Balfour Beatty Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 13 Dec 2020

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280 Ratings
Pros
  • "Excellent knowledge and experience with good people with good team values(in 37 reviews)

  • "Balfour has a really Flexible work environment(in 36 reviews)

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  1. "great"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Quantity Surveyor in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Balfour Beatty full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    great salary and good perks

    Cons

    long hours and sometimes stressful

  2. "Good"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Design Manager in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time

    Pros

    Big support structure, opportunity, interesting projects

    Cons

    Big company, can be long hours, sometimes frustrating


  3. "Good"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Site Agent in Birmingham, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Balfour Beatty full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work atmosphere, paid well

    Cons

    Big work load, long hours

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  4. "Good company"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
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    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good experience and ability to progress

    Cons

    Long hours if working overtime

  5. "In general it's ok"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Bim Technician in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time

    Pros

    They are involved in some very good projects

    Cons

    long hours, difficult to get a pay rise, difficult to get some courses that would potentially help in your career.

  6. "Construction"

    5.0
    Current Employee - GRADUTE ENGINEER in London, England

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time

    Pros

    Health perks and long annual leave

    Cons

    long hours and corporate culture.

  7. "Good company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Quantity Surveyor in London, England

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time

    Pros

    Great projects and development opportunities

    Cons

    High chance of working away and long hours

  8. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Chief Executive Officer in Glasgow, Scotland

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time

    Pros

    good management can work from home

    Cons

    Long hours and weekend shifts

  9. "Company review"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time

    Pros

    A very energetic and supportive company to work for

    Cons

    You work for very long hours

  10. "Great Employer"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Graduate Scheme is very informative and take you away to the Lake District to work on team work etc. Push you to achieve your best.

    Cons

    Long hours and always busy on site.

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