Con Edison Reviews

Updated Jun 14, 2020

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3.7
75%
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95%
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Con Edison President & CEO John McAvoy
John McAvoy
182 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great Company, many opportunities to move around, good benefits(in 49 reviews)

  • "good pay, good location, very prestigious company(in 41 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Good Place to Work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Engineering Aide 

    I worked at Con Edison part-time

    Pros

    Definitely exists great opportunity for growth and experience throughout the company

    Cons

    Your experiences is something you have to push for as it is not given to you

  2. "Great benefits"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in New York, NY

    I have been working at Con Edison full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and always care about family

    Cons

    Really don’t have any cons

  3. "Great Company to grow a career"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Specialist in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Con Edison full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    401k, Diversity, Location, Continued Growth

    Cons

    Not many, you have to work to move forward with your career

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    "CE Review"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Con Edison full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Diverse, offers flexible work days/work life balance

    Cons

    Outsourced most IT functions, some areas are hard to move into

  5. Helpful (1)

    "IT Project manager"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Specialist in New York, NY

    I worked at Con Edison full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It’s a utility so it is stable and consistent

    Cons

    It is a utility so it is risk adverse and resistant to change

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Aide intern"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brooklyn, NY

    I worked at Con Edison full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Pay was pretty good for first internship

    Cons

    Intern program is not steady or a good learning environment

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Good company, disorganized and vanishing IT organization"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Systems Analyst in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Con Edison full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Very flexible hours, steady pace of work, freedom to learn

    Cons

    Shockingly poor management hires, limited work from home, office energy

  8. "Mechanic B salary"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Mechanic B in Flushing, NY

    I have been working at Con Edison full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, many job opportunities

    Cons

    Vacation time could be longer

  9. "Good Starter job for experience."

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Con Edison full-time

    Pros

    Alot of training opportunity. Colleagues.

    Cons

    Minimum benefits. No balance of work life.

  10. "Hiring process lengthy"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative 

    I have been working at Con Edison full-time

    Pros

    Great company to work for most people retire from it

    Cons

    Long hiring process And unclear path to management

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