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The internship was great

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Baker Hughes as an intern

Pros

Good salary,great conditions.Fabulous and priceless expirience.

Cons

Everything was great,I don't think I can remember any downsides.Anyway it was only short internship.

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    Very demanding, little recognition

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    Former Employee - Human Resources  in  Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)
    Former Employee - Human Resources in Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    In all fairness, normally pay is high and compensates demand and complexity of the organisation. Good career opportunities (especially abroad and/or Field). Clear policies. Very good internal systems and IT applications. Very global and multicultural.

    Cons

    Complex organisation. Impersonal. Appalling decision making (process takes so long the decision becomes obsolete and you have to start all over again, which is so frustrating). No recognition - it is not only about pay (which is okay but it is not always the case). Getting 0 merit increases globally has happened. Many employees are required to travel and that could harm their personal life - management do not care. Being in a very global and multicultural organisation also means you get phone calls during your weekends from Arabic countries or have to resolve issues urgently, or have conference calls late in the evening (depending on the time zones). So, in a nutshell, some (or maybe... many) positions do not have your classic 9 to 5 schedule, but that is not even deemed important.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Some decisions must be made quickly. Recognise the involvement and dedication.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Freedom

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    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Designer  in  Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Senior Mechanical Designer in Calgary, AB (Canada)

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    free to experiment. all the best equipment. good people

    Cons

    bad management. lower pay than competitors

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    get competent managers where needed

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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