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CH2M Reviews

Updated April 22, 2017
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  • Work Life Balance, working hours (in 18 reviews)

  • Upper management has no clue what is happening with employees or their career growth (in 37 reviews)

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  1. "Still the best"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bellevue, WA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CH2M full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Flexible schedule, above average pay, great project opportunities, extremely Innovative, and the best people.

    Cons

    Limited availability of overhead to staff with light workload.

    Advice to Management

    View your management position as a customer service job with your employees being your customers.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Project Coordinator 3"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Project Coordinator in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at CH2M full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Some flexible schedules, better than average pay, stock purchase plan, paid education if it benefits the company or your position

    Cons

    Management does not always see your potential and can be biased to titles

    Advice to Management

    Promote from within, recognize internal talent with appropriate salaries


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Love the culture!"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Manager in Englewood, CO
    Current Employee - IT Manager in Englewood, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CH2M (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    CH actively pursues diversity and that is a big plus. Great people and culture of inclusivity. Supervisors have made me feel valued and I feel they have my back.

    Cons

    Negativity and fear among many that survived restructuring and reductions in force in 2016.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing. Things are starting to look up.


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  5. "Great company to work for"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Project Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CH2M full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Work/life balance, internal education classes, motivational leaders, many opportunities to move upwards, great mentoring mentality

    Cons

    project burnout, the opportunity to move up for some career levels was nearly impossible without someone speaking up for you.

    Advice to Management

    Lower level staff is just as important as higher level staff.


  6. "Senior Electrical Designer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electrical AutoCAD Designer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Former Employee - Electrical AutoCAD Designer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CH2M (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    A very knowledgeable staff that is very helpful, and a great working atmosphere. Always the latest in technology to do assignments. A wide range of interesting projects to work on. Every day is a new learning experience.

    Cons

    None at this time, I really liked working there and I liked what I was doing.

    Advice to Management

    Improve project co-ordination between the departments.


  7. "Great place to work"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Specialist in Simpsonville, SC
    Current Employee - Human Resources Specialist in Simpsonville, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CH2M full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great collaborative work environment that is truly a positive

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Advice to Management

    none that I can think of


  8. "Work"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in San Marcos, TX
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in San Marcos, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CH2M (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great mentor and teaching
    Perfect amount of work load
    Freedom to think and encouraged to contribute
    Great communication with Clients

    Cons

    Everyone is trying to play catch up
    Too much red tape. It takes too long to get anything started or done.

    Advice to Management

    Put more people in administrative roles. Do not rely on one person or just yourself.

    CH2M Response

    Nov 23, 2016 – Global Talent Brand Strategist

    Thanks for your feedback and glad you liked our internship program. We’re working hard to simplify the organization and reduce the “red tape” to give our employees more time to focus on what they ... More


  9. "Process Engineer"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Process Engineer in Cypress, TX
    Former Employee - Process Engineer in Cypress, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at CH2M (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent work environment. Team work oriented

    Cons

    Aimed more to environmental. Not much into oil and gas

    Advice to Management

    consider getting into that market as well


  10. "CH2M Greenville SC"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Piping Designer in Bellaire, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Piping Designer in Bellaire, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CH2M (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent Piping Manager.
    Good location.
    Great IT support group.

    Cons

    None to speak of. Good staff to work with.

    Advice to Management

    Management was good and always accessible.


  11. "Water Engineer 1"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Water Resources Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Water Resources Engineer in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at CH2M full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    It's located in San Diego.

    Cons

    It is very difficult to confront employees on their shortcomings help them develop professionally, on a personal level.


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