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A fast paced manufacturing environment
Senior Supervisor (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON13 May 2017
Fantastic people and dynamic sense of urgency for the customer. Management is firm but fair. Overtime is frequently available. Opportunities exist for the right candidates.
Pros
Great people
Cons
Tight bottom line
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terrible company to work
Regional Technical Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB8 May 2017
no team work,
no management for years,
disorganized
unsafe procedures
salary is a joke
technicians have no clue and no experience what so ever
half the techs are on stress disability most of the year
no respect among management and staff
Pros
none
Cons
many, can't be tracked
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Great salary and management
RBC Image Request Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON2 May 2017
Overall great experience. Management was extremely supportive and involved in everyday practices. Very much enjoyed my time at Tyco Integrated Fire and Security.
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Awful company to work for
Contracting Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Delta, BC1 May 2017
Selfish company that does not care about their employees well being or job security at all.

This company is purely about making a profit at any expense. Benefit and salary were horrible and the work culture was toxic, unwelcoming, unresponsive, and one sided.
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Good working conditions and reasonable management
Supervisor of Customer services and Safety (Former Employee) –  Labrador City, NL26 April 2017
I was employed in a temporary position for a term (8.5 months). Management support and remuneration for the term were both good. It was an enjoyable and positive experience.
Pros
Good diversity and challenges
Cons
No benefits due to temporary position
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Great until merger
Commercial Account Manager (Former Employee) –  London, ON25 April 2017
Tyco was a fantastic place to work, unfortunately the merger with JCI lead to some cut backs and massive changes. I;m sure with time they will rebound.
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"That's the way it is"
N/A (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ON25 April 2017
Most positions overworked, and underpaid. Still using very old technology. The new Tyco advances safety and security by finding smarter ways to save lives, improve businesses and protect where people live and work around the globe.
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Productive enviroment
Technical Support -english -spanish (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON5 April 2017
I was with the company just for a short period of time contract in that time I saw a lot of drastic changes replacing managers and not very organized goals
Pros
good enviroment
Cons
time to go to bathroom not enough
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Tech Support
Technical Support Representative (Former Employee) –  East York, ON31 March 2017
Did technical support for DSC it was a fun but challenging position
The management kept getting changed around which would disrupt team moral. No windows in factory
Pros
Cafiteria
Cons
no windows
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good job, good people.
Product Management Summer Intern (Former Employee) –  Vaughan, ON27 March 2017
filled out documents used for marketing materials.
lots of data entry.
friendly and approachable management.
lots of different new tasks to look forward to.
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Call center
Alarm and Client Relations Coordinator (Former Employee) –  North York, ON1 March 2017
Over the past 4.5 Years I learned alot working in a call center environment with good people that took the time to train me while dealing with rough situations
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Great place to work
Inside Sales Representative (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON28 February 2017
really great awesome place to work. Helpful managers that are willing to reach out to help sales staff achive targets.fun and exciting work place to work in
Pros
free lunches on friday
Cons
laggy systems
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Organized, friendly staff willing to go above & beyond
Fire Alarm Technician Assistant (Former Employee) –  Dartmouth, NS28 February 2017
A company you don't want to miss out on! Excellent at valuing each employee equally and working as a team. Great way to grasp a foundation in electronics and as well, the fire industry in Canada as a young professional. Security in positions for valued technicians.
Pros
Great management, pay increases & atmosphere.
Cons
Occassional confusion in servicing scheduling.
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Lack of Vision
Individual Contributor (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON15 February 2017
The culture is suffocating as there is a lack of proper vision and leadership within the management and senior leadership teams. Projects are not properly planned or executed. There is no organization portfolio to properly understand the companies strategy and how individuals contribute to the success of these objectives. Performance rating and evaluation are never taken seriously and compensation therefore suffers as low preforming individuals are often recognized by management do to personal relationship and high performers are not rewarded for their hard work and ethics.
Pros
Peers are nice to work with.
Cons
Long hours, lack of vision, planning, execution and direction. Low salary compensation.
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Positive work environment
Software Engineer (Current Employee) –  Vaughan, ON7 February 2017
The atmosphere is very positive. The daily tasks are always changing, making it not monotonous. People are willing to share information if you are unsure of how to handle a task.
Pros
Positive work environment
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Micro-Management
Ales Executive (Former Employee) –  Ottawa, ON10 January 2017
Was tough working with a micromanager.
Co-Workers were great
Learning the product was the difficult part of this job
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Great work place with friendly people
Intermediate Software Developer (Former Employee) –  Vaughan, ON28 December 2016
Learned a lot from this company. My team lead was very hands off providing me with a lot of freedom to solve problems. Had opportunities to gain more responsibilities and move up.
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In need to implement new developmental culture
Global quality assurance analyst (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ON15 October 2016
A company that is stocked in the all way of doing things, it is the culture and it works but there are new technologies and new ideas that can work much better and there is where we need to invest in creating and developing new ideas with the goals in mind to achieve new venues.
Pros
convenient location from my house
Cons
Long working hours, unnecessary management micromanagement
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Excellent Work Environment
Assembler (Former Employee) –  Dufferin, ON8 August 2016
Tyco consists of excellent work environment with kind coworkers and easy shifts. Tasks were very easy hence team work is very important and cooperation will help speed up and ease workload. managers were very kinds and facilities were kept suitable for employees.
Pros
Easy tasks
Cons
Rushed workplace
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Software
System Level Test Specialist (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ON21 May 2016
getting work assigned to you, or looking to analyize
tyco doesn't pay enough, and is a little slow to take care of their employees
Pros
Good work life balance
Cons
poor pay
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