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Lendlease Reviews

Updated Dec 14, 2019

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3.6
73%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
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Lendlease Group Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Steve McCann
Steve McCann
178 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Long hours at times and some sheetty upper management who act like they own the company(in 29 reviews)

  • "No cons for Lendlease, work life balance is outstanding(in 25 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Sydney
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time

    Pros

    excellent exec leadership wellness day, flexible work hours - even work a day from home well paid many great leaders

    Cons

    too many promotions to incompetent. talentless managers aggressive backward thinking with many of the CMs social climbers / promotions go to friends project lift very diff to head off / worlds apart - the projects are rough, backwards sad bonus, if any

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    Lendlease2019-11-20
  2. "Old ways - Bad Management - Needs Change"

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    Former Employee - Desktop Support Analyst in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Leave benefits Nice new office Location good

    Cons

    Pay Workload Work heaped onto you Micro Management Favouritism

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    Lendlease2019-12-08
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Good employee benefit but too much political elements"

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    Current Employee - Senior Finance Analyst 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Reputation in the industry Generous paid parental leave

    Cons

    Change for the sake of doing it but don’t really where will this pathway will lead to Layers of management

    Lendlease2019-12-03
  4. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Contracts Manager in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Excellent learning opportunities, support for life skills, career opportunities.

    Cons

    I struggle to find any. Working environment is excellent

    Lendlease2019-11-14
  5. "Superficial place to work. Lacks a happy culture and is soulless."

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    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease

    Pros

    Nice office, generous in food and programs to staff.

    Cons

    Overworked, long hours. People that have worked In the company for too long are negative and uninspiring.

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    Lendlease2019-11-18
  6. "Don't waste your time"

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    Former Employee - Undergraduate Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Occasionally get some good projects.

    Cons

    - A reputation of hiring a lot of undergrads, stringing them along, then giving hardly any of them grad jobs. - HR is basically non-existent and approaches all undergrads as being disposable. - Recruiting process was long and drawn out - Treated as cheap labour working long hours, then discarded when you graduate

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    Lendlease2019-11-07
  7. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Surveyor in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Latest equipment, low surveyor staff turnover

    Cons

    moving house every 2 to 3 years Relocation to Sydney projects not assisted

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    Lendlease2019-09-28
  8. "Project engineer Sydney"

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    Current Employee - Project Engineer 

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time

    Pros

    Great Culture great office lots of opportunity

    Cons

    Long days, hard work and old systems

    Lendlease2019-09-25
  9. "Down to earth"

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    Former Employee - Marketing in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Lendlease full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Down to earth, collaborative & genuine

    Cons

    Lack of social activities between co-workers

    Lendlease2019-09-23
  10. "Commercial and Contracts analyst"

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    Current Employee - Contracts Analyst 

    I have been working at Lendlease full-time

    Pros

    Flexible work, sustainability focused, inclusive culture.

    Cons

    No cons for Lendlease, work life balance is outstanding.

    Lendlease2019-09-13
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