Thames Water Reviews

Updated Jul 30, 2021

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3.6
69%
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Thames Water CEO Sarah Bentley
Sarah Bentley
40 Ratings
Pros
  • "Values, progression, work life balance(in 20 reviews)

  • "Great people stable employment good working hours(in 15 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Too many company reorganisations, weak senior management(in 14 reviews)

  • "Lip service to mental health well-being and work/life balance(in 9 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Friendly and supportive environment

      Jul 18, 2021 - Technician in Orpington, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      They really go out of their way to show that they care for their employees. They also host lots of events to really socialise within the organisation. I feel like I’m at university again.

      Cons

      Haven’t seen anything bad about working here so far.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Decent

      Jul 20, 2021 - Customer Coordinator in Slough, Berkshire, South East England, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      They actually seem to care about their staff. Decent salary and shift times.

      Cons

      Communication needs improvement between departments.

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    3. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Technical consultant, Quality and documentation Engineer

      Jul 22, 2021 - Technical Consultant in Birmingham, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      A good place to work.

      Cons

      Excellent place to work, nice team.

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Easy job and good security

      Jul 30, 2021 - Electrical Engineer in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good security Easy job Not too demanding and overtime available at least once a month for a week

      Cons

      Not as high pay as competitors Progression is available although training up is slow

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good people

      Jul 19, 2021 - Project Analyst in Reading, England, England
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      Pros

      Everyone wants you to succeed

      Cons

      Lot of acronyms A lot of talking

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good Company

      Jul 15, 2021 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good team and Good environment

      Cons

      Couldnt find any to report

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Challenging and rewarding place to work

      Jul 12, 2021 - Senior Project Manager in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Fantastic scale and complexity of projects

      Cons

      Can be difficult to move at speed.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      growth and future opportunities

      Jun 19, 2021 - Administrative Assistant in Reading, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - manager push you to grow and explore wider company - many chances for development - many people in company for 10+ years, care about staff

      Cons

      - entry level admin pay less that average - some roles are tedious - customer facing roles can be stressful -

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Could be better could be worse

      Jul 23, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Generally a safe job, good response to COVID, will probably offer home / office flexi working, employees care about team mates

      Cons

      Just be aware of TW’s position in the OFWAT rankings table.

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company to work for

      Jul 1, 2021 - Human Resources Specialist in Reading, England, England
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      Pros

      Family friendly policies. Incredibly friendly and supportive Focused on fixing past mistakes

      Cons

      Friends blame you for roadworks

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