Compare Rio Tinto vs Thiess BETA

See how working at Rio Tinto vs. Thiess 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 Rio Tinto vs. Thiess. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Rio Tinto

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Thiess

Employee Ratings

  • Rio Tinto scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Thiess scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 156 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 89 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Rio Tinto employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Rio Tinto employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Rio Tinto Ceo Jean-Sébastien Jacques
84%
84%Jean-Sébastien Jacques
CEO Approval
Thiess Ceo Bruce Munro
95%
95%Bruce Munro
Thiess employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Rio Tinto employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Rio Tinto employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
36%

Salaries

Thiess has 48 more total submitted salaries than Rio Tinto.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Rio Tinto.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Thiess.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Rio Tinto.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Thiess.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 72 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 62 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 4 reviews)
"Great company"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 26 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 7 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"Undergrad Job"6 May 2020

Current Contractor - Undergraduate Geotechnical Engineer

I have been working at Rio Tinto

Pros

Great Company to work for

Cons

Only worked as a vacation student, but no cons

Former Employee - Administrative

I worked at Thiess full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good culture and career development

Cons

mining is very up and down which means redundancies

Job Postings

Rio Tinto has 335 more recently posted open jobs than Thiess.