CDM Smith Overview

  • Boston, MA
  • 5001 to 10000 Employees
  • 1947
  • Company - Private
  • Business Consulting
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality ...
Mission: CDM Smith's core values define CDM Smith—excellence, initiative, shared commitment, integrity, and teamwork— are fundamental and enduring principles that guide our collective and individual decisions, strategies, and actions. Our Vision CDM Smith will be a global water, ...

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CDM Smith Reviews

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"Great Company Great Culture"

Jul 20, 2022 - Project Manager I in Houston, TX
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Good benefits and good leadership


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CDM Smith Interviews

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CDM Smith Awards & Accolades

  • Forbes America's Best Midsized Employers 2017Forbes.com2017

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Social Responsibility Pledge

    Formal programs or foundation to give back to communities

  • Pledge to Thrive

    Taking steps to prioritize employee well-being

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

  • Returnships

    Offer formal "internships" for mid-career people or those returning to the workforce

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What is paid time off like at CDM Smith?

...Great benefits, excellent PTO plan, great WFH flexibility, tons of work, big and important jobs, big international profile, employee owned...

January 26, 2022

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Employees rate CDM Smith 4 out of 5 stars based on 736 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 85% of employees would recommend working at CDM Smith to a friend. This is based on 663 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

68% of job seekers rate their interview experience at CDM Smith as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.5 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at CDM Smith.

74% of employees think that CDM Smith has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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