Thiess Reviews

Updated Jul 28, 2021

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3.4
62%
Recommend to a Friend
72%
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Thiess Managing Director Bruce Munro
Bruce Munro
45 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good company brand, good career challenge(in 4 reviews)

  • "good culture, great people on site(in 4 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "long hours working and tough job(in 8 reviews)

  • "Excessive working hours, roster, poor work - life balance(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Quite Disappointing

      Jul 28, 2021 - Finance 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good Experience Big Name Good location and offices Nothing else

      Cons

      Management doesn't proper communication channels with employees creating a lot of Gossip Duplication of Work No growth prospects

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Good Company

      Jul 2, 2021 - Shift Supervisor in Balikpapan
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Best coal mining contractor in Indonesia

      Cons

      Saturday is still on work

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    3. 3.0
      Former Employee

      1

      Jun 11, 2021 - Mine Planning Engineer in Perth, Western Australia, Western Australia
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Payday pay pay pay pay

      Cons

      Work work work work work

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Innovators in Engineering, dark ages in process and business management

      Apr 26, 2021 - Contracts Superintendent in Brisbane
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Hard working site teams. Great for career progression if you want to put in the work. Open and accessible management.

      Cons

      Excessive spreadsheet usage due to software limitations. No interest in efficiency when it comes to processes.

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Alright

      Apr 22, 2021 - Coal Miner in Cairns
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good mine and good people

      Cons

      none really, contractors don't pay as much as owner operators in my exp. but good roster and that

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Challenging and Rewarding

      Apr 17, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Employee culture, Link with sites, Upward mobility

      Cons

      Lacking progressive direction within the workplace

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      C

      Apr 5, 2021 - Mining Engineer in Adelaide
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great company to work for

      Cons

      No real negatives working for this company

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Company

      Mar 27, 2021 - Mining Engineer in Townsville
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Salary, People, Work ethic

      Cons

      Long Hours can be painful

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    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great workplace

      Mar 25, 2021 - Heavy Equipment Operator in Fort McMurray, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Company really takes care of employees

      Cons

      There was little to no downsides or cons for working with thiess

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Mar 14, 2021 - Civil Engineer in Brisbane
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company to work for

      Cons

      Nothing bad to report about

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