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Entergy Nuclear Reviews

Updated January 17, 2018
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Entergy Nuclear Executive Vice President, Nuclear Operations and Chief Nuclear Officer Jeff S. Forbes
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  • Long hours bad weather shutting down (in 4 reviews)

  • Hard to move throughout company once in Operations (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Armed Security Officer"

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    Current Employee - Armed Security Officer in Russellville, AR
    Current Employee - Armed Security Officer in Russellville, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Entergy Nuclear full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, pay, have great community involvement

    Cons

    big company forgets little man.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Shift work"

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    Former Employee - Radwaste Operator in Port Gibson, MS
    Former Employee - Radwaste Operator in Port Gibson, MS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Entergy Nuclear full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    The company has Good benefits with 401K company matching funds. It begins after six month probation period. Insurance provides good coverage.

    Cons

    The requirement to be on call almost all the time. The shift schedules were good, but your off days are not guaranteed.

  3. "engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    decent pay, learn interesting things on the job

    Cons

    hours can be real tough. they expect you to live and breathe the job


  4. "Summer Intern"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Entergy Nuclear full-time

    Pros

    I learned a great deal. The pay was great. Fantastic people.

    Cons

    The work was dull at times.


  5. "My time at Entergy was satisfactory"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Entergy Nuclear full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    I enjoyed my many years with Entergy. I was exposed to many things being in finance.

    Cons

    My time with Entergy did not allow for professional and personal career growth. Many promises never followed through on.


  6. "Senior Reactor Operator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Entergy Nuclear full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Medical Benefits
    Schedule is rotating
    bonuses are consistent
    very good group of coworkers

    Cons

    Transfers are not easy from site to site or department to department
    First line supervisors are more often than not compensated less than the crew that works for them.

    Advice to Management

    There are very smart people that work in the operations departments of nuclear plants, treat them as such.


  7. "Entergy Nuclear"

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    Current Employee - Cyber Security Specialist in Russellville, AR
    Current Employee - Cyber Security Specialist in Russellville, AR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Entergy Nuclear full-time

    Pros

    Have worked for Entergy for 30 years. Excellent company to work for. Good benefits and perks. Management good to work with. A company where the family comes first.

    Cons

    None I can think of.

  8. "Entergy Nuclear"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Entergy Nuclear full-time

    Pros

    Good people to work with

    Cons

    Plants in the North East are/have been shut down


  9. Helpful (3)

    "Nuclear Plant Operator"

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    Current Employee - Nuclear Plant Operator in Buchanan, NY
    Current Employee - Nuclear Plant Operator in Buchanan, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Entergy Nuclear full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good Pay and you are not over-worked

    Cons

    Lots of hoops to jump through to do the smallest thing. Nothing less than perfection is expected. If something bad happens and you are around, it's your fault.


  10. "Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Engineer
    Former Employee - Engineer
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Entergy Nuclear full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    stable company with decent benefits and good pay for the area

    Cons

    unpredictability in work schedule combined with long hours and long maintenance outages


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