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"Great time, lots of good people"

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Engineer in Minneapolis, MN
Current Employee - Engineer in Minneapolis, MN
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Bechtel full-time

Pros

Enjoyed the work, very fast pace

Cons

Never know whats next, can be concerning at times

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Other Employee Reviews for Bechtel

  1. Helpful (3)

    "Has a problem retaining new hires... for a reason."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Subcontracts Expeditor in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Subcontracts Expeditor in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bechtel full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    980 schedule, makes your resume shine, does well in down-turns

    Cons

    Lack of training, entry level pay isn't really competitive, bureaucracy

    Advice to Management

    Retain new hires! Don't act like you don't know how - you attract some of the best talent there is, then refuse to compensate them at a competitive level.


  2. Helpful (5)

    "Clueless"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bechtel full-time

    Pros

    Decent Benefits; 9/80 Work Schedule; Generous Vacation

    Cons

    Management seems to be clueless on the emmense pressure to produce. Train wreck waiting to happen. Schedule trumps everything. Terrible work-life balance.

    Advice to Management

    Management style is VERY outdated. Needs to truely review and react to Lessons Learned.

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