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Shimizu Reviews

Updated Jun 15, 2019

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Found 37 reviews

3.6
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Approve of CEO
Yoichi Miyamoto
11 Ratings
  1. "Project Superintendent"

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    Current Employee - Project Superintendent in Atlanta, GA

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

    Pros

    Benefits are good and helpfull

    Cons

    No clear line of authority

    Advice to Management

    No

    Shimizu2017-12-06
  2. Helpful (1)

    "Quality Control Staff"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Shimizu full-time

    Pros

    Great Company with good training systems, excellent technical skills and memos. Plenty things to learn, excellent for new engineers to launch their career.

    Cons

    Payment is not so competitive, however, compare with what u would learn from them, it worth of it.

    Shimizu2017-03-23
  3. Helpful (2)

    "A lot to improve on"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Shimizu

    Pros

    As far as people, they are friendly

    Cons

    Feels like you back in the 90's, the way things are done here

    Advice to Management

    Be more adventurous

    Shimizu2010-08-20
  4. "Company Review"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Shimizu full-time

      Pros

      We can work in Industrial Project, we can learn Design & Estimation both things

      Cons

      In estimation Team - Late Night Work

      Shimizu2019-06-15
    • "just enough to pay daily living."

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      Current Employee - Quantity Surveyor in Manila, Manila
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Shimizu

      Pros

      Good working environment, friendly workmates.

      Cons

      Management culture is to scare or insult employee to push deadline.

      Shimizu2019-03-13
    • "bim coordinator"

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      Current Employee - BIM 
      Recommends
      Negative Outlook
      Approves of CEO

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

      Pros

      people nice. salary good with 2 times bonus

      Cons

      Management change system many of times. No role

      Advice to Management

      be care of staff's workflow

      Shimizu2019-03-17
    • "Compliance Executive"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Shimizu full-time

      Pros

      Policies flexibility is very nice

      Cons

      I do not want any cons

      Shimizu2019-03-02
    • "Engineer"

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      Former Employee - Engineer in Singapore
      Neutral Outlook

      I worked at Shimizu full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Exposure to various construction projects

      Cons

      Improvement much needed on Management

      Shimizu2019-03-06
    • "Good Learning Environment for Fresh Grad"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Shimizu full-time

      Pros

      - Great exposure to international projects. - Good benefits for overseas assignment. - Leaders/Managers are very experienced.

      Cons

      - Not so good work-life balance

      Advice to Management

      NA

      Shimizu2018-12-30
    • "Good MNC but welfare to be improve"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Shimizu full-time

      Pros

      Lot of opportunity to growth and gotta believe in what you are doing

      Cons

      Political culture for typical MNC

      Advice to Management

      Listen to your employee and treat all of them equally & fairly

      Shimizu2018-12-13
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