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Updated March 31, 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. "good to work for"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Production Engineer in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Production Engineer in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at ADCO (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good to work for and you will have a lot of challenges

    Cons

    slow career process or move between departments


  2. "A company to stay away"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • 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

    I have been working at ADCO full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Working time, 7 am to 3 pm is quite convenient

    Cons

    1. Zero recognition, it means zero salary increase based on merits; 2. Remuneration package downgraded often at the will of management, you sign up at some conditions, next day they change them, period, take it or lave it; 3. No leadership, just bosses; 4. Low morale

    Advice to Management

    They believe they know it all


  3. "Great place to retire"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • 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


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  5. "Review about Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations"

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

    I have been working at ADCO full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    - Friendly Environment
    - HSE is a Top Priority

    Cons

    - No Career Paths for Expats.
    - Expats are treated differently than UAE Nationals.

    Advice to Management

    To treat all employees the same with regard to promotions and career paths. This will make the UAE national work harder and compete.


  6. "Good but not stable"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Enterprise company with benefits and work/life balance

    Cons

    No stability, no future for non locals

    Advice to Management

    Be fair and smart


  7. "SWIE"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SWIE in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - SWIE in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at ADCO full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    time flexi work ok people

    Cons

    other people mob skill other

    Advice to Management

    skill


  8. "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!


  9. "Accountant"

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    • 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.


  10. "Nice Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good company, respect from colleagues and friends

    Cons

    none really it was an amazing place


  11. "retirement home"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Accountant in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Accountant in Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at ADCO (More than a year)

    Pros

    work hours are very good

    Cons

    glass ceiling for expats no promotion realistic


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