Lendlease Reviews

Updated Aug 6, 2020

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3.6
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Lendlease Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Steve McCann
Steve McCann
209 Ratings
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  • "Long hours at times and some sheetty upper management who act like they own the company(in 31 reviews)

  • "Hours can cause difficulty in work life balance(in 26 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Princeton, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Friendly, inclusive work environment. Great benefits and vacation.

    Cons

    small bonus at the end of each year

  2. "Good Company"

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

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

    Pros

    Flexibility, work in the major markets, great people

    Cons

    Limited ceiling for advancement, does not pay based on performance


  3. "Good Company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager 

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great working environment and opportunities

    Cons

    None that come to mind

  4. "Good company in the past, but it has become extremely Political. Leadership does not tolerate mistakes"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - People Manager in Nashville, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good Benefits, Generous PTO, Flexible work arrangements, Has been a very good company in the past.

    Cons

    Very Political, It all depends on who in the company you hitch your wagon to. Very "Blame First" culture.

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  5. "PTO"

    4.0
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Engineer 

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A lot of PTO and Vacation time

    Cons

    Depending on project, PTO time could be limited

  6. Helpful (1)

    "I got a 3 day lay off notice"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Engineer in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits and frequent training workshops, very talented people work here

    Cons

    Poor and old school senior management, favoritism is obvious in this company and there is no performance review plan in place. Your performance is based on senior management instincts and there is no thought process on that. Extremely brutal when it comes to lay off . 3 day Notice???!!!! This company is going down in California for sure

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Poor management"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Project Accountant in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    *Company Values *Office Space and Amenities * Food *Wellness Programs

    Cons

    *Poor Management! Turn over rate is extremely high due to poor leadership. Stay away from construction business unless your just looking for a short term position. If you disagree with management in any way they will get rid of you! No career growth with in the construction business. No development of employees.

  8. "Great Company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Caring upper management and clear career paths.

    Cons

    Huge company and extremely corporate environment and very process driven, not always open to change.

  9. "Pros and Cons"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Engineer 

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good training programs and PTO

    Cons

    Broad safety regulations that don’t always work in certain regions

  10. "Good Company, Safety First"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Superintendent in Tacoma, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Decent Salary and Work environment

    Cons

    Too Big, No Backlog, Too much indecision

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