Schlumberger Reviews

Updated 4 Jul 2020

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3.6
67%
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84%
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Schlumberger CEO Olivier Le Peuch
Olivier Le Peuch
162 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, great people good benefits(in 274 reviews)

  • "Friendly work environment, good hands-on experience(in 259 reviews)

Cons
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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Avoid it"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Accounting Assistant in Cork
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good location, close to the city center New office

    Cons

    Rude colleagues Small salary Lack of benefits Legacy accounting system Long work hours No career prospects

  2. "Not Bad"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Fitter in Longford, Longford
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good place to work good salary plenty of opportunity to improve and to move up the ladder,also good conditions

    Cons

    Some issues with management who's attitude towards ordinary members of staff wasn't great also had to work shift on two cycle

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  3. "logistics head"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - TLM Services Writer in Ahmedabad
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Friendly environment, good teaching, well knowledge senior person.

    Cons

    Friendly staff, helpful manager.good management.

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  4. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Linux Systems Administrator in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good salary and benefits and stock purchase options.

    Cons

    When oil goes down they like to have lay off's

  5. "Great company to work for but extremely volatile."

    4.0
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    Former Employee - General Field Engineer in Anchorage, AK
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great people to work with in a field.

    Cons

    Very volatile company, business activity is highly correlated with price of oil.

  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great People - Great Company - Bad Industry"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Field Engineer in Shreveport, LA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Schlumberger field employees are some of the most humble, down to earth people that you will ever meet. You become a part of the SLB family.

    Cons

    The oil and gas service industry has been broken for several years. It's been a race to the bottom and there is no way out.

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  7. "I got an incredible opportunity to work for Schlumberger in a multicultural environment."

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instructor in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent opportunities to develop professionally

    Cons

    Often and short term relocations affecting especially the family

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  8. "Job at Schlumberger"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Mechanical Design Engineer in Coimbatore South
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good working environment Cultural activities Optimum work hours Decent salary Afternoon lunch

    Cons

    Training and HR policies were somehow worst affected me not sure about general

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  9. "Challenging yet rewarding"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Technical Sales Engineer 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Advancement opportunities, interesting work, will make strong connections

    Cons

    Work load can be tough, work/life balance not great

  10. "Awesome Company"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Coil Operator 

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    Always took care of me when I needed time off.

    Cons

    Long times away from home

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