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Busy work environment
Paint Sprayer (Former Employee) –  Derby, Derbyshire25 September 2017
Great place to work for career development and further opportunities.
Working with people of all different experiences.
Management are good and work hard to ensure the individuals are able to get on with there work.
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Productive and fun workplace
Mechanical Fitter (Current Employee) –  Ilford, Greater London20 September 2017
Great place to work all the lads are really friendly and a good laugh work there is good but hard work.....................................................
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Alot of redundancies
Senior manufacturing engineer (Current Employee) –  floors, UK18 September 2017
A lot of redundancies causing tense times. Before the threat of so many redundancies the company had a great work / home life balance with opportunity for promotion and travel. Currently Belfast are failing on winning new work.
Pros
Short week
Cons
Constant redundancies
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enjoyable workplace but lack of stability
Panel Wirer (Current Employee) –  Derby13 September 2017
enjoyable work place but lack of full time employment offers makes you feel undervalued. lack of leadership skills in higher positions with limited abilities on the shop floor.
Pros
freindly environment
Cons
no long term future.
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Didnt work here very long
Trim and Drill Composites Operator (Former Employee) –  Newtownabbey6 September 2017
Didn't work here very long but the time I was here was good, I did a bit of painting and cut and still so was fairly easy, but I can't really say anything bad as I wasn't here long
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Decent
Electrical Fitter (Current Employee) –  Derby, Derbyshire5 September 2017
Good job prospects and good work experience. Excellent benefits and job rewards. Good engineering environment. To work and learn, good money to be earned.
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Excellent Learning from the experienced Aerospace Engineer
Stress Engineer (Former Employee) –  Belfast29 August 2017
Excellent Learning from the experienced Aerospace Engineer for the program worked for DASH8/Q400, Nacelle structures and wing structures. Good experience in honeycomb and coposite structures.
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Management lacked experience
Technical Writer/Illustrator in a Methods Dept (Former Employee) –  Newtownabbey10 August 2017
Management was more interested in their position within the company rather than producing good quality components. Bad attitude to contractors. Not an interesting place to work.
Pros
None
Cons
Management lacked experience
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A good place to work
Temporary Position through Shorterm Rail (Former Employee) –  London30 July 2017
Always busy from start to finish staff at all levels were very approachable.

Team Work is the key to success.

Lots of social events outside of work.

I was working on a Temporary Contact.

Met some great people and life long friends
Pros
Good Company to work for
Cons
No permanent job available
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Secretary for New business Dept
Secretary (Former Employee) –  Ilford, Greater London19 July 2017
Providing full secretarial support to the Head of the department and team securing new business to the train refurbishment company. Fire warden duties included
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Good place to work with good working conditions
Buyer (Former Employee) –  Derby, Derbyshire18 July 2017
excellent procedure with traceability on every part or i purchased for the manufacture of Trains . Accountability excellentwith good working conditions.
Pros
British manufacturer of Modern Trais
Cons
Long hours but remuneration excellent
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Great Opportunities
Project Engineer (Current Employee) –  Plymouth3 July 2017
Bombardier offers great Opportunities to Develop Oneself and Push employees to progress. The management team is very supportive and strives to achieve a great working environment.
Pros
Free Private Healthcare, Personal Contracts
Cons
A lot of Travel Required
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fun
FLT Driver/Warehouse Operative (Former Employee) –  Derby, Derbyshire2 July 2017
This is a great place to work for plenty of overtime and great pay really friendly place to work with lots of oppertunotys to go further in the company
Pros
great pay
Cons
laid off
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Good career opportunities
Composite Technician (Former Employee) –  Belfast, County Antrim21 June 2017
Working at b9mbardier for 22 yeats it provided a good standard of living for me and my family. It was a good career with lots of good friebds and colleagues
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Professional outfit
Supplier Quality Engineer Configuration Management (Current Employee) –  Doncaster, South Yorkshire / Derby8 May 2017
Professional business proving that UK manufacturing is not dead yet!
Modern quality techniques used. Good training prospects and professional approach to getting the job done right first time every time.
Pros
Good pay, stable UK business
Cons
long hours
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Very busy depot at times
Mechanical Engineer (Current Employee) –  Barton under Needwood, Staffordshire7 May 2017
It is a good place to work but just looking to move on i have been on various contracts from start to finish all different types of work carried out throughout my time there
Pros
Good rates could be better
Cons
Long hours, nights
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Rewarding, well paid jobs, suffers from poor top-down management
Various Roles (Former Employee) –  Belfast1 May 2017
For the most part, a relaxed, enjoyable work environment. Salary rates are good and career improvement opportunities are widely available (until the current situation arose).
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stable employment
Maintenance Technician /Incident assessor (Current Employee) –  Burton-On-Trent8 April 2017
stable employment with regular hours. awkward shift patterns means that you dont get to go out as a team out of work hours very often.
ok if you like working alot of nights and weekends
Pros
benefits package
Cons
awkward shift patterns
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Poor atmosphere
Admin (Former Employee) –  Mansfield31 March 2017
Work is okay, if you get in the right group and keep your head down.

But poor atmosphere overall, lots of back-biting and blaming of other people goes on when things go wrong.
Pros
Pay is ok - mostly
Cons
Poor Management
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great place to work
Engineer (Former Employee) –  Crewe, Cheshire13 March 2017
great place to work, really good wage, good career opportunities, friendly work force, most managers were ok and looked after staff, downside was compancy getting smaller and selling parts off, and started laying staff off.
Pros
good wage, friendly work mates and managers
Cons
laid people off as compancy got smaller
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