Baker Hughes
3.2 of 5 591 reviews
www.bakerhughes.com Houston, TX 5000+ Employees

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Many good opportunities at Baker Hughes but company experiencing lots of transition pains

Marketing Manager (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

ProsLegacy of Baker Hughes produced lots of great technologies and most product lines are good places to work for engineers and scientists. However product lines have lost lots of power to the new regional structure. The regions are better places to work for those in management.

ConsProduct lines have lost a lot of power in the company. Upper management very distracted and trying to get a grip on what markets to focus on. Jury on new CEO still out. The company overall is struggling to define itself and Halliburton is way out in front in many of the key market segments.

Corporate structure very confusing right now.

Advice to Senior ManagementNeed to switch focus from product lines to market segments in regions.

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
    Sugar Land, TX

    I have been working at Baker Hughes


    Pros: People are professional and friendly. Cons: Lots of processes can slow down completion of goals. Advice to Senior Management: None Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Horrible place to work, most political company you would ever work.

    Repair & Maintenance Tech I (Former Employee)
    Broussard, LA

    I worked at Baker Hughes


    Pros: The pay is good and the benifits are really good. If you also… Cons: Employees were very rude and obnoxious. The supervisor knew nothing about the tools or equipment that were in his area. How he ever became a… Advice to Senior Management: Hire better supervisors who actually know what their doing andare… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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