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Lot to learn, place can be unfair at times, all in all good place to start your career.

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Current Employee - Senior Project Engineer in Houston, TX
Current Employee - Senior Project Engineer in Houston, TX

I have been working at Oceaneering International

Pros

Great exposure to the market
Offers a good field experience
Average salary

Cons

A big employee turn around
No defined career path
Broken supply chain management
Unqualified personnel in different organizations within company

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Define a career path for employees
See through the employees to determine who is talking and who is doing. Reward the one who is doing.
Try not to let good talent go.
Do not harbor "yes sirs".

Approves of CEO

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    Diving Division is being run into the ground

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Morgan City, LA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Morgan City, LA

    I have been working at Oceaneering International

    Pros

    This review only pertains to the Diving Division.
    A lot interesting work, I ve seen some incredible things offshore with this company.
    Very Safety Oriented and the company is large enough that they can get the proper equipment for the job
    Exposure to a wide variety of jobs, machines, tools and situations

    Cons

    This review only pertains to the Diving Division.
    We just got a 15% pay cut last October
    Dealing with the front office and operations is a carnival game of smoke and mirrors, they tell you whatever you want to hear to pacify you.
    There is only a few hours notice to go offshore for indeterminate amounts of time(weeks to months)
    58 people quit in the last 6 months so the division is down to a skeleton crew
    There is a huge gap between the highly experience hands and new hires with no relief plan from ops.
    Transportation from the job is constantly late.
    Promotions happen irregularly, there is no incentive to do a good job because no one is ever fired for lack of performance
    Ops is made of ex divers with no formal management training. A degree would do wonders for the front office
    Basically we are underpaid and overworked while management runs the division like a frat house

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Quit.
    Do diving a favor and get out of the way so those that care about whats left of this division can resurrect it to its former glory.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    It is alright. Not Great and not horrible

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    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Panama City, FL
    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Panama City, FL

    I have been working at Oceaneering International

    Pros

    Company doing good overall. Pays good salary if you get in with right salary.

    Cons

    Uncertain future. Salary growth is average. No bonus system. not enough opportunities to grow.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Need to care more about giving what employees deserve.

    Approves of CEO
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