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CH2M Reviews

Updated 9 Jul 2019

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CH2M CEO Jacqueline Hinman
Jacqueline Hinman
434 Ratings
  1. "Great Place with Good People"

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    Former Employee - Project Scientist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CH2M full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    CH2M was a great place to work with good people who want to give clients an exemplary product.

    Cons

    It is sometimes difficult to self-direct into enough work to be 100% billable.

    Advice to Management

    Give opportunities to people as they attempt to expand their skill sets.

    CH2M2019-07-09
  2. "Not a great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Senior Consultant in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at CH2M full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people and a large company with opportunities

    Cons

    Direction changes every day, management is disconnected from the employees, a very confusing place to work, it was a dead end for many people with large redundancies

    Advice to Management

    The company was beyond repair and was eventually sold to Jacobs so no advice to management

    CH2M2019-07-07
  3. "very bureaucratic"

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    Former Employee - Associate in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CH2M full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good technical capability in staff

    Cons

    convoluted structure to bidding for jobs

    CH2M2019-06-14
  4. "good internal prospects for engineers"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at CH2M full-time

      Pros

      no added benefits to base salary

      Cons

      bodyshop when ti comes to internal mobility or letting poeple in

      CH2M2019-06-06
    • "Okay Company"

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      Former Employee - Journeyman Electrician in Prudhoe Bay, AK
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook

      I worked at CH2M full-time for less than a year

      Pros

      Three weeks on -Three weeks off ,good rotation.

      Cons

      Wages were decreased at one point and also hours. Not acceptable when you are working 12 hours a day on the slope...

      Advice to Management

      Pay better wages...

      CH2M2019-05-27
    • "Lots of overtime"

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      Former Employee - Chemical Engineer in Portland, OR
      Doesn't Recommend
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at CH2M full-time for more than 3 years

      Pros

      Great company if you are willing to work your butt off. Great place to get experience.

      Cons

      High stress lots of hours

      CH2M2019-05-21
    • "Mechanical Inspector"

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      Former Employee - Mechanical Inspector in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at CH2M full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Good salary and increament regularly

      Cons

      Difficult to get promoted to next level

      Advice to Management

      Give a chance for juniors to grow as seniors when eligible

      CH2M2019-05-13
    • "Busy every day with lots to do"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

        I worked at CH2M

        Pros

        The meals in the camps were top rate

        Cons

        I got there at the tail end, so short duration

        Advice to Management

        Always communicate

        CH2M2019-05-03
      • Helpful (1)

        "Work environment"

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        Former Employee - Engineer 

        I worked at CH2M full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Big company with a lot of resources

        Cons

        stressful work environment because of lacking work

        CH2M2019-04-19
      • "Good company"

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        Former Employee - Principal Project Manager 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        No Opinion of CEO

        I worked at CH2M full-time for more than 10 years

        Pros

        Fair pay, generally smart colleagues, lots of different kinds of work.

        Cons

        Bureaucratic at times. Always being driven to increase revenue.

        CH2M2019-04-13
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