EDF Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated Dec 3, 2021

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EDF Président Directeur Général Jean-Bernard Lévy
Jean-Bernard Lévy
573 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great work/life balance as a graduate(in 82 reviews)

  • "Good pay and benefits compared to other organisations(in 35 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Hierachical structure and limited support if you dont have a friend in senior management(in 17 reviews)

  • "Slow moving as a company especially on decision making(in 16 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      When I start a job at perficient I have to . I enjoy working at perficient because in day to day life of

      Oct 9, 2021 - Electrical Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Company is growing so there as are opportunities that might not immediately exist company provides regular communication, listen and consider new ideas and continually encouraging growth work, both personally. Company understand work life balance actually respect that culture in conducive to creating friends monitors with lots of opportunities to get involved based on interests

      Cons

      No company is perfect. While we grow there are things that are evolving updating technology, adding office space, formalizing procedure,etc

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great place to start career

      Dec 3, 2021 - Graduate 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - Amazing culture, everyone always willing to help out. - Business is constantly changing which is exciting. - Great place to start a career in energy (made up of nuclear, renewables etc). - Great work/life balance as a graduate. - Easy to integrate as things move quickly.

      Cons

      - As things are always changing, can be a bit disorganised.

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Delivery on a shoe string

      Nov 24, 2021 - Manager in Brighton, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Caring Good teams and people Reasonable work, life balance

      Cons

      Too many restructure. Culture of do more with less Too silo'd

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Edf

      Nov 1, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits, work life balance is good

      Cons

      Sometimes hard to progress until someone leaves

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    5. 5.0
      Former Intern, more than 1 year

      Fantastic, Friendly Place to Work

      Oct 20, 2021 - Anonymous Intern 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Friendly atmosphere -Inspirational female leaders (I am a man) -Clear positions and career progression path -Varied work -Good work ethic and work-life balance

      Cons

      -Must be proactive to keep busy and find work to do -Work-Life Balance depends heavily on your manager and department

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      great company to work for

      Oct 17, 2021 - Analyst 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      work life balance is good

      Cons

      lack of training and development focus

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      A good company to work for with lots of opportunity to grow in the company.

      Oct 15, 2021 - Construction Management in Bristol, England
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      Pros

      A good company with lots of opportunity to grow. Lots of good managers within the business. Has a bright future in the UK. a UK wide roleout of new IT through covid allows those who can work from home to do so easier.

      Cons

      The company is the largest UK energy provider, and as such its always on the move. Its very easy to end up on the wrong side of the work life balance if not careful.

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    8. 3.0
      Former Contractor, less than 1 year

      they like to use contractors

      Sep 30, 2021 - Anonymous Contractor 
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      Pros

      well established company, great work-life balance

      Cons

      poor system no development or security as they like hiring staff as temp contracts

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Excellent employer

      Sep 13, 2021 - Devops Engineer in London, England
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      Pros

      Friendly atmosphere Good work life balance Lots of benefits

      Cons

      Bit slow to make change Bit corporate

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great company, but a bit behind the curve

      Sep 20, 2021 - Research Engineer in Croydon, England
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      Pros

      EDF has a great work-life balance. My manager allowed me to be flexible and gave me a lot of independence. They embrace the flexible working attitude, and encourage you to get home at a decent hour.

      Cons

      The salaries are not as competitive as similarly sized companies, and the company itself spends a lot of time playing catch-up with smaller, more agile companies.

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