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Patterson-UTI Energy Reviews

Updated March 1, 2017
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Patterson-UTI Energy CEO William Andrew Hendricks, Jr.
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  1. "Not what they promised"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Driller, 3yrs, Sand Hauler 1yr in San Angelo, TX
    Former Employee - Driller, 3yrs, Sand Hauler 1yr in San Angelo, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Patterson-UTI Energy full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits program, health and dental insurance

    Cons

    Pay & bad communication skills between Corp & the field

    Advice to Management

    Stop all the bs ladder climbing & get to work


  2. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Electronic Technician in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Electronic Technician in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Patterson-UTI Energy (More than a year)

    Pros

    Clean, Safe and Professional Company. Company has a very strong safety program in place to protect employees.

    Cons

    Nothing I can find. The company treats all employees fair.


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    "Good People"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Coordinator in San Angelo, TX
    Current Employee - Field Coordinator in San Angelo, TX
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Patterson-UTI Energy full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Crews are great and look out for each other for safety issues.

    Cons

    Communication between mgmt. and employee's is not very good. Everything is so secretive.


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  5. "Maintenance Supervisor"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pleasanton, TX
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pleasanton, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    its a great company to work for

    Cons

    there arent any cons at this time


  6. "Accountant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good pay, good location, good office

    Cons

    bad benefits, bad travel, office


  7. "Great"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Service Supervisor in San Angelo, TX
    Former Employee - Service Supervisor in San Angelo, TX

    I worked at Patterson-UTI Energy full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice place to work and really good people. You can move up fast in you try and come to work every day. The pay is good and they take care of you

    Cons

    Really long hours spend a lot of time on location and away from family. work all year round out side rain or shine.


  8. "Nice company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Nice people. Good life-work balance. Good benefits.

    Cons

    PTO is minimal, 13 days including sick days.


  9. "Electronic Technician"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Electronic Technician in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Electronic Technician in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Patterson-UTI Energy (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere work place. Safety first is the company goals and values. Company has long term goals and plans that will keep them prosperous for many years.

    Cons

    The company really is a great place to work. Aside from long hours out in the field and being away from the family, I have no Cons.

    Advice to Management

    Keep Doing a good job. Also keep the 14 work days and 7 days off schedule. It makes it easier to adjust to family life and the work schedule.


  10. "Floorhand"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Patterson-UTI Energy full-time

    Pros

    Excellent place to work. The pay and the time off are definite perks of the job, but the skills learned are also very valuable.

    Cons

    The oil and natural gas industry is a very volatile industry to work in. Job security is not always guaranteed.

    Advice to Management

    Try to keep policies a little more constant. One of the most difficult parts of the job is simply trying to keep track of what you'll get in trouble for.


  11. "Oil Company"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Company will typically pay very well and give out good benefits. Vehicles and gas cards are provided for all supervisor positions.

    Cons

    As with all service companies, when oil prices fall, jobs become very unstable. Some supervisors are very hard to work for but that is to be expected.



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