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Great place to work.
ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN (Current Employee), Converse, TXJune 24, 2014
Company takes care of employees and is always looking for ways to better benefits and make sure employees happy.
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To much responsibility for the money
Night Dispatcher (Current Employee), Smithfield, PAMay 6, 2014
Good stable company, But you have no time for yourself and the money is far from desirable,
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If your Good Old Boy You move up.
Equipment Operator (Former Employee), Beebe, ARApril 24, 2014
Pros: pay
Cons: supervisors/ mgmt.
Typical Oilfield Jobs. Hard work, long hours. Decent pay if you figure it on 60-80 hour work weeks. MGT up and down. Typical Preach Safety, but don't dare let it affect job completion.
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Sinking ship!! everything has changed poor, poor, poor managment
Frac Operator Lv3 (Current Employee), Williston, NDMarch 14, 2014
Pros: none now!!
Cons: poor management and bad schedule..
Has gone way down hill with changing pay and taking bonuses away. Now they are changing schedule to 16 on 5 off.. Management has really messed up ND district.. They think they can hire locals paying $14.5hr to start!! LMAO.. Walmart pays 20+.. You dont like the schedule leave, they dont care how many experienced hands they lose.. They also cant figure – more... out why they are having more injuries with all the experience gone!! Just a matter of time before they blow someone or several up.. – less
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Fine
Maintenance Tech (Former Employee), Beebe, ARJanuary 6, 2014
Pros: pay
Cons: hours
Great better than McDonalds, supervisor and technician training was poor.
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Great money
Electronics Technician (Former Employee), PennsylvaniaNovember 30, 2013
A company that definitely pays very well but at great cost to the employee. There was no schedule or rotation to speak of and an atmosphere of "work until you drop" was the norm.
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Productive work environment
Operator III (Former Employee), Mount Morris, PASeptember 13, 2013
Get equipment to well sites efficiently, rig up and rig down, fallow safety guidelines.
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I liked this job
Crew leader (Former Employee), Smithfield, PAAugust 7, 2013
This is the gas and oil field. There was something to learn everyday. While being a very physical job is was quite fascinating. The hours were 3 weeks in a hotel and one week off a month going from days to nights 15 to 20 hours a day. Although the hours and the job were very difficult I liked the fact that I was learning something new everyday as the – more... oilfield changed. I really liked that I advanced rather quickly through hard work. I liked this job. – less
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Family oriented
Supervisor I (Former Employee), Philipsburg, PAJune 26, 2013
Not the best pay but decent company to work for. There was some favortism by a few but most of the employees are hard workers.
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Productive and Fun
Supervisor/District Trainer (Former Employee), Grand Junction, COMay 14, 2013
I love my job. I enjoy the people that I work with. I don't mind being out of town. Two weeks on and two weeks off. I've learned everything to know about Fracing. And I enjoy it. The company I work at now is cutting everything back. And have lost a lot of there work. I need something more stable. I'm the motivator at Calfrac. And as sad as it makes – more... me to leave I feel like its time to move on. – less
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Fun place to work, great family time, everyone was treated equally
District Driver Trainer (Former Employee), Grand Junction, CoApril 8, 2013
Pros: everything
Cons: getting laid off
I really enjoyed working at Calfrac. They helped me obtain the certifications and would have helped me get more certifications for the betterment of the company and myself. It was an awesome, trusting working atmosphere
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Good Schedule But Horrible Management
Frac Operator 3 (Chem Operator) (Current Employee), Williston, NDApril 2, 2013
Pros: schedule
Cons: management structure
Nice two week on two week off Schedule but horrible management system and very poor operations control and procedures. Very little care of employees personal well being.
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Great place to start out at!
Operator 1 (Current Employee), Williston, NDJanuary 14, 2013
Pros: two weeks off
Cons: low hourly pay
Great place to work love the work and their training! Sadly changed the pay to hourly and everyone took a 30k a year pay cut!
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Has been a good experience but Im concerned about where the company is going.
Frac Hand / Level 3 Operator (Current Employee), Platteville, COJanuary 3, 2013
I enjoyed working for Calfrac for the last year and a half, but lately the company has slowed down quite a bit. Calfrac is also changing its pay structure to hourly, as opposed to a salary with frac bonus's. This really takes out the oppertunitty to make good money. Im confident that the change is going to drop my yearly income 10 to 15 grand a year.
Alot – more... of the time I feel the pump hands are standing around in the yard with no direction after all the pump maintence is done. – less
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Good pay when they are working
Field Supervisor (Current Employee), Grand Junction, CODecember 6, 2012
Cons: not enough work
Good pay when they have work. Mangement could be better. Good benenfits.
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Great Money Lots of Travel
Frac Operator (Current Employee), Grand Junction, COApril 19, 2012
Pros: great pay
Cons: not at home alot
Calfrac is a great place to work. It offers excellent pay and benefits and lots of travel if you're looking to see some of the colder states. 3 weeks on and 2 weeks off.schedule.
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great work mates
Mobile Service Mechanic (Current Employee), Calgary, ABSeptember 9, 2014
get to go to location see the country, work on various fracking equipment. Great people to work with
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Great place to start an oil field career
Coil Tubing Operator III (Lead Hand) (Current Employee), Red Deer, ABMay 26, 2014
Company takes good care of employees. Great benefits, compensation structure, great place for new to oil field workers. Good training, typically a good working environment.

Company schedules and pays for all flights and accommodation while on shift.
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Excellent work environment
Service Desk Technician (Former Employee), Calgary, ABMay 7, 2014
despite being without direct management for a period of 6 months
it was an absolute pleasure to work at Calfrac.

The people really make this company
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Great place to work
Financial Accountant (Current Employee), Calgary, AlbertaJanuary 7, 2014
I enjoy working here, my colleagues are great! I've had great mentors in the past and have learned a lot.

About Calfrac Well Services

Since 1999, Calfrac has grown from a four person company to a leading oilfield service provider with over 3000 employees worldwide. – Read more

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