Fluor

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Fluor Reviews

Updated Jul 21, 2014
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3.8 392 reviews

89% Approve of the CEO

Fluor CEO David T. Seaton

David T. Seaton

(152 ratings)

81% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • 9 day fortnight is supposed to make your work/life balance perfect(in 15 reviews)

  • The working environment at company is very good and better than most of the competitors in the market(in 17 reviews)


Cons
  • Upper management is too disconnected from project employees and mid-level management(in 11 reviews)

  • Big Company mentality sometimes, too many Chiefs(in 10 reviews)

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    Project Controls, Risk Management

    Lead Cost Engineer (Current Employee) Perth, Western Australia

    ProsExcellent work environment, Team-work, values, everyone is passionate to work in Fluor

    ConsNot applicable to Fluor. No Cons if someone is looking for best employer, Fluor is one

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Engineer Fluor Australia

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGenerally good large greenfield projects. Plenty of opportunity for site exposure if desired. Friendly working environment.

    ConsSilo mentality. Lack of project continuation, seem to have trouble winning new work. Very quick to lay off contractors and staff at first sign of a trouble. Seem to only target tier 1 and 2 clients. Huge move to transfer work to cheaper cost centres - Manila, New Delhi etc. Only way to progress seems to be to move overseas with them at much reduced salary.

    Advice to Senior ManagementCommunicate more clearly with workers. More focus on localisation. Business Development should consider targeting a range of clients, not just tier 1 and 2 clients.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place

    Senior Specialist, Material Management (Current Employee) Houston, TX (US)

    ProsFlex-Time, every other Friday off, great community relations program

    ConsJob Security is based on the current demand for primarily Oil & Gas, if demand goes down you might not have a project to work on....to me, that is kind of scary

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Quality Tech

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsBig company, lots of opportunities, pays well

    ConsHealth insurance is not the greatest

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Company

    Procurement Manager (Current Employee)

    ProsFluor has provided a wide range of opportunities for me though out my career. For a large Fortune 500 company, Fluor has provided a flexible work-life balance environment and encourages personal growth. Any cons are outweighed by the pros.

    ConsBeing a leader in our industry, Fluor takes on some of the biggest, most complexed projects in the world. If you are part of project execution, there are many challenging obstacles and the stress that is associated. However, I find myself never bored.

    Advice to Senior ManagementRecognize talent and do a better job retaining that talent.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGood benefits and compensation. 9x80 work week. Many opportunities for advancement, if the work is available.

    ConsLay-offs are very common. Always worried, no job security.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Safety is their priority

    Field Engineer (Former Employee) Carolina, PR (US)

    ProsSafety programs, Organization, benefits and management.

    ConsSalaries are too low for entry enigineers. Promotions are hard to get.

    Advice to Senior ManagementImplement a better incentive program for incoming new engineers and train them.

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    GOOD

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prosgood work and life balance

    Conssometimes no value for your thoughts

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    Fluor, A good place to work

    Piping Designer (Current Employee) Houston, TX (US)

    ProsFlexibility, Management is understanding, willing to work with family schedule

    ConsBig Company mentality sometimes, too many Chiefs.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Fluor

    Customer Service Specialistt, Senior (Current Employee) Kabul (Afghanistan)

    ProsGreat salary, great management, friendly work environment

    ConsNo cons whatsover.I found everything excellent.

    Advice to Senior ManagementMore attention of subordinates

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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