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Very stable technical environment
DataStage Developer (Former Employee) –  MontrĂ©al, QC3 March 2014
It was a wonderful experience working for Canadian Railway BI Practice. A great learning curve.
Pros
Office at convenient location in Downtown Montreal
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Efficient company
Electrical/mechanical Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Vaughan, ON9 December 2017
A great career choice with many departments to chose from, from mechanical, electrical, engineering to transportation and more. CN is in the top 100 employers.
Pros
Too many
Cons
Shift work
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Not ideal for mechanic at system engineering
Mechanic (Former Employee) –  Winnipeg, MB8 December 2017
Buttweld area is un healthy, lots of smoke coming from the machine, environment and the machine is dusty and dirty, not good to inhale those fumes coming out of the machine. Lots of outdoor repairs too and it's not good during winter time. Pay is not great, lots of companies out there that pay more if you have a red seal. Older mechanic do less and will take advantage of the new hire.
Pros
Pension only if you start at early age, good only for laborer where they can get high hourly rate compare to other company
Cons
30% only covered for safety shoes, no tool allowance, dirty place and outdoor work at extreme temperature, not enough time for family
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