Larsen & Toubro
3.6 of 5 514 reviews
www.larsentoubro.com Mumbai, India 5000+ Employees

Larsen & Toubro Reviews

Updated Apr 15, 2014
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3.6 514 reviews

                             

94% Approve of the CEO

Larsen & Toubro CEO & Managing Director K. Venkataramanan

K. Venkataramanan

(259 ratings)

74% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Opportunity to learn new software"
    in 20 reviews
  • "L&T has a very good working system which is been followed"
    in 40 reviews
Cons:
  • "long working hours, no OT will be provided, 7 days a Week if in site"
    in 39 reviews
  • "Work Life balance needs to be understood by management"
    in 16 reviews
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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Larsen & Toubro

ProsMoney, pto 401k lunches babysitters

ConsPeople, money 401 dinners drive

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Good Learning

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time

ProsHas a strong base in india and very balanced company,

Consless flexibility, less compensation and benefits

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

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hard work is appreciated

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Larsen & Toubro

Pros- a Lot to learn
- Job Satisfaction

Cons- Too much work pressure
- No work timings
- less Compensation

Advice to Senior Management- Has to improve framework of conducting projects

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Not a challenging environment

Executive (Former Employee)

I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than a year

ProsGet all the time in world to work on things, relaxed, laid back

Consnot so challenging, least recognition to talents, do the same stuff over and over again, get all info from previously available results and keep repeating it, not worried about results that an excel prints out, revisions over and over again, contractors over-powering managers/management

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Larsen & Toubro, the slowly growing giant

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 3 years

ProsExcellent exposure and authority to various positions

ConsLow pay-scale, bureaucracy, Mid-level management crisis

Advice to Senior ManagementImprove Pay-scales, merit-based growth, make it a fun place to work at

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

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very good and excellent

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time

Prosgood management good workforce 5thword

Conssame as any other organization 5thword

Advice to Senior Managementcontinue to take care of your workforce and they will take care of you

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Good place to start your career.. Lots of learning opportunities

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than a year

ProsBrand Name
Freedom in work
Opportunities for growth

ConsLow Compensation
Semi PSU Culture
Locations of plants

– I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Poorly managed and empty promises company

Director (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 3 years

ProsSomewhat professional office, at least the office is nicely decorated

ConsAlways changing environment, poor management (never available) lack of delivery skilled managers off shore in India

Advice to Senior ManagementGet better delivery managers in India and get them to come to US for client /projects for long term...Put managers in place who are able to travel/VISA for long term projects. As well, get more VISA ready and US based delivery people.....

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Project Manager (Former Employee)
Chicago, IL

I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 8 years

ProsGood work culture and employee friendly work environment

ConsLow possibility to grow, as the senior management is not connected with the need to know basis.

Advice to Senior ManagementThink out of the box

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 3 years

ProsNothing, except stable job and regular paying job

ConsEverything, pay is not much and there is no scope of improvement

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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