Murray Energy Reviews

Updated Jun 24, 2020

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Robert E. Murray
19 Ratings
  1. "Good place work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Coal Miner 

    I worked at Murray Energy full-time

    Pros

    Everything money insurance vacation close home

    Cons

    None I can say ppl staff where great

  2. "Started as a Gil and within 3 years was running lead gate sections"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Production Supervisor in Metz, WV
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Murray Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great pay, great benefits,great workforce

    Cons

    No loyalty from higher ups on the company side!

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  3. "Corporation First, Workforce Last"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Longwaller in Macedonia, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Murray Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Decent paycheck, if not laid off Many quality workers

    Cons

    Somewhat consistently laid off Poor management team that is rotten from the top down

  4. "Great Pay, Company Provided Health Insurance,"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Foreman in Oak Grove, AL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Murray Energy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Pay, Benefits, Team Environment, Growth Potential

    Cons

    Hours, Archaic Management Style, Management would rather fire than develop an employee.

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    2.0
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    Former Employee - Accountant 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Murray Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Vacation and benefits were good

    Cons

    Everything aside from vacation and benefits

  6. "Great"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Deckhand in Monessen, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Murray Energy full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They typically Promote from within

    Cons

    Occasional layoffs, but it's rare

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  7. "Good company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Murray Energy full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and fun job

    Cons

    Extensive time away from times at end

  8. "All hail Mr. Murray"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Foreman Non Union in Beallsville, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Murray Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Pay and benefits were good.

    Cons

    A lot of back stabbing within upper management. Unrealistic in outcomes from task given. Murray thinks he has a stranglehold on the people of eastern ohio because of his coal mines. Best thing to ever happen is to get some all hat no cattle oil and gas guys in here to play with Bobby in his sand box!

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  9. "Both positive and negative"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Maintenance Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Murray Energy full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Working hard gets you pronoted

    Cons

    Young managers are often over scrutinized.

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  10. "Good Management"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Murray Energy full-time

    Pros

    Salary and advancement opportunities

    Cons

    Long Hours. At least 22 days a month.

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