Jacobs Engineering
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www.jacobs.com Pasadena, CA 5000+ Employees

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Great Firm

CAD Designer (Current Employee)
Denver, CO

ProsFlexible schedule, modern work environment, good staffing, focus on safety

ConsTend to feel like just a number in such a large organization.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Too big, too bureaucratic to maneuver effectively in a rapidly changing market

    Project Control Specialist (Current Employee)
    Arlington, VA

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


    Pros: Lots of opportunities in the immediate, to be used as a stepping stone for something else. Jacobs project work is great way to meet… Cons: Don't expect to grow within the company. Jacobs is awful at recognizing the talent they already have. They never seem to be done… Advice to Senior Management: It's more than time to stop shuffling the same deck of cards. Ineffective management and leadership that can't maintain long-established client relationships should not… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    OK company to work for but I have had much better jobs.

    Principal Engineer (Current Employee)
    Fort Walton Beach, FL

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


    Pros: Semi-secure but the contract is rebid constantly. Cons: Limited chances for promotion unless you are a brown nosing,… Advice to Senior Management: Treat your employees like they are valuable and not just… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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