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Great company!

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Jacobs full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

I was a Jacobs employee for 5 years. Great pay, benefits, and company culture.

Cons

I had a hard time working out FMLA and disability issues with our local HR department. I had a hard time getting up-to-date paperwork (forms, info, etc.) and getting in touch with personnel. Later the HR department switched over to a help desk/ticket system in which we had to submit queries through their online portal. If employees tried to contact any of the personnel directly instead of submitting a ticket, supervisors were reprimanded; this effectively stunted HR accessibility.

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    Good mission and work-life balance

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    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Fort Walton Beach, FL
    Current Employee - Test Engineer in Fort Walton Beach, FL

    I have been working at Jacobs full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good place to work
    Good mission
    Low stress

    Cons

    No where to move up.. just project after project with little change in job duties

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    No opinion of CEO
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    Very good opportunity to gain valuable experience at a well run company.

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    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Design Engineer in Houston, TX

    I worked at Jacobs full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Very knowledgeable co-workers to learn from, well managed and balanced company.
    Good workers can quickly move upwards, with very little micro-management to get in the way.

    Cons

    Only the on again / off again nature of government work (It was all NASA contract work)

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    No opinion of CEO
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