TOTAL Reviews | Glassdoor.co.uk

TOTAL Reviews

Updated 16 October 2018
740 reviews

Filter

Filter

Full-timePart-time

3.6
StarStarStarStarStar
Rating TrendsRating Trends
Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
TOTAL CEO Patrick Pouyanné
Patrick Pouyanné
224 Ratings

740 Employee Reviews

Sort: PopularRatingDate

Pros
Cons
  • "s en poste permanant pour les minorit" (in 32 reviews)

  • "High pressure on the job lacks work life balance" (in 14 reviews)

More Pros and Cons

  1. "Senior Control and Instrument Engineer"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Control and Instrument Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Current Employee - Senior Control and Instrument Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TOTAL full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Many opportunities as there are many projects

    Cons

    Very Centralise in procedure point of view


  2. "Opportunities"

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

    I worked at TOTAL full-time

    Pros

    - Able to influence
    - Lots of opportunities due to size

    Cons

    - Gets political as you move up
    - Glass ceilings exist

    Advice to Management

    - Its not all about the money

  3. "Credit Analyst"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Credit Analyst in London, England
    Former Employee - Credit Analyst in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TOTAL full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good work life balance
    Around 28 days of holidays
    Good benefits (pension, gym, dental, private health)

    Cons

    Low Salary
    Micromanagement and poor treatment by the supervisor
    No career progression

    Advice to Management

    Teach your managers how to treat their staff


  4. "TGP"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at TOTAL full-time

    Pros

    - Friendly staff
    - Collaborative culture

    Cons

    - Slow internal processes but getting better


  5. "Poor attitude to Staff"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Operator - Control Room in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Current Employee - Senior Operator - Control Room in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at TOTAL full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits package and good remuneration. Company is performing well overall and investing in the North Sea.

    Cons

    Treat offshore employees with a complete lack of respect and see them as an overhead cost, rather than an asset.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your offshore employees with the respect they deserve


  6. "Accounting"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at TOTAL full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for

    Cons

    Difficult to drive change and rigid company sometimes


  7. "Good Oil and Gas Major to work for"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Reservoir Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Former Employee - Reservoir Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TOTAL full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    -It has very interesting work as a global oil and gas major.
    -The training provided is excellent.

    Cons

    -Transparency of career and mobility opportunities.
    -Low reactivity.

    Advice to Management

    -Give better transparency to people in subsidiaries for career moves

  8. "Summer Intern"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technical Support Assistant in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Former Employee - Technical Support Assistant in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at TOTAL full-time

    Pros

    Very good technical staff. Friendly, wanted me to do well and gave me interesting projects.

    Cons

    I did not meet one person from HR my entire summer. They organised meetings and phone calls and cancelled them all.


  9. Helpful (1)

    "Good people"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Redhill, South West England, England
    Current Employee - Account Manager in Redhill, South West England, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    a lot of support and great atmposphere

    Cons

    huge work load and some times there is pressure

    Advice to Management

    make processes better, salary more competitive for the industry and career progression quicker and fair


  10. "Total"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Energy Trader in London, England
    Current Employee - Energy Trader in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at TOTAL full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    professional, team focused, management accessible

    Cons

    very little in the way of downsides


Showing 740 of 1,054 reviews
Reset Filters