KBR

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Great place to learn, grow, travel - very high exposure to some of the biggest global projects.

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Arlington, VA
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Arlington, VA

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

Pros

+Movement within the company is encouraged - corporate, project site, internationally
+Structure - regular review process and HR guidelines
+Availability for training - internal and external
+AWW/AWS days (9/80 schedule)
+Supportive work environment - many of my closest friends are ones I worked for/with over the years
+Lots of free food as catering is everywhere and fun company events
+Paid parking and good company benefits - medical, dental, flex spending etc.
+Generous expense account rules

Cons

-Extensive travel, depending on what department you are in and your role
-Lay offs depending on the economy/market and projects
-Towards the end of my years at KBR, it seemed like revenues were decreasing and morale was low
-Hours were very long depending on what department you were in - nights and weekends were normal in many proposals and proposal-supporting departments

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Reinvest in your people.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1.  

    great place to work ,good team

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at KBR full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    good management. good work culture.

    Cons

    down town trafic .very busy in the morning and evenings

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    If you are female, look elsewhere

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Lead Accountant in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Lead Accountant in Houston, TX

    I have been working at KBR full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    There are a multitude of opportunities available at KBR. If you are willing to relocate, working on a project can be very profitable.

    Cons

    There are very few female role models in a position of power at KBR save for Sue Carter, CFO.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Diversify management

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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