AECOM Reviews

Updated May 11, 2021

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3.6
66%
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AECOM CEO Troy Rudd
Troy Rudd
230 Ratings
Pros
  • "Not very stressful work environment compared to similar engineering/construction companies(in 239 reviews)

  • "Great people core of individuals to work with(in 195 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Great culture"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Project Management in Montreal, QC

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Great culture Great people Stable company

    Cons

    No cons. Experience needed in most roles

  2. "overall a good company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Architectural Designer in Whitby, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Place to grow, Transit projects

    Cons

    weak management in terms of project managers and operation managers


  3. "Useful experience"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Markham, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexible hours. No micromanaging. Safety is actually important. Technical experts for advice are available. They teach you a lot and you become an expert. Some really nice managers. pleasant and smart people.

    Cons

    High expectations. You pay your dues to the industry. Like all consulting firm, you never know when you will get laid off even if you are a good employee. No office culture. No down time. No way to de-stress daily.

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  4. "Great"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Design Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Flexible easy going boss and competitive salary

    Cons

    Not much to complain about

  5. "Great place! Support employee in career growth"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Management is supportive and provide all opportunities for growth to deserving.

    Cons

    Fast paced, tight schedules and lot of pressure due to less resources. To Get more out of less.

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  6. "great employer"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Director in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at AECOM part-time

    Pros

    good team, great management to work for

    Cons

    average pay and work is hard

  7. "Diversity"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - CAD Drafter in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Friend people, flexible working hours

    Cons

    Management need to be improved

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  8. "Giant Engineering company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Large and interesting projects Variety of projects Good people to work

    Cons

    No recognized hard working Project is depending on PM Bad IT

  9. "Good place to work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Human Resources 

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, flexible, work from home

    Cons

    Compensation is stagnant, career growth is tough

  10. "Good benefits"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Mechanical EIT 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at AECOM full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, lots of projects, very diverse

    Cons

    can improve on work/life balance

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