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"A must have in your resume for future oilfield hands, or business management professionals."

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Quality Manager in Kilgore, TX
Current Employee - Quality Manager in Kilgore, TX
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at National Oilwell Varco full-time (More than 3 years)

Pros

The benefits packages are amazing, mostly.
The work hours are great during busy periods.
A very close relationship with your fellow co-wokers is easy to establish based on how N.O.V. divides their facilities.
They will send you places for training if needed.
The will pay for any expenses for the training.

Cons

Dental insurance doesnt cover much.
When it gets slow in the oilfield, it gets REAL slow.
Because of how close you can get with your co-workers, favoritism sometimes is an issue.

Other Employee Reviews for National Oilwell Varco

  1. "Good Company, Crappy Boss"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - B2B Representative in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - B2B Representative in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at National Oilwell Varco full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pay, Company Appreciation, Benefits, Lots of Locations.

    Cons

    Horrible Boss!!!!! Serious ego trips.

    Advice to Management

    Don't put unpersonable people in management positions.


  2. "grow young engineer"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at National Oilwell Varco full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    1. Solid technology and engineering foundation;
    2. Good opportunities for people who have the aspirations;
    3. Good work/life balance

    Cons

    1. Middle management to improve capacity
    2. Low salary relative to the industry

    Advice to Management

    empower middle management of the company

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