Mass Electric Reviews

Updated May 1, 2020

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3.6
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Mike Colpack
11 Ratings
Pros
  • "A Kiewit Construction Subsidiary, so a great name to have on the resume(in 6 reviews)

  • " good pay (in 4 reviews)

Cons
  • "relocation every year and long hours(in 7 reviews)

  • "At MEC you make your salary and your moving expenses are paid for with a little bonus cash to pay for unexpected expenses(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field/Office Engineer in Honolulu, HI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Salary, Safety, Benefits, High class construction.

    Cons

    Work more than 40 hours a week

    Mass Electric2020-05-02
  2. "Good Overview into Construction"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Intern in Waltham, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mass Electric full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Lots of exposure to large scale project management Good insight into the construction field Overtime hours not restricted

    Cons

    Depending on the project, morale is low High levels of turnover Will work weekends

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    Mass Electric2020-03-24
  3. "You learn an immense amount"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Superintendent 
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Mass Electric full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Fantastic co-workers. Very knowledgeable. Work on interesting projects.

    Cons

    Management inst the best. You can't put a crown on a clown and expect a king.

    Mass Electric2020-02-11
  4. "Decent starting job but under appreciated"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Corporate Manager, Strategy in Waltham, MA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mass Electric full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Pay coming out of college

    Cons

    Day to day duties are not great. Everything falls back on you even when you cannot control it. Lack of training.

    Mass Electric2020-01-17
  5. "Would Not Recommend"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good Pay. Good benefits. Reputable company

    Cons

    Bad company culture, long Hours, poor management, miserable work environment, weekend work, repetitive work

    Mass Electric2019-12-03
  6. "Great Place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Estimator in Waltham, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Mass Electric full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    location, training, friendly people, project types and size.

    Cons

    no cons to list at this time

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    Mass Electric2019-09-09
  7. "Professional demeanor"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Field Engineer in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Mass Electric full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    They introduce you to their operations

    Cons

    No overtime for monthly salaried employees

    Mass Electric2019-03-13
  8. "Longer Hours with trade off"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Engineer in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay. Understanding managers.

    Cons

    Be ready to move, and quickly.

    Mass Electric2019-01-30
  9. "Estimator"

    4.0
     

    I have been working at Mass Electric

    Pros

    Excellent Culture, and excellent benefits.

    Cons

    Pay does not account for time worked

    Mass Electric2018-12-17
  10. "Perfect for recent graduates"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Engineer in Waltham, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Mass Electric full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Plenty of opportunities to prove yourself. Exposure to different projects. Great colleagues to work around. Great mentors. Incredible commitment to safety.

    Cons

    Depending on your area, expect to move a lot. Some toxic management, but it’s not universal. There are some great managers also. No care about employees. Pay is low to begin but with 2 raises a year it evens out to national average.

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    Mass Electric2018-08-30
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