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Manufacturing Labourer (Former Employee) –  Peterborough, ON6 October 2013
Was a great place to work, very motivated to supply employee's with proper training. Met great people to work with and was a very comfortable atmosphere.
Pros
Good attitude
Cons
High lay off turn over
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Good company to work for
Production Manager - Armature (Former Employee) –  Peterborough, ON3 October 2013
Typical corporate business approach
OK benefit package
Open door policy
great training program
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Logistic Coordinator (Current Employee) –  Markham, ON23 August 2013
Excellent facility with excellent people. Flexible timings , supportive staff, Well maintained temperature controlled during summer time and in Winter.
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L2 Systems Support Analyst (Current Employee) –  Markham, ON25 July 2013
Responsible for Level 2 Support role in installation, configuration, and maintenance of IT infrastructure for a large enterprise.
Supported highly utilized workstations and servers to maximize reliability and recoverability. Analyzed and resolved problems
associated with server hardware and applications software.
 Perform proactive incident management including L1 and L2 services for 5000+ employees and 3000+
computers, IP phones and peripherals
 Perform active system monitoring and event management. Elements monitored include physical hardware
status, system and application processes, services, backups, scheduling and data transfers
 Co-ordinate remediation efforts with onsite, physical presence or site services as needed
 Co-ordinate hardware and/or firmware repair with vendors
 Provide support for root cause analysis and problem review for high impact and/or recurring problems
 Execute all changes requested, routine maintenance, or emergency break fix in accordance with policies
 Execute site-specific tasks itemized on the daily operational task list
 Configure user access to desired resources via configuration of users within the supported environment
 Responsible for Windows account management tasks including creation, disable as well as support for any
Windows account management software
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Mail Services
MAIL SORTER (Former Employee) –  mississauga25 June 2013
Mail sort, order and receiver, and check everything is good
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Fulfilling position with great benefits
Site Leader - Portofolio Manager, GE (Former Employee) –  Montreal, Quebec4 June 2013
Very motivating environment with a great team.

A typical day would include a customer interview over a credit review or address of concern; training of staff on some new procedure; strategic operations meeting with colleagues and VP.

The most rewarding thing about being a manager is seeing the progress of an employee thanks to my coaching and perseverance, and seeing the team achieve the quarterly sales objective.
Receiving a customer compliment and thank you letter is always appreciated.

Having colleagues to convene with is a great support thing, especially in times of short staff or technical difficulties of system.
The most enjoyable part of this job was being multitasked: managing, servicing and training.

The hardest part of the job was the fact that it was abolished.
Pros
Great benefits and self realization
Cons
Some travelling for training
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Good colleagues makes fun every day
Design Engineer (Current Employee) –  Fot, Hungary29 May 2013
Work with almost the latest industry technology,
Pick up many different Oil&Gas knowledge along the way
Many non-effective of value added meetings,
After 3 year boring, only challenge if they modify the shipping date
Pros
state-of the art technology
Cons
long hours, lack of motivation and career
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Great work/life balance
Logistics Specialist (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON27 May 2013
- A typical day at work: Review emails and act accordingly in responding to such matters on daily basis.

- What you learned: Dealing with multiple stakeholders varying from all different types of characteristics.

- Management: Helpful when needed

- Your co-workers: Very friendly and helpful

- The hardest part of the job: Dealing with various stakeholders with strong characteristics during urgent matters in completing tasks.

- The most enjoyable part of the job: Working with variety of teams and learning new things everyday.
Pros
Working from home
Cons
Working during weekends / long hours
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fun workplace with a lot of fun people
Accounts Receivable (A/R) Associate (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB1 May 2013
It was a very fun place to work at. It does have a lot of work during the month and quarter ends but it helps your day go by fast and do not realize when its home time already. People working there are really friendly and helpful. It gave me a good opportunity to learn in my related field.
Pros
Free lunches during quarter ends and month ends
Cons
Long hours due to the month and quarter ends
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Excellent Company
Manager, Shop Operations (Former Employee) –  Langley23 April 2013
Very good company to work for. Interesting projects, smart people.
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Excellent company and culture to be a part of
Customer Solutions Specialist (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON8 November 2012
My role at a GE Healthcare was to increase sales in Eastern Canada for service sales contracts. I was reponsible for delivery of service contracts from RFP to completion. My role entailed selling, upselling, analysis of customer accounts, managing training courses for biomedical technologists, and maintaining scope of projects for all hospital sites within my territory.
Pros
fantasic learning curve and opportunity to grow
Cons
as a the only bilingual individual in this role difficult to get support
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Great place to learn, investment program
Sales Manager (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON16 October 2012
This was a great company to work for. They were open to change and always wanting to grow and expand
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GE is a wonderful place to work, I loved that company very much
Fleet Administration Job (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON14 September 2012
Processed all day to day tasks on violation

Variety of administrative duties

Co workers were very fun and supportive

Hardest part was to find the violation back-up, if it was not saved in the system

Most enjoyable part was to make the violation tickets payment for the driver on behalf of client, and do the monthly violation reports for GE clients.
Pros
ge is a very fun place to work, they always care for their workers' need, occatiolally they offer free snack
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Dangerous working environment
Electrical Apprentice (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON3 September 2012
New electrician subcontractor, the employees often had to wok in dangerous working environment(s).
Example: no working safety harness in a high ground floors, unsafe buildings, wanting the apprentice to work with live wiring and etc.
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A work experience type job postions
Production Worker-8Week Contract (Former Employee) –  Peterborough, ON25 August 2012
Operator of plates on a production line. Pretty straight forward stuff
Pros
knowing what you had to do and went and did it.
Cons
temporary contract type position
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safety number one concern
Millwright (Former Employee) –  Arnprior, ON12 August 2012
best place i have worked at, preventive and predictive maintenance programs in place.
Pros
everything
Cons
night shift
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Very hard for contract employees specially in GBS department - contractors are second class employee
Financial Analyst (Former Employee) –  Mississauga2 March 2012
Micro Management, contractors are second class employees
Cons
long hours without overtime
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Fun workplace. Employees got along well. Company organized many team activities to motivate employees.
Human Resources Coordinator/Payroll Specialist (Former Employee) –  Oakville, Ontario, Canada30 January 2012
I enjoyed working at GE. I learned a lot from my job and had the opportunity to interact with employees on a daily basis. The team I worked with was awesome and very helpful. If we needed tools for the job, it was no problem to get them. It was a pleasure working with management.
Pros
bbqs, free lunches or dinners, christmas dance, lunch and learn
Cons
structural change was difficult
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