3.2 of 5 50 reviews Houston, TX 5000+ Employees
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Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Under the sea is the place to be for McDermott International. The global engineering, procurement, construction and installation firm is focused on offshore oil and gas construction. The company's offshore business segment includes subsidiary J. Ray McDermott, which builds deepwater and subsea oil and gas production and distribution facilities. Customers include major energy companies across the Atlantic, Middle East, and Asia Pacific. McDermott has operations in more than 20 countries around the world. It operates a fleet of marine vessels and has several fabrication...More

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Employees say it's “OK”   50 ratings


50% Approve of the CEO   18 ratings

McDermott President, CEO, and Director; President and CEO, J. Ray McDermott, S.A. Stephen M. (Steve) Johnson

Stephen M. (Steve) Johnson

President, CEO, and Director; President and CEO, J. Ray McDermott, S.A.

Generally a good company to work for, but room for improvement

 Current Employee

Pros: Seem to have high employee retention rate in an itinerant industry (actions, words etc)
Lots of emphasis on safety
Have consistently let me pay my bills since I started with them 7 years ago (regular work)
Slow but consistent investment in new…
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Electrical Engineer at McDermott (student candidate)

Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Houston, TX Jul 2010 Reviewed 4 days ago New

Interview Details – Interview was very easy. They seemed to be more interested in my personality rather than technical competency.Full Interview

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100 Fastest Growing Companies, Fortune, 2009
America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009

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