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Helpful (2)

Ehhhh...

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time (More than 3 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Lots of Overtime Lots of Work Safety is a Big Thing

Cons

Man Camps Suck and are extremely dirty Not enough Employees for the Job out at the Job Site

Advice to Management

Higher more employees .... Realize what supervisors out at the field are not liked and find out why... and do something about it, it effects performance more then your realize

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  1. Helpful (1)

    No company direction!

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Consultant in Houston, TX
    Former Contractor - Consultant in Houston, TX

    I worked at Baker Hughes as a contractor (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great people to work with. Most of them are very nice. There are a few backstabbers just like anywhere else.

    Cons

    No management direction at all. They never make any kind of decisions. The inmates run the ship. They are too worried about everyone being happy as opposed to making the hard choices to make the company money.

    Advice to Management

    Learn to lead!!


  2. Helpful (1)

    Poor use of resources

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Welder in Williston, ND
    Former Employee - Welder in Williston, ND

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time (More than 3 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Decent pay if you wish to trade your personal life for a dollar.

    Cons

    Management does not plan work load well. Way to much work and work load placed upon individuals. Having been in the welding department, their where many 24-30 hour days. I know now why when I went to work there my friends said my wife would be a "Baker widow" ! I quit after 3 years, just could not take the stress from management changes, work load and tool hands changing plans mid-job.

    Advice to Management

    Plan your jobs better and make the ops coordinators accountable for getting information to the welders in a timely manor. You can't just spit a 5 7/8 shoe with a 4 3/4 i.d. on a moments notice !! Jobs take planning and time. The N.L.R.B. has guide lines for a reason !!!


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