Empirica Reviews

Updated July 22, 2015
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  1. Excellent working environment with limitless growth opportunities

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Empirica full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Professional work environment, true "team" atmosphere, not micro-managed or overwhelmed by bureaucracy, senior management very receptive to new ideas, opportunities for both personal and professional growth, very good work/personal-life balance, integrity and ethics are highly valued.

    Cons

    No cons other than the normal fire drills that occur within a rapidly growing organization. Some personnel may have difficulty in accepting changes but management does a good job of communicating the rational behind the changes.


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    company's heading

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Surface Logger in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Surface Logger in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Empirica full-time (Less than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - Etienne Roux and the other top level managers know where they want to take the company

    Cons

    -middle management and operations here in Houston suck big time

    Advice to Management

    -follow the leader!


  3. all around excellent Company - Houston/Gulf Coast

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Empirica full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Lots of work, Great work atmosphere, room to grow and promote, experienced management that cares about the careers of the employees in their charge, great training program for new hires.

    Cons

    No complaints at all about the Gulf Coast Region.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work!


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    management

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Empirica full-time

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    - There are people on the team that really look out for everyone. The foreigners treat us better than the locals at this company.

    Cons

    - Roux needs to pick a new right hand man

    Advice to Management

    - Get raid of the dawson circus performers.


  6. Great Company

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Empirica full-time (More than 10 years)

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great Benefits, Fair pay and fantastic coworkers

    Cons

    workload fluctuates constantly due to rig activity

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing


  7. Helpful (1)

    Take the good with the bad

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Empirica

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good training and room to move up. Alot of work, good equipment and depending on you work at good locations

    Cons

    Some (hold your tongue and say apple)......but thats everywhere you go. Be aware of JFD big (hold your tongue and say apple). Enough to make you wanna quit.LOL


  8. ok place to work

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Empirica

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    benifets, that's about it for this place

    Cons

    pay, they pass out money with a thimble

    Advice to Management

    listen to your employees when they have ideas


  9. Good compAny

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Surface Logger in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Senior Surface Logger in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Empirica full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Lots of work. Good Pay

    Cons

    good benefits. not much for growth

    Advice to Management

    Pay your experience hands more money. Give them a chance to advance into management


  10. Helpful (3)

    Rewarding

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Empirica

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    Proper Training and employee development.

    Cons

    Communication between field and office


  11. Helpful (2)

    Better since new management took over the Appalachian office.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Surface Logger in Youngstown, OH
    Current Employee - Surface Logger in Youngstown, OH

    I have been working at Empirica full-time (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    Lots of work during this time. I've stayed within 5 hours of my home base. Are pretty flexible with days off request

    Cons

    Long hours - 12 hours. Have been away from home for over a month at a time. Old and slow. Raises are few and far between.

    Advice to Management

    Reward jobs well done with bonuses. Update 15 yr old computers



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