CB&I Reviews | Glassdoor

CB&I Reviews

Updated October 19, 2017
797 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-timePart-time

797 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
More Pros and Cons

  1. "COO"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at CB&I full-time

    Pros

    Laid back atmosphere during the week

    Cons

    Long hours each and every day


  2. "CBI Company review"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Records Management/Document Control Manager in Laurens, SC
    Current Employee - Records Management/Document Control Manager in Laurens, SC
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CB&I full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    High Tempo, challenging, multifaceted company

    Cons

    CB&I is closing the Laurens Plant.

  3. "Pros and Cons"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Scientist III in San Francisco, CA
    Current Employee - Scientist III in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity to move laterally, should one get tired of a specific location. New projects means constant learning and growth.

    Cons

    Poor communication between management and rest of the company can lead to frustration and distrust.


  4. "Working at CB&I was a great experience and stepping stone into the construction feild."

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Laborer Journey II in Willis, TX
    Former Employee - Laborer Journey II in Willis, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CB&I full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great pay, benefits are amazing, the people were awesome and the work was plentiful.

    Cons

    Hot days, sometimes overtime was needed. Being a new hand in construction.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Engineering and Construction"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at CB&I full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Highly undervalued with room for improvement, good compensation and work hours

    Cons

    Workplace values and deteriorating culture, bloated corporate governance


  6. "N/A"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Engineer in Augusta, GA
    Former Employee - Field Engineer in Augusta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CB&I (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay and long hours.

    Cons

    Unwillingness to heed the advice of contract employees. Inexperience.


  7. "Behavioral Health Clinician"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Behavioral Health Clinician in Phoenix, AZ
    Current Employee - Behavioral Health Clinician in Phoenix, AZ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company offers 5 weeks of PTO.

    Cons

    Improve safety and improve physical work environment

    Advice to Management

    Create better safety for clinicians and improve working conditions

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Good Experience But Poor Management"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineer
    Former Employee - Engineer
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at CB&I full-time

    Pros

    Lots of clients
    You get the opportunity to travel to many different project sites
    Experience in a lot of different roles
    Straight time overtime (even salaried workers get overtime)

    Cons

    Long hours on project sites
    Bad Management
    Burnout likely
    Corporate disconnected from workers
    Project based (permanent job is not stable)

    Advice to Management

    Better working hours on project sites. On large projects away from home, have a guaranteed week back in the home office every 2 months or so.


  9. "Engineer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CB&I full-time

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits for engineers with experience

    Cons

    Cbi has a Very corporate atmosphere


  10. "Former Employee"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Knoxville, TN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Knoxville, TN

    I worked at CB&I full-time

    Pros

    Worked at CB&I for 24 years. My coworkers were great and I could not ask for a better team to work with, we were like family. The pay was good. CB&I was a good company to work for until we were hit with layoffs.

    Cons

    Keep your associates informed by communicating. Low employee morale.


Showing 797 of 867 reviews
Reset Filters