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Duke Energy Reviews

Updated February 27, 2017
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  • Work-Life balance was not a priority in my department (in 17 reviews)

  • Upper management made some really poor decisions when I worked there (in 14 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Whistle Blower Program"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Employee Concerns Consultant in Southport, NC
    Former Employee - Employee Concerns Consultant in Southport, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Duke Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, clean & safe nuclear environment, great management & coworkers, lots of training & good opportunities.

    Cons

    Regulated environment, rigorous procedures & guidelines, daily safety & behavior monitoring

    Advice to Management

    Maintain a good work environment and abide by the company motto, "Treating employees with dignity and respect".


  2. "Good"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good place to work. work life balance is better.

    Cons

    Less average salary. Less than the average national statistics.


  3. "Intern"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great company, I learned a lot.

    Cons

    Wish I could have worked there longer!


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  5. "Safety conscious company that treats its employees with value"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Duke Energy as a contractor

    Pros

    Excellent wages
    Surrounded by talented workers
    Safety-conscious culture

    Cons

    Some employees of the company treat the contingent workers with contempt.

    Advice to Management

    Place more value on your diligent contingent workers.


  6. "Accounts Payable"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable in Cincinnati, OH
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable in Cincinnati, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Duke Energy full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    They are good to their employees

    Cons

    You don't own the business

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  7. "Real Estate Governance and Data Management Intern"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Very much enjoyed the team I worked with. Very knowledgable and always willing to help. Opportunities to go out in the field and visit substations. Opportunities to understand other departments.

    Cons

    No cons for Duke Energy, it really is a great company to work for.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work!


  8. "Stable Utility Company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    stable, long term potential, unwaivering

    Cons

    none, nothing to complain about


  9. "Finance/Accounting Intern"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great culture and interactive team environment

    Cons

    Accounting/Finance work is very specific to energy industry


  10. "Grid Analyst Intern"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Duke Energy as an intern

    Pros

    Great work environment with very helpful coworkers. They will make sure you are properly trained and help you along the way to ensure your success.

    Cons

    I don't have any downsides of this company. It was an overall excellent experience and a great way to get my career started.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing. I couldn't have asked for a better manager/mentor with my internship. I gained so much knowledge from them.


  11. "Brunswick Nuclear Plant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Design Engineer Intern in Southport, NC
    Former Employee - Design Engineer Intern in Southport, NC

    Pros

    People are great, lot of benefits, pays well, great locations

    Cons

    The Future of Nuclear is unclear



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