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Baker Hughes Reviews

Updated Dec 12, 2019

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3.6
73%
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83%
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Baker Hughes Chairman, President and CEO Lorenzo Simonelli
Lorenzo Simonelli
278 Ratings
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  • "Falta de um plano de carreira bem definido e claro(in 33 reviews)

  • "o no plano de carreira que dependendo do setor(in 31 reviews)

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  1. "Oilfield ups and downs."

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    Former Employee - Reliability Specialist in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good money and they take care of you even if you get laid off.

    Cons

    Oilfield is good when it is up, but you lose your job when it is down.

    Advice to Management

    Be up front before the layoffs are happening, instead of letting everyone spread the rumors before it happens.

    Baker Hughes2019-12-10
  2. "Excellent company, with great benefit and career progresion"

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    Former Employee - Account Manager in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great opportunities to advance in your career

    Cons

    Lack of training for senior management

    Baker Hughes2019-12-09
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  4. "Excellent company"

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    Former Employee - Metallurgist 

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time

    Pros

    collaborative, innovative , positive work culture

    Cons

    Company is subject to oil ups and downs

    Baker Hughes2019-12-09
  5. "Great working for Baker Hughes"

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    Former Employee - Drilling Systems Technical Support in Broussard, LA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great work environment in Broussard LA

    Cons

    Halliburton and GE merger caused many changes which disrupted the good environment.

    Advice to Management

    Start to value the older employees, they got you where you are.

    Baker Hughes2019-12-04
  6. "Full speed ahead"

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    Current Employee - Senior Building Operations Manager in The Woodlands, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent people to work with

    Cons

    Lots of time put in

    Advice to Management

    None they are exquisite

    Baker Hughes2019-12-02
  7. "Great place to work for"

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    Current Employee - Electronic Assembler in Claremore, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits are great to have.

    Cons

    Pay and raises could be better

    Baker Hughes2019-11-26
  8. "For Engineering applicants"

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    Current Employee - Steam Controls Engineer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Awesome technologies and opportunities available.

    Cons

    Non-growth market and culture is pretty dry.

    Advice to Management

    N/A

    Baker Hughes2019-11-26
  9. Helpful (2)

    "HR Gen"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Generalist in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people. Excellent learning opportunities.

    Cons

    There is usually a heavy workload. Little downtime.

    Baker Hughes2019-11-11
  10. "Great Company with wonderful people"

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    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Baker Hughes full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Management is good. Good hours and flexibility. Fun.

    Cons

    Not enough career growth Dull at times

    Baker Hughes2019-11-09
  11. "BHGE Rev"

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    Current Employee - IT Director 
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Baker Hughes full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    New strategy and brand focus on energy solutions versus only oil & gas (historic), good people

    Cons

    Cyclical oil & gas industry impact, loss of key staff & leaders, pay equality

    Baker Hughes2019-11-22
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