S & B Engineers and Constructors Overview

  • www.sbec.com
  • Houston, TX
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1967
  • Company - Private
  • Energy & Utilities
  • $1 to $5 billion (USD)

CompetitorsBurns & McDonnell, Fluor, Bechtel
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We are the best kept secret in the EPC industry. Founded in 1967 on the principles of honesty, integrity and safety, S & B is one of the leading EPC firms in the USA. We have built many types of projects, but our primary focus is on midstream, refining, petrochemicals & ...
Mission: "We make NO compromise with respect to Morality, Ethics, and Safety. If a design or work practice is perceived to be unsafe, we do not proceed until the issue is resolved."​

S & B Engineers and Constructors Reviews

4.1
78%
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89%
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James W. (Brook ) Brookshire
James W. (Brook ) Brookshire
47 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Good company"

Jan 22, 2023 - Foreman in Houston, TX
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good pay for starting, good workplace

Cons

Hours, and that’s about it
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Diversity & Inclusion at S & B Engineers and Constructors

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S & B Engineers and Constructors Interviews

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Negative17%
Getting an Interview
Employee Referral31%
Applied online31%
Staffing Agency23%
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  1. Entry Level Mechanical Engineer Interview

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    Accepted Offer
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    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at S & B Engineers and Constructors (United States)

    Interview

    Offer rescinded 1 week before start date after having an official signed offer of employment for 8 months.

    Got interview through university job board during senior year. Interviewed on site in Houston. Accepted offer. Maintained periodic contact for 8 months. Paid for and passed the FE exam upon request of the company. Company rescinded offer 1 week before start date. Zero separation compensation. Could not file for unemployment. Loads of student debt. 3 months until the Fall recruiting cycle started again for new college graduates. Etc.
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    Basic behavioral questions. Discussion on skills and interests.

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Company Updates

July 10, 2019
S & B has been selected by LyondellBasell to perform construction for an ethers unit as part of the world-scale PO/TBA Project. Learn more below:
Shared image - S & B Selected by LyondellBasell to Perform Construction for Ethers Unit for World-Scale PO/TBA Project in US Gulf Coast
S & B Selected by LyondellBasell to Perform Construction for Ethers Unit for World-Scale PO/TBA Project in US Gulf Coast
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July 10, 2019
The Houston Chronicle ranked S & B as the tenth largest private company in Houston based on revenue. Check it out below!
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Construction firm S&B bucks trends to boost revenues
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Employees rate S & B Engineers and Constructors 4.1 out of 5 stars based on 174 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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