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Cairn Energy India Reviews

Updated August 14, 2017
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Cairn Energy India Chairman & Non-Executive Director Navin Agarwal
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  • No direction from management, Colleagues can be rude, No job security (in 3 reviews)

  • No job rotation for site employees (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Electrical Maintenance Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electrical Engineer
    Former Employee - Electrical Engineer
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Cairn Energy India full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Best company to work with Electrical Standards and safety

    Cons

    Recession in Oil and Gas field

    Advice to Management

    Keep going in same standard and ploicy


  2. "Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good place to work and grow.

    Cons

    remote places, distance and harsh climates might be an issue . But if you aren't flexible and adaptable to changes, this might be a wrong place for you.

  3. "Senior Associate"

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    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Former Employee - Senior Associate in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Cairn Energy India full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Excellent health benefits, salary and perks

    Cons

    Work culture has taken a hit after Vedanta's acquisition.

    Advice to Management

    Hire better mid-level managers


  4. "No"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Associate
    Former Employee - Senior Associate

    I worked at Cairn Energy India (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good learning and experience. Get opportunities to work on different projects.

    Cons

    Lack recognition, and nothing much

    Advice to Management

    None


  5. "Principal Geophysicist"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Geophysisicst in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Former Employee - Geophysisicst in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)

    Pros

    Good company to work for, taken care of their employees. Hard working employees supported by the management

    Cons

    lack of clear vision on the way forward of the company

    Advice to Management

    to support more exploration initiatives


  6. "Nice company to work with"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Gurgaon, Haryana (India)
    Recommends

    Pros

    great working environment and benefits to employees

    Cons

    Bell curve, Discrimination based on degree.

    Advice to Management

    Employee should be appreciated and discrimination based on degree should be reduced


  7. "Nice company"

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    Current Employee - Production Engineer in Barmer (India)
    Current Employee - Production Engineer in Barmer (India)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cairn Energy India full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good accomodation and work life balance
    Learning attitude is encouraged throughout company at all levels

    Cons

    Nothing much for the cons
    I mean the company encourages a positive thinking and that is required

  8. "A great place to be"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cairn Energy India (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Pay, Benefits, Culture, work life balance

    Cons

    There are no cons of working here

    Advice to Management

    Management probably can be a little more transparent


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Boring and monotonous work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bhogat (India)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bhogat (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Cairn Energy India full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good salary, company provided food and accommodation.Nice work pattern.
    Spend money on trainings
    Not much pressure of work.can not think anymore pros

    Cons

    Boring and monotonous work
    Everything is expected to be done by vendor so no personal development
    Clerical work is more
    Too much politics
    Employees feels insecure bcz of recent companies decision
    Everyone feels that management has no vision going forward.

    Advice to Management

    Share some details of companies vision with employees so that they can feel they have good future going forward.
    Give the sense of job security to employees.


  10. "Uncertainty is the future here"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Midstream Estates (South Africa)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Midstream Estates (South Africa)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cairn Energy India full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    1. Salary
    2. Work life balance at some of the Job locations.
    3. Barmer location has very good work culture.
    4. Few years ago it was awesome to work in Cairn.

    Cons

    1. Even management is not sure where the company is heading.
    2. Uncertainty is everywhere after vedanta era.
    3. Midstream is worst place to work at.
    4. Immature and pathetic managers in midstream.
    5. Group of people are ruling and abusing their powers in midstream and it makes other to suffer.

    Advice to Management

    1. Midstream management is totally failure.
    2. Poorly qualified people are at various key positions.
    3. Lobbyist people are ruining the work culture.
    4. Too many managers and they are seriously too many, managers who can't even do basic maths, they are dependent on their subordinates for everything.
    5. Take atleast a basic aptitude test before you promote anybody to managerial position.


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