Compare Jacobs vs The PENTA Building Group BETA

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Jacobs

Employee Ratings

  • Jacobs scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • The PENTA Building Group scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3073 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 28 reviews)
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Jacobs employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than The PENTA Building Group employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
4.5
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Senior Management 1.3 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.6
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Jacobs Ceo Steven Demetriou
85%
85%Steven Demetriou
CEO Approval
The PENTA Building Group Ceo Jeffrey Ehret
100%
100%Jeffrey Ehret
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Civil Engineer33 Salaries
£32,084/yr
Project Manager17 Salaries
£52,145/yr
Consultant11 Salaries
£35,258/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Jacobs.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Jacobs.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 155 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 134 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 61 reviews)
"Large company"(in 55 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Ecologist

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

Pros

Focused on delivering sustainable infrastructure. Good wages and benefits package. Excellent focus on employee career development. Supportive management. Flexible working available.

Cons

Currently focused on bill-ability but transitioning away from this.

"Great Company"1 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Project Engineer (Intern)

I worked at The PENTA Building Group full-time

Pros

Good work atmosphere coming from the top down. Flexible opportunities and growth.

Cons

Limiting locations depending on where you want to work.

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