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John Holland Group Reviews

Updated 15 September 2018
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  1. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at John Holland Group full-time

    Pros

    good company to work for so far

    Cons

    Nothing as yet that i can see


  2. "Project Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Project Engineer
    Current Employee - Project Engineer
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at John Holland Group full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good experience in major projects

    Cons

    Lack of work life balance, and development support

  3. "Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at John Holland Group full-time

    Pros

    Job security and learning experience

    Cons

    Durstion moving to higher roles


  4. Helpful (1)

    "Project engineer"

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    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Canberra
    Current Employee - Project Engineer in Canberra
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at John Holland Group full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Working on nation building infrastructure

    Cons

    Long hours and bad leadership

    Advice to Management

    Stop finger pointing


  5. "Great company, great opportunities for projects, lacks vision"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at John Holland Group full-time

    Pros

    Great culture, great project opportunities

    Cons

    without clear vision and focus on growth, company is at risk of cyclic ups and downs

    Advice to Management

    Vision and strategy should be bigger and clearer


  6. "Technical Oficer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Professional company. Many training opportunities

    Cons

    Work was only contract, not permanent


  7. "Railway Worker"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at John Holland Group full-time

    Pros

    It is generally well paid

    Cons

    There’s a lot of night shifts.

  8. "Project man anger"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at John Holland Group full-time

    Pros

    Good management game and a lot of

    Cons

    Employeee is a nice night for


  9. "Site engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at John Holland Group full-time

    Pros

    Salary and Market presence and development opportunities are very good

    Cons

    Intense competition at the top and unhealthy politics at the upper echelons.

    Advice to Management

    Be more approachable


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Payroll Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Payroll Supervisor in Sydney
    Former Employee - Payroll Supervisor in Sydney
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at John Holland Group full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Modern and clean work environment
    Great company benefits
    Upper management approachable and friendly
    Great internal and external training available
    Informative and easy to navigate company intranet
    Job security as company made great yearly profits
    Performance based bonuses
    Company functions

    Cons

    Long hours
    Immediate management was condescending
    Witnessed prejudice and bullying within payroll department
    Had to deal with nepotism and favoritism
    No room for promotion


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