Bowman Consulting

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Bowman Consulting Reviews

Updated September 20, 2014
Updated September 20, 2014
5 Reviews
3.5
5 Reviews
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  1.  

    Well-rounded intern experience gave me a lot of exposure and knowledge moving forward.

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    Former Employee - Intern
    Former Employee - Intern

    I worked at Bowman Consulting full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Comfortable office environment with helpful and respectful fellow employees.
    I was given a wide range of tasks which really helped to see all areas of the field.

    Cons

    The only con I can think of is the lack of an intern orientation or specific program. Instead I was treated essentially as a new hire and given immediate tasks to complete. However, some may see this as a positive.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Just ok

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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant

    I worked at Bowman Consulting full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good benefits and insurance, work-life balance and time off policy is good

    Cons

    NO room for growth, managements picks favorites when giving promotions - very personal workplace, you are judged and rewarded based on who likes you and how much, NOT on your degree, skills, and qualifications

    No opinion of CEO
  3. 2 people found this helpful  

    Not so good

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    Former Employee - Crew Chief in Chantilly, VA
    Former Employee - Crew Chief in Chantilly, VA

    I worked at Bowman Consulting full-time

    Pros

    Access to the latest technology

    Cons

    No loyalty or sense of obligation. They lied to me about how busy they were.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't make someone pay hundreds of dollars to fly in and interview, hire them, make them pay several thousands of dollars to move here for work, and them lay them off after four months. That is despicable and really set me back significantly. Other survey companies don't have anything nice to say about you as far as I have heard. You dirty dogged me, and I won't forget it!

    Doesn't Recommend
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  5.  

    Good employees and a good work environment.

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    Former Employee - Civil Engineering
    Former Employee - Civil Engineering

    I worked at Bowman Consulting as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    While Bowman has many locations nationwide, you wont get lost in the company because each office has a manageable number of employees, and everyone knows everyone.

    Cons

    The workload can sometimes be unbearable, but that can also be a plus, because you are always busy. Be ready to work at Bowman!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have more company events to gather people from other nearby offices. It's always good to become friends with people in other areas. I feel like there was a disconnect between some offices. All in all a good place to work, and everyone is very friendly.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Bowman took me in as in intern with good intentions, I feel. the economy changed everything.

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    Current Employee - Civil Engineering
    Current Employee - Civil Engineering

    I have been working at Bowman Consulting

    Pros

    good pay, great projects when there is work

    Cons

    typical civil engineerin firm-- when the economy is bad, your job is likely to be replaced or eliminated

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    try to broaden the services you offer.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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