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"Intense"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

They will just throw you right in until your training period starts. Excellent place to start for fresh undergrads with only a B.Sc.

Cons

Don't pay competitive salaries for graduate students. Expect 3 years before you reach grade 11 pay. Good chance you will become overly specialized in one or two areas.

Other Employee Reviews for WesternGeco

  1. "Not a glamorous career or job profile but a rewarding career for those interested in Geoservices/Seismic"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    1. High Compensation as compared to other industries.
    2. Lot of travelling around the globe.
    3. Excellent Co-workers.
    4. Lots of vacations
    5. Working with cutting edge technology.

    Cons

    1. The work is physically demanding.
    2. Family life may be affected due to pre-scheduled & long stints offshore.
    3. Lower compensation as compared to other companies in same industry.
    4. Not a glamorous work profile.

    Advice to Management

    The compensation needs to be reviewed to bring it at par with competitors since this is a major factor in retaining good employees.


  2. "enjoyable"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)
    Current Employee - Field Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland (UK)
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    rotation like the 5 on 5 off

    Cons

    hard work when 5 on - but like

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