Exelon Generation Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2020

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3.7
79%
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90%
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Exelon Generation CEO Kenneth W. Cornew  (no image)
Kenneth W. Cornew
44 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great pay and benefits, great teamwork(in 26 reviews)

  • "Yearly bonus if site performance is good, great pay, great insurance(in 23 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance, workplace culture(in 30 reviews)

  • "Long hours often with requirements to be on call or respond on nights and weekends when there is a plant issue(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Great people great company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Equipment Operator in Oswego, NY

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time

    Pros

    Endless learning of new skills

    Cons

    Long hours, but that’s what you have to expect at a nuclear power plant

  2. "Professional, challenging, and secure work environment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Analyst in Kennet Sq, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    The work environment is professional and challenging. Even during difficult times, the company puts it's best efforts to keep employees happy. Also, great overall pay.

    Cons

    Lack of flexibility and difficult to move up.

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  3. "Teamwork orientated"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Pay, benefits and vacation time

    Cons

    Works on Rotating shift schedule

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  4. "Great place to advance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Civil Engineer in Byron, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    -great pay and benefits -challenging work with real value added -good people

    Cons

    -rural -made mountains out of molehills -too scared of risks to be innovative

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  5. "Lots of work time"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Senior Reactor Operator in Oswego, NY

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Compensation and bonuses are pretty good.

    Cons

    Work/Life balance and Career advancement

  6. "Very dependant on work location"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Equipment Operator in Oswego, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay, good benefit packages

    Cons

    Work life balance, workplace culture

  7. "Friendly, Professional Workplace"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Nuclear Equipment Operator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Exelon Generation full-time

    Pros

    Department Staff members were friendly, and helpful. Direct management was insightful, helpful, and willing to listen.

    Cons

    Shift work, Nights, Weekends, Holidays

  8. "Not worth the money they pay you"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security Officer in Lusby, MD

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Pay is the only thing good here

    Cons

    hypocrisy, redundancy, safety takes priority over everything, no training related to actual security job function, busy work, us vs them mentality, everything is a crisis, mass punishment, do as I say not as I do

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  9. "Exelon intern"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Intern - Hourly in Kennett Square, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Exelon Generation full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    all around good company and coworkers

    Cons

    Did not lead to full time job

  10. "Senior Reactor Operator"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Senior Reactor Operator in Delta, PA

    I have been working at Exelon Generation full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good Pay and Benefits available

    Cons

    Corporate culture not translated well to plant level

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