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Matrix Service Reviews

Updated May 28, 2019

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Found 62 reviews

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Matrix Service CEO John R. Hewitt
John R. Hewitt
22 Ratings
  1. "Outstanding opportunity"

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    Current Employee - Senior Electrical Engineer in Pittsburgh, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent training, extensive travel, chance to lead huge projects, great leadership, departmental support that is unrivaled.

    Cons

    Travel can exceed 50% at times but goes with the job.

    Matrix Service2019-05-17
  2. "I enjoyed working for Matrix services Inc as a maintenance scheduler."

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Matrix Service

      Pros

      The best reason for working here was great benefits fantastic team work and good pay.

      Cons

      Some of the challenges of working here were the financial instability of a possible lay off.

      Advice to Management

      Curb the negative verbal interaction between the employees and the staff. Leaders lead by example.

      Matrix Service2019-05-28
    • "People Focused Company"

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      Current Employee - General Superintendent II in Pittsburgh, PA
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      Much focus on employees, their happiness, and continued employment

      Cons

      Management is inconsistent at times

      Advice to Management

      Share a strong vision with your employees and follow it with a strong business model

      Matrix Service2019-02-26
    • "MATERIALS COORDINATOR"

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

      I worked at Matrix Service full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Hands on experience with team members

      Cons

      Long hours no pay compensation

      Advice to Management

      Treat other with respect

      Matrix Service2018-11-05
    • "Can't complain"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Matrix Service full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Perfectly average, comfortable company to work for; gives little motivation to leave.

      Cons

      Perfectly average, comfortable company to work for; gives little motivation to stay.

      Matrix Service2018-03-05
    • Helpful (1)

      "Great place to work, lots of travel."

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      Former Employee - Field Service Engineer in Houston, TX
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook

      I worked at Matrix Service full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great people to work with.

      Cons

      Lots of traveling on the road.

      Matrix Service2017-10-09
    • "Shipping"

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

      I worked at Matrix Service full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great employees who are knowledgeable of the job they do every day of the year. All are very helpful in teaching you.

      Cons

      Pay increase not much and there should be merit increases during the year for employees who are doing the job they do.

      Advice to Management

      Look at your employees better

      Matrix Service2017-10-18
    • "Union scale hourly"

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      Former Employee - Journeyman Lineman in Salem, NH
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Matrix Service full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Paychecks are always on time

      Cons

      Safety men have never worked as linemen

      Advice to Management

      Hire experienced workers before quotas

      Matrix Service2017-10-19
    • "great place to work"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at Matrix Service full-time

        Pros

        team environment and management listens to you

        Cons

        not a lot of upward mobility

        Matrix Service2017-09-16
      • "People leave managers, not companies"

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        Former Employee - Project Manager 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Matrix Service full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Great training, good peers to work with, strong company, great benefits.

        Cons

        Management doesn't seem to understand the difference between salaried employees vs hourly employees. Managers are very difficult to work with.

        Advice to Management

        Learn to let your people be the professionals they are. You will continue to lose good people as long as the micromanaging continues.

        Matrix Service2017-08-31
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