Amec Foster Wheeler - Old Guard Lost the Plot! | Glassdoor
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"Old Guard Lost the Plot!"

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reading, England (UK)
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reading, England (UK)
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (More than 10 years)

Pros

Relaxed, good engineering computer systems, Flexible working hours, so much good hard working individuals trying to give the company a boost. very good FEED projects including Lump sum pricing. good PMC projects

Cons

Management have lost the plot, The old guard are hanging on a straw,too much Gossip. bad relations between departments.poor benefits. We have lost too many excellent processionals due lost confidence in management and management not listening.
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Advice to Management

I would focus to winning new projects, draft every living soul in our proposals group. shake middle management a bit.

Other Employee Reviews for Amec Foster Wheeler

  1. "Growing Too Big For Itself and Its Employees"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefits - compensation, health insurance, stock options.

    Cons

    Stovepiped organization. Lack of communication between departments within organization. PLC considered a burden. No effort to unify processes between three divisions of company. Leadership and management. can be improved.


  2. "EIT I&C Engineer"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Instrumentation and Controls Engineer in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Instrumentation and Controls Engineer in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Amec Foster Wheeler full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Opportunities to Grow
    Internal/External Training: Including masters and etc
    Big Company: Able to work with big companies/transfer to big companies

    Cons

    No intra-discipline involvement at lower level: Tend to stick to your own department.
    Work Recreation/Social could be better
    Slow to start getting involved into projects, lots a reading and etc

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