“It has been interesting to see the poor adoption of company culture by "legacy" employees. They are the worst thing. ”
- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at Scientific Drilling full-timePros
Interesting line of work offers exposure to many new technologies.Cons
It is a drag to work at a place where people complain so much yet have so much to be grateful forAdvice to ManagementAdvice
ditch the legacyRecommendsPositive OutlookApproves of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied online. The process took 4 months - interviewed at Scientific Drilling.Interview Details
Quite a messy operation there. HR is out of touch with the needs and desires of those they are trying to fill jobs for. They work off a structured template of money and experience and would rather leave a position open for years than give someone a chance to grow into the job. Run from their Houston office which dictates structure and treats new employees like a commodity. Cold and heartless and incompetent at the same time.Interview Questions
Reasons for Declining
- How little will you take in compensation? View Answer
Poor communication with HR and never felt comfortable with the company culture. It went from a family operation to an insulated corporate giant run by human robots without any heart or passion.Declined OfferNegative ExperienceAverage Interview
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Scientific Drilling International (SDI) is an independent directional drilling and wellbore navigation, surveying and logging service company serving customers worldwide.
SDI was founded in Houston, TX in 1969, and that same year introduced “The EYE,” the oil and gas industry’s first commercial downhole, electronic steering tool.
SDI maintains that pioneering spirit, developing key technologies which have resulted in A History of Firsts for SDI within the industry.
Today, SDI is a leading provider in the global wellbore navigation services market as well as the...