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ADCO Reviews

Updated March 3, 2017
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  • No career growth at all, Constant threat of lay off due to emiritization policy of the company (in 3 reviews)

  • No job security and required upgrade in my carrier (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to retire"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Technology Professional in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Technology Professional in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)

    I worked at ADCO (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good benefits
    Secure job
    Friendly environment
    Work-life balance

    Cons

    Boring work which stagnates your career if you are not careful
    Emiratization

    Advice to Management

    Think about the expatriates like you do about UAE nationals


  2. "Good company, bad culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    Good salaries, lots of opportunities, good welfare system

    Cons

    Toxic politics, slow development, hierarchical

    Advice to Management

    Become a 21st century company - you need to have 21st century values!


  3. "Accountant"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accountant in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Accountant in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at ADCO full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Experience with dealing with several departments in the organization. High potential for growth with the largest OIl & Gas in the UAE. Very good compensation packages.

    Cons

    Working in a remote location.

    Advice to Management

    A very well organized corporation.


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  5. "Senior Mechanical Foreman"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends

    I have been working at ADCO full-time

    Pros

    Team work and job satisfaction

    Cons

    No job security and required upgrade in my carrier


  6. "Drilling Supervisor"

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    Current Contractor - Drilling Supervisor in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Contractor - Drilling Supervisor in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)

    I have been working at ADCO as a contractor (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Need to be exposed more to more job conditions and people of other culture.

    Cons

    Language barrier and ethics of the people

    Advice to Management

    Give orientation to new employees


  7. "Job review"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Executive in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Supply Chain Executive in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at ADCO (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good working environment, employees are kind. High potential for knowledge transfer.

    Cons

    High rate of employee termination

    Advice to Management

    Nothing to advise the management


  8. "Snr Business Planning Coordinator"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    Pros

    Able to experience a diverse multi-cultural backgrounds of environment

    Cons

    As a foreigner, you are more likely to have less chances of promotion.

    Advice to Management

    nothing.


  9. "Great company"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Performance and Strategy Advisor in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Senior Performance and Strategy Advisor in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ADCO (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Multispectral, options to move to fields or city, options to forward your career with different assets and functions every two years, working hours, pay.

    Cons

    Nothing worth mentioning, its great so far

    Advice to Management

    Hire more youth leaders


  10. "operation foreman"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)

    Pros

    I like my company and it is a good organization

    Cons

    it is good to work with my existing company


  11. "Senior Electrical & Instrumental Engineer"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    good company have available chance

    Cons

    good company, good services, the best

    Advice to Management

    quality
    time control
    cost control
    risk solution



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