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  • Senior Management
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Senior Geoscientist in Houston, TX
Former Employee - Senior Geoscientist in Houston, TX

I worked at Baker Hughes

Pros

Relaxed work environment
Management understands when one needs to take time off
Does not recycle people often like other companies

Cons

No career advancement in technical area
Very specific job description
Salaries lower than competitors
Limited mentorship

No opinion of CEO
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  1. Many good opportunities at Baker Hughes but company experiencing lots of transition pains

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    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Baker Hughes

    Pros

    Legacy 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.

    Cons

    Product 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 ManagementAdvice

    Need to switch focus from product lines to market segments in regions.

    No opinion of CEO
  2. It has been an interesting peek at the oil field.

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    Current Employee - Dispatcher in Edinburg, TX
    Current Employee - Dispatcher in Edinburg, TX

    I have been working at Baker Hughes

    Pros

    The pay is for the responsibility in this postion is very good.

    Cons

    The management is in many ways not very compentent.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hire on experience and not on who you know....

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
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