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Updated Oct 27, 2021

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3.8
71%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
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Transocean President and CEO Jeremy D. Thigpen
Jeremy D. Thigpen
71 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay that you can work your way up before the crash(in 22 reviews)

  • "Relatively relaxed work environment(in 14 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Cuts have hurt the people working on the rigs while the managers and executives make bonuses and move into new shiney offices(in 9 reviews)

  • "Industry downturn led to massive layoffs(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      Aug 11, 2021 - Third Assistant Engineer in New Orleans, LA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great pay and great crew

      Cons

      Volatile industry and bad job security

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great company, not much growth opportunity

      Oct 27, 2021 - Senior Marketing Analyst in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Solid benefits, reasonably good culture

      Cons

      Not much growth opportunity, no annual raises

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Excellent company with excellent benefits

      Sep 24, 2021 - Toolpusher in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay and benefits. Fun and challenging job

      Cons

      Time away from home if in an offshore position

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Would recommend

      Sep 27, 2021 - Rover in New Orleans, LA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great company and good pay

      Cons

      Time away from home is only con

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Third mate

      Sep 23, 2021 - Third Mate in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great opportunity to advance your career

      Cons

      You may not seem important at times

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    6. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Trash

      Sep 23, 2021 - Able Seaman in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Time off, comps, healthcare, coworkers

      Cons

      Office doesn’t care about anything other than profit. You’re just a number

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Current

      Jun 29, 2021 - Marine Engineer in Houston, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Best work life balance. One month on one month off

      Cons

      Always told there is no rush when working when it doesn't seem that way. When on downtime its go go go. Doesn't seem to be much room for advancement most of the time.

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee

      E

      Aug 31, 2021 - Third Engineer in Gulf, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good job for people to have

      Cons

      The other is below average

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      good company

      Jul 1, 2021 - Roustabout 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      job pays well and time off

      Cons

      hard physical job and can be hot

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Rig

      Apr 7, 2021 - Rig Engineer in Lansing, MI
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Excellent and well paid for the job

      Cons

      Time off and salary bonus

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