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Black & Veatch Mechanical Engineer Reviews

Updated Sep 9, 2021

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Great Place to work

    Sep 9, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer in Kansas City, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Lots of career development opportunities, company works in many markets

    Cons

    If you aren't proactive, it can be easy to get lost in any big company

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Work life balance

    Apr 8, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great career opportunities and work life balance.

    Cons

    Not any major cons to speak of.

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  3. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Work Environment

    Mar 10, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer in Kansas City, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Salary was the best part

    Cons

    Bad environment while on the job

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  4. 4.0
    Former Intern, less than 1 year

    Great people, opporunity

    Jan 25, 2021 - Intern - Mechanical Engineering 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    As an intern, I received a substantial amount of work that helped me grow as an engineer. Great group of people, would definitely recommend.

    Cons

    Like other oil and gas jobs, the industry is cyclical.

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  5. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Mechanical Engineer

    Jan 23, 2021 - Mechanical Engineer III 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Interesting work. Flexible times to work.

    Cons

    Company culture could use some work. Appreciation of employees is lacking.

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great but slow company for innovation

    Jan 14, 2021 - Mechanical Process Engineer in Kansas City, MO
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits, flexible hours & amicable co-workers

    Cons

    Moving up the ladder is like playing a politics game rather than a person's ability.

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great Employee Owned Company to Work For

    Oct 15, 2020 - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Overland Park, KS
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Employee Owned Flexible Schedules Diverse Multiple Business Lines

    Cons

    Can be cyclical at times

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    Black & Veatch Response

    Director of Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback. We appreciate your input and are happy to hear you’re enjoying your experience here. If you have any further feedback to share please email us at BVWeCare@bv.com

  8. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Great Company to Work for

    Sep 16, 2020 - Mechanical Engineer II in Overland Park, KS
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great Company to Work for

    Cons

    Senior level management has been around for a long time and have somewhat static views/outlooks

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Pretty good, large company

    Jun 10, 2020 - Mechanical Engineer in Overland Park, KS
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Lots of engaged peers, freedom to speak up when you have concerns or want to learn new things.

    Cons

    Work is often repetitive, not much control over what kinds of jobs the team accepts (that's done in the Marketing department)

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great place to work

    Mar 25, 2019 - Mechanical Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great place to develop a career.

    Cons

    Nothing serious that you wouldn't experience at any other engineering firm

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