Weatherford Reviews

Updated Jul 9, 2020

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Weatherford President and Chief Executive Officer Mark A. McCollum (no image)
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  1. "Fantastic place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - MWD Field Engineer in Nisku, AB
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Weatherford full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Being a field hand the people in the office treated use as an equal. Something I never experienced at any of the other oil field services companies I worked at.

    Cons

    The work life balance is hard to get around for most people.

  2. "OK"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Field Operations Technician in Nisku, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Weatherford part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good team environment good safety culture

    Cons

    nepotism no growth no salary raises no continuing education benefits

  3. "Incompetent Management"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Driver in Red Deer, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Weatherford full-time

    Pros

    When times were good, work was good. Pay wasn't bad

    Cons

    Management has no clue how to run a company other then into the ground. Micromanage all the way from the top down and don't let the employees that know what they are doing to just run it efficiently

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  4. "Good luck guys"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assembly III Position in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Weatherford full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent woking with employees and personnel

    Cons

    share the Ideas for job safety to employees at work

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  5. "Good company, bad market"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Engineer 
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay and benefits was good.

    Cons

    Work life balance was non existent.

  6. "Okay place to start"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Engineer in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good for long term non-advancing employees

    Cons

    Limited room to grow. Nonchalant to the core

  7. "A bit of a roller coaster"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Controller in Lloydminster, SK
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Weatherford full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Pays good - good people

    Cons

    Stressful and constant change with limited value

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  8. Helpful (1)

    "Better jobs out there"

    2.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Dispatch Supervisor in Edmonton, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Weatherford full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits, rrsp contribution, life work balance

    Cons

    Corporate BS just a number people and jobs don’t really matter just the bottom line. Bullies don’t get fired they get promoted.

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  9. "not enough work"

    3.0
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    Current Employee - MWD Field Engineer in Nisku, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Weatherford full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    good learning, oilfield job, career oriented

    Cons

    insufficient and unstable work days

  10. "Great company"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Abandonment Sales Specialist in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Weatherford full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits. Good culture for personal development. Lots of internal resources.

    Cons

    Large company culture can be overwhelming at times.

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