Lufkin Industries

www.lufkin.com
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Current Employee - Project Manager in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)
Current Employee - Project Manager in Dublin, Dublin (Ireland)

I have been working at Lufkin Industries

Pros

Flexible time, not very pressure in work, easy to talk with managers, especially if you are an Engineer, easy to suggest a project

Cons

Not much benefits package, career perspective is not as good as comparing other big oil and gas companies, don't develop your skills and competences

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More time for employee training and development, give attention to internal PR, motivation of employees with benefits and extra activities

Approves of CEO

10 Other Employee Reviews for Lufkin Industries (View Most Recent)

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    Good place to work, but little time off and very oilitical

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Lufkin Industries

    Pros

    Pay was good, but ahd to work 70+ hours a week to get it.

    Cons

    Often times the employees knew more about the production process than the leadership.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    I should never have worked there...

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    Former Employee - Production Supervisor in Lufkin, TX
    Former Employee - Production Supervisor in Lufkin, TX

    I worked at Lufkin Industries full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    It's a paycheck and sales orders are increasing!

    Cons

    You're treated like slave labor. This is now a GE company and I expected a lot more from them. All your employees make more than you do. No training, sink or swim mentality. No communication from the top to the lowest level or from department to department. You work seven days a week, 60 to 80 hours as a salary employee (no overtime). Cronyism and good ole' boy network is deeply entrenched and if you didn't grow up in the area, they do everything possible to back stab and keep you down. The Lufkin culture makes a mockery of the GE mantra of Integrity, Quality and Execution. If you're a Military Hire stay away!! It's the opposite work ethic that you ever learned in the military!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If you want quality Supervisors and Managers, you need to pay and invest in their training. Your lack of pay and training only shows how much you care about their future. If you want to make this company to succeed you need to seriously evaluate the management that has been there more than five years.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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