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Saipem Reviews

Updated Oct 16, 2019

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3.5
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Saipem CEO Stefano Cao
Stefano Cao
139 Ratings
Pros
  • "pleasant work environment with enthusiastic, motivated and international colleagues(in 28 reviews)

  • "(in 19 reviews)

Cons
  • "Italian company, that only allows certain connected people grow to certain heights(in 43 reviews)

  • "(in 17 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome Company"

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    Former Employee - Project Engineer 

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

    Pros

    Friendly , Hi-Tech , Generous , Hardworking

    Cons

    Negligible compare to the advantages

    Saipem2019-08-04
  2. "Could have been better"

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    Former Employee - Project Specialist Lead 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good and challenging experience in large projects

    Cons

    Biased towards Italians. No Opportunities for other nationalities

    Saipem2019-09-16
  3. "Cost Controls Lead"

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    Former Employee - Lead Cost Engineer in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Saipem full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great learning opportunity, office in downtown Calgary

    Cons

    Unorganised and unplanned. Aggressive behaviour

    Saipem2018-12-18
  4. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Safety Coordinator in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Saipem full-time

    Pros

    great friendly people, good money

    Cons

    contract work, jobs don't last long

    Advice to Management

    keep up the good work

    Saipem2018-08-27
  5. "Procurement and Supply Chain Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Nice environment, can gain a lot of knowledge

    Cons

    Salary is not based on qualification and skills

    Advice to Management

    Salary should be based on qualification and skills not on the nationality

    Saipem2018-06-20
  6. "Good EPC experience"

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    Former Employee - Project Controls Manager in Calgary, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Well established EPC company with world wide exposure. Projects in all fields I.e. Oil and gas industry, chemical, construction, deep sea and more.

    Cons

    No project no work, so always on edge, except the core group of people who moved with the projects anywhere in the world

    Saipem2018-02-22
  7. "Materials Manager"

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    Former Employee - Materials Manager 

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

    Pros

    good compensation package, health benefits were good

    Cons

    No work life balance. If you work hard all work comes to you

    Saipem2018-02-17
  8. "Quality Control"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Decent Pay for a starter.

    Cons

    Too many politics at work.

    Saipem2018-03-03
  9. "Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Saipem full-time

    Pros

    work in multicultural environment with possibility to learn oj the job

    Cons

    Nothing particular to be outlined

    Advice to Management

    plan more training for workforce

    Saipem2017-10-27
  10. "Project Management"

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    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    very friendly environment, energetic managers

    Cons

    not very organised, not familiar with Canadian standards

    Saipem2017-09-05
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