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Skanska Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Dec 2, 2020

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Skanska President and CEO Anders Danielsson
Anders Danielsson
95 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great company with huge resources(in 17 reviews)

  • "great projects, opportunity for progression and work life balance(in 13 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long hours (expected in contracting)(in 21 reviews)

  • "Work life balance tilted more towards work(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great experience

      Dec 2, 2020 - Field Engineer in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Variety of projects and experiences to learn from

      Cons

      Work life balance tilted more towards work

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good Place to work - Good Work/Life Balance

      Aug 15, 2019 - ERP Specialist in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good Management, Exciting Projects and Good Work/Life Balance

      Cons

      Investment in Employee training at times gets overlooked

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Best Places to Work

      Mar 15, 2019 - Preconstruction Engineer in Boston, MA
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      work life balance wonderful people around Great Management Good Pay

      Cons

      Tight Deadlines long commute Too many meetings

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    4. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Accounting Assistant

      Apr 20, 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great work/life balance and benefits

      Cons

      can't think of any

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Company!

      Feb 15, 2017 - Senior Project Engineer in San Antonio, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Skanska has a very inclusive culture.

      Cons

      Work/Life balance can be challenging.

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      Dec 11, 2016 - Project Engineer in Miami, FL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Great pay and benefits. You get to work on some great projects.

      Cons

      Long hours no work life balance

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Worth the money?

      Nov 30, 2016 -  
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Got to work on really amazing projects. Skanska was very big on diversity for a construction company. Pay was good and yearly evaluation and raise.

      Cons

      Did not have much of a work-life balance. It was expected to pull a lot of hours, burning out employees easily.

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Ok, not great

      Jan 21, 2016 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefits and potential opportunity to grow within the company

      Cons

      no work life balance, company varies greatly by region and office you work from

      1 person found this review helpful
    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Pretty great company...

      Sep 21, 2015 - Marketing Assistant in Tampa, FL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Good People, willing to train new employees, decent pay.

      Cons

      Work life balance could be better for some employees.

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      1 person found this review helpful
    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great corporation to work for.

      Dec 16, 2014 - Project Engineer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Work life balance, dedication to safety, training and development opportunities, competitive salaries, tons of career opportunities, diversity.

      Cons

      Low moral at certain jobsites, cheap upper management, stifling corporate atmosphere, few moral building events, poor communication culture.

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      6 people found this review helpful
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