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"Summer Student Apache"

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Current Intern - Field Engineering Student in Rocky Mountain House, AB (Canada)
Current Intern - Field Engineering Student in Rocky Mountain House, AB (Canada)
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Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Apache as an intern (Less than a year)

Pros

-Gave lots of responsibility
-Safe work environment
-great training
-fast pace

Cons

-No engineers on site
-primarily in gas markets

Other Employee Reviews for Apache

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Been good to me so far"

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    Current Employee - Senior Staff Geologist in Perth, Western Australia (Australia)
    Current Employee - Senior Staff Geologist in Perth, Western Australia (Australia)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Apache full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Mid sized independent with caring work environment. Empowers employees to follow their heart with great "go get it", no blame culture. Efficient systems processes that let you get on with your job and not do business with yourself (for now).

    Cons

    Highly competitive peer group makes it harder and harder to increase shareholder value - law of diminishing returns kicking in as company grows. CEO close to retirement and in danger of losing direction. Procurement chain on brink of being hijacked by lawyers, middle management layer and SAP on pretext of "value add".

    Advice to Management

    Keep it simple, restrict application of SAP to what it was designed for, do not under any circumstances allow delegation of roles through SAP as has happened at other companies. That's a fast track to doing business with yourself. Review LTI structure - may not provide as much of an incentive as in previous years due to recent rapid growth of company and difficulty in maintaining steady share price increase.


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Good place to work"

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

    Pros

    Fast paced, active, aggressive, action oriented

    Cons

    Lack of appreciation for a job well done - just get on with the work.

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate the staff and praise at every opportunity

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