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GE Oil & Gas Reviews

Updated February 6, 2018
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GE Oil & Gas President and CEO Lorenzo Simonelli
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  • Too much stress- low work life balance (in 20 reviews)

  • Reputation not as solid in the O&G field (in 16 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Interesting people there with very diversified background"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Product Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GE Oil & Gas full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - able to meet and work with people with very diversified background
    - many there treated you as a family member

    Cons

    - slow paced business
    - many had the CANNOT DO attitude

    Advice to Management

    please hire the people who had good attitude, working hard and with good expertise.

    GE Oil & Gas Response

    Jul 18, 2017 – Sr Talent Acquisition Partner

    Thank you for the review. We appreciate feedback! ~ Sr Talent Acquisition Partner


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Good knowledge in the field"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Oil and Gas in Philadelphia, PA
    Current Employee - Oil and Gas in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GE Oil & Gas full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Changes your knowledge of the oil and gas field. And make you get to root of meeting new people for investment on the field

    Cons

    More challenges on the oil and gas field. And make your knowledge in the field more wide In other to be perfect.

    Advice to Management

    Improvement in financial management

  3. "Lead Engineer - Mechanical Component"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at GE Oil & Gas full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Culture and growth opportunities. Trusted brand.

    Cons

    Company suffering from financial loss. Lots of great talent lost.

    Advice to Management

    Support growth and advancement of employees.


  4. "Senior Account Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at GE Oil & Gas full-time

    Pros

    GE Oil & Gas employees are well connected with many customers and have good relationships with operations executives.

    Cons

    Work politics are horrible. Culture is from the dark ages. Many long time employees need to retire as they are not equipped for digital transformation.


  5. "Designer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Designer in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Designer in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at GE Oil & Gas full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers, a good place to network.

    Cons

    No defined career path. Poor management, they are very disconnected from the day-to-day operations, everyone who can make any decisions is in Florence, Italy. Everyone works like their next job is just around the corner, so no one takes any ownership for what they do, and no one is very good at their job.


  6. "Training Practices"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GE Oil & Gas full-time

    Pros

    Rigorous training program and assignments given for the year and enforced for completion with assessment at the end to ensure you get passing score.

    Cons

    Some could be lengthy and may overlap depending on role.

    Advice to Management

    Simplify


  7. Helpful (2)

    "Baker Hughes, a GE Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Quality Engineer
    Current Employee - Quality Engineer
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at GE Oil & Gas full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits, compared to local competition, tuition assistance, high-profile company.

    Cons

    Lack of accountability at all levels of the organization, "revolving-door" senior leadership, internal processes too bureaucratic and do not focus on customers, no bonuses or pay raises for 3 year stretch.

    Advice to Management

    Drive accountability, lean out bureaucracy and non-value add positions, don't make ground-level employees pay for senior leadership's failure to perform.

  8. "Export specialist/logistics"

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    Current Employee - Export Logistics Coordinator in Lewistown, PA
    Current Employee - Export Logistics Coordinator in Lewistown, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at GE Oil & Gas full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good place to work. Fair pay

    Cons

    My location is closing and I will be losing my job

    Advice to Management

    The other locations are not prepared to take over all the functions of Lewistown at this time.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at GE Oil & Gas full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Maybe for young engineers

    Cons

    Too much org changes, and too often

    Advice to Management

    Customer focused


  10. "Storekeeper"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Canada Lake, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Canada Lake, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at GE Oil & Gas full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    To explore my ability to work

    Cons

    To knw more about the work

    Advice to Management

    To work head for the company to excel


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