Exxon Mobil
3.5 of 5 373 reviews
www.exxonmobil.com Irving, TX 5000+ Employees

Exxon Mobil Reviews

Updated Apr 22, 2014
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3.5 373 reviews

                             

90% Approve of the CEO

Exxon Mobil Chairman and CEO Rex W. Tillerson

Rex W. Tillerson

(199 ratings)

71% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Review Highlights

Pros:
  • "Great work/life balance outside of month-end close"
    in 21 reviews
  • "Excellent pay and benefits, including pension"
    in 13 reviews
Cons:
  • "This can be a good thing, but not when you desire a strong work/life balance"
    in 18 reviews
  • "Too much subjectivity and forced ranking system for employee assessment"
    in 38 reviews
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Intern (Former Employee)
Ottawa, ON

I worked at Exxon Mobil as an intern

Prosreally great place to work

ConsI found no cons at all

Advice to Senior Managementnothing

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Bureaucracy Supreme

Team Lead - IT (Former Employee)
Toronto, ON

I worked at Exxon Mobil full-time for more than 10 years

ProsSalary and benefits are above average
Projects can be very interesting at times

ConsVery bureaucratic
Too much politics
Ranking is a joke
Distant management

Advice to Senior ManagementYou could do more by giving employees more leeway in doing their work.
Most management cadres only care about covering their butts.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good Money, Bad Cause

Senior Research Engineer (Current Employee)
Toronto, ON

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

Pros-good pay and bonuses
-lots of resources

Cons-corruption at upper levels
-bad cause
-lots of bureaucracy

Advice to Senior ManagementGo to hell

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Project Controls Analyst

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Exxon Mobil

ProsDecent people, good on a resume, freedom to contribute at your own level expertise

ConsToo young and inexperienced managers, did not perform duties of job hired for, very American-centric.

– I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Instrument Technician

Instrument Technician (Current Employee)
Fort McMurray, AB

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

ProsPermanent Job Good enjoinment there is good team works, easy going good benefit good money

Consthere is no downside working with Exxon mobile

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Great Experience with the company

IT Team Lead (Current Employee)
Toronto, ON

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

ProsGlobal career opportunities, good pay with good benefit

Conslost face-to-face contact with the team members. The management may not really care about the team members since they are in different countries.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great place to work if you know the right people

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Exxon Mobil full-time

Prosbenefits, pay, vacation, monday to friday

Conshigh school atmosphere, lack of movement if you are not friends with the right people

Advice to Senior ManagementOverhaul all of the supervisors and managers

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Just a worker bee

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Exxon Mobil full-time

ProsLarge, no layoffs, in house training

ConsStrong separation between management and technical workforce, like to keep too many secrets

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Challenging business and fast pace environment

Customer Service (Current Employee)
Moncton, NB

I have been working at Exxon Mobil full-time for more than 3 years

Prosextremely complex business that allows great learning

Consprocess take to long that can frustrate someone

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Opportunities to move to different positions within the company

Senior Business Analyst (Current Employee)
Toronto, ON

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

ProsMultinational company with offices all over the world. Opportunities to transfer to many different departments within own city / country and internationally. Truly global organization to work with people all over the world.

ConsAs it is a global organization, quite often you work with team members who you may never meet face-to-face. For a manager, there are times when your day start early & finishes late. Many corporate policies & processes.

Advice to Senior ManagementIt's people who makes the company; don't forget your employees are your most valuable assets.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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