Petrobras Reviews

Updated June 21, 2015
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  1. Company Man

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    • Culture & Values
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Petroleum Engineer/Company Man in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Petroleum Engineer/Company Man in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

    I have been working at Petrobras (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Life/Work balance. Many opportunities to learn about the oil & gas industry.

    Cons

    Slow pace growing career.
    So much political drives for the company.


  2. SENIOR DRILLING SUPERVISOR

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

    I worked at Petrobras

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    A petroleum and mechanical engineer with over twenty five years of
    invaluable experience in well drilling, oil and gas wells drilling
    inspection and supervising. Skilled in analytical and practical
    fields, including performing and monitoring well drilling, both on-
    and offshore. Presently working in Iraq and looking for a suitable
    opportunity in order to excel, deliver and achieve my potential with
    23 years of experience as Drilling Supervisor - 11 on offshore (7 on
    jackups)and 12 on onshore (5 of them within the Amazon jungle)

    Cons

    NOTHING AT ALL. GOOD COMPANY TO WORK


  3. they care about the employee. good benefit package

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

    I have been working at Petrobras full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Benefit package, different opportunities, hogh salary growth curve

    Cons

    Bureaucracy that is inherent to a big Company


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  5. Electrical Maintenance Technician

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Salvador, Bahia (Brazil)

    I have been working at Petrobras full-time (More than 3 years)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits, company has great outlook.

    Cons

    Not so many opportunities for youth.


  6. Senior Consultant

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

    I have been working at Petrobras full-time

    Recommends
    Recommends

    Pros

    Good Company, work place and peers.

    Cons

    Take long time to grow up in.


  7. System Analyst

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Consult in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Current Employee - IT Consult in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

    I have been working at Petrobras full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Has a good enviroment, the people be great, the work is very challenging.

    Cons

    Mixed company, a lot of problem with corruption.


  8. Excellent company to work.

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

    I have been working at Petrobras

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    Great people and professionals are in all the sectors of the company.

    Cons

    Administrated by the government, the company has some issues related to the management which should be reviewed.


  9. Great Experience!

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

    I have been working at Petrobras full-time (More than 10 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    - Flexible Time
    - Learning Opportunities

    Cons

    - Third Party usually don´t have good opportunities.


  10. Petrobras is an energy state company in which the only possibility to get a job is by a difficult public contest.

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

    I have been working at Petrobras full-time (More than 8 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    - The company has a large portfolio of energy business icluding oil and gas exploration, refinaries, power plants, research center, fertilizers.
    - It offers a nice extra benefits for the employees like: healthcae plan, financing the family school bills and medicines, profit share
    - It´s a very safe job with extremely reduced chances of being fired

    Cons

    - It has a huge government interference and its usual to damage some technical and business strategies because of political interests
    - Its a state company and susceptible to corruption attempts
    - The organization strucutre is very weak, if a lot of gaps of procedures and working plans


  11. Working with software quality area (performance test and business analyts) in the oil and gas company.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
    Current Employee - Systems Analyst in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)

    I have been working at Petrobras full-time (More than 8 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Big company with lots of projects in different areas.

    Cons

    With the bad scenario in nowadays the company are not making new projects

    Advice to Management

    Could make better the benefits and the chance to grow in the company.



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