Schlumberger Employee Reviews about "work life balance"

Updated 29 Dec 2020

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Schlumberger CEO Olivier Le Peuch
Olivier Le Peuch
613 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, great people good benefits(in 307 reviews)

  • "Wide variety of expertise gained through diversity of work environment(in 291 reviews)

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  1. "Company culture"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - MWD Field Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Schlumberger full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Very diverse culture with many employees from different countries around the world

    Cons

    Work-life balance is close to non-existence

  2. "Slb DD"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Directional Driller in Aberdeen, Scotland

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    Good training, good tech nology

    Cons

    Poor work life balance, incredible amount of paperwork, no consistent schedule


  3. "Good money. Good HSE."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Drilling Engineer in Lincoln, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    good money, good technology, good training.

    Cons

    bad work life balance you are just a number

  4. "High Pressure and High Reward"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Planner 

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time

    Pros

    Diverse Workforce Flexible office hours great pay

    Cons

    Overtime is the norm Terrible work life balance

  5. "Great work-life balance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in London, England
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Schlumberger full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great benefits Great work-life balance Great career progression Open to use the latest technologies

    Cons

    Some heavyweight processes might slowdown the software release lifecycle

  6. "Poor Management"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Field Specialist 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Schlumberger full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good Salary, opportunity to travel

    Cons

    Poor work/life balance, poor management

  7. "worst work/life balance with not much in compensation"

    2.0