Origin Energy Reviews

Updated Jan 5, 2021

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3.5
55%
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Origin Energy Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Frank Calabria  (no image)
Frank Calabria
83 Ratings
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  • "Regular company restructures and cost-saving drives(in 11 reviews)

  • "not helpful team leader or manager(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Great company and there's a lot of opportunity to move across."

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Origin Energy

    Pros

    There's a lot of opportunity to move across.

    Cons

    Contract extensions updates were not given on timely basis

  2. "Good"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    + Good culture, nice people + Work life balance

    Cons

    - Probably expanded too fast, forced to go through retrenchment exercise in down time

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  3. "Origin"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Network Settlements Analyst in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible company, lot of independence

    Cons

    Upper management's focus on cost restriction hinders growth.

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  4. "Amazing Company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Digital Marketing in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great supportive team, great career opportunity and interesting industry.

    Cons

    No cons for Origin. Loved my time here

  5. "7 years with Origin"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Drilling Supervisor in Brisbane
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Origin Energy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Pay well. Strong focus on safety

    Cons

    They throw away money like it grows on trees

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great work place"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Commercial Analyst 

    I have been working at Origin Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great work place, good money

    Cons

    some people leader don't show proper leadership and management

  7. "Good work life balance"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Cloud Consultant 

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance, interesting work and good management

    Cons

    Parts of origin seem separate and siloed to other teams

  8. "Great company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Specialist Consultant in Melbourne

    I have been working at Origin Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great opportunities good career path great management

    Cons

    no cons great company to work with

  9. "Great training but limited room to grow"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Solar Energy Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work life balance is excellent

    Cons

    Protocols and procedures can be very limiting

  10. "Its great!"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Business Analyst in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Origin Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great team and culture surrounded by great mind people

    Cons

    Bad management skills, some people do not have the capability and skills to lead

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