Larsen & Toubro

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Larsen & Toubro Reviews

Updated 18 September 2014
Updated 18 September 2014
614 Reviews
3.4
614 Reviews
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Larsen & Toubro CEO & Managing Director K. Venkataramanan
K. Venkataramanan
314 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Freedom to work and take decisions (in 21 reviews)

  • Opportunities to learn, Each Business units exists almost as a separate company (in 21 reviews)


Cons
  • Site jobs are too strenuous with mindless man management for very long working hours(more than 15) and on Sundays too (in 44 reviews)

  • Work/Life balance will be poor if placed at construction site (in 21 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    good company to start with

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - GET
    Current Employee - GET

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    lot of opportunities to learn
    on site experience is helpful
    good job stablity
    good market value
    easy to shift to other company

    Cons

    pays a little below market
    long working hours
    u can be posted anywhere in india

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no advise

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Larsen and Toubro

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro as an intern

    Pros

    Great culture,good growth opportunities,innovative projects.

    Cons

    Work life bit stressful. Working hours 7 to 9 am

  3.  

    Software Engineer for 3 years

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Software Engineer  in  Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    They will take care of their employees

    Cons

    Opportunities are not as much as valuable

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    L&T work culture is independent,due to this during work you want take work ownership

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager  in  Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    L&T work culture is independent,due to this during work you want take work ownership

    Cons

    L&T work culture is independent,due to this during work you want take work ownership

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    L&T work culture is independent,due to this during work you want take work ownership

    Positive Outlook
  6.  

    Very Employee Friendly. Best HR practices

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer  in  New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in New Delhi (India)

    I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Strong HR policies, Regular promotions amazing ESOPs
    Dynamic work environment
    Challenging and interesting work
    Friendly environment, innovation is well acknowledged
    Good visibility with the higher management

    Cons

    Work Life Balance doesn't exist in initial and lower levels
    Favoritism and bias
    Lack of humanity in some of the higher management people

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Improve the falling ethical standards of some people in management

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Good company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Construction Manager  in  Delhi (India)
    Current Employee - Assistant Construction Manager in Delhi (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    High strength in mobilization, gives a lot of freedom to work. projects are always challenging, learning is tremendous.

    Cons

    archaic HR practices, which should be improved.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Intern

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Calcutta (India)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Calcutta (India)

    I worked at Larsen & Toubro as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    great learning curve.
    highly knowledgeable people

    Cons

    none i can think of

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none i can think of

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    Great Company to work with...

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Construction Manager  in  Calcutta (India)
    Current Employee - Construction Manager in Calcutta (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good Learning opportunities
    experienced managers
    wide careers options

    Cons

    low salary
    need better exposure/recognition system for employees.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    FAIR process is not fair at all,, please reconsider..

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    India's largent engineering, Great Company to work for. Most admired company. Employees are taken care here.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Project Manager  in  Chennai (India)
    Current Employee - Project Manager in Chennai (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great Company to work for. Most admired company. Employees are taken care here. A professionally managed company since inception. I have truly grown here professionally and personally. Lot of training and development opportunities available here.

    Cons

    Long working hours creates a little imbalance between work and life

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    6+ years Exp. in Larsen & Toubro Limited

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Site Engineer  in  Beāwar (India)
    Current Employee - Site Engineer in Beāwar (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    It is a good construction Company and in India it is at No. 1 Position

    Cons

    Structural work on high elevation in critical conditions etc

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Concentrate on personal growth of diploma holders

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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