Chesapeake Energy Reviews

Updated Feb 27, 2021

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Chesapeake Energy President, Chief Executive Officer and Director Robert D. Lawler
Robert D. Lawler
199 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good knowledgeable people and great benefits(in 60 reviews)

  • "On site fitness center, health center, restaurants and child care(in 38 reviews)

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  1. "Corporate review"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Environmental Scientist in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time

    Pros

    PTO accrual process Flexible schedule 15% 401K match

    Cons

    Could be more transparent with staff Youth over knowledge

  2. "Best Company and team I ever worked for."

    5.0
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    Former Employee - HSE Consultant in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great team, great leadership wonderful structure that helps you along the way to learn and grow.

    Cons

    Nothing to note at this time


  3. "Great people. Industry... not so much"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chesapeake Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great people, awesome benefits, challenging work environment, opportunity for growth

    Cons

    Some higher-up decision makers don't know the business as well as a person in their position should. When the industry tanks, the company tanks even harder.

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  4. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Category Manager in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, interesting work, great people.

    Cons

    Volatile industry and uncertain job security.

  5. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Financial Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent benefits. Great corporate culture.

    Cons

    Going through rebuilding process for bankruptcy.

  6. "Great company to work for"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Lead Geoscience Technician in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time

    Pros

    Very good culture, pay and benefits.

    Cons

    None that come to mind.

  7. "overall a great company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Supply Chain Inventory Control Coordinator in Carrizo Springs, TX

    I have been working at Chesapeake Energy full-time

    Pros

    Great team collaboration and great employees

    Cons

    layoffs, no pay raises due to market condition

  8. "Great Company and Culture"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Production Engineer 

    I have been working at Chesapeake Energy full-time

    Pros

    Amazing people to work with overall!

    Cons

    Standing regarding the instability of the oil and gas industry.

  9. "Some of the best years of my career!"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Human Resources Representative/Executive Assistant 

    I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time

    Pros

    Wonderful company to work for - very much enjoyed my tenure with CHK. It was a pleasure!

    Cons

    Just sad that the company had to downsize.

  10. "Great Company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Administrative Assistant in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time

    Pros

    Flexible working conditions and flexible schedule

    Cons

    Too many rounds of lay offs

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