John Sisk & Son Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Nov 4, 2021

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John Sisk & Son Managing Director Paul Hackett
Paul Hackett
57 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good people, trusted your manage your own schedule(in 6 reviews)

  • "get great experience and can notice yourself improving after a few months(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "very long hours requested of you(in 23 reviews)

  • "Long hours, no work/life balance(in 8 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good company to work for

      Jul 3, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The company offers maternity pay which is still rare in construction

      Cons

      Long hours are expected of employees to achieve project goals.

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Engineer Review

      Nov 4, 2021 - Engineer in Cork
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good team and broad verity of jobs to work on

      Cons

      Long working hours and poor structure for such a large company

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good Place to Learn

      Aug 6, 2021 - Quantity Surveyor in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      This is a great place to develop your skills and get good exposure for your career. The staff are friendly and welcoming.

      Cons

      Long working hours, low wages

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great experience

      Jun 29, 2021 - Graduate Engineer in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great experience on site, lots to hear

      Cons

      Long hours, no work/life balance

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Goodexperience

      Jun 25, 2021 - Civil Engineer in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great experience on inner city project

      Cons

      Long hours with low end salary

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company

      May 15, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in Galway
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Biggest builder out there, have moved into some very high end , interesting projects recently

      Cons

      Like all engineering jobs long hours , with stress from the client

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Salary

      May 17, 2021 - Quantity Surveyor in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Quality of work, career progression

      Cons

      Long hours, low pay and high stress

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great company !

      Mar 8, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      working on major capital projects

      Cons

      long hours , but enjoyable

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    9. 4.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      Sisk Intern

      Mar 9, 2021 - Intern in Dublin, Dublin
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Decent pay for the work

      Cons

      Long hours for the work

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Company

      Feb 17, 2021 - Senior Engineer in Cork
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits, Car, Diesel Card, Diversity

      Cons

      Long Hours, Weekend work, travel required

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