Precision Drilling

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Precision Drilling Reviews

Updated November 26, 2014
Updated November 26, 2014
25 Reviews
3.3
25 Reviews
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Precision Drilling CEO and Director and Director Kevin A. Neveu
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  1.  

    It was great everyone treated you fair

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    Former Employee - Floorhand in Midland, TX
    Former Employee - Floorhand in Midland, TX

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    The pay is good and the experience and training is great.

    Cons

    The heavy equipment was sometimes heavy and had to be fixed.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Precision's upper level management is rotten.Target Zero is just how much you care for your employees!

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    Former Employee - C/T Supervisor II in Williamsport, PA
    Former Employee - C/T Supervisor II in Williamsport, PA

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

    Pros

    Pay started out well, but structure changed 3 times in the 2 years i was employed there.

    Cons

    Everyone and i mean everyone is out for themselves. From new hires, to hr, to regional manager up. On paper, they train you. Classes are way more of a joke. They also put walking morons as operations managers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Key beliefs? If you even think anyone.. ANYONE, practices these out in the field, maybe you should check into a nut house. I have no respect for you as you deserve none. This company is the most phony company i have ever worked for. I did not get fired. I am not a disgruntled ex employee. I just am telling it as it is.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  3.  

    Long

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    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Williston, ND
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in Williston, ND

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

    Pros

    The people you work with for the most part are really nice and willing to help. Management is always there to assist when you need them to.

    Cons

    There is no training. It's just get the position and good luck.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Training needs to be better for all office people. Not just those out at the rig.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Floorhand

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    Former Employee - Anonymous
    Former Employee - Anonymous

    I worked at Precision Drilling

    Pros

    Good money, good health benefits, great team, lots of safety standards. Best drilling company.

    Cons

    Lots of hours, working out in the elements all year around, work holidays, birthdays, anniversaries. Miles and miles away from shopping, friends, and family for long periods at a time

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  6.  

    great people

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Precision Drilling

    Pros

    Worked on a super single here, so boring, but the company or the ones I came in contact with seemed like they really cared.

    Cons

    Only bad thing was being on a single, that thing could it get tho!

  7.  

    Great Company with downfalls

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    Current Employee - Purchaser
    Current Employee - Purchaser

    I have been working at Precision Drilling full-time

    Pros

    The company has really good benifits and the office culture is really good.

    Cons

    Compensation for the work you do is impossible.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Plan better and take care of the employess for the work that they do.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    i would not recommend this company

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    Former Employee - Floorhand in DFW, TX
    Former Employee - Floorhand in DFW, TX

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    great pay

    Cons

    horrible work enviorment canadians feel they can treat employees disrespecful and get away with it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    you should not let the same thing happen over and over again and do nothing about it

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Great Company to work for

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Derrickman in Williston, ND
    Former Employee - Derrickman in Williston, ND

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

    Pros

    Great Management, supplied personal protective equipment to all hands, training for job skills

    Cons

    Long shift rotations, divided upper management between Northern and Southern divisions, try to micro manage operations from all of the world instead of regional applications

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Practice what you Preach

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Get's you into the Oil & Gas industry

    Cons

    Core values are just a piece of paper
    Must wait over 90 days to be eligible for health insurance
    No work life balance - expect to be expected to work long hours
    U.S. employees are second class to Canadian
    Lack of flexibility - which prevents growth
    Lack of knowledgeable management to prevent or correct problems
    Lack of anonymity – retaliation against employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Find out what your managers are doing, how they are treating their employees. Realize that in order to employee top notch personnel, you will have to pay competitive salaries.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    Good not bad will do it again

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    Former Employee - HSE in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - HSE in Houston, TX

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    You learn and grow, you got that opportunity

    Cons

    Employee appreciation, caring, know a little more about your workers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep on keeping on, wish them the best

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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