Chesapeake Energy FAQ

Have questions about working at Chesapeake Energy? Read answers to frequently asked questions to help you make a choice before applying to a job or accepting a job offer.

Whether it's about compensation and benefits, culture and diversity, or you're curious to know more about the work environment, find out from employees what it's like to work at Chesapeake Energy.

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39 English questions out of 39

March 17, 2020

What is paid time off like at Chesapeake Energy?

Pros

Benefits: 15% match 401K, generous PTO, flex time, campus amenities, training provided, great pay

Cons

Tends to operate under chaos with constantly changing direction. Most projects are ended before there is a chance to see results. Some managers are good but then there are managers who have egos and lack the humility necessary to lead effectively.

Advice to Management

Get feedback from ICs and trust their opinions. There are highly intelligent employees that can turn the ship if you will listen to them.

Benefits: 15% match 401K, generous PTO, flex time, campus amenities, training provided, great pay

March 17, 2020

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August 13, 2020

Does Chesapeake Energy offer relocation assistance?

Pros

Excellent pay and benefits package

Cons

Level of managerial oversight in daily operations

Excellent pay and benefits package

August 13, 2020

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May 18, 2020

Does Chesapeake Energy offer dental insurance?

Pros

great 401k match. up to 15%. lots of PTO. (The vacation and sick time are lumped together and based on how old you are, not how long you've been with the company.) Great health, dental, and insurance benefits. On site fitness center, health center, restaurants and child care. Annual performance evaluation with merit increase and bonuses

Cons

Poor leadership and leader development. Layoffs are a regular occurance.

Great health, dental, and insurance benefits.

May 18, 2020

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March 16, 2021

Does Chesapeake Energy have a pension plan?

Pros

The company offers a great pension.

Cons

Some of the management only believes in top-down decision-making.

Advice to Management

Listen to what your employees have to say.

The company offers a great pension.

March 16, 2021

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April 19, 2021

Does Chesapeake Energy offer family leave?

Pros

Good Benefits, Good Work Life Balance

Cons

Decisions are made on technical projects through salesmanship rather than good science.

Advice to Management

A spiffy suit and tie "yes man" will not lead you to good decision making.

Good Benefits, Good Work Life Balance

April 19, 2021

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