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SNCF Reviews

Updated Jul 29, 2019

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3.3
54%
Recommend to a Friend
49%
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SNCF Président Guillaume Pepy
Guillaume Pepy
181 Ratings
Pros
  • "Les horaires de travail sont tr(in 66 reviews)

  • "Apprentissage Bonne ambiance Formateur Salaire(in 51 reviews)

Cons
  • "Conduite du changement difficile(in 32 reviews)

  • "(in 31 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Project Engineer"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at SNCF

    Pros

    Great Company, nice benefits, nice perks.

    Cons

    Not a lot of con.

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    SNCF2017-02-24
  2. "Awesome company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Marketing Executive in Lille
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at SNCF part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment Flexible hours Good worklife balance

    Cons

    Very hierarchical management that slow processes sometimes

    SNCF2019-07-29
  3. "High Speed Trains Production Service"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rennes
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at SNCF full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Low cost of train travel Many and large panel of jobs

    Cons

    the culture is evoluting but globally the management is more directive than participative

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    SNCF2019-06-06
  4. "Excellent company to work with"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at SNCF full-time

    Pros

    Mateship and very good life-work balance

    Cons

    The salary is under the average

    SNCF2017-10-13
  5. "Project Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at SNCF full-time

    Pros

    Good playful team spirit and interresting missions

    Cons

    Oldschool softwares and hard to update processes

    SNCF2017-02-10
  6. "Quality control specialist"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at SNCF full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment. Job security.

    Cons

    Big and slow, does not give thrills each day.

    SNCF2015-08-10
  7. "Accountemp review"

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    Staff Accountant in Paris

    I worked at SNCF for more than a year

    Pros

    The company is well known.

    Cons

    There is a lot of competition

    SNCF2015-06-15
  8. "Junior Controller"

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    Former Employee - Controller in Paris
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    - lifetime employment is very good - good balance personal life/working life - big French company

    Cons

    - static company (not very challenging) - almost only French speaking company (not for people enjoying working in a multicultural team) - very hierarchical

    SNCF2014-05-10
  9. "Difficult to progress without the "appropriate diploma""

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    Current Employee - Engineering in Paris
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    There is a good work-life balance

    Cons

    Any evolution looks nearly impossible without the right diploma (X, administration), inertia

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    SNCF2014-01-07
  10. "A French company"

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    Former Employee - Intern in Lyon
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at SNCF full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Your life will be really stable if it's what you want. The employees are all passionate about trains, the ambiance is quite special.

    Cons

    As a typical French company, SNCF follow the typical routine of promotion. You gonna need a proper diploma to get promoted. And the stable rhythm is not quite suitable for the youth.

    SNCF2013-08-10

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