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ExxonMobil Reviews

Updated November 26, 2014
Updated November 26, 2014
702 Reviews
3.7
702 Reviews
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ExxonMobil Chairman and CEO Rex W. Tillerson
Rex W. Tillerson
252 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work-life balance supported by management in a meaningful way (in 40 reviews)

  • The pay and benefits are great as it is big oil (in 19 reviews)


Cons
  • This can be a good thing, but not when you desire a strong work/life balance (in 36 reviews)

  • Ranking system is flawed because hard work is not taken into account (in 65 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Great, rewarding and stable

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Fairfax, VA
    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Fairfax, VA

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent work life balance and mentoring. Most technical seniors know their stuff and can coach really well.

    Cons

    Rating and ranking system is not the best in rewarding

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    NA

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Clinton, NJ
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Clinton, NJ

    I worked at ExxonMobil as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    lots of money; focus on R&D

    Cons

    people are generally older and male

    Recommends
  3.  

    High level of safety guidelines all operations management must be involved in.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - SSSHE Manager in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - SSSHE Manager in Houston, TX

    I have been working at ExxonMobil as a contractor

    Pros

    Awesome learning experience allowing opportunity to shine and excel for the team and the campus

    Cons

    Allot of information; LPS System is quite intense when it comes to safety programs and or systems.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep your options open; you never know what Contractor might help you out one day

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great customers and mgmt

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Mechanic in Wantagh, NY
    Former Employee - Mechanic in Wantagh, NY

    I worked at ExxonMobil full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good work and life balance

    Cons

    Slow days when they come

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Good job

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  6.  

    It's a great company

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

    I worked at ExxonMobil full-time

    Pros

    Have many projects that you can work on.

    Cons

    Need over time work sometimes.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    N/A

  7.  

    Great company for long thriving career that pays well!!!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Systems Engineer in Houston, TX

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    If the job can't be done safely then it won't get done mentality. Fast paced and challenging work environment. Lot's of opportunity for upward mobility. Job security with stable and thriving company.

    Cons

    Competitive work environment due to performance ranking method. No 9/80 work schedule here...

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Bring on the 9/80 work schedule to improve work life balance

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    an ethical company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Unix/Linux Systems Administrator in Budapest (Hungary)
    Current Employee - Unix/Linux Systems Administrator in Budapest (Hungary)

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Remarkable managers, above-average compensation and training opportunities. A very high work ethics. Disciplined and focused work environment, lots of controls. Safety and security is highly esteemed. Great work-life balance. A stable workplace with job security.

    Cons

    If you're a techie, you'll have a hard time. IT technology is not cutting-edge. Old, outdated solutions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Invest more into IT and keep up with the latest technologies more.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Excellent company full of hard-working, intelligent, and diligent people.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Process Contact Engineer in Beaumont, TX
    Current Employee - Process Contact Engineer in Beaumont, TX

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Extremely focused on safety. Great environment. Supportive. Excellent benefits.

    Cons

    High expectations for all employees

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous in Baton Rouge, LA
    Current Employee - Anonymous in Baton Rouge, LA

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits and great pay

    Cons

    Must be highly motivated in order to succeed

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue with mentoring

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Challenging but bureaucratic

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at ExxonMobil

    Pros

    Benefits and pay are great

    Cons

    Slow and difficult to get something done.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Chill out a bit.

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