Jacobs Reviews

Updated 9 Aug 2020

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3.6
70%
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83%
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Jacobs Chair and CEO Steven Demetriou
Steven Demetriou
744 Ratings
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  • "Dealing with the demands from upper management was not worth the terribly low wage(in 60 reviews)

  • "Large company so it’s easy to get lost in a crowd(in 54 reviews)

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  1. "Good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Professional Associate in Indore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jacobs part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Best in field and a very good atmosphere.

    Cons

    there is nothing bed here. everything is good.

  2. "Work Culture"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good place to work and earn

    Cons

    Hours basis work distribution and culture


  3. "Improving with TIme"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Mechanical Design Engineer in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jacobs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Multi lateral job profiles and locations

    Cons

    Low salaries in India and slow growth

  4. "Having a knowledge as Network Engineer I can handle the Integration/Troubleshooting/Construction Support process."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Network Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jacobs full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    My skills/Knowledge can help here to grow with our company

    Cons

    This is the same process(Networking) where as I'm working with same process in current company

  5. "hoog"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - NPD in Chennai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Jacobs full-time

    Pros

    Good place to work and kearn

    Cons

    no imporve you had to learn

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  6. "Building construction & industrial projects"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Jacobs full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Sam India construction company is largest company

    Cons

    Challenge accepted to me at work

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  7. "Company is Good but in India not functioning properly"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Service Engineer in Mumbai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    1. Good and experience people 2. salary good compare to market 3. Gives overtime 4. Good reputation in market

    Cons

    1. You have to always keep moving 2. Don't provide any compensation for mobilization , please note this and demand salary accordingly 3. Purely client base job, if company don't have any project , you will not get salary 4. It is better to join this company for short term , company is not good for long period. 5. It is very difficult to get any details about future posting and top people always makes it secret. So lack of transparency is there 6. This is US based company all the good regulations for US employees. for Indian all the restriction. 7. Rules are different for different employees. 8. Better to stay away from this company

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  8. "Overall Bad Experience"

    1.0
    Former Employee - Graduate Engineer in Mumbai

    I worked at Jacobs full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Food was available at cheap cost

    Cons

    Bad Management, No Motivation for new employee

  9. "GOOD PLACE TO WORK"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Best work environment.No office politics

    Cons

    Limited array of projects which keeps on repeating

  10. "Project controls Engineer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Controls Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Work life balance apart from nothing

    Cons

    Slow growth, low increment and zero knowledge development

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