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Working at Fluor in Irvine, CA: 17 Employee Job Reviews by Real Employee working in Irvine, CA Area

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On average, employees in Irvine, CA at Fluor give their company a 1.1 rating out of 5.0 based on 17, whereas overall Average Rating of Fluor is 4.1 out of 5.0 based on 342 Fluor Review Ratings. The happiest Fluor employees in Irvine, CA are Engineering Managers submitting an average rating of 4.8 and Construction Engineers with a rating of 3.9.

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4.1
Average Rating
(based on 224 Fluor Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.0
Growth Opportunities
3.7
People You Work With
4.4
Person You Work For
4.3
Rewards You Receive
4.0
Support You Get
4.1
Way You Work
4.3
Work Setting
3.9
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"Excellent experience and I would highly recommend it."
Posted 11 years ago in Greenville, SC

Working at Fluor in Irvine, CA: 17 Employee Reviews

Engineering Manager

"I have over 40 years of civil infrastructure experience in mining, power, oil and gas and municipal work. Limited experience in Autocad experience such as In Bilingual Spanish and English"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Materials Engineer
Work Setting 2 / 5 Company Culture 3 / 5

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

4.1
Fluor (342)

4.6 Highest Rated in this Industry is ARES Corp. (9)
2.7 Lowest Rated in this Industry is Wood Group TCS (8)
3.7 Average of All Companies in this Industry (5,541)
Cost Schedule Engineer
Person You Work For 2.6 / 5 People You Work With 4.2 / 5 Work Setting 2.8 / 5
Support You Get 3.1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.5 / 5
Company Culture 2.7 / 5 Way You Work 3.5 / 5
Construction Engineer
Person You Work For 3.8 / 5 People You Work With 3.8 / 5 Work Setting 3.4 / 5
Support You Get 4.8 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.8 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.8 / 5
Company Culture 4.7 / 5 Way You Work 4.8 / 5
Senior Mechanical Engineer

"Good company but not the people."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2.1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Technical Director

"Fluor is cadilac of engineering world."

What do you like about working at Fluor?

"professional behavior"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"be frank and do your best"

Contractor

"Great place to work."

What do you like about working at Fluor?

"Management was great. They understood you were the professional and they respected your skills. I loved the hands-off management style. I work best with this style. I don't need supervision."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"The company has basically outsourced all its work. Senior management has sold their soul to the devil."

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"I had to be an employee for 5 years to get their 401 contributions."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Respect your subordinates. Give them space. Recognize senior experienced individuals and let them control their work. Schedule weekly/biweekly meetings."

Fluor Employee

"It will be very useful when the top management listen to it."

What do you like about working at Fluor?

"Good organization with accumulate technology and large scale projects opportunity."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"My big question is the justification of laying off direct employees while keeping contract employees."

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"Employment job security is dictated by individual supervisor's buddy system. No matter how good you are in engineering with knowledge and talents, you job security is dictated by personal influence.They layoff so many direct employee while keeping contract employee without explanation."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Top management should look into the matter of fairness of judgement and hear from the employee leaving company to find any misconduct by supervisor's personal influence against company interest. I was rated very very goo in previous project but was laid off in next project while there are incapable contract employees a lot."

General Manager

"Excellent company to work for. Great work environment and growth opportunities."

Senior HSE Engineer

"Fluor is a well-known mega firm that folded in the recession; there was little job security until you have 10+ years with them."

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"They didn't anticipate the recession as well as their competition."

Senior Accountant

"I have enjoyed working at Fluor. I have many friends still working at Fluor."

What do you like about working at Fluor?

"I liked the friendly environment, professionalism, career advancement opportunities, and always learning new ideas or ways of doing things."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"It is a great opportunity to work with the team, learning new things, and it is a great company to work for Fluor. They care about the employees."

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"When the big layoff happened in the 1980s, it was depressing and sad to see someone go."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I really don't have anything to say other than keep up with the spirit of teamwork."

Principal Engineer

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"A good place to work if you don't want to work too hard."

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"tedious, politics, inefficient management, poor marketing"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Branch out into cost-plus engineering so they can keep their engineers busy."

Senior Engineer

"Gives adequate overview"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be comitted to the work"

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"Boom Bust industry"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Employees are demoralized"

Electrical Design Engineer

"Fair and accurate"

What do you like about working at Fluor?

"Internation projects/standards"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Fluor welcomes employees who are willing to travel. If the interviewee is open to travel, he/she should focus on communicating the enjoyment of field/traveling positions"

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"short-term career outlook"

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Management should more actively recognize efforts that go beyond the job description"

Senior Auditor

"Had Fluor not relocated to Texas I would probably still be with them today. An excellent company to work for."

What do you like about working at Fluor?

"Recognition for accomplishments, opportunities for advancement, competitive salary and the chance to travel the world."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be professional and articulate well."

What don't you like about working at Fluor?

"After returning from an audit assignment to Australia I was assigned to back to back audits to SaudI Arabia and Canada. I asked to have another Senior take one assignment so I could be home with family. My travel was over 60% the highest in our department. This was due to the company wanting the best on their international audits. Two other Seniors where unassigned at that time but I was told no other Seniors were available for the audits."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"To consider the balance of staff assignments."

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