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Precision Drilling Reviews

Updated Sep 22, 2019

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3.7
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81%
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90%
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Precision Drilling CEO Kevin A. Neveu
Kevin A. Neveu
55 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and good rotational schedule(in 9 reviews)

  • "Good company, good people, decent compensation(in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • "if your not in the good ole boy club or canadian they keep you in a constant fearof termination which they tell you verbably many times(in 10 reviews)

  • "changed rigs multiple times, not every rig has sufficient housing supplies(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Good company to work for"

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    Current Employee - Rig Manager in Brighton, CO

    I have been working at Precision Drilling full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    2 weeks on 2 weeks off

    Cons

    none none none none none

    Precision Drilling2019-09-22
  2. "Good company"

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    Current Employee - Derrickman 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Precision Drilling full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Off time and decent pay

    Cons

    To many bosses. Every one want the same job done differently

    Precision Drilling2019-08-10
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  4. "after a 30 year employmentI turned 60 was terminated. was moved to new division and they had their own people to work."

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    Former Employee - Rig Manager in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    salary is a good factor

    Cons

    if your not in the good ole boy club or canadian they keep you in a constant fearof termination which they tell you verbably many times.

    Advice to Management

    check on the supervisors...they are not giving the hands the tools to suceed and are turning a blind eye to safety issues. more interested in keeping costs low.

    Precision Drilling2019-07-05
  5. "Alright"

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    Former Employee - Supply Chain Analyst 

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time

    Pros

    it was somewhat an alright situation

    Cons

    kept telling me I couldn't play with mighty beans

    Precision Drilling2019-06-05
  6. "Good company"

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    Former Employee - Motorman in Odessa, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay and good rotational schedule. They work with you on training requirements and pay for everything while at training.

    Cons

    Rig managers are either great or bad, depends on the rig and person.

    Precision Drilling2019-04-27
  7. "Great Pay"

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    Former Employee - Lead Floorhand 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Precision Drilling full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay, overall good experience if you have a good hardworking safe group.

    Cons

    4 weeks away from home is hard to maintain a relationship with wife, kids, family, friends ect.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your employees with more respect, they are dedicating their lives.

    Precision Drilling2019-04-07
  8. "Eager"

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    Current Employee - Floorhand 

    I have been working at Precision Drilling full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment. Decent pay

    Cons

    28 days on 14 off. Pretty stupid schedule.

    Precision Drilling2019-03-20
  9. "Great pay, long hours, good bens"

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    Current Employee - Floorhand in Williamsport, PA

    I have been working at Precision Drilling full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits are good

    Cons

    28 days on is tough

    Precision Drilling2019-01-16
  10. "Good pay, but you're just a number"

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    Floorhand 

    I worked at Precision Drilling

    Pros

    good pay, easy hiring process

    Cons

    changed rigs multiple times, not every rig has sufficient housing supplies

    Precision Drilling2019-01-08
  11. "Driller"

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    Current Employee - Driller 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Precision Drilling full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    High Working and Safety Standards

    Cons

    Schedule - 4 weeks on 2 weeks off

    Precision Drilling2018-12-19
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