Compare Kier Group vs The PENTA Building Group BETA

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Kier Group

Employee Ratings

  • Kier Group 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)
3.4
(based on 373 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 0.6 higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.7
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Kier Group employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than The PENTA Building Group employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
4.5
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Senior Management 1.5 higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
4.6
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Culture & Values 1.5 higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kier Group Ceo  Andrew Davies
76%
76% Andrew Davies
CEO Approval
The PENTA Building Group Ceo Jeffrey Ehret
100%
100%Jeffrey Ehret
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 25% higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
The PENTA Building Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 34% higher than Kier Group employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Civil Engineer14 Salaries
£27,227/yr
Quantity Surveyor14 Salaries
£47,912/yr
Site Manager8 Salaries
£49,384/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Good people" was the most mentioned Pro at Kier Group.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Kier Group.
Pros
Pros
"Good people"(in 16 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 14 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 16 reviews)
"Poor communication"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Technical Trainer

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

Pros

I've worked with three separate teams at Kier, two in IT and one in HR, and have worked with the most fantastic people. Kier are always looking for ways to involve and develop employees and have... great benefits. I'm looking forward to a long career here.

Cons

None that I can think of.

"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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