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Houston, TX
10000+ employees
1870
Company - Public (SLB)
Oil & Gas Services
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Halliburton, Baker Hughes, Weatherford

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Working at Schlumberger

No sleeper, Schlumberger (pronounced SHLUM-ber-ZHAY) is one of the world's largest oilfield services companies, along with Halliburton. It provides a full range of services, including seismic surveys, formation evaluation, drilling technologies and equipment ... Read more

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    I worked at Schlumberger full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great work environment & people.

    Cons

    Annual lay-offs. Required physical test even for office staff.

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    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Schlumberger (Houston, TX) in April 2009.

    Interview

    I was called for a Phone interview, then I came in for a face to face interview. The same day I saw 2 other interviewers. Next day , they sent me an offer package with drug test instructions and a offer letter.

    Interview Questions

    • What was your worst day at work. What is your most negative quality of character while at work.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Yes, they elevated my salary and vacation a little.

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Schlumberger Awards & Accolades

  • Top 50: Most Innovative Company, Forbes, 2012
  • • Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Award Winner, The KNOW Network, 2012
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