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Pioneer Natural Resources Reviews

Updated 12 Nov 2019

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3.7
76%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
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Pioneer Natural Resources CEO Scott Sheffield (no image)
Scott Sheffield
16 Ratings
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  • "Oil and gas industry can be volatile(in 9 reviews)

  • "Absolutely no cons at all, everything here is great(in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Analyst 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    People, culture, benefits, and facility.

    Cons

    It is a volatile industry.

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-11-12
  2. "Facilities manager"

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    Current Employee - Facilities Manager in Midland, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Health insurance, stock, great environmental to work in

    Cons

    Nepotism , good old boy mentality, pay for play

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-11-09
  3. "Great Company"

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    Current Employee - Operations 

    I have been working at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time

    Pros

    Great people and family culture

    Cons

    Cost of living in Midland

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-11-09
  4. "Over all good company to work for"

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    Former Employee - Geologist in Irving, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Team work, good management, good long term benefit

    Cons

    Downgraded to single basin company

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-10-23
  5. "Review"

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    Current Employee - Lease Operator in Midland, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time

    Pros

    Great pay and insurance. No call outs at night.

    Cons

    Too Corporate. Layers and layers of people that affect efficiency. A total lack of safety culture.

    Advice to Management

    Assume the best in your employees.

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-10-19
  6. "Great Overall Company"

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    Former Employee - DOT Pipeline Compliance in Irving, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment, Great Company with awesome people and endless advancement opportunity.

    Cons

    Recent leadership decisions led to a large amount of layoffs

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-09-12
  7. Helpful (1)

    "It's a Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Irving, TX

    I have been working at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    They pay me every two weeks

    Cons

    They don't pay me enough

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-09-17
  8. "NOT endless advancement"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time

    Pros

    Paychecks clear, "self insured", Air Conditioning

    Cons

    I just wanted to address the reviews that say "endless advancement" see how many landmen were something else for pioneer. If you are a DO or a Tech you aren't a landman and you are less.

    Advice to Management

    Retire

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-09-14
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Who ya know"

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    Current Employee - Lease Operator in Midland, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great pay, great insurance, great 401k match. No call outs

    Cons

    If you’re out in the field doing your job you will never move up. You have to get in that office everyday and butter up the managers.

    Advice to Management

    Take experience over brown nosing.

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-09-11
  10. "Pioneer Natural Resources"

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    Former Employee - Specialist 

    I worked at Pioneer Natural Resources full-time

    Pros

    Great values and culture. They care about their employees.

    Cons

    Not very progressive when it comes to flexible work arrangements and schedules.

    Pioneer Natural Resources2019-08-17
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