Aker Solutions
3.4 of 5 87 reviews
www.akersolutions.com Lysaker, Norway 50 to 149 Employees

Aker Solutions Reviews

Updated Mar 31, 2014

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78% Approve of the CEO

Aker Solutions President and CEO Øyvind Eriksen

Øyvind Eriksen

(36 ratings)

70% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Good working environment; multinational company"
    in 9 reviews
  • "Extremely good when it comes to work-life balance"
    in 8 reviews
Cons:
  • "Lack of communication and knowledge transfer amon business units and/or functional departments"
    in 3 reviews
  • "A fantastic place for politicians but the worst E&C firm in Houston for engineers"
    in 4 reviews
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Very Good Company

Subsea Engineer (Current Employee)
Pune

I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time for less than a year

ProsExcellent Training, Job Profile, Management is very friendly, work culture is awesome, No politics at all, very good office and other facilities.

ConsDoes not hire directly, HIres through 3rd party hence pay is less. work can be less challenging sometimes. there could be times when there is no work at all.

Advice to Senior ManagementNone

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Engineer (Former Employee)
Pune

I worked at Aker Solutions full-time for more than a year

ProsVery supportive and nice work culture.

ConsNo cons as such to mention

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good working environment but poor salary

Engineer (Current Employee)
Mumbai

I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time

ProsGood people, good working environment

ConsHeavy work load specially for Indian Projects, Biased Management specially for few engineering departments, poor salary, less growth

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Good start for career

Engineer (Current Employee)
Mumbai

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

ProsGood experience for fresh engineers with challenging opportunities and growth potential, diverse business portfolio, open and direct work culture

ConsAll business units are not equally developed

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great learning experience

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aker Solutions

ProsGood people, healthy working environment,

Consnothing in particular...less remuneration, less transparency

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best place to work & grow

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time

Prosgood projects & people and enviroment

Conswide range of salary for same

Advice to Senior Managementno

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It was a learning experience with lot of scope for personal development.

Engineer (Current Employee)
Mumbai

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

ProsLearning Environment.
Good people relationships.
Emphasis on HSE (Health Safety Environment.

ConsToo much work load.
Hardly any time for personal life.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Amazing Work Culture

Engineer (Current Employee)
Mumbai

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

ProsJob Environment, International Exposure, Technical Projects of all varieties

ConsRelatively low salary, Better opportunities possible

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep the good job going. But please focus on People Satisfaction.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Good Company to start career in Engineering and design

Design Engineer (Current Employee)
Mumbai

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

ProsEveryday is a learning
Exciting projects to work and good technical expertise

ConsVery few or no deputation
Lot of unnecessary Procedures is making work miserable

Advice to Senior Managementconcentrate on training of employees instead of only developing procedures

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Good

Instrumentation Engineer (Current Employee)
Mumbai

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

ProsOpen culture, freedom to speak., get opportunities to prove urself and capabilities.

ConsVery much client orientated. At times employees welfare are compromised for clients unwanted demands

Advice to Senior Managementto be more aggressive with client, and stand for their employees. B transparent if some deadlines cant be met and make client aware abt their own lags for delays

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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