Compare WSP vs Downer BETA

See how working at WSP 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 WSP vs. Downer. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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WSP

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Downer

Employee Ratings

  • WSP scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Downer scored higher in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1421 reviews)
WSP employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 219 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
WSP employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
WSP employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
WSP employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
WSP employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
WSP employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
WSP Ceo Alexandre L'Heureux
83%
83%Alexandre L'Heureux
WSP employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Downer Ceo Grant Fenn
77%
77%Grant Fenn
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
WSP employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Downer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Downer has 298 more total submitted salaries than WSP.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Civil Engineer9 Salaries
A$67,566/yr
Scheduler1 Salaries
A$135,353/yr
Project Manager3 Salaries
A$125,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Engineer12 Salaries
A$93,000/yr
Plant Operator9 Salaries
A$40/hr
Project Manager5 Salaries
A$120,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • WSP had 61 more reviews than Downer that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at WSP.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Con at Downer.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 78 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 75 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
"Great people"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 42 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 40 reviews)
Cons
"Career progression"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"4 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Senior Water Engineer

I have been working at WSP full-time

Pros

Flexible, diverse, management, engineer, civil

Cons

location, hours, locations, locations, locations

"Good Company"14 Jul 2020

Current Intern - Cadet

I have been working at Downer

Pros

Amazing support across all levels of management.

Cons

Nightshifts and regional work can be draining and tiresome.

Job Postings

WSP has 195 more recently posted open jobs than Downer.