Bechtel Reviews

Updated 16 Jun 2021

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3.9
76%
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Bechtel Chief Executive Officer Brendan Bechtel
Brendan Bechtel
417 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work Life Balance, Challenging Work(in 78 reviews)

  • "Good benefits and love the 3-day weekend(in 72 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work / Life Balance, work location(in 77 reviews)

  • "long hours, remote locations, overly bureaucratic(in 34 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years
      Featured Review

      Great place to work

      24 Jul 2020 - Senior Mechanical Engineer in Brisbane
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Fantastic company culture, vision and values; progressive company that is willing to change HR / technical policies based on employee surveys; great leadership team at all levels;

      Cons

      40 hour week (8 hours days) for professionals in the office

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company

      31 May 2021 - Reporting Analyst in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great growth and learning opportunity

      Cons

      Salary is not competitive here

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good Company to Work For

      27 Apr 2021 - Document Control in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good Collegues Fair Pay Global Company Big Projects

      Cons

      Potential of being macro managed Performance Review is a bit bias depending on the leader

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Working with a Construction giant

      14 Feb 2021 - Structural Field Engineer I in Onslow
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -amazing systems and best engineering tools to work with -opportunity to move within the company -chances to travel overseas with the company are high if willing to relocate

      Cons

      -much like any big corporation, you are treated like a number -'louder' workers receive greater praise -

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Absolute best

      15 Jan 2021 - Senior Cost Engineer in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very professional endless opportunities true global presence

      Cons

      hard to got new processes along the line

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Big projects

      17 Feb 2021 - Planner in Brisbane
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Big projects and dedicated people who work hard

      Cons

      old systems, not open to new ideas

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Not a bad company to work for.

      1 Dec 2020 - Environmental Advisor in Brisbane
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The pay was commensurate with expected work hours.

      Cons

      Job security was not assured.

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Great company

      17 Sep 2020 - Industrial Electrician in Gladstone, Queensland, Queensland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Too many pros to mention

      Cons

      Cons are some of the stints are too long

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great Organisation

      30 May 2020 - Senior Cost Engineer in Sydney
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great organisation to work for

      Cons

      Should be willing to relocate where the work is

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Bechtel Review

      27 Apr 2020 - Tradesman in Gladstone, Queensland, Queensland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Pay was decent, hours are long

      Cons

      Poor management, red tape for the sake of red tape

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