Hindustan Petroleum
3.5 of 5 82 reviews
hindustanpetroleum.com Mumbai, India 5000+ Employees

Hindustan Petroleum Reviews

Updated Apr 9, 2014
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3.5 82 reviews

                             

84% Approve of the CEO

Hindustan Petroleum Chairman and Managing Director S. Roy Choudhury

S. Roy Choudhury

(43 ratings)

67% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Work Life Balance, Divese Workforce, Excellent dependent Care, Sufficient C&B"
    in 10 reviews
  • "Job security because it is corporation and union you will not be fired"
    in 9 reviews
Cons:
  • "Work culture is not so encouraging, demotivated colleagues who always put unnecessary pressure"
    in 6 reviews
  • "Slow career Growth, Complacency settling in after some time"
    in 5 reviews
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Great Opportunities early in career

Senior Officer (Current Employee)

I have been working at Hindustan Petroleum full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGiven responsible positions early in career

ConsNo structured career path for employees

Advice to Senior ManagementPlease acknowledge women issues. They do exist!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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  • No Opinion of CEO

 

summer intern

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Hindustan Petroleum as an intern for less than a year

Prosgreat learning experience, friendly people

Consnot many responsibilities as an intern

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BE Final Year Project

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Hindustan Petroleum

ProsGreat Manager to guide you.
Very relevant technology to work with

ConsNo pay.
Follow proper safety standards, even inside the office building.

Advice to Senior ManagementOpen few more slots for projects for students.

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Great company

Human Resources Intern (Former Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I worked at Hindustan Petroleum as an intern for less than a year

ProsHelping environment, nice guidance from seniors

ConsMonotonous and nothing more..all is good

Advice to Senior Managementnone

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Government job with lots of pressure

Senior Operations Officer (Former Employee)
Chennai (India)

I worked at Hindustan Petroleum full-time for more than 5 years

ProsGood salary for entry level, some of the seniors are really good.

ConsMid level salary is pathetic. Performance appraisals and promotions can be highly biased.

Advice to Senior ManagementEmployees need to know how much they are rated by their supervisors in a transparent manner and not by back calculating from the perks of the following year.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Not worth for an Engineer to be part of this Marketing Compay

Operations Officer (Former Employee)
Chennai (India)

I worked at Hindustan Petroleum full-time for more than a year

ProsCompensation is worth working for and benefits for Officers are fruitful

ConsNo job satisfaction, red tapism, hierarchial problems

Advice to Senior ManagementHire professionals to make them work in Professional environment.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Synopsis on HPCL

Chief Manager (Former Employee)
Visakhapatnam (India)

I worked at Hindustan Petroleum full-time for more than 10 years

ProsDiversified areas of operations for the employees to get more experience or exposure. Better infrastructure. Good human resources. Strategically located infrastructure.

ConsMostly a follower as compared to other competitors in the industry. Performance of the company is not upto expectations of the employees.

Advice to Senior ManagementTo demonstrate professionalism and transparency to the core

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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HPCL

Administrative Assistant (Current Employee)
Lucknow (India)

I have been working at Hindustan Petroleum as a contractor for more than 3 years

ProsGives you a path-breaking exeprience in Oil and energy

ConsWork culture is not so encouraging, demotivated colleagues who always put unnecessary pressure.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great going

Project Engineer (Former Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I worked at Hindustan Petroleum full-time for more than a year

ProsSalary, Tension Free Work. Heaven for those who are in refinery. Work Life balance

ConsIt could be a very remote location if you're in marketing.

Advice to Senior ManagementYou are doing great.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great Place to work with

Plant Manager (Current Employee)
Mumbai (India)

I have been working at Hindustan Petroleum full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGreat Place to work with

ConsNot good at middle Manager level currently

Advice to Senior ManagementDo something for middle management

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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