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 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Downer scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1199 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 356 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
CH2M employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
CH2M employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
CH2M Ceo Jacqueline Hinman
60%
60%Jacqueline Hinman
CEO Approval
Downer Ceo Grant Fenn
86%
86%Grant Fenn
Downer employees rated their CEO Approval 26% higher than CH2M employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Downer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than CH2M employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Downer employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than CH2M employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Downer has 633 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$276,420/yr
CH2M-employee1 Salaries
A$30/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Engineer28 Salaries
A$110,000/yr
Manager7 Salaries
A$150,000/yr
Intern4 Salaries
A$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • CH2M had 64 more reviews than Downer that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at CH2M.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Downer.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 80 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 16 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 44 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
"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

"Great"2 Jul 2021

Current Employee - Site Engineer

I have been working at Downer full-time

Pros

Best culture to work in

Cons

Nothing so far and looking great

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