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  1. "Excellent work environment for Enterprise Application Development"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Applications Developer in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Senior Applications Developer in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Dynamic, diverse and very friendly work environment. Loved the experience.

    Cons

    career advancement opportunities are very less for expats

    Advice to Management

    They should value their employees


  2. "Great Company"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Module Lead in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Module Lead in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Dubai Customs full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    I've been working since 2007, and learned alot working within this enterprise... it is pleasure to work with this company.

    Cons

    Lacking in career path as well as monetary benefits are not revised very often... but it is not that they are not giving good salary


  3. "Work Environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Auditor in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Auditor in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Dubai Customs (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Good work timings, public holiday benefits, beneficial for Arab speaking people, work/life balance,friendly environment

    Cons

    Not good for career oriented people, not beneficial for long term employees in monetary terms, lack of appreciation from the management, very difficult to gain promotion because of the organization structure.

    Advice to Management

    Management must play active role in aligning the jobs with career path and the objectives of the organization.


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  5. "If there is one place I'd like to work for the rest of my life this would be it!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Former Employee - Project Coordinator in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Dubai Customs full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent Learning, Awesome Brand, Projects that impact people on a very large scale. Challenges that test your knowledge and high caliber colleagues. If you get a chance to work for DC, don't miss it!

    Cons

    Quite honestly, I cannot think of absolutely no hassle that I faced whilst working there.

    Advice to Management

    I did not know how awesome the team was till I moved to lesser companies


  6. "customs"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    - good place to work
    - structured environment

    Cons

    - little bit of government


  7. "Job dissatisfication"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Auditor in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Assistant Auditor in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    flexible timings, less pressurised job, maintaining work life balance,

    Cons

    no career advancement, no salary growth, no bonuses, lack of apperciation for any job done, lack of responsibilty from the management,

    Advice to Management

    Management needs to motivate their employees . The rules with regards to career advancement must be more favourable for the current employees. The management must also have direct interaction with their employees in order to understand the different ongoing situation.


  8. "Working as module lead"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Big dedicated team
    Mature operations and development precesses

    Cons

    A lot of unqualified team members as focus on low salary rate

    Advice to Management

    Hire few good people than hire then fire


  9. "Good for later in your career else no growth"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Dubai (United Arab Emirates)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Dubai Customs full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good working hours, stress-free environment, travel allowance, health for family

    Cons

    No growth for expats, no salary growth, poor career path

    Advice to Management

    Motivate your employees. Every small bit of appreciation counts.