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Baker Hughes is a great company to work for; really good culture, opportunities, and management.

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Current Employee - Reliability Engineer Intern in Claremore, OK
Current Employee - Reliability Engineer Intern in Claremore, OK

I have been working at Baker Hughes as an intern (less than an year)

Pros

The company is on the up-and-up, is under good management, has a great culture, and cares about its employees. My internship paid well, and the company is very good about hiring its interns back. I would describe the culture as being very diverse, relaxed, but also driven to do as well as possible. Baker Hughes seems to hire quality people with good interpersonal skills, so the work environment is fun.

Cons

In my 2 month internship, I didn't find any cons.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Unfortunate situations...

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

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits, opportunity to work with some really talented people, generally a good HSE culture

    Cons

    Exceptionally political environment with very little true leadership. Internal processes such as IT and HR completely broken and overrun with red tape and no acknowledgement of the problem, it is difficult to just do the basics of your job some days because of these two groups alone. Organizational changes are very frequent, resulting in a "this five minutes" and "flavor of the day" culture of rapidly changing initiatives with little or no continuity. Managing up well is the main criteria for upward career mobility.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Really listen to someone besides yourselves, because you aren't telling yourselves the truth. Value all of your employees, not just some. Actually walk your talk.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    MId sized Oilfield Service company trying to act like one of the big pboys

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    Former Employee - Director
    Former Employee - Director

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good People, Good Technology, Well rspected by customers

    Cons

    Weak upper management controlled by HR

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take advantage of the good things and people that BHI has to offer.
    Dump Didier before it's too late to recover from his gross mismanagement.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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