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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
1001 to 5000 employees
Unknown
Company - Public (OSH)
Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
$500 million to $1 billion (AUD) per year
Santos, Shell, Lundin Petroleum
Making money in Papua New Guinea is the hope of Oil Search, which holds stakes in that country's Gobe, Kutubu, and Moran oil fields. Established in 1929, the company expanded its Papua New Guinea-based operations through a merger with oil and gas and mineral ... Read more

Oil Search Reviews

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    "Petroleum Production Forecasting"

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    Current Employee - Petroleum Engineer in Sydney
    Current Employee - Petroleum Engineer in Sydney
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Flexibility, Work from Home, Salary, Beautiful City, Harbourside lifestyle

    Cons

    No other oil company in Sydney, no competition, high cost of living in Sydney

    Advice to Management

    Understand long term plan and stick to it so that the company and employees are clear on direction

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Oil Search Interviews

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    Senior Project Controls Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Brisbane
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at Oil Search (Brisbane) in August 2012.

    Interview

    Very quick turn around time, offer was with me within 5 days after first interview

    Interview Questions

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