Baker Hughes - Great place for development if the person is self motivated and takes initiative | Glassdoor
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"Great place for development if the person is self motivated and takes initiative"

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Current Employee - Director in Houston, TX
Current Employee - Director in Houston, TX
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good opportunities for professional enrichment

Cons

Changing guards and constant turmoil in upper and mid-management.

Advice to Management

Make it suitable to not only hire but retain top talent.

Other Employee Reviews for Baker Hughes

  1. Helpful (3)

    "The company lost direction when it went to a geomarket system and has never found it."

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    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Manager in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    The company is "younging' its workforce.
    Good benefits package.
    Excellent Technology Centres.

    Cons

    Senior management completely out of touch with workforce.
    Morale very low amongst workforce and lack of direction from senior management reinforces this.
    Company always first to lay-off people and the last to start hiring.
    Company happy to be number three in all it does.
    Company is CAPEX averse.

    Advice to Management

    Create a clear vision of where the company is headed and convey this to the workforce.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Geoscientist in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Geoscientist in Houston, TX
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Relaxed work environment
    Management understands when one needs to take time off
    Does not recycle people often like other companies

    Cons

    No career advancement in technical area
    Very specific job description
    Salaries lower than competitors
    Limited mentorship

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