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  • Mar 21, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Engineer in Houston, Texas

    Market compatible benefit package to Houston market

  • Mar 04, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Refining process conceptual design Technicien in Houston, Texas

    The best thing is the attention the employee and the managers of the company give to others. If you hill they are there for you. The worst thing is that at the end you´ll have to leave the company and its people.

  • Feb 11, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Houston, Texas

    good benefits, flex work schedule

  • Feb 20, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Houston, Texas

    Trying to get information on my former spouse retirement plan ,401 plans etc who recently passed away. After 44 years they say he had nothing. Really!

  • Feb 06, 2019
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Newark, Delaware

    The pay scale range is huge for the same position. If you were hired at low pay scale, after 5 years, you will find yourself at the same pay scale. No bonus or annual pay increase.

  • Nov 16, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Houston, Texas

    5.5% 401k match is quite nice, PTO accrual rate is good (3+ weeks per year) Health insurance is awful and fairly expensive for what you get. Cheapest plan ($200 per month for a family plan) has a $4,500 individual and $9,000 family deductible. I've found that it's cheaper sometimes to elect to not use my insurance because the self-pay price is cheaper. Dental and vision coverage and premiums are good (typical from what I've seen with other employers).

  • Oct 26, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Houston, Texas

    "Maternity leave" and PTO are laughable for a Fortune 500 company. Paternity leave doesn't exist. Maternity leave consists of possibly (depending on tenure) 5 weeks of paid leave at varying levels of compensation. You are then entitled to the government's required 12 weeks of unpaid FMLA leave (if you've been employed at least a year + some hours worked criteria). If you have been employed less than a year, you do not receive FMLA and you are also not entitled to ask for a personal leave of absence. It is a 9/80 schedule, so expect to be separated from your newborn for even longer each day after having to drop them at daycare, etc. at 6-8 weeks old. Vacation & sick time are rolled into one bank of PTO. I believe the maximum at any level of service is approximately 4 weeks total PTO. It is not provided up front; you have to accrue it. Some hours are allowed to be rolled over into the next year.

  • Jun 14, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Contracts Manager in Houston, Texas

    good benefits, current market rate.

  • May 27, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Associate Engineering Project Manager in Birmingham, Alabama

    Good 401k match (up to 5.5%).

  • Apr 29, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Houston, Texas

    KBR had a decent retirement package for employees

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