Puget Sound Energy Reviews

Updated Jan 12, 2021

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3.7
72%
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Puget Sound Energy President and CEO Kimberly J. Harris
Kimberly J. Harris
125 Ratings
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Cons
  • "Extremely poor leadership in many upper management positions(in 12 reviews)

  • "Major projects must be approved by state regulators, which can add months/years or kill initiatives after much work has been done(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "review"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Analyst in Bellevue, WA

    I have been working at Puget Sound Energy full-time

    Pros

    great people, great communications, good collaboration

    Cons

    innovative products are slow to implement

  2. "Intern"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Electrical Engineering Intern in Redmond, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Puget Sound Energy full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very friendly staff, good work life balance

    Cons

    No cons, great place to work!


  3. "Conscientious company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Junior Project Manager in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Puget Sound Energy full-time

    Pros

    Environmentally conscious, interested in developing employees

    Cons

    I wouldn't recommend starting your career as a civil or mechanical engineer here because exposure to design opportunities is somewhat limited.

  4. "Ok place to work"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bellevue, WA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Puget Sound Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Onsite gym, 401k match, easy work, good work life balance

    Cons

    Lower than market salary, no opportunities for growth

  5. "Great benefits, nice people, slow to make change"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Puget Sound Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits, nice people, care about their employees, making great changes regarding clean energy and diversity, equity and inclusion

    Cons

    Very slow to make change and share the great work we are doing behind the scenes. While it has improved, still a very risk-averse company.

  6. "It is great!!"

    5.0
    Current Employee - IT Business Analyst 

    I have been working at Puget Sound Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great work life balance Friendly people Lots of opportunities

    Cons

    I cannot think of any cons at this point! If anything comes up I will update.

  7. COVID-19

    "Great company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Executive Assistant in Bellevue, WA

    I worked at Puget Sound Energy full-time

    Pros

    It feels like a family--great people work here.

    Cons

    Covid-19 has demanded work from home and I missed the camaraderie.

  8. "Thoughtful Company"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Energy Advisor in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    This is a company full of great people that really show they care about you. Very focused on safety and physical/mental health.

    Cons

    Playing catch up on the technology front but making a lot of progress.

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  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Bellevue, WA

    I have been working at Puget Sound Energy full-time

    Pros

    there are a lot of perks

    Cons

    Hard work may not be enough to help you get ahead.

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Great company and benefits"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Manager in Bellevue, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Puget Sound Energy full-time

    Pros

    Benefits, work/life balance, company culture

    Cons

    I can’t think of any

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