ExxonMobil Reviews in Annandale, NJ

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ExxonMobil Chairman and CEO Rex W. Tillerson
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Pros
  • Great work/life balance outside of month-end close (in 22 reviews)

  • The pay and benefits are great as it is big oil (in 16 reviews)


Cons
  • This can be a good thing, but not when you desire a strong work/life balance (in 22 reviews)

  • Rating & Ranking system is antiquated at best (in 41 reviews)

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    One has to be very aggressive to survive in Exxon

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer (R&D)  in  Annandale, NJ
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer (R&D) in Annandale, NJ

    I have been working at ExxonMobil

    Pros

    interesting research
    state of the art equipment and facilities
    stable company, good books (accounting)
    competent pay and benefits
    emphasis on safety

    Cons

    relative grading for deciding compensation...serial (not coarse) grading
    Highly aggressive and extrovert people rewarded
    Lot of politics, competition
    Managerial skills rewarded more than technical competence

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take steps to reduce stress associated with relative grading. Create a nurturing environment for all kind of personalities. Create respect for technical ladder,

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