Mott MacDonald Reviews

Updated 13 May 2021

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4.0
81%
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93%
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Mott MacDonald Executive Chair Mike Haigh
Mike Haigh
164 Ratings
Pros
  • "Respectful of work hours to give a healthy work life balance(in 105 reviews)

  • "Very good working environment and culture(in 77 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Very male-dominated at the senior management level(in 34 reviews)

  • "Lack of guidance for career progression(in 28 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Absolutely brilliant

      21 Apr 2021 - Civil Engineer in Newport, Newport, Wales, Wales
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      Pros

      Salary, career development opportunities, social aspect, training, level of responsibility, flexible leave

      Cons

      Difficult recruitment process for graduates

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great employee owned company

      13 May 2021 - Resource Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Employee owned, highly skilled people, geographically diverse

      Cons

      Structural challenges, mid-size limbo, opaque reward structure, senior leadership out of touch with the business

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good place to work

      24 Apr 2021 - Electrical Engineer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The wide range of sectors means you can get a variety of projects, big and small. Project teams are generally friendly and collaborate well together. There is a heavy focus of mental health and wellbeing. Flexible working within the Uk is allowed.

      Cons

      Promotions are not automatic. You will have to push for your promotion. Same for pay increases. You’ll have to push for it.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Employer by choice

      7 May 2021 - Head of IT Services in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      culture, shareholders, people, strategies, purpose

      Cons

      Salaries for some staff not current with market

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good Salary and benefits. Great for graduates planning to work towards chartership

      30 Apr 2021 - Mechanical Engineer in Leeds, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people, flexible and inclusive

      Cons

      I haven't come across any cons yet

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great company culture. "Connect-thinking" that bridges multiple disciplines.

      19 Apr 2021 - Data Scientist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Very helpful colleagues (easy to reach out to, very open etc) Opportunities inside the company

      Cons

      Work amount balance is poor: some time is crazily busy but the other time super free.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Assistant Engineer at Mott MacDonald

      20 Apr 2021 - Assistant Engineer in Croydon, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great range of projects from large to small. Experienced engineers. Nice and supportive working environment

      Cons

      Pay is not as high as competitors in the first few years of the career.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good role

      27 Apr 2021 - Part II Architectural Assistant 
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      Pros

      Very nice environment to work in

      Cons

      Very demanding workload but managable

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Enviornment

      21 Apr 2021 - Manager in Manchester, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good package and facilities and pension

      Cons

      Nothing specific but overall diversity of work

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Working environment

      21 Apr 2021 - Principal Consultant 
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      Pros

      Agile working; Friendly and supportive environment; Flexible;

      Cons

      Hierarchical system; Feedback hard to pass onto senior management

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