Baker Hughes
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www.bakerhughes.com Houston, TX 5000+ Employees

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Great company with a long history and full spectrum of products and services in oilfield

Field Engineer (Former Employee)
Kuala Terengganu (Malaysia)

Prosleading technology, many experts in their field, well structured career path, commitment to training and development, travelling benefits

ConsLack of leadership at middle management level, poorly organized/synergied across the company since it was combined with so many smaller companies, let the support function play a role over the operation. especially HR, the biggest problem of the organization

Advice to Senior ManagementRun business on people not on the fansy system

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Very frustrating experience after 13 years

    Executive Assistant (Former Employee)

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


    Pros: It used to be a great company to work at,… Cons: Last for years the company has lost decency, honesty, respect for the… Advice to Senior Management: Take time to visit the geomarkets and interview the employees but not the managers, they are… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Confused Leadership and bloated HR organization

    Technical Support Specialist (Current Employee)
    Irbid (Jordan)

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


    Pros: International company, diversity, leading edge technology, nice facility in Dubai HQ, cafeteria on… Cons: Leadership changes its mind every couple of years and they restructure the entire organization. There is no 'change management' per se. They move the chips… Advice to Senior Management: Shed the fat in the middle, talk to your people,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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