Thiess Reviews

Updated 28 Jun 2020

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3.9
71%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Thiess Managing Director Bruce Munro
Bruce Munro
31 Ratings
  1. "dont trust spaniards"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Superintendent in Brisbane
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    plant systems are great, people are generally professional

    Cons

    cant trust cimic management, thiess makes a good profit - cimic doesnt = no bonus

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  2. "Good but can improve"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Mechanical Engineer in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    People were amazing Job variety was also good with varying experiences.

    Cons

    Not always accommodating for personal situations Opportunities for flexible work arrangements is stunted.

  3. "Opportunity at a cost"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Graduate Mining Engineer in Perth, Western Australia
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Exposure to multiple commodities and mining methods

    Cons

    Disconnection between sites and headoffice Comparatively low salary

  4. "Civil Engineer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Civil Engineer in Sydney
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good Pay, Work less then in construction

    Cons

    Work Away, Don't know how to undertake construction activities

  5. "Nice Company civil work"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Contract Administrator in Rockingham
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thiess full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    A yearly bonus is great

    Cons

    work ended at project and no more work

  6. "I had some of the best years of my career with Thiess. I was given some amazing opportunities"

    5.0
     

    I worked at Thiess

    Pros

    Opportunity for personal growth and development The chance to diversify your skill set and develop a broad scope of knowledge

    Cons

    The usual " purple circle" mentality, though less than some places as at least you get the chance to speak your mind

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  7. "Great place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant 
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Thiess full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good place to work at

    Cons

    Timing and growth limited

  8. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Finance Analyst 

    I worked at Thiess full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    They look after you, good benefits

    Cons

    Structured and beaucratic work place

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Culture"

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

    I have been working at Thiess full-time

    Pros

    Openness, merit-driven, recognition, open communication. challenging

    Cons

    nothing as such. Its a great organisation to work for

  10. "Thiess Industrial Projects Upstream"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supervisor in Surat
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A company that looks after its staff and workforce alike.

    Cons

    Unfortunately taken over by CIMIC

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