Origin Energy Reviews

Updated 17 Jun 2020

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52%
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Origin Energy Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Frank Calabria  (no image)
Frank Calabria
70 Ratings
  1. "Mixed emotions"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Manager in Adelaide
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    great people, good working conditions, OK pay

    Cons

    constant change, lack of opportunity, difficult to make impact

  2. "N/A"

    3.0
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Employee - Market Research Analyst in Melbourne

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time

    Pros

    Good company culture, great opportunity to learn more about the industry

    Cons

    Not much learning support was given

  3. "Great culture and lovely people"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Management Accountant in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    A company that cares for its employees and its customers. Fun loving teams and smart colleagues.

    Cons

    Not very challenging. Not enough space for growth.

  4. "Too much focus in brand & marketing"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations in Melbourne
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    employment conditions, no work on weekends

    Cons

    only spend money on marketing

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  5. "Marketing at its best"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time

    Pros

    Salary, volunteering, some flexibility re work life balance but it seemed frowned upon when accessed.

    Cons

    Lip service to an open and communicative workplace. Seriously unhealthy.

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  6. "Improving place to be"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cloud Engineer in Sydney
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Origin has competitive pay compared to the market. While not a cutting edge company there is lots of opportunities to work on current tech if you are in the right team. Good flexible working options.

    Cons

    Highly political company where people are less interested in doing the right thing than they should be.

  7. "Good Company To Work For"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good salary, good opportunities to move side ways for learning in other areas, things get done, very good work life balance

    Cons

    Not much opportunity to move up, job uncertainty because of the fluctuating oil and gas prices

  8. "woo"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Inbound 

    I worked at Origin Energy full-time

    Pros

    good place really liked it

    Cons

    very face paced lots of changes

  9. "Good place to work."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Technical Support Analyst in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Origin Energy full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good working environment great workplace.

    Cons

    Flat reporting structure, no clear career progression or development.

  10. "Origin Energy is very good"

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Melbourne
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Origin Energy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Origin Energy is a very good company to work for

    Cons

    I cannot think of any

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