Hercules Offshore

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Hercules Offshore Reviews

Updated 8 February, 2015
Updated 8 February, 2015
11 Reviews
3.6
11 Reviews
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Hercules Offshore President, CEO, and Director John T. Rynd
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  1.  

    Great People

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Hercules Offshore

    Pros

    Focus is in line with mission statement and everyone is very kind. Great management

    Cons

    None that I can think of at the moment

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    If you want to move up there's always room for someone who's ready to work.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hercules Offshore full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    There's a rotation schedule 14 days on and 14 days off so on your time off the quality of the time off is really nice if you don't mind being away for the other 14. Over half of the time you work is OT. If you want to make a little more just stay out on the rig a little longer. Good start to getting your foot in the door offshore.

    Cons

    If you don't like manual labor or working outdoors you won't like it. Lacking in training and development for rig personnel. No travel per diem so what you spend on driving out to the dock is out of pocket.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Develop a better training and development program for employees, with a culture that clearly encourages a lot of advancement.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Overall Ok

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Human Resources in Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Human Resources in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at Hercules Offshore full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great Pay, off at 11:30 every Friday

    Cons

    Micro-Managers, No reimbursement for school, No stock purchase option

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Overall great work. Some of you need to stop micromanaging your departments.

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Love it!

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hercules Offshore

    Pros

    I love the company, no complaints.

    Cons

    Needs new management, to revamp it as it goes through tough times.

  6.  

    Great company

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Hercules Offshore

    Pros

    get promoted very quickly offshore

    Cons

    pay is not very good

  7.  

    Bust butt for 12 hrs no breaks

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Hercules Offshore

    Pros

    I work with a good crew

    Cons

    Pay and out dated rigs

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Update and increase pay to other drilling companies wages

  8.  

    Short

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Senior QHSE Manager in Lake Charles, LA (US)
    Former Employee - Senior QHSE Manager in Lake Charles, LA (US)

    I worked at Hercules Offshore full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly, heathly approach to safety, and the environment

    Cons

    Offshore environment, old rigs, no internet service

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Upgrade

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Mate in New Iberia, LA (US)
    Former Employee - Mate in New Iberia, LA (US)

    I worked at Hercules Offshore full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Hercules at least will not make high demands before expecting a full commitment on writing JSA's, Work Permits, Crane Inspections and other forms of documentation.

    Cons

    A lot of special treatment for certain personnel. They don't train well on the job.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    At least give the mates some experience that is not job related before expecting them to break out.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  10.  

    very good

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Contractor - Roustabout/Floorhand in Mumbai (India)
    Current Contractor - Roustabout/Floorhand in Mumbai (India)

    I have been working at Hercules Offshore as a contractor (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    they fallow all safety about work

    Cons

    I have good experiance work with this company

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