ConocoPhillips Reviews

Updated Oct 26, 2021

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4.0
81%
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75%
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ConocoPhillips Chairman & CEO Ryan M. Lance
Ryan M. Lance
471 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance and have SPIRIT value(in 115 reviews)

  • "Great benefits for family including bonuses(in 78 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The company is extremely volatile and sensitive during oil price drops and contractors are highly vulnerable to layoffs yearly(in 40 reviews)

  • "Contractors get cut first in a downturn(in 34 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Supply Chain

      Mar 14, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Excellent training and opportunities to learn

      Cons

      Less flexible around working times depending on department

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company in general

      Oct 18, 2021 - Process Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Well paid and interesting roles, nice people.

      Cons

      Can be bureaucratic at times

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Good company

      Aug 16, 2021 - Business Development Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Long career prospects Reasonable work life balance International opportunities Reasonable pay and compensation Well organised and professionally run Capable workforce

      Cons

      Presenteeism Old-fashioned culture and management practices Technical experts in leadership roles rather than capable leaders Little value placed on leadership capability

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good place to work

      Apr 27, 2021 - Operations Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good experience and great professional network

      Cons

      Downsizing of energy led to severe cuts

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Big

      Apr 22, 2021 - Logistics Coordinator in Aberdeen, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Global oil giant could be seen as positive but has draw backs Good environment to work in Friendly colleagues Inclusive

      Cons

      Difficult to progress Project driven little opportunity for promotion out with

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Average Employer

      Mar 24, 2021 - Senior Systems Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Some good opportunities though these became less once the sale was on the wall

      Cons

      Some wolves in management positions

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Digitization, Smartsignal tools, remote access terminals all at your fingertips

      Oct 27, 2020 - Instruments & Control Technical Authority in Aberdeen, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Enormous experience and segregated from Corporate redtape

      Cons

      Decisions take a while to agree upon outcome

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Generally good employer, but stuck in the past

      Nov 20, 2019 - Asset Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Generally treat employees well; good work-life balance

      Cons

      Old-fashioned; needs to modernize and reflect on energy transition

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Laid back but underpaid

      Jul 31, 2019 - Finance in Aberdeen, Scotland, Scotland
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Laid back management and relaxed atmosphere

      Cons

      Salaries are lower than with other operators

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Financial Analyst

      Mar 11, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good exposure to senior management Good benefits package

      Cons

      Too relaxed Little senior guidance Not many long term career opportunities

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