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 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 148 reviews)
Rio Tinto employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 78 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Rio Tinto employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Rio Tinto employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Rio Tinto employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Rio Tinto employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Rio Tinto Ceo Jean-Sébastien Jacques
93%
93%Jean-Sébastien Jacques
CEO Approval
Thiess Ceo Bruce Munro
92%
92%Bruce Munro
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Rio Tinto employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Rio Tinto employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Thiess employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

Thiess has 66 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 company" 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 68 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 59 reviews)
Pros
"Great company"(in 4 reviews)
"Great people"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 24 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 7 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Exploration Geologist

I have been working at Rio Tinto

Pros

Good pay and friends with colleagues.

Cons

FIFO can be hard for family.

I worked at Thiess

Pros

Opportunity for personal growth and development The chance to diversify your skill set and develop a broad scope of knowledge

Cons

The usual " purple circle" mentality, though less than some places as at least you get the chance to speak your mind

Advice to Management

Don't let valuable personal slip through the cracks, put aside personal differences once and for all

Job Postings

Rio Tinto has 100 more recently posted open jobs than Thiess.