Aker Solutions Reviews

Updated 27 August 2014
Updated 27 August 2014
112 Reviews

3.5
112 Reviews
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Aker Solutions President and CEO Øyvind Eriksen
Øyvind Eriksen
48 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good working environment and can say its a school/collage to learn advanced engineering (in 11 reviews)

  • Extremely good when it comes to work-life balance (in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • Lack of communication and knowledge transfer amon business units and/or functional departments (in 3 reviews)

  • Constant change, management team is young and therefore inexperienced (in 3 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1. 1 person found this helpful  

    Very Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Subsea Engineer  in  Pune
    Current Employee - Subsea Engineer in Pune

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

    Does 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 ManagementAdvice

    None

  2.  

    lot of things to learn

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Aker Solutions

    Pros

    good for Oil & Gas Experience

    Cons

    not good for contrct employee

    Doesn't Recommend
  3.  

    Aker Solutions GET

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Engineer  in  Pune
    Former Employee - Engineer in Pune

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

    Pros

    Very supportive and nice work culture.

    Cons

    No cons as such to mention

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Good working environment but poor salary

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineer  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai

    I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Good people, good working environment

    Cons

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

  6.  

    Good start for career

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineer  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

    All business units are not equally developed

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Great learning experience

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Aker Solutions

    Pros

    Good people, healthy working environment,

    Cons

    nothing in particular...less remuneration, less transparency

  8.  

    best place to work & grow

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Aker Solutions full-time

    Pros

    good projects & people and enviroment

    Cons

    wide range of salary for same

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    no

    Recommends
  9.  

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

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineer  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Amazing Work Culture

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineer  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Engineer in Mumbai

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

    Pros

    Job Environment, International Exposure, Technical Projects of all varieties

    Cons

    Relatively low salary, Better opportunities possible

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep the good job going. But please focus on People Satisfaction.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Good Company to start career in Engineering and design

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Design Engineer  in  Mumbai
    Current Employee - Design Engineer in Mumbai

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

    Pros

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

    Cons

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

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    concentrate on training of employees instead of only developing procedures

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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