NBN Co Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Aug 30, 2020

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NBN Co CEO   Stephen Rue  (no image)
Stephen Rue
63 Ratings
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  • "Too many restructures lead to instabilities(in 18 reviews)

  • "Out of touch senior management misinformed by self-interested middle management(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Working on a contract at NBN Co"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NBN Co

    Pros

    People are passionate about the company's purpose and what it is trying to achieve. Strong leadership in most cases.

    Cons

    Very intense pace; work/life balance can be difficult.

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  2. Helpful (2)

    "Disaster!"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melbourne, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work life balance and diverse workforce. Great CEO who walk the talk however more work need to be done in ground level. Great location and facilities

    Cons

    Politics, poor middle management, too many unproductive TSA. TSA are allowed to contract for more than 2 years on high rates which make FTE wonders the benefits of being FTE

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  3. "Good work/life balance - constant restructure and media scrutiny"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Sydney

    I have been working at NBN Co full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good work/life balance and pay ratio

    Cons

    Lots of media scrutiny driving decision making and restructure makes it hard to deliver projects/programs

  4. "GPTW"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Network Engineer in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NBN Co full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Flexible work conditions for work life balance

    Cons

    Constant change while the business transforms

  5. "Great place to work!"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Change Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at NBN Co full-time

    Pros

    nbn has a great workplace culture, encourages and respects diversity, good work- life balance armed with a strong company purpose. nbn has a good Executive Leadership team that promotes company values to all its employees.

    Cons

    Change is the only constant factor in the company.

  6. "Security Architect"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Security Architect in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at NBN Co full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work life balance, culture, learning and growth opportunity

    Cons

    Top management, Internal politics, Performance and rewards

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Reporting and Insights Lead in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    great opportunities, great work life balance

    Cons

    Too many leads and managers

  8. Helpful (2)

    "EEO Matters"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Lead in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work life balance Working Flexible Arrangement

    Cons

    General/Executive Managers are building their empires Bullying on all levels Many senior roles are appointed Old boys club, HR does not govern the hiring process

  9. "Relaxed environment"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Senior QA Analyst 

    I worked at NBN Co for more than a year

    Pros

    Work life balance is what I will look for

    Cons

    Sometime lack of goals leads to many project not reaching its finishing line

  10. Helpful (2)

    "Great Place to work, but depends on individual departement"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Specialist in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    very flexible work life balance

    Cons

    the work experience strongly depends on the department you in. Some are great for learning and gaining experience, others are really bad and only focus on throughput.

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