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Found 1,883 of over 2K reviews
4.1
82% Recommend to a Friend
Bechtel Chief Executive Officer Brendan Bechtel
93% Approve of CEO

Found 1,869 of over 2K reviews

4.1
82%
Recommend to a Friend
93%
Approve of CEO
Bechtel Chief Executive Officer Brendan Bechtel
Brendan Bechtel
599 Ratings
Pros
  • "Nice work life balance flexible job hours international work opportunities(in 93 reviews)

  • "In the home offices you have flex time and 9/80 schedule(in 36 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Limited advancement poor work life balance(in 91 reviews)

  • "No work life balance, internal politics(in 20 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Great company

      6 Jan 2023 - Contracts Specialist 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Development, opportunity to travel, nice culture.

      Cons

      Average salaries, otherwise very good company

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good management

      15 May 2022 - Product Manager in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great workplace. pay was v good

      Cons

      Long hours but your rewarded well for your input

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Good company

      25 Nov 2021 - Construction Automation Specialist 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Excellent and collaborative work environment

      Cons

      Open to moving out a lot.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Work at Bechtel

      2 Feb 2023 - Contracts Manager in Reston, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good work-life balance if you working at one of the corporate offices

      Cons

      Project based work is more demanding, especially if working on a project overseas.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Welcoming environment and friendly, hardworking teams

      18 Jan 2023 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Bechtel invests in creating a positive culture that celebrates shared success and progress.

      Cons

      Different time zones can make for stressful calls, but it is very manageable.

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      great

      31 Jan 2023 - Insulation Installer in Brisbane
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      was a great experience would work for them again

      Cons

      very american style of working

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      nice experience

      11 Jan 2023 -  in Gurgaon, Haryana
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      this is a best engineering and construction company in the world.

      Cons

      yes ofcourse but I have an eliblity to quickly learn

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      always have my feelers out

      21 Jan 2023 - Pipe Welder 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good pay and on time

      Cons

      no cons at this time

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Best company to work in current market situation

      5 Jan 2023 - Piping Layout Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Supervisors and Work Culture. Get to learn and enhance new skills.

      Cons

      No cons for the company till date

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    11. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great Place to Work

      19 Jan 2023 - Sr. Structural Engineer in Richland, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Work-Life balance, and schedule flexibility. Challenging Work

      Cons

      Workplace feels a little disconnected at times

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