Santos Reviews

Updated 3 Jan 2021

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3.9
72%
Recommend to a Friend
90%
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Santos Managing Director & CEO Kevin Gallagher
Kevin Gallagher
26 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good people and work environment(in 11 reviews)

  • "Great work environment, friendly people and supportive of employees(in 9 reviews)

Cons
  • "Senior management, frequent organisation restructures and redundancy cycles(in 7 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. "Technical Assistant"

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

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

    Pros

    Perfect and all are equally treated

    Cons

    Nothing and all are equally treated

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Great Development and Benefits in a Hard Working Environment"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Engineer in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Santos full-time

    Pros

    Great development opportunities with the ability to move around the company into different role and cover leadership positions during their absences. Significant responsibility and accountability placed on employees giving them the freedom to develop and implement ideas. Excellent benefits, such as 18 weeks paid parental leave (primary and partners)

    Cons

    Workaholic culture where employees put in far more than the 'expected' hours


  3. "Santos"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • 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

    Pros

    Good job experiences, freedom to make decisions

    Cons

    Technical staff numbers are lean, on limit of number of people to operate facilities

  4. Helpful (1)

    "IS Specialist"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Informations Specialist 

    I worked at Santos full-time

    Pros

    It was a great team Good salary

    Cons

    Not chances to stay as a permanent

  5. "Good company- could use more direct interaction with leaders"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Procurement Analyst 

    I worked at Santos full-time

    Pros

    Decent pay scheme and supportive work environment

    Cons

    Little opportunity for the expression of new ideas, leaders mostly interested in meeting short term goals

  6. "Santos in Adelaide"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Reservoir Engineer in Adelaide

    I have been working at Santos part-time

    Pros

    Good people and work environment

    Cons

    Senior management, frequent organisation restructures and redundancy cycles.

  7. "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.

  8. "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

  9. Helpful (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.

  10. "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

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