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Awsome!!!!!!!!!!!
Supervisor (Former Employee) –  PASeptember 8, 2015
I really thank the upper level management of this company for allowing me to progress my carrier & for teaching me how to advance the correct way, not the Cynical / Backstabbing way.......

This company gives you chance after chance to prove yourself & advance yourself.......
Pros
Everything about this company
Cons
I never found one - except having to travel, but that is not a bother for a majority of people
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Oustading place to work , everybody is concerned
Pipefitter, Pipe Fitters and Steamfitters (Former Employee) –  Baton Rouge, LAAugust 23, 2015
Everyone from Superintendant down to the helpers were on top of their game. Everyone worked together safely and productively. a pleasant atmosphere and work conditions .
Pros
Crew of the week recieved a steak lunch and more
Cons
Took some time getting out at the end of the day.
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Vogtle Unit 3 & 4 Nuclear Construction Project
Sr. Security and Facilities Manager (Former Employee) –  Vogtle Nuclear Project, Location: Waynesboro, GAAugust 11, 2015
Assigned to the Vogtle Unit 3 & 4 Nuclear Construction Project, Sr. Security Manager preforming direct oversight of the site security force (100 plus) in execution of client and federal security procedures and policies, also served as the Emergency Response Coordinator for the project (ERC) and the Sr. Facilities Manager.

Co-workers and general staff were great.
Project on 4th level of Senior Management, site environment not good, chilled work environment.
Pros
Challenging mega project.
Cons
Chilled work environment by current senior managenet.
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Nuclear industry company
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) –  Charlotte, NCJuly 29, 2015
Enjoyed working for the Director of Nuclear, very easy going. Supporting a group of QA Managers was enjoyable. They were great personalities and even during the toughest periods they could always make you smile.
Pros
Wonderful team to work for, flexibility
Cons
Healthcare coverage
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always something to do
creeler/winder oper (Former Employee) –  LaFayette, GAJuly 15, 2015
Would go in and check the job. Making sure all the temps and numbers or correct. The people was always helpful if the job went done to help get it back up and running. Didn't see the management much.
Pros
pay
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awesome workplace
Industrial Laborer (Former Employee) –  Saint Paul, VAJune 28, 2015
Good job culture good management good job security good comp benefits good job work like good pay good lunch and drinks and if u wanna know more then go to there website and check it out
Pros
yes
Cons
no
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I work on new nuclear construction site, building two new nuclear reactor menaging survey department (currently 40 surveyors on the site)
Survey Lead / Field Engineer (Current Employee) –  Waynesboro, GAJune 26, 2015
Typical construction site where you can learn a lot about nuclear construction. Very detailed kind of job with a lot of regulation you will not experience anywhere else.
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Ehhh
Civil Field Engineer I (Former Employee) –  Aiken, SCJune 2, 2015
Co-workers: most were very knowledgeable and willing to help. Some not so much. The Leads were awesome!
Management: The higher you went up the chain the worse they got at least that's how it was on the job I was on.
Benefits were great!
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Very productive and well managed company.
Pipefitter (Former Employee) –  Pueblo, COApril 29, 2015
This was a great company to work for. I met some interesting people from all walks of life and left with some lifelong friends.
Pros
Good pay, relaxed work atmosphere.
Cons
Location, it was very cold.
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Excavation at it's best.
Human Resource Generalist (Former Employee) –  Waynesboro, GAMarch 27, 2015
10 hour days
That excavation is the foundation of building a nuclear site
Management was very ladi back with a go-getter attitude.
Co-workers are now good friends
Being laid off.
Most enjoyable was meeting new people and seeing how the ground formation changes.
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Fast pace
Program Manager (Former Employee) –  Baton Rouge, LAMarch 19, 2015
The company was a fast paced organization and was a good place to work. The company has been sold to CB&I.

The company allowed an independent work environment.
Pros
Flexibility
Cons
Minimal structure.
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Shaw Group
Exec/Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) –  Stoughton, MAMarch 16, 2015
Company was very big at one time and there was a lot to learn and do when busy. Opportunities to learn new things. However there were major changes which pared the company down.
Pros
Great Benefits
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No longer a company
Project Controls Analyst (Former Employee) –  Houston, TXMarch 10, 2015
Shaw Group was sold, partially to Technip and partially to CB&I. I have no experience working for either of these companies
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Very Busy
Scaffold Builder Lead (Former Employee) –  La Porte, TXFebruary 19, 2015
Planning, focus, determine, on jobs that where assign and most important of all working safe at all times. Building platforms for skilled crafted workers to perform there jobs on columns,gear pumps, piping ,beam structures,and assigning people for different jobs in the plant.
Pros
Great benifits
Cons
401k, insurance etc
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Productive and safe work place
Industrial Welder (Former Employee) –  Mooresboro, NCFebruary 10, 2015
Great place to work,with good benefits and compensation. I like the fact that management actually cares about you and your job. I would recommend anyone to work for this company.
Pros
short break every two hours, christmas gift card, bonus check saftey Bonus
Cons
Contract work
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older plant poor management
Millwright (Former Employee) –  Geismar, LAJanuary 30, 2015
hammer mechanic not true millwright work . come with the 5 mins before knock off time we need 3 people to stay and always same people. got old quick
Pros
OT
Cons
unwanted OT
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Excellent work/life balance.
Energy & Sustainability Specialist II (Current Employee) –  Denver, COJanuary 16, 2015
Working at CB&I has been an overall positive experience. The type of work varies, and employees have a great deal of flexibility. Please contact me directly if interested in learning more about my experience with CB&I.
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manufacturing
Manufacturing Work (Former Employee) –  Chatsworth, GAJanuary 14, 2015
worked in 2 depts and the twisting dept was some heavy lifting, the tufting had several depts which had a great supervisor
Pros
great pay
Cons
does not train completely
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Currently employed with CBI- they bought Shaw
Piping Designer (Current Employee) –  Baton Rouge, LAJanuary 13, 2015
Presently working as a Piping Designer. This company has helped me grow in my field by providing me with piping leads and co-workers that are easy to work with and enjoyable to be around.
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Great workplace
Buyer/Purchasing (Former Employee) –  Port Arthur, TXJanuary 12, 2015
Review requisitions and place orders for all general foreman. Maintain rental log for all equipment on site,
Pros
Great work environment
Cons
Having to travel so far for work
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