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Updated Dec 3, 2022

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Found 2,117 of over 3K reviews
4.0
78% Recommend to a Friend
EDF Président Directeur Général Jean-Bernard Lévy
77% Approve of CEO

Found 927 of over 3K reviews

4.0
78%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
Approve of CEO
EDF Président Directeur Général Jean-Bernard Lévy
Jean-Bernard Lévy
485 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "good benefits including full benefits for family all paid by the company(in 68 reviews)
  • "Most of people were great and if you worked hard and took on experience you were given respect.(in 65 reviews)
  • "Good work life balance in always great(in 50 reviews)
  • "Good salary and conditions.(in 37 reviews)
  • "A good Pension scheme (although not available to new staff)(in 31 reviews)
Cons
  • "Parfois un peu trop d'administratifs et de procédures dans le management qui empêchent la réactivité dans la prise de décision.(in 64 reviews)
  • "Some managers are absolutely shocking, however this is the case in all company's i would imagine.(in 17 reviews)
  • "Leadership is awful.(in 11 reviews)
  • "Male senior management, lack of new blood, information drought, clunky old systems, limited innovation, slow, ugly brand, hierarchical, lack of responsibility, regulation, unsexy industry(in 11 reviews)
  • "Hiérarchie très prononcée qui a tendance à ralentir cruellement les process et augmente les risques de manque de communication(in 10 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    EDF Review!

    Oct 20, 2022 - Project Engineer in Columbia, MD
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
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    Pros

    Great company to work for.

    Cons

    No complaints. I enjoy the atmosphere.

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  2. 2.0
    Former Employee

    Great Industry, Chaotic Execution

    Nov 23, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - Great cause & industry - Great coworkers - Great benefits - Takes yearly internal survey seriously

    Cons

    - Incredibly unorganized/chaotic work environment - Workload larger than achievable (filling in for removed employees, culture of working past EOD) - Poor communication between departments - Poor communication between managers and their direct reports - Near nonexistent training/onboarding - Company management style is old and incredibly rigid (has not kept up with modern management practices) - Heavy resistance to new ideas/processes - Lots of "red tape"

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    GREAT

    Oct 12, 2022 - Nuclear Power Plant Operator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great workplace, great coworkers nice

    Cons

    awful smell at points which can be frustrating

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    good start for the career

    Sep 16, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    work life balance in the company

    Cons

    limited growth in the company

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Work Culture

    Sep 28, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    A data analyst or scientist has a trove of data to work with.

    Cons

    Teams can be siloed and collaboration can be at times tedious

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  7. 2.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Like all companies - there’s good, bad, and ugly

    Sep 24, 2022 - Procurement in San Diego, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great people; depending on your group, no micro managing

    Cons

    Definitely need to work on increasing salaries to market rate

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great people

    Aug 23, 2022 - Analyst 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    benefits, awesome coworkers, Supportive management

    Cons

    I do not know yet

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  9. 1.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Horrible

    Sep 13, 2022 - Anonymous-Former Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    None, do not waste your time

    Cons

    They only give bonuses to their friends. The company is very "clique-ish. No work/life balance.

    1 person found this review helpful
  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great

    Aug 2, 2022 - Analyst in San Diego, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great people and great work place vibe

    Cons

    Working remotely can be hard sometimes

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  11. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Good first job

    Aug 16, 2022 - Marketing Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - Good development opportunities - Good range of roles available in the graduate scheme

    Cons

    - Lots of red tape - Not the most organised scheme

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EDF has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 3,348 reviews left anonymously by employees. 78% of employees would recommend working at EDF to a friend and 49% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, EDF employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at EDF. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

78% of EDF employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated EDF 3.9 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.9 for culture and values and 3.5 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at EDF to be culture, benefits, career development and the cons to be senior leadership, management.

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