Network Rail - A great company, good work ethic but not flexible enough | Glassdoor
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"A great company, good work ethic but not flexible enough"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Operations Manager in London, England (UK)
Former Employee - Operations Manager in London, England (UK)
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Network Rail full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

- Great opportunities and career progression
- A good place to work, great value out of it
- Good remuneration (if you've been there a long time)

Cons

- Remuneration for high flyers not market comparable
- To many HR processes and control processes reduces innovation
- Things take too long

Other Employee Reviews for Network Rail

  1. "Quite good employers and benefits"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Trackman in Leeds, England (UK)
    Current Contractor - Trackman in Leeds, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Network Rail as a contractor (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Quite good employers and benefits

    Cons

    You have to work weekends

    Advice to Management

    Quite good employers and benefits


  2. "Good company to work with"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in London, England (UK)
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in London, England (UK)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Network Rail full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good employee - manager relationship, allows flexible working, good training opportunites, stable long term work load, good chance of career progression.

    Cons

    No place for inventiveness, slow decision making, complex organization, multiple layers of management, poor interface between teams, poor communication, ever changing priorities

    Advice to Management

    Put together long term plan and stick to it.

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