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Updated April 17, 2019
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  1. "Shell Graduate Programme - Highly Recommended!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    I got placed in the Retail organization and loved it. Lots of emphasis on growth, learning and improvement. Love Shell, they really care about you as an employee. Definitely recommend!!

    Cons

    Typical corporate culture of taking a while to get things done, nothing bad though.


  2. "Great company!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great, intelligent staff. Global brand and reach. Great work-life balance. Strong development program and career-ladder.

    Cons

    Process paralysis at times. Beginning to shift more and more away from performing technical work in-house.

  3. "Company"

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    Current Employee - Finance Advisor
    Current Employee - Finance Advisor
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Shell full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance is great.

    Cons

    Fewer upward mobile jobs due to offshoring


  4. "Great Company, Benefits....Etc"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Orange, CA
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Orange, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    There training and ability to hire within.

    Cons

    Balance of life versus the hours.

    Advice to Management

    Allow for more opinionated transition to be reviewed.


  5. "Working at Shell"

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    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Houston, TX

    I worked at Shell full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits, competitive salary, bonus

    Cons

    Bureaucracy, office politics, hard to get decisions from management


  6. "Cashier"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great job I wish I still worked there

    Cons

    Have to work hard to get hours

    Advice to Management

    Good company


  7. "Reasons for working at Shell"

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    Former Employee - Drilling Supervisor JG3 in New Orleans, LA
    Former Employee - Drilling Supervisor JG3 in New Orleans, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Exceptional company to work for. I retired after over 30 years of service with Shell. I don’t believe there’s better folks to work for. They care about Safety and the environment.

    Cons

    I can’t think of one con working for Shell.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.

  8. "I'm a cook. I love to cook"

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    Current Employee - Chef Manager in Star, MS
    Current Employee - Chef Manager in Star, MS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Shell part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Fun Friendly Family Environment . Happy

    Cons

    No challenges just obstacles. Strong

    Advice to Management

    Reward profitability


  9. "Best work experience I gained"

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    Former Employee - SAP FICO Analyst in Odessa, TX
    Former Employee - SAP FICO Analyst in Odessa, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Shell full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Fantastic relationship with co workers , great environment comfortable and safe work place

    Cons

    Need to review salary more often

    Advice to Management

    None


  10. "Overall, Nice place to work"

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    Former Employee - Project Engineer
    Former Employee - Project Engineer

    I worked at Shell full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good pay and good environment to learn and grow.

    Cons

    None so far for me.