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Babcock International Group Reviews

Updated 3 Apr 2020

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3.3
62%
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51%
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Babcock International Group Chief Executive  Archie Bethel
Archie Bethel
89 Ratings
Pros
  • "Pagamento em dia, bons salarios e beneficios(in 31 reviews)

  • "Ambiente de trabalho e atividades(in 24 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Love my jobs!"

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    Current Employee - Procurement Graduate in Plymouth, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, reliable team and good opportunities.

    Cons

    Too big - hard to find the right people!

    Babcock International Group2020-03-31
  2. "Monotonous ‘work’ that added little value. Many direct colleagues were decent people hamstrung by bureaucracy."

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    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Babcock International Group

    Pros

    Decent direct colleagues. Good socials.

    Cons

    Distant management, poor IT, unclear goals.

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    Babcock International Group2020-04-03
  3. "Excellent company to work for."

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Babcock International Group

    Pros

    Plenty of career progression opportunities. They will sponsor further/higher education once you’re in role. There are sideways moves available if you’re not satisfied in your role.

    Cons

    The decision making process can be slow due to red tape at a management level. There can be a lack of accountability at all levels depending on which business unit and role you work in.

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    Babcock International Group2020-03-09
  4. "Alright"

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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Plenty of options for development and training is normally offered.

    Cons

    Salaries can be low and there aren't many benefits

    Babcock International Group2020-03-16
  5. "Great place, great people"

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    Former Employee - Infrastructure Senior Technical Analyst in Lichfield, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Babcock International Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Very supportive of career goals

    Cons

    overall nothing to complain about.

    Babcock International Group2020-02-19
  6. "Home Safe Every day"

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    Current Employee - Project Manager in Andover, England

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time

    Pros

    Excellent Benefits . Knowledge and Skill sets.

    Cons

    Continuous through staff currently due to change management

    Babcock International Group2020-02-11
  7. "Could be better, could be a lot worse"

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    Former Employee - Information Security Analyst in Portsmouth, South East England, England
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Babcock International Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good team, reasonably flexible about hours and decent OTJ training.

    Cons

    Slightly behind the curve salary wise, wider processes dated and resistant to change.

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    Babcock International Group2020-02-16
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Big company"

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    Current Employee - Engineer 

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    It's an ok place to work

    Cons

    Human resources are a joke to deal with

    Babcock International Group2020-02-12
  9. "Good Career development prospects."

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Cardiff, Wales
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Babcock International Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Large Company, good promotional prospects

    Cons

    Can be slow to keep wages up with changing market.

    Babcock International Group2020-01-22
  10. "No prospects with this company"

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    Former Employee - Electrical Calibration Engineer in Helensburgh, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Babcock International Group full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Mostly good people. Useful for training of apprentices.

    Cons

    No prospect of progression or training. Nepotism rife. Posts held for ex naval personnel. Constant change of upper middle management.

    Babcock International Group2020-01-21
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