1. "Just OK."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Saipem

    Pros

    Good on-the-job learning and career opportunities. Overseas opportunities. Can be flexible on timing. European culture - less patronizing. Pay is good but bonuses are pathetic. You get to work on big projects and I really mean BIG MEGA projects.

    Cons

    Progress depends on who are your bosses and if they can pull strings for you. Or whether they even want to. Some bosses do care for your development - and others are close to hopeless. HR management from Singapore side is horrible and inconsistent. Little done to identify and retain the high performers. Can result in substantial deadwood. Poor investment in human capital. Skilled and experienced locals may get overlooked for promotion in favour of less experienced French/Italian colleagues.

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  1. "Company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Instrument Tech in Africa, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    All good. Good bonus structure.

    Cons

    None. Got absolutely no complaints.

  2. "EPC worldwide contractor"

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

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

    Pros

    If you are open mind you have a lot of possibility to learn and improve

    Cons

    Always on the shell to receive a call to go to work in challenging countries

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