National Renewable Energy Lab
3.6 of 5 54 reviews
www.nrel.gov Golden, CO 1000 to 5000 Employees

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excellent

Senior Engineer I (Current Employee)
Golden, CO

Prosexcellent resources for conducting research

Consrules and regulations slow down research down a little.

Advice to Senior Managementreduce bureaucratic delays if possible

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great People and Mission, Poor Leadership and Bureaucratic

    Senior Professional (Current Employee)
    Golden, CO

    I have been working at National Renewable Energy Lab


    Pros: The mission can't be beat, and most people care deeply about their work. For the most part, the people are great to work with.… Cons: Having been at NREL for 30 years, I offer this observation in relation to previous leadership regimes. The managing partnership is dysfunctional, as the partners are… Advice to Senior Management: This is a real and serious situation, and it's getting worse! Please re-evaluate and redesign the system by which senior managers are measured. … Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    A great phd Experience if you can handel the bureaucracy

    Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee)
    Golden, CO

    I have been working at National Renewable Energy Lab


    Pros: -Large amount of knowledge in the areas of renewable energy -Great… Cons: -They take safety a little too much to the extreme… Advice to Senior Management: -Scientists should be in charge of more of the lab experience so that the people… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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