URS
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www.urs.com San Francisco, CA 5000+ Employees

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Big company, small office feel

Geologist (Current Employee)
Santa Barbara, CA

ProsEncouraging of professional growth, will pay for professional licensure
Field work in Santa Barbara just may have an ocean view
Well established company provides excellent support, resources
Excellent safety culture

ConsSalary discrepancies between people at same level
Waves of busy times (60+ hours weeks) followed by lulls (scraping for billable hours)

Advice to Senior ManagementThanks for working so hard. Please continue to listen and respond to staff suggestions. We appreciate it.

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

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    Big company; but good

    Marketing Coordinator (Former Employee)
    Virginia Beach, VA

    I worked at URS full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: although it is a large company and sometimes very hard to navigate, it treats… Cons: can be difficult to get the necessary information needed to perform job tasks… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Don't apply

    Staff Engineer (Former Employee)
    Seattle, WA

    I worked at URS full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: This is ok company for some recent graduate. You will gain lots of experience with an intersive on-the-job training. Basically, you will perform… Cons: Worked 60 sometimes 70 hrs a week, including weekends and afterwork hours, with no overtime compensation. It would not even be that bad if… Advice to Senior Management: Be honest, and say as it is - you don't… 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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