Document Control (Former Employee), Stavanger, Norway – February 3, 2014
Pros: nice co-workers
I started my document control career at NOV and I do not regret that. I learned so much and my co-workers were so enjoyable and friendly. hardest part of the job was all the deadlines but it made time go by faster as I like to work in fast paced environments.
Warehouse Specialist (Former Employee), Houston, TX – August 26, 2013
.Receive Part’s and downhole tool’s. .Use sit down and stand up forklift’s and palletize item’s. .Do inventory everyday,pull work order’s and build work order’s. .Inspect all part’s when checked in and make sure that there are no discrepancies on the part’s or paperwork and everything matches
I spent most days calling on Land Drilling Rigs in southeast Texas. I really enjoyed learning the ends and outs of how land rigs operate. Management really left me alone as long as my number were up which they always were.
I had to get all welders perameters to make sure they was with in the range or wps,Lots of problem solving keeping a log on all welders. Read blue prints,work with upper mangers and engernieers and other QC. Sign off on fittings and final work to assure customs was getting the best quality. The hardest part of the job was getting ebody started and log – more... work keeping up with work orders,the best part of the job was not making a mistake. – less
Production controlling. Manning scheduling of personnel in different Production units. Man management.
Q C Engineer (Current Employee), DUBAI – August 3, 2013
Responsibilities Handled Production controlling. Manning scheduling of personnel in different Production units. Man management. Reducing bead and ply scraps to the targeted value. Employee Sap updating. Quality checks for the tire manufacturing process. Verifying the traceability color codes are followed properly on the products manufactured. – more... Do the necessary maintenance activities in the machines when required. Ensuring that the machines are utilized properly for full efficiency. Ensuring the beads and plies are made as per the Apollo Quality Specifications. Check daily visual and dimensional audits for beads and plies. Ensuring the supply of the required raw materials for beads and plies. – less
Laboratory Technician (Current Employee), Houston, TX – August 2, 2013
Pros: soads, and breaks
Cons: hot air
A typical day at work is very wonderful I enjoy what I do, at my job I have learned how to work safe and fast and productive to get the job done. The hardest part about my job is currently at the moment the air is broken and its summer time. The heat index ranges anywhere from 90-105 and you feel every bit. The most enjoyable part of my job would out – more... a doubt would have to bee the breaks. We receive four breaks while on duty and I love it. The sodas also are 25cents each – less
Senior Consultant Field Service Engineer (Current Employee), Port Harcourt,Nigeria – July 25, 2013
Pros: free breakfast, lunch and dinner (off shore)
Cons: health insurance.
Check up the personnel and operation.Take sample of cuttings and run retort to get %age of oil on cuttings.Write and send daily report.Attend morning and evening meetings.Supervise those working with me. Always be on those working with me and assist them to get expected result. Carry them along in the scheme of things to get their maximum cooperation. Dedicated – more... and cooperative. When they need to wake me up from sleep during challenges . When everybody is alive to his reponssibilities and opeartion is going on smoothly. – less
treat employees like scum poor work to life ratio 12 hr days 7 days a weekend regardless if you don't have work you are not allowed to use vacation days mandated to work everyday with no exception favoritism is clearly evident through the motors department management is a joke
a typical day at work is preparing the mudpumps to be paint. that's how you learn how to paint. manager its nice because he let you learn practicing painting small stuff. and the environment its awsome everybody help eachother whith out asking.
CNC Machinist (Current Employee), Conroe, TX – July 3, 2013
Pros: all the over time makes for a large check
Cons: money isnt every thing
i am a family man, i have 2 great kids and a loving wife, working here has eliminated all my family time, i work 7 days a week 12 hours a day, we get paid for all the major holidays but still have to work them including Christmas. In the small amount of time i have been here i have watched well over 25 employees come and go due to the poor management – more... and working ethics.
Not recommended for any body to work at downhole in conroe. – less