Schlumberger Reviews

Updated Jun 5, 2020

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3.6
66%
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83%
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Schlumberger CEO Olivier Le Peuch
Olivier Le Peuch
129 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, great people good benefits(in 267 reviews)

  • "Friendly work environment, good hands-on experience(in 248 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Recruiter"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Corporate Recruiter 

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    People, industry as a whole is well paying

    Cons

    large company with a lot of red tape

    Schlumberger2019-11-07
  2. "Overall Good Company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Energy Specialist in Weston, WV
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits are great, pay and bonus is great. Self promotions, training, travel.

    Cons

    depends heavily on gas prices and oil demands. too many expansions and contractions which requires layoffs and hiring.

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    Schlumberger2020-06-04
  3. "Great People"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Software Developer 

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    Excellent Support from Staff and Others

    Cons

    The decision-making process can be improved regarding the budgets.

    Schlumberger2020-06-03
  4. "Field Engineer"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Engineer in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great training and challenging projects

    Cons

    bad management culture. massive layoffs

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    Schlumberger2020-06-03
  5. "Great company overall"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Schlumberger full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Talented people, good process, fairness, care for safety

    Cons

    Oil and Gas industry going through tough time

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    Schlumberger2020-06-02
  6. "Unique experience with poor work/life balance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - MWD Field Engineer in Midland, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Unique experience to work with many different people.

    Cons

    Work/ Life Balance is not the greatest

    Schlumberger2020-06-02
  7. "You will find this career both challenging and rewarding."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Workforce Coordinator in Midland, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    This is a diverse well paying company.

    Cons

    Oil and Gas is a very volatile industry. You are faced with the possibility of layoffs anytime the price of oil crashes, regardless of seniority.

    Schlumberger2020-06-02
  8. "Great if you make it worth it"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst in Broussard, LA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    People and technology will stay with you forever

    Cons

    Hard to move up due to competition

    Schlumberger2020-06-02
  9. "Great experience"

    4.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Management Accountant in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The company hires great and intelligent people. There are constant challenges in the workplace. The company offers a lot of different resources to its employees to achieve objectives

    Cons

    There is no work-life balance. Month-end never ends

    Schlumberger2020-05-31
  10. "SLB job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Logistics Specialist in Sugar Land, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Working 7 days and having 7 days off

    Cons

    Work Life and Home Life Imbalance

    Schlumberger2020-05-28
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