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Current Employee - Systems Analyst
Current Employee - Systems Analyst

I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (more than 10 years)

Pros

Pays well, opportunity for travel

Cons

Very bureaucratic and boring. Focus on process rather than product. Best to do nothing rather than do something wrong. The secret to success is to be totally hands off. Overrun with administrators and advisors. For every person doing work, there is someone watching them. Over the years they have become erratic. At one point they set long term strategies, now they seem to swing wildly. One day it's an extreme process orientation, next day, cut costs, next day security and controls.

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Safety first, employee last...

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Controller in Budapest (Hungary)
    Current Employee - Controller in Budapest (Hungary)

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Well it is good place to start your carrier here.

    Cons

    If you would like to be promoted you need to be the best in safet, which I think ridiculous. Also not professional environment at all.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Dead duck...

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Great monetary compensation, but lacking in other areas

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Corrosion Engineer in Baton Rouge, LA (US)
    Current Employee - Corrosion Engineer in Baton Rouge, LA (US)

    I have been working at ExxonMobil full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    High Salaries, Great coworkers, Very diverse workforce, Excellent retirement benefits, Allows employees to quickly move up the ranks, Very safety oriented environment

    Cons

    Poor hours, Little to no recognition, No transparent ranking system, Employees do not control their own moves within the company, Superficial improvement programs, "Good Old Boy" mentality, Out of date benefits

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    People are promoted too quickly and without the proper training to be able to lead efficient teams. This leads to a poor managing system all the way up the chain of command. Additionally, the work hours are not comparable to the rest of the industry leaders. It seems as if the benefits have not been updated for the younger workforce and are still geared to the baby-boomer generation.

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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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