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Core Laboratories Employee Reviews about "high turnover"

Updated Jun 17, 2019

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Core Laboratories CEO David M. Demshur
David M. Demshur
46 Ratings
Pros
  • "Science, interesting work environment, lots of freedom to plan out work schedule(in 8 reviews)

  • "Great Benefits, competitive Salary, Opportunity for Advancement(in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay for lab positions, even skilled and hard-working staff will be passed up for promotion in favour of management favourites(in 5 reviews)

  • "Management isn't the best and there is a high turnover(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "overall"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Core Laboratories for more than a year

    Pros

    Can get promoted fast if you are a hard worker.

    Cons

    Management isn't the best and there is a high turnover.

    Core Laboratories2016-01-08
  2. Helpful (8)

    "Learn as much as you can and leave..."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Core Laboratories full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Overtime which can be a downside as well

    Cons

    Compensation, work to life balance, no training, managers do not communicate, high turnover rate

    Advice to Management

    Spend more time developing and working with all employees not just a select few.

    Core Laboratories2013-08-14
  3. Helpful (7)

    "Bad management, negative atmosphere"

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    Former Employee - Geologist in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Core Laboratories full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good benefits, health and dental insurance, friendly coworkers, no working weekends or late nights, little questioning for vacation requests

    Cons

    Little to no management, supervisors micromanage, uncomfortable work environment, HR does not really care about individual employees, super high turnover of employees

    Core Laboratories2013-06-07
  4. Helpful (7)

    "Bad management, unhappy employees"

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    Former Employee - Geologist in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Core Laboratories full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Decent pay for a service company. Co-workers are generally friendly and helpful.

    Cons

    No training for new employees. Very competitive office environment. High turnover.

    Advice to Management

    Train your staff and make them feel appreciated.

    Core Laboratories2013-01-31
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