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Halliburton Reviews

Updated September 24, 2018
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Halliburton President and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Miller
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  • "Not the best in work life balance" (in 106 reviews)

  • "Location is expensive and very long hours" (in 182 reviews)

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  1. "Environment"

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

    Pros

    Highly conductive, very respective management

    Cons

    None, they seem to have a good program.


  2. "Production Enhancement"

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

    I worked at Halliburton full-time

    Pros

    Good Pay and benefits. Structured work environment. Quality thorough training process and good continuing education.

    Cons

    Long hours and work rotations. Two weeks on, one week off. 15 plus hour days.

  3. "Great oil field services company"

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    Former Employee - Senior Research Scientist in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Senior Research Scientist in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Halliburton full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    After recent fall of Baker, Halliburton will surely capture more market share and grow. Great culture, you feel like you are part of the RED.

    Cons

    Management has the fast follower mentality, and they are conservative. This may not be good if you are looking for adventure.


  4. Helpful (1)

    "IT Analyst"

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    Current Employee - IT Software Analyst in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - IT Software Analyst in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Halliburton full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great Benefits - flexible schedules

    Cons

    Dated processes, Title Proud, lack of support from leadership

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your employees who do they work, do pulse checks on your teams that are struggleing after they've reached out to you.


  5. "Interview Questions"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Halliburton full-time

    Pros

    Good Benefits. Fixed schedule for the year

    Cons

    Low Pay compared to competition


  6. "Looks good on a resume"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Halliburton full-time

    Pros

    Great pay
    Freedom and autonomy
    Customer entertainment

    Cons

    Phone calls and emails outside of office hours
    Lack of guidance that comes with the freedom/autonomy
    Boom/bust nature of the industry
    The moral compromise of working in the business of fossil fuels instead of looking to the future


  7. "Great place to start"

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    Former Employee - Oa1 and Pump Tech in El Reno, OK
    Former Employee - Oa1 and Pump Tech in El Reno, OK
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Halliburton full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Insurance, 401k, 2 weeks vacation every year, and a livable wage

    Cons

    Always away from home and is a big lifestyle adjustment.

  8. "Good company with diverse product portfolio and international presence."

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

    I have been working at Halliburton full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Diversity, good benefits, well established

    Cons

    long hours, main campus location

    Advice to Management

    Company should focus on its core products and services.


  9. Helpful (2)

    "Great Team"

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

    I have been working at Halliburton full-time

    Pros

    Great Benefits and great team

    Cons

    Location is expensive and very long hours


  10. "Horrible management no guidance no promotion pay is low"

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    Current Employee - Service Supervisor in Lafayette, LA
    Current Employee - Service Supervisor in Lafayette, LA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Halliburton full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Benefits insurance direct deposits easy for hire

    Cons

    Too much to list . You name it its wrong . Chaos . Sneaky underneath management...

    Advice to Management

    Quit brown nosing . Playing buddy system and pay attention to ALL EMPLOYEES.


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