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Great place to advance your career
Assistant Controller - Global Operations Finance (Current Employee) –  Mississauga, ON1 May 2014
GE offer a competitive salary, outstanding benefits and the professional advantages of an environment that supports employees' development and recognizes their achievements. GE fosters an inclusive environment where employees have the opportunity to succeed and diversity is embraced as a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
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Great place to work.
Lighting Division, Supervisor (Former Employee) –  Oakville, ON23 April 2014
Support from all employees, ww all were there to help with any problem that may occur.
Most enjoyable part of the job employees would always be surprised with some kind of gifts, many lunches and dinners paid for by the company.

Raise's were given twice a year, and the Benefits great!!
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Fun and Productive work Environment
Assembly Worker (Former Employee) –  Peterborough, ON7 April 2014
- Day started with a morning meeting to assign tasks for the day
- I learned how to read blueprints, properly wire and build control panels, operate a crane and attach parts of the Wind Hubs
- Management was very helpful and friendly, they made daily rounds so if you ever had any questions they were available
- Most Co-workers were friendly and helpful, experienced workers were there to give advice or help if I was having trouble
- The hardest part of the job was training employees that had more experience then me (when lay offs were happening we had to train employees from different areas) when they didn't want to learn
- The most enjoyable part was challenging myself to see how many Wind Hubs I could finish in a day, also working with friendly, easy going people
Pros
Overtime
Cons
Commuting from Oshawa to Peterborough
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great comrades, A company only concerned about the bottom line
Operator / Field Service Technician (Current Employee) –  Fort Mackay, AB5 March 2014
typically a good crew to work with, as far as fellow employees, but as for management and and the company as a greater entity its all about bottom line everyone and everything is expendable based on margins of gross profit. One of the biggest companies in the world because they make harsh decisions without measuring the effect on the work force only measuring the effect on the finances.
Pros
paid travel, free benefits, looks good on a resume
Cons
you are at risk if you depend on this for financial stability
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fun
Laborer / Assembler (Former Employee) –  Peterborough ON26 February 2014
good place to work

Fast paced

good people to work with

Good money

you will get laid off
Pros
benefits
Cons
fast paced, you will get laid off
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Productive and family atmosphere and fun
Armature Coil Taper (Former Employee) –  Peterborough, ON22 January 2014
Great place to work.People are great. Learned most importantly about safety both at work at out of work. Applying similar to daily routines wherever. Hardest part was waiting for go ahead and approval for clearance for a specific job.Set up process pretty long and very detail specific so approval delayed production. Enjoyable part when jobs completed in great time for next process.
Pros
Health Awareness Programs.
Cons
Waiting for Approval of set up
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great place to work
Crane Operator (Current Employee) –  Peterborough, ON13 January 2014
GE has been very good to me. A typical day at work would be organizing our crane lifts with the other trades people, performing lifts throughout day and also dipping and curing of very large electric motors. I've learnes to read engineering drawings, perform two crane lifts, the use of all sorts of power tools, maintaing VPI equipment (checking fluid levels, temperature levels). Co-workers are great.
Pros
great team atmosphere
Cons
not enough work hours for me
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Nice place to work
Mechanical Engineer (Current Employee) –  Peterborough15 December 2013
Learn something new every day.
Deal with diffrent challenges and develop new skills.
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large industrial motors
Fitter-welder (Former Employee) –  Peterborough, ON12 December 2013
Fabricate all metal products of 10000hp to 100000hp large motors.
Pros
pension
Cons
managment poor
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Extremely productive and very funny every Friday having combined lunch
Electro-Mechanical Technician (Former Employee) –  Mississauga ON8 December 2013
my first day at work was very emotional in the sense every one @ work was anxious to have a question about me ,my experience and I was enjoying to see new working environment.
I learn a lot about new techniques and enjoy working with new management and my new co workers were very co-operative.I really did not found any hardest part of my job,but mostly enjoy working with in a team environment
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Difficult Shift Work
Technical Director (Former Employee) –  Vancouver, BC11 November 2013
This job required 12 hours rotating shifts from 6PM to 6AM for two months and 6AM to 6PM for another two months. It is difficult for those who do not like working long night shifts.
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A typical work day
Production / Manufacture (Current Employee) –  Peterborough, Ontario8 November 2013
Co-Workers is good,
Fun enviroment
Steady work
Learned how to tape coils
Learned about stators and large motors
Hardest part of job is operating robot
repetitive
Management is good
Pros
safety meetings, learning seminars
Cons
not too sure how secure it is
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I like reading .and watch TV.
Mechanical Assembler (Former Employee) –  Markham, ON19 October 2013
I like painting , glass paint , fabric painting interior designing
I like reading .and watch TV.
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Supportive work environment...GE makes you feel valued.
Technical Specialist (Current Employee) –  Calgary8 October 2013
Great place to work. Very supportive of continued learning and training.
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Great work environment
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
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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Great people to work with. Fast paced environment
Project/Product Manager (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ON17 July 2013
This was a challenging place to work. Needed the ability to balance multiple priorities and make quick decisions.
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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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