INEOS Reviews

Updated 5 May 2021

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3.4
54%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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INEOS Chairman and CEO Jim Ratcliffe
Jim Ratcliffe
74 Ratings
Pros
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  • "Micromanagement style by senior management and accordingly middle management(in 8 reviews)

  • "Upper management tends to micromanage and over analyze(in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cost Engineer in London, England, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at INEOS full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic team to work with and great environment

    Cons

    N/a great small company to work for

  2. "Good company"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Process Engineer in Grangemouth, Scotland, Scotland

    I worked at INEOS full-time

    Pros

    Challenging, exciting, opportunities, team spirit

    Cons

    Negative future, incompetent management, Too small


  3. "Okay"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Edinburgh, Scotland, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at INEOS full-time

    Pros

    Some good colleagues. Useful work location.

    Cons

    Pay and benefits not great.

  4. "Competitive Company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project HSSE Manager in London, England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at INEOS full-time

    Pros

    Commercially driven, site focused, caring for employees

    Cons

    Decentralized, short term priorities focus, line driven

  5. "Lots of responsibility and independence but a a lacking a development programme"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Mechanical Engineer in Grangemouth, Scotland, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    - Good pay and benefits - Not a culture of working long hours - Lots of responsibility - The site is next to the office so get to experience things first hand - Wide range of equipment on site

    Cons

    - Poor drive for development opportunities - Poor man management

  6. "Dying slowly"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    None, pay is ok but low qualifications help

    Cons

    Poor management, clique culture, weak at supervisor level, no connect with senior level

  7. "Working life at Ineos"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Maintenance Technician in Newton Aycliffe, England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at INEOS full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good salary, bonus opportunity and healthcare.

    Cons

    Lack of investment, poor site leadership.

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  8. "It's OK"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Instrument Technician in Middlesbrough, England, England
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at INEOS full-time

    Pros

    Good work force on the tools

    Cons

    To many chiefs not enough indians

  9. "N/A"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Engineer in Falkirk, Scotland, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    a lot of learning offered

    Cons

    Hard to keep up with broken management system

  10. "Good company overall"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Lab Technician in Middlesbrough, England, England
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    There are Good bonuses and pay rises

    Cons

    No opportunities to progress your career

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