Weatherford Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Jun 28, 2020

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  1. "Production"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Operator 

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

    Pros

    Great wage, good benefits, coworkers

    Cons

    lifestyle, long hours, shift

  2. "Great While It Lasted"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Youngstown, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Company paid lunches were given weekly Great Healthcare - some of the best benefits I've ever had

    Cons

    Market Makes or Breaks Company Safety Culture Sometimes Overlooked By Eager Managers Can be very long hours

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  3. "Great Company"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Sales Representative in Houston, TX

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

    Pros

    Support products coworkers training and benefits

    Cons

    It’s oilfield long hours and always on call

  4. "Hypocritical Top Management"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Manager/In in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Weatherford full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    You can make a living

    Cons

    Long hours, very political, body system, hypocritical top management that acts contrary to what they say, WFT hardly promotes from within, no vision or strategy.

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  5. "Literally no life, work every day"

    2.0
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    Field Engineer in Dhahran
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Weatherford for more than a year

    Pros

    -The pay is higher than non-oilfield companies.

    Cons

    -No life at all, expect to be worked like a slave for long hours and no vacations -Blame culture, everything you do, didn't do or didn't even think of will be used against you -Mafias, racism and backstabbing culture -Bad reputation for shoddy work in the oilfield

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  6. "Good Company"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - QA Specialist in Lafayette, LA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Weatherford is a place that allows you to grow and gain experience. Very good opportunity for improvement and advancement if you are self motivated.

    Cons

    Long hours, pay isn't outstanding (but not terrible)

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  7. "Friendly working environment"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Bartender in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good staff and relaxed working atmosphere

    Cons

    Long hours and small salary

  8. "Not Good"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    the pay is decent.

    Cons

    long hours. usually six days a week. mandatory overtime. shorthanded. everybody hates their life here.bosses do not hardly talk to you. management sucks bad. tey talk about being big on safety but do not ever fix the problems. all they care about is production they dont care about you as an employee at all. you are a number.

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  9. "Made money while the sun was shining"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Weatherford full-time

    Pros

    Good bonus system, modern equipment

    Cons

    Long hours, no guaranteed days off, top-heavy with management which leaves field staff more vulnerable to layoffs

  10. "Equipment operator"

    3.0
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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Weatherford

    Pros

    Good money not much else

    Cons

    Long hours. Safety conditions. Human rights.

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