URS
3.1 of 5 525 reviews
www.urs.com San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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Unfortunate

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsThe employees in the field offices

ConsSuch heavy micro-management that decisions which should be made locally require 8 levels of approval hindering the ability to continue productive business.

Advice to Senior ManagementTrust that you have the right decision makers at the field level or replace them but recognize the impacts of not doing so. Check your ego at the door, your stamp doesn't need to be on every little thing.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Pretty good company to work for.

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    Pros: Global corporation with a diverse catalog of services. Great Place To Work program provides… Cons: Just OK pay and raises. Endless required on-line training; some is good but other modules seem to be too much. Performance reviews don't… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    I worked for them.

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    I worked at URS full-time


    Pros: the mission and the job are great. Cons: The leaders they put in charge make you wonder if they really think about these decisions. Seems like there are… Advice to Senior Management: Find educated people for lead and management roles. 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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