Talisman Energy Reviews

Updated Aug 9, 2021

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3.2
51%
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Talisman Energy President & CEO Hal Kvisle (no image)
Hal Kvisle
52 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great people and fantastic bosses(in 14 reviews)

  • "Excellent staff, top technology and forward-thinkers with respect to work-life balance(in 8 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "High turnover whether it is with staff switching roles or just quitting(in 6 reviews)

  • "poor management support and lack of top down leadership creates a country club atmosphere(in 5 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      great company

      Aug 9, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Wonderful company, run with integrity and honesty - great people

      Cons

      none for the position that I had and held for many years. great people

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      hard work

      Dec 17, 2020 - Deskside Support Technician in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      get to work with lots of good people

      Cons

      company made some not so good moves

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Agile powerhouse

      Jan 8, 2020 - Reservoir Engineer in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Plenty of talented, experienced colleagues who are willing to mentor.

      Cons

      Bad vision my previous CEO.

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Geologist

      Aug 19, 2019 - Geologist 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good environment and learnt a lot

      Cons

      Got sold to Repsol and it's a shell of it's former self

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    5. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      May 20, 2019 - Administrative Assistant 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people and good benefits

      Cons

      There are no cons here

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Rollercoaster Market

      May 31, 2017 - Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great responsibility and opportunity to progress ideas.

      Cons

      Internal politics and lack of trust were hard to overcome.

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Senior Advisor

      Feb 4, 2017 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Amazing environment of exceptionally well trained and dedicated professionals. Spectacular environment to grow and develop your skills.

      Cons

      Sometimes short sighted management strategies led to job cuts and misalignment of goals.

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Data Entry Clerk

      Nov 27, 2016 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      -Good company benefits -Employee Recognition Programs and Incentives -Small workforce -Opportunities for Promotion

      Cons

      -Understaffed -Lack of Organization -Constant Change in Manpower

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Tax accountant

      Nov 17, 2016 -  in Calgary, AB
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      Pros

      A really good and fun place to work at

      Cons

      None really, it is a great place to work at.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Supervisor

      Oct 12, 2016 -  
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good culture, open communication and smart people around you.

      Cons

      Direction of company is unknown, long term strategy and financial governance and policy change all the time

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