match levels for external organization

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    Toronto Hydro2019-09-30
  9. "Great"

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    Current Employee - Intern - Hourly 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great team and pay through

    Cons

    No downside to work for such company

    Toronto Hydro2019-09-26
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Okay place but lots of office politics"

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    Current Employee - Coordinator 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Toronto Hydro full-time

    Pros

    Great people and managers ( depending on dept) to work from great starting salary and benefits

    Cons

    Lots of office politics and high employee turnover can make one very uneasy to feel comfortable or supported in your role.

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    Toronto Hydro2019-08-14

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