Boart Longyear
2.8 of 5 52 reviews
www.boartlongyear.com Salt Lake City, UT 5000+ Employees

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Good Company with Good People

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsEmployees ,Good Pay, Flexible Hours, Felt like a family

ConsGetting laid off
Coffee was bad

Advice to Senior ManagementBudget better so you don't need to cut good people

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Chaotic but Rewarding

    Senior Project Manager (Current Employee)
    Salt Lake City, UT

    I have been working at Boart Longyear full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: -Never a dull moment, very dynamic company in a compelling industry -Work schedule can be flexible when you need it to be -Opportunities… Cons: -Dynamic nature of the company leads to a chaotic and stressful work life -Keeping up with all the changes and latest corporate initiatives can… Advice to Senior Management: Drilling is a simple business. Stop making it so complicated. 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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    Be careful if you are looking at Boart

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    I worked at Boart Longyear full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Global company with opportunities, but it is in cost cutting mode. They had a great CEO, but he was let go.… Cons: Always cost cutting and laying off folks. CFO seems to run the company. Do not underestimate the senior mgt politics, as… Advice to Senior Management: Employees are your best assets, treat them better with respect. Get rid of the… 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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