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Amec Foster Wheeler Reviews

Updated August 14, 2017
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  1. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Inspection in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Inspection in Houston, TX

    I worked at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Very Good Compensation and Benefits.

    Cons

    No cons at this time.

    Advice to Management

    No advice to be given.


  2. "Big company worth a look"

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

    I have been working at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Benefits! Support of my teammates.

    Cons

    Huge company, not a lot of cohesion even within buildings/departments.

    Advice to Management

    You're doing the best you can with regional top down approaches.

  3. "Junior designer at AMECFW"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time

    Pros

    A lot of room to grow and learn new skills

    Cons

    slow start but definitely recommended


  4. "Great learning opportunity"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Amec Foster Wheeler as an intern

    Pros

    Friendly staff, great training, a lot of places to visit

    Cons

    Didn't have a lot for me to do in the last couple of weeks


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Amec Foster Wheeler"

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    Current Employee - Land Surveyor in Orlando, FL
    Current Employee - Land Surveyor in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Amec Foster Wheeler part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The company treats me like i am a family member.

    Cons

    The company has no cons


  6. "Great"

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Baytown, TX
    Former Employee - Warehouse Associate in Baytown, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    They care about their employees, pay is competitive, great benefits

    Cons

    None to list, great experience


  7. "Labor forman"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The people I work with and I enjoyed what I do and always be my brother are sister keeper

    Cons

    I do not have any

  8. "Senior Control Systems Designer"

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    Former Employee - Control Systems Engineer/Designer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Control Systems Engineer/Designer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Flex time; vendor luncheons were informative; inhouse training; work closely with leads and also given design freedom ...

    Cons

    None really. The company is now under AMEC former Paragon. I have not worked for them but would like to.

    Advice to Management

    No advice. Keep up communications across disciplines to adhere to concept of the task force.


  9. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Environmental Technician in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Environmental Technician in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Knowledgeable staff, nice offices (more or less), kind coworkers, good benefits, many years of collective experience in this office. Great place to learn the industry and other professionals.
    Overall, a rock-solid place with good people.

    Cons

    Not sure how much potential there is for promotions internally. Pretty top/management heavy.
    Dash cameras in company vehicles are kind of a bummer. "3 Strikes, you're out" company vehicle violations policy.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing. Thumbs up.


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Good balance between office and field work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great work environment, ability to advance, good people

    Cons

    Some long hours and travel


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