Compare CH2M vs Downer BETA

See how working at CH2M vs. Downer compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at CH2M vs. Downer. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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CH2M

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Downer

Employee Ratings

  • CH2M scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Downer scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1197 reviews)
CH2M employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 215 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
CH2M employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
CH2M employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
CH2M employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
CH2M employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
CH2M Ceo Jacqueline Hinman
62%
62%Jacqueline Hinman
CEO Approval
Downer Ceo Grant Fenn
72%
72%Grant Fenn
Downer employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than CH2M employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
CH2M employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Downer employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than CH2M employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Downer has 412 more total submitted salaries than CH2M.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Civil Engineer1 Salaries
A$1,200/mo
Senior Manager1 Salaries
A$270,641/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Engineer11 Salaries
A$100,000/yr
Manager4 Salaries
A$189,937/yr
Administration2 Salaries
A$84,573/yr

What Employees Say

  • CH2M had 66 more reviews than Downer that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at CH2M.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Con at Downer.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 80 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
"Great people"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 44 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"Career progression"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review

Contracts Manager

I worked at CH2M

Pros

Work life balance, benefits, colleagues, highly ethical

Cons

Not the highest paying company

"Shutdown"6 May 2020

Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I worked at Downer

Pros

Good company to work for

Cons

Long days. Not much time off

Job Postings

Downer has 593 more recently posted open jobs than CH2M.