Santos Reviews

Updated 27 Feb 2020

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3.6
61%
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83%
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Santos Managing Director & CEO Kevin Gallagher
Kevin Gallagher
23 Ratings
Pros
  • "Challenging projects to execute and good people(in 10 reviews)

  • "good work life balance and the freedom to extend career learning(in 8 reviews)

Cons
  • "senior management just in for themselves, great if you are part of the gang(in 6 reviews)

  • "Many perks and social activities have been removed through the downturn and numerous rounds of redundancies have impacted morale in recent years(in 5 reviews)

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  1. "An amazing place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Santos full-time

    Pros

    Everyday is a new challenge

    Cons

    Most of employess are per projects, so there is not a permanent opportunity.

    Santos2020-02-05
  2. "Good company to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Superintendent 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Santos full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good work culture. Friendly people.

    Cons

    Too many changes in short period of time.

    Santos2020-02-27
  3. "Overall very happy"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Maintenance Planner in Adelaide
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Santos full-time

    Pros

    Good working environment, fair pay and diverse work fronts

    Cons

    Poor communication from senior management

    Santos2020-02-16
  4. "OK workplace"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Systems Analyst 

    I worked at Santos full-time

    Pros

    Good Team to work with

    Cons

    Management is in it for themselves

    Santos2020-01-05
  5. "Engineer"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Instrument Engineer 

    I worked at Santos full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Project Opportunities, FIFO, Training, Career Development

    Cons

    Politics, unhappy Tradies, clarity of role

    Santos2020-01-13
  6. "Not ideal but better than some others"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Prefer Not to Say 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Santos full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Empowered to do your job

    Cons

    Can get very political at times

    Santos2019-11-17
  7. "Na"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Project Engineer 

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

    Pros

    Nothing to say for now

    Cons

    Its limited to Australia opportunity

    Santos2019-10-02
  8. "-"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Manager in Adelaide
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Santos full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Salary Hours Location Strategy Fun

    Cons

    Competitive Bullying Workload Etc Etc

    Continue reading
    Santos2019-06-30
  9. "Operations Analyst"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Readiness Analyst in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Santos full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Family orientated culture with high focus on safety

    Cons

    Low business management and lack of unified direction

    Continue reading
    Santos2019-06-25
  10. "Excellent Learning Experience"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Process Engineer in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Santos full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great experience, some excellent mentors

    Cons

    Industry challenges led to tough decisions

    Santos2019-05-21
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