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"The ship is sinking..."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
Doesn't Recommend
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Pays well compared to most organizations.

Cons

Things seem to be in a perpetual state of disarray...

Advice to Management

Move away from the tenure-based environment toward a more meritocratic one.

Other Employee Reviews for Transocean

  1. "Transocean Payables run by Global Santa Fe"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable Coordinator II in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Accounts Payable Coordinator II in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good Stock and 401K options, Friday afternoons half day.

    Cons

    Long work days with overwhelming global supply chain issues at every point. Several out of date systems that bog work flow. Heavy debt issues with vendors struggling as much as department staffers.

    Advice to Management

    Good Luck working out the Peoplesoft merger issues!


  2. "the largest deepwater drilling company in the world"

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

    Pros

    haven't had a layoff in 9 years.
    very stable work schedule and long term contracts. decent training program in place.

    Cons

    haven't given a raise in 2 years.
    hard to arrange a transfer from rig to rig.
    raised cost of benefits while lowering actual benefits.
    blanket approach to problems rather than addressing the issue individually.

    Advice to Management

    take a closer look at your safety programs. Change or adapt the procedures that aren't working rather than continuing to add more

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