Evergy Reviews

Updated 28 Feb 2021

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Evergy President and CEO Terry Bassham
Terry Bassham
8 Ratings
  1. "Career to retirement"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Journeyman Lineman in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Evergy full-time

    Pros

    I love serving the city I work in, look around the company you’ll see that a lot of people have 25+ years of work here that says a lot.

    Cons

    There are a Lot of callouts but it’s part of the job, but no matter what I get to go home every night to my family.

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  2. "Pretty Nice place to work"

    4.0
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    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineering Technician II in Topeka, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Work Environment and Location

    Cons

    Drafting Electrical Schematics is BORING

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  3. "Trustworthy Employer with family values"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technician in Wichita, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and a great working atmosphere. Develop and empower employees to strive for growth.

    Cons

    Occasional long working hours in the field.

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  4. "High Pressure"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Contact Center Supervisor in Kansas City, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great compensation, work from home option

    Cons

    Union, Nepotism, lack of support for management staff

  5. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Analyst in Topeka, KS

    I worked at Evergy full-time

    Pros

    Paid well, good people in leadership for the most part

    Cons

    Really top heavy - mostly due to merger

  6. "Very good company"

    5.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager, Human Resources in Kansas City, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Evergy full-time

    Pros

    Working with very talented and forward focused individuals that care about employees as well as achieving the company’s strategic initiatives and serving the community

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  7. "Undergoing lots of change"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Maintenance Superintendent 
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Evergy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, good work-life balance

    Cons

    Company is undergoing lots of change and some are being left out. Closing plants is limiting opportunity.

  8. "Great Job"

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Evergy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Benefits for Employees, Union

    Cons

    You are tied to the phone

  9. "Good Pay but challenging uninterested management"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Support Worker in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Evergy full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits. Good coworkers

    Cons

    After KCPL Westar merger, morale is low among employees. Management uninterested in anything but saving their job and outsourcing as much work as possible.

  10. "Evergy"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Kansas City, MO

    I have been working at Evergy full-time

    Pros

    Traditionally stable utility industry with good salary and benefits

    Cons

    Declining fossil fuel generation, industry consolidation, competition.

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