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Ameresco Reviews

Updated Jan 11, 2020

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3.7
73%
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76%
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Ameresco CEO George Sakellaris
George Sakellaris
24 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people, competent executives, motivated staff, competitive compensation, and pretty good benefits(in 5 reviews)

  • "Very flexible and fostering work environment(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome place to work"

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    Current Employee - Analyst 

    I have been working at Ameresco full-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with

    Cons

    average pay compared to the market

    Ameresco2020-01-11
  2. "Good work environment and team work"

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    Former Employee - Staff Accountant in Framingham, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ameresco full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    team mentality, leadership, quality of employees life

    Cons

    Unorganized at times people were so busy all the time

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    Ameresco2019-10-06
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Awesome place to work"

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    Current Employee - Operations Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ameresco full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    the team is great to work with

    Cons

    not any to speak of

    Ameresco2019-08-29
  4. "Good Intentions, Bad organization"

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    Former Employee - Proposal Coordinator 
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ameresco full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good size, great pay, great benefits. They recognize when you are working hard and treat their employees good.

    Cons

    Disconnection between offices and poor communication. Lack of opportunities to move up professionally.

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    Ameresco2019-04-11
  5. "Enjoyed my eight (8) year employment tenure"

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    Former Employee - SeniorProject Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ameresco full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great culture & high expectations

    Cons

    Management work history (sales) not suited for best profit goals (construction)

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    Ameresco2019-02-01
  6. "Dynamic and Innovative at times"

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    Former Employee - Project Development Engineer in Framingham, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ameresco full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Friendly Environment, good benefits, innovative most of the times, honest

    Cons

    Could have better work-life balance too conservative slow to adapt technology

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    Ameresco2019-01-14
  7. "So far so good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Ameresco full-time

    Pros

    Willing to spend money to make improvements

    Cons

    Wages could be better to compensate cost of living in some areas

    Ameresco2018-11-09
  8. "Engineering Assistant"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ameresco for less than a year

    Pros

    Great size company, very personable, very fair pay, interesting work. challenging and rewarding work.

    Cons

    Not too many cons, if you dont like open office space or spending a majority of your time at a desk the days can get long

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    Ameresco2018-09-13
  9. "Engineering Assistant"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ameresco

    Pros

    Great place to learn and work, especially the Distributed Energy Resource group!

    Cons

    Should create friendly culture

    Ameresco2018-08-27
  10. "Well paid for and well defined job description."

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    Current Employee - Solar Construction Manager in Fairfield, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ameresco full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Experienced management, team oriented, good salary. Covered requested training class costs. Expectations reasonable. High emphasis on personal and site safety.

    Cons

    Temp. job based on a portfolio of projects that did not materialize. No benefits, paid off, sick or holidays given.

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    Ameresco2018-05-07
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