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Targa Reviews

Updated 2 August 2014
Updated 2 August 2014
7 Reviews

3.8
7 Reviews
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  1.  

    Technician

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Goog for all people

    Cons

    Bad good people management ok

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Negative Outlook
  2.  

    A wonderful experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Engineering Intern  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Engineering Intern in Houston, TX (US)

    Pros

    Very reasonable and openly communicative company to work for.

    Cons

    There are no cons to working for this company, these are very good people to work for and work with. Everyone gets along with each other and everyone gets their job done.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3. 3 people found this helpful  

    OK Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Analyst  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Analyst in Houston, TX (US)

    Pros

    Middle management personnel were very insightful and would often go the extra mile to help.
    Strong group of young analysts who challenge each other and existing, antiquated processes
    Office environment fairly laid back

    Cons

    Analyst Program not really what I was lead to believe it would be
    Very few actual mentors that can bridge the gap from analysts to managers
    Few meaningful opportunities exist that offer cross functional training opportunities

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Define what the Analyst Program is really designed to accomplish. Don't mislead potential recruits by spinning it as something that it isn't.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5. 2 people found this helpful  

    Not great but not bad

    Former Employee - Accountant  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Former Employee - Accountant in Houston, TX (US)

    Pros

    You will learn a lot as this is a very lean company as far as staffing goes intentionally. It allows for people to get a lot of exposure to different areas very early.

    Cons

    Some of the managers are not in tune with the younger employees they are bringing in. Some managers are certainly better than others for certain, but there are managers who treat younger employees as worker bees to give them information so that they can take all the credit for it and not give credit to those responsible for finding and compiling it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Start moving out your older managers. They discourage younger people from coming and staying as they are highly resistant to changes that could be positive if they could require them to change the way they do things. Don't let managers be inefficient because its comfortable.

    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Corporate

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX (US)

    Pros

    - In the short amount of time I have been here everyone that I have worked with or meet has a high regard for ethics and friendliness.
    - Company is always growing
    - You are not a number here.

    Cons

    - Company is a little understaffed right now.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7. 2 people found this helpful  

    Good Company, good people, still exploring the new way to develop

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Accounting Analyst  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Accounting Analyst in Houston, TX (US)

    Pros

    Great people to work with, fair compensation

    Cons

    The new analyst development program needs to be more organized. Inter-department should have more communication.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. 2 people found this helpful  

    People are not that great-

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX (US)

    Pros

    Small company so plenty of opportunites to learn.

    Cons

    People hoard knowledge and work. Culture is under developed and carries a lot of bitternes from their dynegy days.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Focus on teambuilding and less on finger pointing. Help people work together instead of against each other.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

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