Petrofac Employee Reviews about "long working hours"

Updated Oct 5, 2021

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Petrofac Group Chief Executive Ayman Asfari
Ayman Asfari
493 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good company and good working environment(in 52 reviews)

  • "Good Salary with annual cash & stock bonus(in 40 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Work-life balance is not good as you might be shifted worldwide at any time(in 52 reviews)

  • "Requires long working hours, including weekends(in 44 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Senior engineer

      Apr 24, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Opportunity to implement your ideas.

      Cons

      Extended working hours on demand

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good Workplace

      Oct 5, 2021 - Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good exposure, good management & good teams

      Cons

      Requires long working hours, including weekends

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    3. 2.0
      Former Employee

      Good working culture

      May 24, 2021 - Engineer in Mumbai
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Salary at time. Good Exposure to international project

      Cons

      1) Long working hours. 2) Company is not stable due to projects 3) Sudden layoff started when project is not come

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    4. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Get petrofac

      May 7, 2021 - Graduate Engineering Trainee GET in Chennai
      Recommend
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      Pros

      None , nothing to learn and the senior staff are more interested in getting the backlog work done than impart the slightest knowledge to groom

      Cons

      Low pay and extended working hours No job security due to improper planing by management while hire and depends on the oil and gas market conditions Not a learning experience, just dumped with mundane backlog work

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    5. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Process Engineer

      Mar 4, 2021 - Process Engineer in Chennai
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good Package, Deputation, Good learning

      Cons

      Long working hours, No work life/balance

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    6. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Fluctuating company policy

      Jan 16, 2021 - HSE Engineer in Chennai
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Tea break No other pro Only cons

      Cons

      Zero recognition to Indian employees and graduates Very less increment Salary cut They won't allow u to take holidays Extended working hours Politics If you want to take a leave you have to tell all the personal reason to manager

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    7. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      No support during Pandemic

      Dec 21, 2020 - Control and Instrumentation Engineer in Gurgaon, Haryana
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Learning is great, Freedom to work on subject never worked earlier, seniors are very supportive and act as a mentor, Juniors get chance to visit site and Vendor inspection site as well.

      Cons

      Low salary increment, eye on individual like a school environment , no extra curricular activities, long working hours

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Work Life Balance

      Dec 2, 2020 - Principal Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      1. Great chance to grow and work with units 2. Vertical Split and responsibilities 3. Chance to interact with Customer, Vendor, Licensor

      Cons

      1. Salary on lower side 2. Extended working hours

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Not Good but not bad also

      Oct 1, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      More to learn Friendly Environment Good managers

      Cons

      Unnecessary Pressure Late working Hours HR to be more proactive

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    10. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good to start a career with

      Mar 21, 2019 - Electrical Engineer in Mumbai
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good guidance and training Good career opportunity

      Cons

      Long working hours and no time frame to leave office

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