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AECOM Reviews

Updated October 23, 2017
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Pros
  • You can bury yourself in work or have a work/life balance; your choice (in 88 reviews)

  • Also opportunities to work overseas (in 59 reviews)

Cons
  • work overtime sometimes, work life balance not good enough (in 59 reviews)

  • Drive from upper management somehow dwindled down the vine (in 124 reviews)

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  1. "Electrical Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Excellent employer in every way.

    Cons

    No cons, they're a great employer.

    Advice to Management

    Employees are your greatest resource.


  2. "Good Place to Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits; Nice people; Great tools to work with

    Cons

    Contract work. At the end of your contract you need to find another in-house contract

    Advice to Management

    You are doing a good job

  3. "Structural Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Excellent Company to work with

    Cons

    I have worked for 27 ye.ars. The company has fantastic benefits and no Cons

    Advice to Management

    Keep up with great work


  4. "Awesome"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Great staff, everyone was really chill and helpful - never pushy or even in a bad mood. Good all around

    Cons

    I was an intern there and they didnt have an "intern program" in my location, so I was youngest by far

    Advice to Management

    Keep up what you are doing, I absolutely loved working there


  5. "Designer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Great people , hour , Salary

    Cons

    Need better coffee and lunch food.


  6. "Changes still going on"

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Columbia, SC
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant in Columbia, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM part-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Diversity of projects, lots of entrepreneurial spirit

    Cons

    Administrivia abounds in the tracking of project progress and financials


  7. "Traffic Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Traffic Engineer in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Traffic Engineer in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    - management is very appreciative
    - coworkers are friendly
    - the employee can advance quickly

    Cons

    - The health plan is not that good. Deductibles are somehow high comparing to the monthly rates

    Advice to Management

    Try to be more involved in Connected Vehicles world

  8. "Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    The experience gained here is unique. You will not get the exposure to so many high-profile projects in any other company.

    Cons

    Old School management and bureaucracy might be counterproductive for millennials like me.

    Advice to Management

    Express interest in employees' success and well-being, help your employees with career development and promote teleworking.


  9. "Program Manager"

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    Former Employee - Program Manager in Detroit, MI
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Detroit, MI

    I worked at AECOM full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people and leadership. Enjoyed my time

    Cons

    None. I'm just filling space to get the form to submit.

    Advice to Management

    Keepp up the good work


  10. "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Work flexibility, opportunity to grow.

    Cons

    Dealing with the clients who have no respect.

    Advice to Management

    None


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