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National Grid experience report

  • 16.Jan 2019
  • Employee

Its a great job for dedicated people that want to make well changes for their customers

4.00

Teamwork

They have co workers as teams all the time to solve customer problems

Freedom to work independently

I spend most time out of office so to me I think they do a great job

Internal Communication

Management make it clear about whats expected and congratulate everyone when the job is done

Gender Equality

Women arent usually in the field so I guess that could change

Attitude towards older colleagues

They are treated well with preparing for retirement but not forcing anyone out

Career Development

I dont know how much further I can climb in my position

Overall compensation for your work

Im paid well and above for jobs in my area

Office / Work Environment

I work on scene mostly but Ive never heard any complaints from coworkers

Environmental Friendliness

We are a gas and electric company so we do what we can

Work-Life Balance

Always on call so thats bad but its well paying

Company Image

Love my job and pays well

Job Security

I know im safe in my position because humans are always needed especially in emergencies

Handicapped Accessibility

Disabled workers have access to bathrooms, buildings and parking

Workplace Safety

Everyone is heavily trained and no one goes out without proper licenses and fellow workers with more experience

Inclusive / Diverse

Plenty of diversity with race and sexuality

Suggestions for improvement

  • Continue to improve like ive seen since ive been at the company and I think everything will be fine

What I like about the company

Well paid, great team around all places. Strong supervisors and training for everyone in the company

What I dislike about the company

Better diversity and stronger positions for women that deserve it

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
4.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
4.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered Ability to work remotely is offered Paid Parental Leave is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    National Grid USA
  • City
    Waltham
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    C-Suite / Leadership

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Vehicle allowance is offered Employee events is offered