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Descon Engineering Reviews

Updated Sep 10, 2019

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3.8
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Descon Engineering CEO Abdul Razak Dawood (no image)
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31 Ratings
Pros
  • "Working Environment is quite good(in 17 reviews)

  • "Good Environment for learning about Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering as well as Metallurgical Engineering(in 13 reviews)

Cons
  • "It is probably the only big company in Pakistan that has such a low salary(in 10 reviews)

  • "Hell of working hours especially at project sites(in 7 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. Helpful (1)

    "Contracting Firm"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wichita, KS
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Descon Engineering full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Turnkey Contractors. Plenty of projects

    Cons

    Mediocre salary and moderate benefits.

    Descon Engineering2016-06-28
  2. "EPCC Oil & Gas Company"

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    Current Employee - Senior Planner in Lahore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Descon Engineering full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good for learning and understand a system

    Cons

    Hire employees on project base.

    Descon Engineering2019-09-11
  3. "Not so bad"

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    Current Employee - Proposal Engineer in Lahore
    Recommends

    I have been working at Descon Engineering full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Relaxed environment and good learning

    Cons

    Slow progress . There is no flexibility for mothers. There is no childcare

    Descon Engineering2019-08-23
  4. "Safety Officer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Descon Engineering part-time

    Pros

    It is one the companies that gives opportunities to both freshers and experienced people who are in need of a job to establish their career.

    Cons

    Salaries are a bit low, but can be manageable.

    Descon Engineering2019-07-30
  5. "HSE"

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    Former Employee - HSE in Lahore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Descon Engineering full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    HSE - Descon Engineering Company

    Cons

    Descon Engineering - Mangla Dam

    Advice to Management

    Good Job Keep it up

    Descon Engineering2019-07-15
  6. "Electrical supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Electrical Engineer in Lahore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Descon Engineering full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great Plat form u experience profile

    Cons

    Please u r old employees increasing salary

    Advice to Management

    Please check all old employees salary please increase the salary because they are new employees salary higher for old employees

    Descon Engineering2019-07-14
  7. "Good for learning and gaining practical experience"

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    Current Employee - Electrical & Instrument QA&QC Engineer in Lahore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Descon Engineering full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Learning environment and provides opportunities for gaining experience

    Cons

    Very low salaries including perks & benefits

    Descon Engineering2019-05-11
  8. "design Enginner"

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    Former Employee - Electrical Design Engineer in Lahore

    I worked at Descon Engineering full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    very friendly environment good culture team work

    Cons

    BD team need to improve

    Advice to Management

    good manament

    Descon Engineering2019-05-10
  9. "Not Very Good Noq"

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    Current Employee - Lead Engineer in Lahore
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Descon Engineering full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Learning Environment for new comers

    Cons

    Less salary, favoritism, not transparent appraisals, policies only in the interest of company, no value of employee

    Advice to Management

    Policies should be revised, appraisals should be transparent and not based on favotrism, salaries should be revised

    Descon Engineering2019-05-17
  10. "Work experience"

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    Current Employee - Lead Recruiter in Lahore Cantonment
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Descon Engineering full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Rich in culture Well disciplined State of art facilities Diversified learning experience

    Cons

    Salary and benefits are not market competitive

    Advice to Management

    Market competitive c&b

    Descon Engineering2019-04-19
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