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so-so pays the bills. job security one week the next your scared!

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Current Employee - Aircraft Worker  in  San Diego, CA
Current Employee - Aircraft Worker in San Diego, CA

I have been working at URS full-time for more than a year

Pros

20.18 an hour. Fast paced and pretty exciting work

Cons

Pay is stagnant. Advancement is based off of naval service. we are not in navy anymore.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Good company, but middle managers allowed to use favoritism.

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    Current Employee - Control Room  in  Anniston, AL
    Current Employee - Control Room in Anniston, AL

    I have been working at URS full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Strong corporate leadership, great pay, good benefits.

    Cons

    Middle managers are allowed to play favorites for promotions & assignments. Personal strengths and abilities are often denigrated to suppress ambition & support this favoritism.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Speak anonymously with you bottom-line workers. Most have been programmed to portray their Supervisors positively in fear of being black-listed. Your greatest challenge is finding out how your workers REALLY feel. Remember, a termite-ridden home looks great from the outside...

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    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 3 people found this helpful  

    Mixed bag

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Oakland, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oakland, CA

    I have been working at URS full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people and unmatched flexibility

    Cons

    Not a good place for women
    Poor management
    Few opportunities for advancement

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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