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good culture and company values

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at BHP Billiton

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

excellent renumeration and family benefits

Cons

cant complain about anything really

Advice to Management

keep going

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  1. Helpful (7)

    Company is solid but needs an urgent change of mindset

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at BHP Billiton (More than 5 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay & benefits
    Financial strength
    Opportunities to change role if desired

    Cons

    Poor treatment to people in general
    Top to bottom mentality with no say or hear from people on the ground
    Highly unefficient systems and processes
    Governance is there to protect us all....unless you over do it.
    Processes takes precendence on profits
    Poor work life balance

    Advice to Management

    Let the Marius Kloppers culture go out with him, focus on efficiency, bring motivation to people

  2. Helpful (6)

    Oppressive

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - HSEC in Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - HSEC in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at BHP Billiton full-time (More than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    $2 Lunch
    Benefits
    Pay equivilent to industry
    Overall peers are friendly to each other

    Cons

    Office spaces (cubicles) are half wall glass, approximately 4'x4'.
    Managers are not up to par, mostly out of their comfort zone or expertise.
    Very top down management style, if you are not a manager you have trouble being heard.

    Advice to Management

    Treat people with the respect that you expect of to get yourself.
    Hurry and build new building before high perfomers leave.
    Place managers in their area of exertise.

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