Schneider Electric Employee Reviews in Canada

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great people to work with
Manager (Former Employee), CalgaryAugust 10, 2015
Pros: great people
Cons: lots of flux as products change
Management is maturing, people are great
As a takeover this division is undergoing a culture change for the better which will continue to improve the working environment
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Fun but hard
Electrical Assembler (Former Employee), Edmonton, ABJuly 29, 2015
Pros: Nice and clean
Cons: wage
I've worked in manufacturing. The starting wage is very low. The managment team is ok, but sometimes is moody. Good staff.
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Hard work, great experience
Field Service Supervisor (Former Employee), Calgary, ABJuly 11, 2015
The work is challenging but enjoyable, with many hours. The field staff are fantastic as you tend to spend a plentiful amount of time with them
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Great work place
Software Engineer (Former Employee), CalgaryJune 9, 2015
Fun place to work. Management is great. Salary is fair. All in all a great place to work. People are friendly, and eager to help.
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Productive workplace environment
Project Manager -Tenders (Current Employee), Mississauga, ONMay 13, 2015
Pros: Good benefit program
Cons: Long hours -very demanding position
Good company to work for.
A lot of young professionals joined a company which brings new ideas and initiatives to the company.
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Global Company with its pros and cons
Product Development Consultant (Former Employee), Vancouver, BCMay 11, 2015
Pros: Good work environment, friendly atmosphere
Very much enjoyed my experience at Schneider as a consultant. Management were very supportive and cooperative and gave me freedom and independence to perform at my best.
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people i worked with were cool.it was alright
MACHINE OPERATOR (Former Employee), Victoria, BCApril 27, 2015
Pros: co workers were easy to work with
Cons: lack of job security
Schneider was an okay place to work.I left happily when my contract was close to expiring,i was given a separation package which was fair.
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Was a great student job
Brand Ambassador (Former Employee), MississaugaMarch 24, 2015
Had fun, learned a lot and overall had a great time while I worked there. Went to a lot of shows and educated a lot of people on the new infrastructure.
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Worked for them almost 2 years.
Assembler (Former Employee), Victoria, BCMarch 4, 2015
Pros: free bad coffee
Cons: you wont get hire for this company, you will always be a temp
Had only 1 dollar rise. Never you get hire. Never had benefits. To many red necks as a co-workers. Odd shifts, like graveyard and late evenings.
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Fantastic workplace!
Programmer/Analyst (Former Employee), Calgary,ABFebruary 25, 2015
Really enjoyed my time working there. very rewarding, open and flexible environment. There is a lot to gain at this company ever expanding and diverse project they have going.
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Great Place to work.
Programmer Analyst Intern (Former Employee), Calgary, ABFebruary 18, 2015
Pros: a lot of free food
Cons: office is too far from downtown
Specialized in Data Management for the third party project. It was a gratifying experience having meetings via skype and such.
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Very good company with some baggage
Quotation Engineer (Former Employee), Toronto, ONJanuary 9, 2015
The departments are autonomous. Success in this company depends on your department and manager. Cooperation between departments is not the best. Not much investment in engineering.
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It was a quick passed job things needed to be done
Temporary Office Assistant (Former Employee), Edmonton, ABDecember 10, 2014
I liked my job mostly paper work and filing. I had my own office which was nice this allowed me to work comfortably. This helped me get what I needed done fast.
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always have a work so its very fun
Production Operator (Former Employee), philippinesAugust 29, 2014
Pros: summer outing
Cons: long hours
i go to work even if its rest day

i enjoy the company of my co-workers

i feel the love and care of my co-workers

i learned a lot in this job
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Company policies are only on paper. Good luck defending them.
Source Inspector (Former Employee), Calgary, ABJuly 24, 2014
Pros: you can get permission to work from home.
Cons: unorganized. unprofessional. unqualified management.
I just left Schneider in Calgary. My official title was Source Inspector, but functioned as Electrical QA/QC Lead. Only position not hired full-time, permanent, meaning no $90,000 yearly bonus. The salary was $85,000/year less than any other company. The Electrical QA Manager has no electrical background and won't let anyone do any work which would show her ignorance. All upper management knows of the multitude of human rights violations, but say nothing in order to keep their bonuses.
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Good paying job with great coworkers and a nice building
Warehouse Operator (Former Employee), OttawaApril 15, 2014
Schneider is a nice company to work for. They often provide free food/lunches and as much coffee as one could want. The days were long and tedious, but the friendly employees made it seem like a breeze. The job got particularly tough when there were a lot of orders being put in on my end of the warehouse, as i would have to kit the circuit boards as fast as possible, but for the most part there was no trouble at all.
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Excellent place to work long term
Technical Writer (Former Employee), Burnaby, BCMarch 14, 2014
Pros: free gym, pool table, vending machines, work/life balance activities
Bosses are very understanding when personal and family activities can sometimes interrupt work. Workers are judged by results not by face time in the office.
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Great workplace with high focus on engineering breakthroughs.
Business Analyst - Supply Chain & Offer Creation (Former Employee), Burnaby, BCFebruary 27, 2014
Typical day includes interacting with teams from various functions within the company. Learnt to deliver critical support to various product lines. Great cheerful bunch of co-workers. Enjoyable part was the occasional celebrations and sport competitions to encourage team-building.
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A good place to develop your expertise and contribute
Protection Relaying Engineer (Former Employee), Brossard, QuebecFebruary 14, 2014
Pros: a good working environment, training available, interaction with management, goal oriented.
I liked the professional interaction with coworkers and the opportunities to develop your expertise. Didn't like that some of the project managers were not technically equipped to assist with customers concerns.
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Awesome company and so ECO friendly
Coordinator Customer Service (Former Employee), MississaugaFebruary 4, 2014
Pros: atmosphere
Cons: one male manager
Loved working for such a global friendly company.
Co workers were great
Manager was a great support
Co Manager was a difficult person to reason with
Claimed Profile
Headquarters
35 Rue Joseph Monier
Rueil-Malmaison, France 92500
Revenue
more than $10bn (CAD)
Employees
10,000+
Industry
Links
Schneider Electric website