Atkins Reviews

Updated 6 Jul 2020

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3.7
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  1. "Excellent company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Consultant in London, England

    I worked at Atkins full-time

    Pros

    Culture, people, projects and professionalism

    Cons

    None at all - really good employer

  2. "Good company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good environment for professional development

    Cons

    Higher management tends to think about people as numbers, rather than people.

  3. "god place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Engineering Apprentice in Whitehaven, England

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

    Pros

    Atkins was a good place to work

    Cons

    There are no cons of working here

  4. "A good company to work for."

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Engineer in Sheffield, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Atkins full-time

    Pros

    As large companies go Atkins are pretty good. T&Cs are competitive and they do make a genuine effort to look after their employees. Some very talented people work there.

    Cons

    Some of the work can be pretty dry.

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  5. "Engineer"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in London, England

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

    Pros

    very supportive of personal devlopment

    Cons

    Salary should be higher. no other cons

  6. "Mixed"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Senior Ecologist in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Atkins full-time

    Pros

    Great team and interesting projects/ opportunities

    Cons

    Poor salary and over worked

  7. "Excellent projects and engaging teams"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Interior Designer in Epsom, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Atkins full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Sector diversity and projects are excellent

    Cons

    I can be who you know not what you know

  8. Helpful (1)

    "overall ok"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - Management Consultant in London, England

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

    Pros

    mostly supportive people, flexible working

    Cons

    long hours and low pay

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  9. "Best Knowledge hub"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Highway Design Engineer in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Atkins full-time

    Pros

    professional, orgainsed, well poised,, structured.

    Cons

    Stingy in pay, have to improve on diversity

  10. "Chartered Engineer"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Civil Engineer 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Support gaining chartership and provide the opportunties to complete training agreement.

    Cons

    Work with local government is not the most exciting

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