Bechtel Employee Reviews about "good benefits"

Updated Oct 14, 2020

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  1. "Good Employer"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Scheduler 

    I have been working at Bechtel full-time

    Pros

    Friendly Environment, Good benefits, Good management

    Cons

    Low Job Security, Senior management doesn't involve with employee

  2. COVID-19

    "Has potential to be a good place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Buyer in Reston, VA

    I worked at Bechtel full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Off Fridays. Private Company which means they make their own rules. Good work experience working on challenging projects Good benefits

    Cons

    Long hours Management finds busywork for you to do when theirs downtime. Lacks diversity. Projects require you to relocate frequently no ideal for someone looking for stability. Projects are usually not in desirable locations. Very traditional when it comes to company/work structure.

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  3. "Top tier company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Quality Control Engineer 

    I worked at Bechtel full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and good benefits

    Cons

    No cons for this company

  4. "Administrative Assistant Review"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Reston, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Bechtel full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    9 /80 schedule. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Contacts end. Lay-off, or ask to relocate

  5. Helpful (2)

    "Not as good as it once was"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits, 9/80 schedule, 4 weeks of holidays available

    Cons

    Not managed well. Wrong people advance in the company, resulting in putting short term benefits over long term image of the company. Too much cost cutting in expense of quality

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  6. "Bechtel is Global"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Purchasing Specialist III in Oak Ridge, TN

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

    Pros

    Good benefits and love the 3-day weekend.

    Cons

    Heavy work schedule and word document formatting.

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  7. Helpful (1)

    "Overall good employer"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Logistics Specialist 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    good well managed business, good benefits and salary

    Cons

    some times short term view of employees career plans

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  8. Helpful (4)

    "Terrible place to work for millennials"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Reston, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good benefits and PTO. 9/80 is nice

    Cons

    Constantly wants you to move; Onboarding process for entry level hires is non-existent; management is awful; HR is a complete mess; a lot of office politics

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  9. "HSE Advisor"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - HSE Advisor in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bechtel full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Career development, large scale projects, good benefits the longer you stay.

    Cons

    Sometimes you are a number instead of an individual on large scale projects.

  10. "Coatings, Insulation, Refractory and Fireproofing"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Engineer for Coatings, Insulation, Refractory and Fireproofing in Manila, Manila
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bechtel full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good benefits and protection to employees

    Cons

    Currently having lesser projects outside of United States

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