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Hess Corporation Reviews

Updated November 29, 2017
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  • There's an issue with work life balance, just like most places (in 9 reviews)

  • Lacked direction from senior management, lots of people leaving the ship (in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Commercial Negotiator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    A lot of amazing opportunities to work all over the world

    Cons

    Flat organization, so not much career trajectory


  2. "Hess is a wonderful workplace!"

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    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hess Corporation as an intern

    Pros

    Very inclusive and willing to help you succeed.

    Cons

    Layoffs have made the office pretty empty.

  3. "Very good company"

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    Former Employee - Human Resources Systems in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Human Resources Systems in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Hess Corporation full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Growth Opportunities, Visibility, Transparency, Compensation

    Cons

    Cyclical Industry, some process bottlenecks


  4. "SupervisorI/C & E"

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    Former Employee - I/C & E
    Former Employee - I/C & E
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hess Corporation full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work and have a career

    Cons

    The company has no bad aspects


  5. "Great Experience"

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

    I worked at Hess Corporation part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Friendly patrons and co-workers
    Flexible working hours
    Management made accommodations when needed
    Much experience gained

    Cons

    Really have nothing to complain about


  6. "Glad to be part of the family"

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    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Tioga, ND
    Current Employee - Process Engineer in Tioga, ND
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Hess Corporation full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great help from colleagues that help you to adapt to,the position and I believe the compensation ia more than fare.

    Cons

    A little rural the area but the company helps you a lot to get what you need.

    Advice to Management

    Keep the good work. I felt welcome from day 0.


  7. "Manager Pricing"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Hess Corporation full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and very good work culture

    Cons

    None that I can think of

  8. "P2P"

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at Hess Corporation as a contractor

    Pros

    Great company, not near as many politics. Lots of good people. Great downtown Houston office.

    Cons

    Price of oil is currently the only issue at this time.

    Advice to Management

    I was happy with my management.


  9. "Best Company to work for!"

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    Current Employee - Senior Engineering Technician in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Senior Engineering Technician in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great teams, management, and leaders. I've been with Hess for 5 years now. Benefits, salary, 401k, vesting options are fantasic!

    Cons

    None to report. Overall great company.


  10. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Facilities Manager in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Facilities Manager in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hess Corporation full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The nicest people you ever worked with. Great pay and benefits.

    Cons

    Oil business is in a bad way right now.

    Advice to Management

    Don't change a thing.


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