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Petrofac Reviews

Updated Aug 10, 2019

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Petrofac CEO Ayman Asfari
Ayman Asfari
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  1. Featured Review
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    "Wonderful Time Working"

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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends

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

    Pros

    The Best Part Of First Job Immediately After Your Graduation Will be Your Innocent Ignorance of the Fact that Your Seemingly Simple Ideas Have the Power to Change the Company's Future. I Have Been Blessed to have had Opportunity to Embrace that Feeling by Having the Best Of Opportunities a Person Can Get to Explore the World Of Engineering and a Corporate Atmosphere by Working With the Most Of the Disciplines here at...

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    Cons

    Work Life Balance is Little Off

    Petrofac2019-05-09
  2. "Hvac"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    I know the reputation of petrofac

    Cons

    Some of my friends have good work experiance with petrofac

    Petrofac2019-08-03
  3. "Senior Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    Job satisfaction for sure is there

    Cons

    Hectic life and work pressure

    Petrofac2019-07-03
  4. "The perfect Petrofac"

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    Current Employee - Planning Engineer in Chennai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Petrofac full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The manager are super friendly and had a cognitive environment.

    Cons

    The privilege of contract workers are lesser than permanent staffs

    Petrofac2019-05-30
  5. "great work experience, not a lifetime company"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    good opportunity and work experience for fresh graduate

    Cons

    difficulty in career advance, as you must know the right people to get ahead

    Petrofac2019-05-29
  6. "Project Control Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    A very professional company to work with.

    Cons

    There are no down sides working with Petrofac. It's always a win win situation.

    Advice to Management

    None

    Petrofac2019-04-30
  7. "Senior engineer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    Opportunity to implement your ideas.

    Cons

    Extended working hours on demand

    Petrofac2019-04-24
  8. "Feed back"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Petrofac full-time

    Pros

    Great culture to work in.

    Cons

    None as such. Great place to be

    Petrofac2019-04-09
  9. "Good to start a career with"

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    Former Employee - Electrical Engineer in Mumbai
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good guidance and training Good career opportunity

    Cons

    Long working hours and no time frame to leave office

    Petrofac2019-03-21
  10. "Good company to rise professionally if one can completely compromise on the work-life balance"

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    Former Employee - Senior Design Engineer in Mumbai
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    1. Good and very cordial colleagues and seniors. 2. Roles offered are quite challenging due to fast track project executions. Professional growth is better than other organisations. 3. There's no hierarchy for discussing issues, which helps in good recognition within and outside the project team. 4. It's relatively easier to get short term / medium term overseas visits at Sharjah office and vendor's location for those...

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    Cons

    1. Negligible to nil work-life balance due to long working hours since more responsibilities are handled by small team on most of the projects and due to fast paced project execution. 2. The compensation offered few years back was close to the industry standards, however it has deteriorated considerably. In 2019, the appraisals offered were much higher than the the previous years to match the industry standards but the...

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    Advice to Management

    Management is highly focussed on improving profitability of the organisation, resulting in the long working hours and negligible work-life balance. They need to consider employees as humans and work towards improving the work-life balance. Alternatively, the compensation needs be raised much higher than the industry standards if the work-life balance cannot be improved. This will help in the new employees taking an informed...

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    Petrofac2019-03-24
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