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Petrofac Reviews

Updated Nov 18, 2019

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3.5
60%
Recommend to a Friend
83%
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Petrofac CEO Ayman Asfari
Ayman Asfari
248 Ratings
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  1. "Learning"

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    Former Employee - Project Engineer 

    I worked at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    Growth and learning is high due to many experts

    Cons

    slow down in business in oil industry

    Petrofac2019-10-03
  2. "Review"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Big company, big projects, big impact

    Cons

    Salaries not competitive, office politics

    Petrofac2019-10-28
  3. "Big exposure"

    StarStarStarStarStar
    Former Employee - Human Resources Manager 

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

    Pros

    Big exposure in a 7,000 employees company

    Cons

    Long working hours and low salaries

    Petrofac2019-09-13
  4. "used to be better"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    good start in oil and gas industry

    Cons

    slow progress specially in recent years

    Petrofac2018-09-14
  5. "INSTRUMENT ENGINEER"

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    Former Employee - Instrumentation and Control Engineer in Anyox, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Petrofac full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    People who like clearly defined roles and expectations often enjoy working at a and large company. you'll likely work for a single department and report to a designated person.

    Cons

    Those seeking flexibility may feel stifled or bored and prefer a smaller place where they can multiple hats.

    Advice to Management

    recognize honest ness

    Petrofac2018-06-22
  6. "Good org"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great benefits and compensation packages

    Cons

    long working hours and time keeping system

    Advice to Management

    Great going

    Petrofac2017-12-15
  7. "Worked as Lead piping Materail Engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Petrofac full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Its very nice to work within this company, you will have lot of opportunity to learn and grow within the organization

    Cons

    Family and Work pressure to be balance

    Advice to Management

    Kids education expenses must be considered and encourage to university students by considering there college fees. Encourage internal experience people for different position instead hiring outside managers

    Petrofac2017-12-12
  8. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Petrofac part-time

    Pros

    Good management team who are open to suggestions, friendly atmosphere and lots of space given to employees to be proactive and innovate.

    Cons

    Salaries need to be higher to retain employees. It would be a good idea to motivate them through extra benefits if salaries can't be increased.

    Advice to Management

    Be socially responsible and ensure your company contributes to the society it operates in. Corporate responsibility and good governance will help your company achieve huge goals

    Petrofac2015-11-19
  9. "A review after working for three years"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    Multinational A lot of opportunities Grow from within

    Cons

    Change takes time Salaries are not competitive Grow from within but big positions are acquired from big companies

    Petrofac2014-11-05
  10. "Star"

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    Former Employee - Safety Supervisor in Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Petrofac part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Part of The Faimily, Fast way to solve problem

    Cons

    Effort of Training,Set Scheduled

    Advice to Management

    Good Employees Leave as a Result

    Petrofac2019-11-17
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