McDermott Reviews

Updated 13 May 2021

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3.7
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McDermott CEO David Dickson
David Dickson
256 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, good facilities, one of the best EPC company(in 38 reviews)

  • "Good company good work and then develop in my knowledge(in 26 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "very little communication from upper management(in 16 reviews)

  • "Long working hours including weekends(in 14 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      McDermott provides an environment for anyone looking to explore their potential.

      30 Oct 2019 - Manager in London, England, England
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      Pros

      McDermott are unique in that they attract technically challenging projects across Onshore, Offshore and Subsea scopes.

      Cons

      McDermott look to employ the best, so have high expectations of their teams and individuals.

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    2. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 8 years

      McDermott london

      11 May 2021 - Commercial Manager in London, England, England
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      Pros

      vertically integrated upstream, downstream and LNG

      Cons

      struggling financially in the oil and gas

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good Company in Oil & Gas Sector

      1 Apr 2021 - Anonymous Employee in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Interesting projects, good benefit, flex hours

      Cons

      communications not always so clear

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    4. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      De-listed from the NYSE upon going Bankrupt

      22 Jan 2021 - Manager in London, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      UK & Europe based employees are a great bunch of people. Competant and professional.

      Cons

      Bankruptcy. Restructuring, downsizing, offshoring. Not great for local country teams.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Change Management

      16 Nov 2020 - Senior Manager-HR in London, England, England
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      Pros

      Lot of great experience to be had on change management - a lot of dedicated employees with great expertise.

      Cons

      Be prepared for change and challenge!

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great place to work

      17 Nov 2020 - Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Lots of multi national opportunities

      Cons

      Can become trapped doing same tasks

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    7. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Terrible

      11 Nov 2020 - Document Controller in London, England, England
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      Pros

      There are many highly professional people.

      Cons

      Terrible management, poor discipline, no chances for development, too many uncertainties and lots of rumours about company’s impending collapse. Management only takes care of themselves. Salary cuts etc

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    8. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Company very good

      8 Apr 2020 - Accounts Payable in Hounslow, England, England
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      Pros

      Staff at Accounts Payable team very helpful.

      Cons

      Not much increase in salary

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    9. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Accounts Payable

      19 Aug 2019 - Anonymous Employee in Epsom, England, England
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Working in this company for last 19 years

      Cons

      Would like to join again my company

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Generally good when there is work

      13 Nov 2019 - Senior Process Engineer in London, England, England
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      Pros

      When there is work it can be good

      Cons

      Little opportunity for training and development

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