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PSEG Reviews

Updated November 14, 2017
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Pros
  • Stable job, good benefits and pay (in 27 reviews)

  • Changing work environment keeps it from becoming boring (in 19 reviews)

Cons
  • Work life balance is not the best especially if you are in a finance field (in 11 reviews)

  • Not family friendly: company doesn't have any work from home policy (in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Director Finance"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PSEG full-time

    Pros

    Family-oriented company, regular hours, centrally located headquarters, limited travel, decent salary and bonus

    Cons

    Constant pressure to reduce costs, limited investment in IT solutions to improve job performance

    Advice to Management

    Improve employee development opportunities


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    "Lead Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Lead Analyst in Newark, NJ
    Current Employee - Lead Analyst in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PSEG (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, great people, good overall company with good culture and values. Great corporate steward.

    Cons

    Slow progression, lacks accountability and performance management for poor performers, inequitable payment for employees (based on time with company not what is offered in terms of work product and input)

  3. "Director of Finance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bethpage, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bethpage, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at PSEG full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunity to build a strong Finance organization. Great teamwork

    Cons

    Opportunity for some process improvements


  4. "First Line Supervisor of Chemistry"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at PSEG full-time

    Pros

    Good salary and the benefits were great

    Cons

    Stressful work environment and schedule


  5. "Substation Mechanic"

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    Former Employee - Substation Mechanic in Secaucus, NJ
    Former Employee - Substation Mechanic in Secaucus, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at PSEG full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great company to work for.

    Cons

    No cons to speak about


  6. "communication tech"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at PSEG (More than a year)

    Pros

    good health benefit, vacation and family vacation

    Cons

    too stress place they demond too much from you


  7. "Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Clifton, NJ
    Current Employee - Supervisor in Clifton, NJ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PSEG (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great support system and, great benefits.

    Cons

    All the extra hours you are required to work.

  8. "Associate Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PSEG full-time

    Pros

    Lots of training, and a great starting salary.

    Cons

    It takes very long to move up the ranks. You may have to say something, or start moving around.

    Advice to Management

    Pay more attention to your employees and their effort.


  9. "Hr"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at PSEG full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Hours bonus health perks business professionals groups

    Cons

    Tough management, like anywhere, forget speaking up

    Advice to Management

    Same as everywhere but check out perks!


  10. "Goos Job in Area"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at PSEG full-time

    Pros

    Plenty of overtime to be had.

    Cons

    Environment of future nuclear power in question


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