Larsen & Toubro

  www.larsentoubro.com
  www.larsentoubro.com

Larsen & Toubro Reviews

Updated 24 October, 2014
Updated 24 October, 2014
647 Reviews
3.4
647 Reviews
Rating Trends

Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Larsen & Toubro CEO & Managing Director K. Venkataramanan
K. Venkataramanan
325 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • High strength in mobilization, gives a lot of freedom to work (in 24 reviews)

  • Opportunities to learn, Each Business units exists almost as a separate company (in 24 reviews)


Cons
  • Long working hours creates a little imbalance between work and life (in 55 reviews)

  • So practically impossible to maintain a work-life balance (in 30 reviews)

More Highlights

Employee Reviews

Sort: Popular Rating Date
  1.  

    Very nice

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Chennai (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Engineer in Chennai (India)

    I worked at Larsen & Toubro full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Opportunity to learn
    Brand Value to your resume
    Respect in industry

    Cons

    Bureaucratic culture , Alternate Saturday off

    Recommends
  2.  

    Best Place to work and can opt different fields of engineering at one place

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Structural Engineering Manager in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Structural Engineering Manager in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    can opt different fields of engineering at one Place.

    Cons

    Design and execution of two projects

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Encourage & guide the middle management timely for mutual growth

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    A fruitful experience and a great organization to kick start a great career.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro

    Pros

    Once you have started working your talents are easily recognized within the organization.

    Cons

    Depends upon the department or project where you work.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    GETs (recruits from colleges) are randomly alotted their departments sometimes , without asking for their preferences.

  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Review
  5.  

    Great Organization with plenty to learn specially for fresh graduates

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer - Structural in Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Design Engineer - Structural in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    1. Positive working environment: Managers are helpful and literally handhold a freshman from student to professional environment, helpful seniors providing constant support
    2. Tremendous training for graduates: Immense learning experience hands-on experience of latest technologies in market, fresh graduates are asked to attend meetings and prepare presentations directly for higher management thus inculcating confidence and professionalism in early stages of career
    3. Training and workshops: Plenty of seminars, workshops and training sessions organized by the company
    4. Excellent infrastructure and facilities: Trainee accommodation for fresh graduates and excellent conveyance network spread across the city for all the employees. Breakfast and lunch facilities available on campus.

    Cons

    1. No benefits in salary for clocking over-time
    2. Salary compensation and performance linked benefits low as per market standards

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Working at Larsen & Toubro (L&T) as a Technical Manager - Building Automation with over 7 years of experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Manager - Building Automation in Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Technical Manager - Building Automation in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Open policies, good work culture in HQ,

    Cons

    You have to be highly proactive and self driven so that you can carve out a path for yourself

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus with proper role alignment for each individuals as per their strengths

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Summer Intern

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Larsen & Toubro

    Pros

    Great Environment and work place.
    Good, helpful people.

    Cons

    Not much attention given to interns.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Please try to keep some time for interns.

  8.  

    Good learning experience

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Larsen & Toubro

    Pros

    Good training, personal growth, office culture

    Cons

    Laid back, far, no good canteen

  9.  

    They will take every penny out of you that they pay to you.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - GET in Farīdābād, Haryana (India)
    Current Employee - GET in Farīdābād, Haryana (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Learn new things.
    early Promotions(purely based on merits)
    Good Work Culture.

    Cons

    no social life due to very busy schedule.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Good company for freshers, good exposer of technology

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Nice working environment, cooperative seniors, management focus on work, good salary

    Cons

    No much cons...wending machines required for weekend workings

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Larsen & Toubro

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Larsen & Toubro full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Best company to learn and grow with field opportunities

    Cons

    Horrible management and zero financial growth

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

Work at Larsen & Toubro? Share Your Experiences

Larsen & Toubro

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.