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ExxonMobil Reviews

Updated August 15, 2017
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ExxonMobil Chairman & CEO Darren Woods
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Pros
  • People sometimes can have flexible working hours to meet work-life balance needs (in 106 reviews)

  • really interesting work environment and a place to learn (in 107 reviews)

Cons
  • It's important to set work life balance boundaries (in 94 reviews)

  • Performance ranking system is depending highly on human judgement (in 147 reviews)

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  1. "Good Experience, but still an oil company."

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    Former Employee - Engineering Intern in Brooklyn, NY
    Former Employee - Engineering Intern in Brooklyn, NY

    Pros

    Great people, entrust a lot of responsibility to interns and new-hires. Good environment that promotes self-growth.

    Cons

    Old mindset company. Resistance to change.


  2. "Incredible place to work"

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    Current Employee - IT Manager in Spring, TX
    Current Employee - IT Manager in Spring, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Diverse opportunities with developmental job rotations that keep you learning

    Cons

    Spring TX can be far for people that live in downtown Houston

    Advice to Management

    Great job fostering a culture of innovation and collaboration

  3. "Great place"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at ExxonMobil full-time

    Pros

    Petrochemicals power the modern world. Global scale projects, customers, and suppliers. Smart colleagues

    Cons

    Lots of bureaucracy, forced ranking system.

    Advice to Management

    Ditch numerical rankings.


  4. "Great Company, Great Benefits"

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

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time

    Pros

    Lots of on the job training, great experience, name holds a lot of power, good industry

    Cons

    Company can feel too large, not nimble, can't really tailor to your needs (stuck in the machine)


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Tax"

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

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time

    Pros

    The benefits and schedule are good

    Cons

    They are relocating to Houston


  6. "Network Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Stable, Job Security, Generally high paying company

    Cons

    Bureaucratic, Insincere in their appreciation of their people


  7. "Great place"

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

    I worked at ExxonMobil full-time

    Pros

    Great place if you can deal with typical corporate bureaucracy.

    Cons

    Needs to cut the fat- hard to terminate low performing workers.

    Advice to Management

    Replenish the poor performing employees with motivated, higher performing people.

  8. "Great Place"

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

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time

    Pros

    Great pay, job security, beautiful campus in Spring

    Cons

    Difficult to manage your own career, managers tend to do that for you


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Lots of Work, Lots of Meetings"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay. In the past they had technically qualified professional personnel.

    Cons

    Appraisal system is cut throat and personality driven. Staff reductions and cut backs have resulted in a void in experienced personnel.

    Advice to Management

    The rapid reduction of experienced personnel may become a problem in the future.


  10. "HSE Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - HSE Manager in Romania, PA
    Current Employee - HSE Manager in Romania, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Strong experience in the fields of EPIC activities for Oil&Gas and Construction related activities

    Cons

    Construction-Refurbishment-Demolition of Oil&Gas Facilities and Implementation of Management Standards

    Advice to Management

    Self motivated to develop at high ratings the Standard Technical & QHSE Requirements


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