Schlumberger Reviews

Updated May 30, 2020

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3.6
66%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
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Schlumberger CEO Olivier Le Peuch
Olivier Le Peuch
122 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, great people good benefits(in 267 reviews)

  • "Friendly work environment, good hands-on experience(in 248 reviews)

Cons
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  1. "Environmental Health and Safety Specialist"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Environmental Health and Safety Specialist in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    Awesome company to work for. Very strong Safety Culture

    Cons

    Fluctuation in Oil prices and COVID pandemic affect the economy

    Schlumberger2020-05-15
  2. "Valued experienced from prospective employers"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - General Manager 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Leader in its field. Global exposure to value chain in various roles.

    Cons

    First to release employees during industry downturns. Too frequent geographical moves.

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    Schlumberger2020-05-19
  3. "Great training, terrible organization"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Engineer 

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

    Pros

    Offers some amazing in-depth training Various opportunities to work globally Various opportunities to move up within organization after putting in your initial 4-5 years of grunt work in the field

    Cons

    Terrible organization within the company Various uncertainties, last minute notices Unstable positions especially in Canada at the moment

    Schlumberger2020-05-22
  4. "Engineering"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay, Technology savvy, Location

    Cons

    Bossy management, Job insecurity, No growth

    Schlumberger2020-05-18
  5. "Good company but sadly just a number"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Red Deer, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very great benefits and great people

    Cons

    Just a number for this company, poor work/life balance

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    Schlumberger2020-03-11
  6. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Machine Operator 

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    The wages and benefits are very good

    Cons

    if you don't like doing shift work

    Schlumberger2020-03-07
  7. "Hiring questions for oilfield operator positions"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operations in Drumheller, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good growth plan positive outlook

    Cons

    Working out in sub arctic conditions on ocassion

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    Schlumberger2020-01-16
  8. "Avoid"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tech 
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    Good training, fair compensation mostly

    Cons

    Too focus on numbers and not on people

    Schlumberger2020-01-12
  9. "Field Engineer"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Field Engineer 

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    - Great opportunity to travel and get top training

    Cons

    - Low base pay

    Schlumberger2020-01-03
  10. "Meh"

    2.0
    Former Employee - Account Manager 

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    Nice system and clear career goals

    Cons

    Mid-career people are not competent

    Schlumberger2019-12-16
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