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Good place to gain experience!
Environmental, Health and Safety, Specialist (Former Employee) –  London, ON28 June 2015
I was happy to enhance my career working at General Dynamics Land Systems. I worked with some wonderful people. The most enjoyable part of my job was protecting the environment.
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fun and friendly place to work
Sr.Technologist (Current Employee) –  London, ON21 October 2015
Everyone is so helpful when asked upon.
If you are ever confused or not sure what needs to be done, you can ask anybody in the office and they would be glad to help you.
Pros
Flex Time
Cons
contractor to start
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Good Company - Many good people
Field Service Rep (Former Employee) –  Kingston, Ontario2 October 2013
Very good company. I worked on a project that was managed in Calgary but located in Ontario. With Government budget cuts my position was cancelled. Excellent benefits, good salary and outstanding support from Staff managing travel, benefits, pay etc. Would love to work for GD again some day. Alot of special people.
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Challenging and fast paced
Data Entry Operator (Former Employee) –  Edmonton24 June 2014
The supervisor was not allowing for growth. Many levels of service that need special knowledge and was not given the needed time to learn.
Pros
Learning faster ways to manage data entry
Cons
Management/trainer infighting
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Great Flexibility
Mechanical Engineering Designer (Former Employee) –  Calgary, Alberta23 October 2013
GD Canada is a great place to work for junior to senior employees.They are very flexible when it comes to work/life balance.
Pros
In house cafeteria
Cons
Contract based work which can be inconsistent and dependant
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32 Years with GD so very enjoyable place to work
Accounts Payable Clerk (Current Employee) –  Ottawa, ON23 January 2013
I love working here and have been in Finance for the past 32 years. I would just like to find some part time work in a different setting such as retail in a store like Bouclair.
Pros
benefits, pension plan, well known company
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Hear productivity is very excellent,
Supply Specialist (Current Employee) –  Kuwait13 January 2013
We are working here 6 days a week every day 8 to 10 hours , We learned about safety about how to growing behavior , about perfect management. I am working with my co-workers together .......
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good place to work
Data Entry Clerk (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB18 May 2012
This place was a good place to work, the employees and manager where very friendly and pleasant to work for
Cons
contract work no benefits
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Company where people are friendly and work together to achieve the challenging work goals
Senior Component Specialist (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB14 October 2013
The company sets the goals high and through the combined effort of employees usually achieves them. It is a good place to work for.

In-house fitness programs and the gym right on-site. It is a good way to workout the stress.
Pros
The people work and interact great together.
Cons
Work greatly influenced by outside contracts - or the lack of it
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great place to work
Train new employees, lead hand, repair welds (Former Employee) –  London, ON30 January 2014
i would do something different almost everyday..the day seemed to go by quickly most days.. i learned alot about lavs..and how they work in the battle field..what they can do and how they protect the army personnel...my co-workers were great easy to get along with..the hardest part of job was repairing someones eleses work..the most enjoyable was the paycheck..
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A process-driven workplace full of system engineers
Engineer (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB28 October 2013
This used to be a descent workplace. Recent cutbacks have lowered the morale of the entire company.
Pros
Flexible work hours
Cons
Low Morale
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Vangent Canada is fun and exciting
Data Entry Operator (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON15 August 2013
The hardest part is Vangent Canada is no longer in the business anymore.
Pros
We have everymonth birthday celebration
Cons
Short hours
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Very kind and fun people
Data Entry Clerk (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB13 April 2012
Working in vangent is so great because i have many good peers and very kind boss. They also treal me very well ever since in a newbie.
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fun, small enviorment
Data Entry (Former Employee) –  Mississauga, ON22 March 2013
It was like a small office with about 20 staff so we were like a little family, and most of the employees got along very well
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Fast paced defence organization
Data Transfer and Document Control Coordinator (Former Employee) –  London, ON21 January 2013
working with engineers, government bodies and sub-contractors
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bonne collaboration de la direction
concepteur mécanique (Former Employee) –  Le Gardeur, QC6 January 2016
conception sur solidwork
la cynematique des produits de production
-management par le bas
-collaboration difficile
-faire accepter mes idées
-la fierté des machines concues
Pros
familliale
Cons
sindicat
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Aucun respect envers ses employés avec plus d"expérience
Opérateur-ajusteur (Former Employee) –  Saint-Augustin, QC13 January 2016
ne respecte pas l'ancienneté, environnement toxique,abus de pouvoir
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Environnement de travail très agréable
OPÉRATRICE DE PRODUCTION (Former Employee) –  Repentigny, QC26 May 2014
 Effectuer des opérations de production sur plusieurs chaînes de montage, avec minutie;
 Réaliser des tests de qualité à l’aide de gabarits en respectant les standards;
 Monter les pièces et les composantes afin d’assembler le produit fini;
 Empaqueter les produits finis en s’assurant de bien les identifier (étiquettes, sceaux, etc.);
 Développer un sens élevé de la sécurité, autant dans l’exécution des tâches que dans l’environnement de travail, en respectant les différentes normes (STOP, SIMDUT, etc.).
Pros
avantages sociaux et salaire
Cons
mises en disonibilités fréquentes
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Bon travail
Opérateur production (Former Employee) –  Le Gardeur16 April 2014
Travail qui consiste en l'assemblage de pièces sur ligne de montage.
Possibilité de nouveaux postes en usine. (ajusteur, radio-graphe, chef de groupe, etc.)
Bon encadrement
Plusieurs personnes ressources (directeurs, agents de changements, officiers de ligne, etc.)
Aspect difficile du poste: Travail répétitif.
Aspect agréable: Acquisition d'expérience sur plusieurs machines.
Pros
Belle horaire de travail
Cons
Travail routinier
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Directeur de Production
DIRECTEUR DE PRODUCTION, QUART DE NUIT (Former Employee) –  Le Gardeur, QC3 February 2015
La journée type est de voir ce qui ces fait avant et de s'assurer que pour votre quart il y est le personnel voulu pour comblé la production.

Voir a ce que chacun utilise les EPI et exécute le travail sécuritairement.
Pros
Bonus trimestre et annuel
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3.8
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