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Rio Tinto Reviews

Updated Jul 16, 2019

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Rio Tinto CEO Jean-Sébastien Jacques
Jean-Sébastien Jacques
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  1. "One of the best places to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Delhi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Rio Tinto full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    1)Impeccable work life balance 2)No other organisation gives so much importance to employee wellbeing 3)Encourages learning & development

    Cons

    There have been issue of few job losses due to global operating model change

    Advice to Management

    Make it more lively

    Rio Tinto2019-05-28
  2. "Good company to work for"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I worked at Rio Tinto full-time

      Pros

      global exposure, flexible working hours

      Cons

      nothing special to be added

      Rio Tinto2019-07-12
    • "Resourcing Analyst"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana

        I worked at Rio Tinto full-time for more than 3 years

        Pros

        Good culture, learning, great leaders

        Cons

        Risk, Stability issues, strict timelines, no wfh

        Rio Tinto2019-06-21
      • "Great salary but nothing else"

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        Current Employee - Finance Advisor in Gurgaon, Haryana
        Doesn't Recommend
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

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

        Pros

        Good salary, great work-life balance, safety culture is very good.

        Cons

        Zero job security, hire and fire at will. Too many changes happening without proper planning. Hiring contractor rather than giving opportunities to employees. No growth opportunity is there as promotions are not happening and even company does not like to offer any type of training. Managers do not have career progression discussions. Some promotions happened but there is no transparency, suddenly create position and...

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        Advice to Management

        Need to invest time in employee engagement rather than shoot every idea down and then do what manager wants. It is having a negative effect on employees. Management need to think why there are questions raised by every single person in team when someone suddenly gets promoted. Not one or two people but its come as a shock to whole floor. If people are working silently and efficiently, does not mean they have not done...

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        Rio Tinto2019-05-10
      • "Supervisor/Team lead - Executive support team"

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        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I have been working at Rio Tinto full-time

        Pros

        Work life balance use to exit

        Cons

        Redundancy is extremely high & job loss fear all the time

        Advice to Management

        Please appreciate those who are old & loyal to the organization & absorb them in different department before making them redundant

        Rio Tinto2019-05-05
      • "Senior Analayst"

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        • Senior Management
        Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I have been working at Rio Tinto full-time for more than 5 years

        Pros

        Excellent Values, Respect for others, challenging and great technology

        Cons

        Relatively lower salary than market

        Rio Tinto2019-03-24
      • "Good but lot of room for improvement."

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        Former Employee - Advisor in Gurgaon, Haryana
        Doesn't Recommend
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Rio Tinto full-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Good paymaster, work life balance, chance to work in a global environment.

        Cons

        Limited scope for career progression, scope of work limited to transactional, very frequent changes in organisation structure.

        Advice to Management

        For folks involved in global roles please ensure a global exposure specially (apart from virtual exposure)in front end roles like procurement and sales, provide stability Org Structure, define a long term strategy and stick to it even if there is a change in leadership, focus on skill development

        Rio Tinto2019-03-22
      • "Software developer"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Rio Tinto part-time

        Pros

        Great place to start with.

        Cons

        Salary isn't sufficient. Delayed payments

        Rio Tinto2019-02-22
      • Helpful (1)

        "Good company with great facilities and benefits but no job security"

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        Current Employee - Advisor in Gurgaon, Haryana
        Doesn't Recommend
        Approves of CEO

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

        Pros

        Great facilities, Good pay, Good Benefits, Good culture and learning opportunities

        Cons

        Hire and Fire practices and no job security

        Advice to Management

        Do not hire and Fire

        Rio Tinto2019-02-17
      • "No job security. Hire & Fire culture"

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        Former Employee - Assistant Vice President in Gurgaon, Haryana
        Doesn't Recommend
        Negative Outlook
        Disapproves of CEO

        I worked at Rio Tinto full-time for less than a year

        Pros

        You can buy a smartphone upto 40,000 sponsored by org.

        Cons

        1) Hire ppl without clarity about role or responsibilities. 2) Fire them without any valid reason as there is no vision

        Advice to Management

        Please dont spoil ppl's careers by offering unclear jobs

        Rio Tinto2019-01-17
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