HP Employee Reviews in Canada

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Undergoing major changes with company breakup.
Program Manager (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONJanuary 6, 2016
Pros: Benefits are good.
Cons: Long hours. Shortage of Work.
Expectations are demanding and workloads have increased due to staff cutbacks. Focus on offshore engagement for revenue savings.
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Access to largers global HP
Service Delivery Manager (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJanuary 3, 2016
Pros: Benefits
Cons: Long hours
Long hours and on-call evenings
Reduction in salary and total compensation
Poor integration between HP and EDS at time of merger
Communication strategy vague
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rolling full speed downhill
Project Manager (Former Employee), Toronto, ONMarch 21, 2016
Pros: none
Cons: long hours, top level management with no vision, wrong strategy, low quality.
stay away and don't touch with 10 feet pole. HP is in process of laying off all experienced workers and moving all work offshore with major impact on enterprise customers. Cutting corners at every opportunity. Middle management jumping ships in a bid to leave before being fired.
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worked for 15 years
Technical Consultant III (Former Employee), Niagara Falls, ONSeptember 9, 2015
Pros: Good benefits, decent pay
Cons: High work load, 60 hrs plus, work hours 24x7, 7 days a week
Like any company, it really depends on the team, manager and customer account.
In the years I worked there I had the best times with great people and had tough customers and tough teams to work with.

In general an OK company to work for but being as large as they have become the ONLY thing that matters in the end is their bottom line. Years of service, dedication, climbing through the ranks etc... do not matter. If they need to cut expenses and can replace you cheaper. Anyone can be released



High work load, work hours 24x7 , 7 days a week
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Good Company
Systems Engineer (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJanuary 5, 2016
Good Place to work, Salary benefits are good, work from home option is available, they provide lot of internal training's to enhance the skillset
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IT outsourcing made-to-order
IT Operations Manager (Former Employee), Mississauaga, ontarioSeptember 16, 2015
Pros: good benefits
Cons: Long hours
A large corporate workforce.
I didn't get to find out much about the company culture as I worded exclusively at the client's headquarters.
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Used to be a great company
SAP Technology Consultant (Former Employee), HP CANADAAugust 26, 2015
Pros: work from hom
Cons: Long working hours if working for US implementation projects
Over the years, after lots of layoffs, now workload has increased and no additional compensation paid for additional work.
But work from home makes it a great place to work, but if you are overloaded then it works against you as you have no fixed hours of work.
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Fun place to work and a can learn a lot of thngs
Technical Specialist (Current Employee), Depot Road SingaporeJuly 22, 2015
Pros: Flexibility
Cons: Long hours
Its a place where you can have your own time management, due to the flexibility and give and take culture you can have a lot of extra time to perform not only own duties but other projects, predict machine parts tear off, Uptime improvements. Its a good place to enhance your career. The company is a good place to work and the co-workers are very decent and have a close bond to each other.
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It was a great place to work...
Partner Service Delivery Manager (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONMarch 28, 2015
Pros: Currently can't think of anything positive to say about HP at this time.
Cons: Raises and bonuses are close to non-existent, Saved for the bosses favourites and that doesn't mean the best worker
until HP bought Compaq. It has been a downward spiral ever since. Management isn't consistent with the 5 year plan. I don't even think they have one because it changes every quarter. They have created a cut throat environment due to Work Force Reductions. If you're not in your bosses pocket there is no hope for you.
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Good place to work,especially if you're just starting out.
Government of Alberta Help Desk (Former Employee), Calgary ABMay 19, 2015
Pros: Friendly people and management is quite good
Cons: Pay isn't very good
Friendly people who are always willing to help with a problem.If you show a willingness to learn, you'll be given an opportunity to learn several different skills.

Benefits are pretty good but the pay is well below the industry standard.
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good experience in the job where every one is optimistic and ready to work
Customer Service Representative (Former Employee), Ajax, ONMarch 28, 2016
Pros: new friends/more experience/free lunches
Cons: more work to finish
My typical day at work was fun and I actually enjoyed going to work and learning new things every day. Interacting with others and getting to know them,and I learnt how to go by understanding customer needs and to give them what they are comfortable with and looking for. I really diden't have any hard parts in my job which was really pleasing for me.
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No job security
Project Manager (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONApril 24, 2015
Pros: Work from home option
Cons: no job security
Management is good and supportive. But there is not much scope for growth. Salary is decent but can be better. Company has a history of mergers with lot of other companies which results in lot of organizational changes and job/pay cuts.
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Job Security is cause for concern
SAP Basis Consultant (Current Employee), Calgary, ABApril 26, 2016
Pros: Opportunites in a veriety of SAP environments
Cons: Job longevity is a real concern for North American talent.
HPE continues to be very focused on "Best"-Shoring. Shipping jobs offshore causes employee morale to deteriorate. Opportunity for working in a variety of technical environments is a big plus.
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Excellent company
Network Analyst I (Former Employee), Mississauga, ONMay 8, 2015
HP is a good company to work with. Management is respectful and the job environment is excellent. They provide good benefits package and salary.
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An employee friendly, fair work place
Project/Business Consultant (Former Employee), Toronto, ONDecember 7, 2015
My tenure with HP had been truly amazing. I was fortunate enough to always be surrounded with fair management, helpful colleagues and ample opportunities to grown inside the company.
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Fun workplace
ABM Technical Support (Current Employee), Markham, ONApril 12, 2016
Working for HP made you think proactively, and efficiently on a daily basis. Ive learned customer service and attending to ones needs are above anything else. I wwas surrounded by wonderful eople and it made working here really great
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Productive but unpredictable
Sr. Technical Analyst - IMAC (Former Employee), Calgary, ABDecember 10, 2015
Pros: open communication
Cons: Unpredictable management
Typical day consisted of handling internal customer requests, hardware and software configuration, network administration, system administration and IMAC support.
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Work from Home
Information Analyst (Former Employee), St. Catharines, ONMay 11, 2016
HP is a pretty good place to work. The infrastructure is built well and they're mostly organized. The management team changes frequently which can cause some issues with recognition of employee efforts.
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Great
Technology Consultant (Current Employee), Mississauga, ONOctober 1, 2015
okay place to work, great work life balance, need to pay higher, management needs to understand different processes. overall okay place to be
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Good company suffering from cutbacks
Warehouse Administrator (Former Employee), Ottawa, ONNovember 9, 2015
Pros: slow paced, detail oriented
Cons: slow paced, not enough work to go around
Job was enjoyable.

Very slow at times, I can see why contract positions would come and go. The work was very sporadic but when it rained it poured.

Morning, receiving product to store, coffee, completing the build on computers or prepare product to ship

Afternoon lunch,Receiving product to store continue shipping orders or building orders

Early evening, Wrap up shipping and send out orders
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