There are newer employer reviews for Salamander Energy

Mid size operator with potential upside growth

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Engineer in Bangkok (Thailand)
Current Employee - Engineer in Bangkok (Thailand)

I have been working at Salamander Energy full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Small company, small teams, flat management structure. Opportunities pick up a variety of skills with access to different discplines

Cons

Limited projects (small company); Lack of training opportunities for career development

Advice to ManagementAdvice

More training initiatives for less experienced staff - a mentoring program might be helpful

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
reviews filtered by
  • Any Location
  • Any Job Title
  1. Small aggressive E&P company has grown through IPO to competent producer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Geoscientist
    Former Employee - Geoscientist

    I worked at Salamander Energy full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    A small company where your contribution can really make a difference. If you see a need to spend money on software or an outsourced technical project, management are normally supportive.

    Cons

    The company may have over-committed itself, with its deep water acreage.
    They are now losing a lot of senior technical staff. Historically, senior management have recruited people they know personally. With growth, this has become difficult, and a few mistakes have been made with hiring.
    Salaries are becoming uncompetitive, with reliance on the employee share option scheme to form a larger part of the annual bonus. With the share price stagnant or declining, this is of dubious value.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Salamander Energy

Work at Salamander Energy? Share Your Experiences

Salamander Energy

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.