Smith International
3.8 of 5 16 reviews
www.smith.com Houston, TX 5000+ Employees

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Updated Mar 24, 2014

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Smith International CEO Paal Kibsgaard

Paal Kibsgaard


92% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Smith creates many opportunities for all of their employees in a lobal enviroment and a great company to grow with

Sales & Marketing (Current Employee)

I have been working at Smith International

Proscareer opportunities, financial stability, global market opportunities, leader in our market

ConsThe company has gotten so big that sometimes we lack pro-active communication and silos in the organization that take away from the strategy One Smith

Advice to Senior ManagementStay in tune with the field, employees and customers on what is expected for superior customer service to be a first class service company

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Smith International

ProsGood company to work for

Conslong hours and big work load

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a good experience

Accountant (Current Employee)

I have been working at Smith International full-time for more than 3 years

Prosgood environment and team to work with

Consno clear path or plan for development to proceed to higher posts in the company

Advice to Senior ManagementHuman resource needs to be given value at all levels.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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good experience to learn from and to acquire the benefits out of it and avoid any negative aspects for next jobs

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Cairo (Egypt)

I have been working at Smith International full-time for more than 5 years

Prosgood environment and team to work with. good understanding for personalities and any upcoming emergencies

Consno clear path or plan for development to proceed to higher posts in the company

Advice to Senior Managementplease create a clear and a solid path anf form of development in the company in a fair way

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

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a good experience as an average

Field Engineer II (Current Employee)
Tunis (Tunisia)

I have been working at Smith International

Prosthe most important thing is reputation and experience

Consthe worst thing in smith international is salary

Advice to Senior Managementneed to be improved especially for promotion and salary

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Schlumberger merger

Administrative (Current Employee)

I have been working at Smith International

ProsI love working for Smith. It is a great company to work for.

ConsYou need to be able to adapt to change readily as the environment is constantly changing,

Advice to Senior ManagementIn the oil field industry there is a lot of the good ole boy mentality, I still see alot of that going on. Promotions are made based on who you know a lot of times when qualified people are waiting on the side lines to be promoted.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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