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AECOM Reviews

Updated Oct 18, 2019

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3.2
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57%
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60%
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AECOM CEO Michael S. Burke
Michael S. Burke
1,666 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work environment and many posibilities for career progresion(in 173 reviews)

  • "Great people with challenging work delivers first class healthcare to our hero's while building a great organization at Defense Health Agency(in 157 reviews)

Cons
  • "Limited support from upper management(in 146 reviews)

  • "After 5 years of working to integrate URS into AECOM they just notified everyone that the company is breaking off(in 124 reviews)

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  1. "Aecom"

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    Current Employee - Queensland in Fortitude Valley
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment and many posibilities for career progresion.

    Cons

    Not anything yet that I can think about.

    Advice to Management

    All good

    AECOM2019-04-04
  2. "Diverse work opportunities"

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    Current Employee - Environmental Scientist in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Exciting and large scale projects, technically excellent people

    Cons

    Politics of a big company

    AECOM2019-10-16
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Great vision but needs to do more to bring people along on the journey"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Large organisation with lots of opportunities

    Cons

    Poor change management practices; needs to bring people on the journey through better communication

    AECOM2019-10-08
  4. Helpful (3)

    "Suitable"

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    Current Employee - Project Accountant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice offices, flexible work environment and work from home available

    Cons

    Not much career progression, not much training or support.

    AECOM2019-10-03
  5. Helpful (1)

    "No comments"

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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours, multicultural team, facilities

    Cons

    Large gender and foreign pay gap

    AECOM2019-08-25
  6. Helpful (4)

    "Don’t recommend"

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    Former Employee - Structural Engineer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at AECOM full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Lots of projects, great opportunity

    Cons

    Limited support from your manager

    AECOM2019-08-18
  7. "Great opportunities"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Varied work in various locations

    Cons

    Expected to hit monetary targets

    AECOM2019-08-07
  8. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at AECOM full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great project opportunity and people

    Cons

    High utilisation pressure and workload

    AECOM2019-07-26
  9. "There are some issues with ensuring the development of ones career path"

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    Current Employee - Structural Engineer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Working with diverse group of people

    Cons

    There are some issues with ensuring the development of ones career path

    AECOM2019-08-03
  10. "good work life balance"

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    Current Employee - Geotechnical Engineer 

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    flexible working hours, work from home

    Cons

    it is very flat structured

    AECOM2019-07-17
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