Vermilion Energy

Vermilion Energy Reviews

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Vermilion Energy President, CEO, and Director Lorenzo Donadeo
Lorenzo Donadeo
3 Ratings
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    Great culture, competitive compensation, and well-respected company - Best company I've worked for!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical Professional in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Technical Professional in Calgary, AB (Canada)

    I have been working at Vermilion Energy full-time (more than 3 years)


    Great company culture driven by CEO and generally very good leadership throughout organization
    Consistently strong share performance translates to very good long term incentive
    Generally competent and committed staff with poor performers being let go
    Voted Great Place to Work for 3 years in a row
    Well respected by peer companies and industry
    Genuine care for community investment and social responsibility
    Nice, modern office space with drinks, coffee, and breakfast for employees


    Internal moves can be tricky given people stay in their jobs for a long time
    A handful of mediocre middle managers, but all companies have a few

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    The executive management is top notch. They genuinely make an effort to listen to employees suggestions and have done a great job. The management take a very careful, conservative approach which has meant no major mistakes for the company and shareholders.

    Positive Outlook
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Vermilion Energy Interviews

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Getting an Interview


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Interview Difficulty




    Senior Operations Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at Vermilion Energy in November 2008.

    Interview Details

    Very thorough and lengthy. I don't think any of the interview process was redundant; however, the hiring process took too long. If I hadn't had my heart set on working there, I likely would have accepted another one of the offers I had.

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    It was a great offer. I accepted without negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

Vermilion Energy Awards & Accolades

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Best Workplaces in Canada (50-999 Employees), Great Place to Work Institute, 2012

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Headquarters Calgary, Canada
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded 1994
Type Company - Public (VET)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

Vermilion Energy (formerly Vermilion Energy Trust) tries to stay out of the red by developing oil and gas properties in Canada, France, Australia, and the Netherlands. Vermilion is one of the leading energy trusts in Canada. It has proved reserves of about 95 million barrels of oil equivalent and more than 2.2 million gross acres of undeveloped land. It has a daily production of more than 19,700 barrels of crude oil and 70 million cu. ft. of natural gas. The company is pursuing a strategy of expanding its asset base through complementary acquisitions, farm-ins, asset... More

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