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Suncor Reviews

Updated 16 Jul 2019

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Found 634 reviews

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90%
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Suncor CEO Steve Williams
Steve Williams
268 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good Pay/Benefits (Reliability EIT in Fort McMurray)(in 58 reviews)

  • "Challenging work and great people(in 55 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    Current Employee - Advisor in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Flexibility, culture, stable company, benefits

    Cons

    Very process driven and hierarchical

    Suncor2019-07-17
  2. "Best company in Canada"

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    Current Employee - Senior Estimator in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and interesting place to work

    Cons

    Once you work there you won't find better place where to go

    Suncor2019-07-12
  3. "Amazing Workplace"

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    Current Employee - Digital Business Partner in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Tons of growth opportunities - Fair compensation - Engaged leadership - Great network of peers - Freedom of pace

    Cons

    - Can be red tape that causes churn - Can be slow to get alignment among peers to move projects forward.

    Suncor2019-07-06
  4. "Good experience"

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      Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Calgary, AB

      I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Great position, opportunity and salary

      Cons

      Change in environment after oil downturn.

      Suncor2019-07-04
    • "Good leadership, good middle management, great place to work!"

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      Current Employee - Advisor in Fort McMurray, AB
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Suncor full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      - Supportive leadership - Lots of interesting problems, excellent place if you are willing to be challenged and take on responsibility - Good work life balance - Good salary but there is scope for improvement - Excellent benefits

      Cons

      - Can be overly political

      Advice to Management

      Keep up the good work. Let’s make this Canadian company world class!

      Suncor2019-06-28
    • "The sky's the limit"

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      Former Employee - Manager in Fort McMurray, AB
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Suncor full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Unlimited potential for hard work.

      Cons

      Due to the unlimited potential, if you climb too high, the ax is sure to find you... It's a marathon, not a 100m dash. Set a pace you can sustain and stick to it.

      Advice to Management

      Read the cons. Also, there's a few too many out of province "buddies" clogging middle management. These cliques need to be disbanded. They're not bad at attempting to break them up, but they need to dig a little deeper. If you're not from McMurray, don't automatically assume that you know better because you're from . Now that I've been nearly everywhere else, McMurray-ites seem world class. If you are from McMurray, keep...

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      Suncor2019-06-26
    • "It's a good company"

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      Former Employee - EIT in Edmonton, AB
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Suncor full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Steady Job, good pay.

      Cons

      Nothing too exciting. Same old job. People there have been there forever.

      Suncor2019-07-09
    • "Good Company, inefficiency manager"

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      Current Employee - Human Resources Specialist in Calgary, AB
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      Low risk business model, stable.... good for long term career development.

      Cons

      Inefficiency first-line or middle-line manager.

      Advice to Management

      Put the company 1st, not yourself.... without this great platform, you are no-body. we all are part of something bigger.

      Suncor2019-06-23
    • "A Company on the journey of digital transformation."

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      Current Employee - Engineer 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Suncor full-time for more than 8 years

      Pros

      Unselfish and dedicated people who are willing to collaborate; industry pioneer on technology innovation and evolution.

      Cons

      There is not much career progression.

      Suncor2019-06-05
    • "Don’t recommed"

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      Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Calgary, AB
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Suncor full-time for more than 5 years

      Pros

      On site gym Good work life balance

      Cons

      Lack of career development and challenges for new grades, below market compensation, lack of recognition from leadership, too many layers of managemen (leaves no growth room for high performing/ high potential young people)

      Advice to Management

      Need to reorganize and get rid of countless layers of management. Value new grads and analysts, they are your future.

      Suncor2019-07-05
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