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Found 5,327 of over 6K reviews
4.0
81% Recommend to a Friend
Jacobs Chair and CEO Steven Demetriou
90% Approve of CEO

Found 5,268 of over 6K reviews

4.0
81%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
Approve of CEO
Jacobs Chair and CEO Steven Demetriou
Steven Demetriou
1,774 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good work environment for employees(in 206 reviews)

  • "Flexible work schedule and interesting work(in 171 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work life balance depends on project managers(in 51 reviews)

  • "Confusing organizational structure in a large company(in 90 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Recent joinee review

      7 Nov 2022 - Mechanical Engineer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
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      Pros

      Good work culture Hybrid working

      Cons

      Not many local projects available

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Jacobs is nice company

      29 Nov 2022 - Instrumentation and Controls Engineer in Mumbai
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      1) Seniors are very helpful 2) Tanning before actual deploy on project 3) Caring of employee 4) Excellent office environment

      Cons

      I don't think any cons, excellent company for freshers

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      over all experience

      24 Nov 2022 - Piping Designer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      flexibility and respect, growth, learning

      Cons

      as of now no cons

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    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Project Control GID India

      1 Dec 2022 -  in Navi Mumbai
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      work life balance is good in Jacobs and hybrid working culture is there

      Cons

      repeated work in this company

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Exposure to variety of projects

      15 Nov 2022 - Principal Engineer in Navi Mumbai
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Very good policies for employees Friendly Work Environment Exposure to variety of projects

      Cons

      Sometimes decisions making may take longer time due to the large size of organization

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Overall

      15 Nov 2022 - Accounts Payable 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Company policies, Perks, salary, facilities.

      Cons

      Very bad politics, no growth, management is biased.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Good environment, Good opportunity

      6 Nov 2022 - Piping Engineer in Mumbai
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good environment, Good opportunity for growth. Diversified business

      Cons

      lacking EPC type exposure and work practices

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      16 Nov 2022 - Senior Data Analyst in Calcutta
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good company to stay here

      Cons

      No much cons to say

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee

      it was a nice experience

      1 Nov 2022 - Technical Support Engineer 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      It is a good company to work with

      Cons

      It is not a bad company

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    11. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Jacobs was very nice firm

      30 Oct 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Friendly nature, management supports in every aspect. Will be having work life balance.

      Cons

      Will not be more deeply included in the project.

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    Jacobs has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 5,976 reviews left anonymously by employees. 81% of employees would recommend working at Jacobs to a friend and 74% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

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