Petrofac Reviews

Updated May 7, 2021

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Petrofac Group Chief Executive Ayman Asfari
Ayman Asfari
345 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, competitive salary(in 34 reviews)

  • "Good opportunity in oil and gas(in 33 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long working hours and difficult conditions(in 33 reviews)

  • "A bit difficult for work-life balance due longer hours of working(in 26 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Great opportunities and experiences starting as a graduate

      Jan 16, 2021 - Project Controls Engineer 
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      Pros

      Great graduate program that helps to develop your skills in the beginning of your career

      Cons

      No major cons are observed

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Good company

      Mar 3, 2021 - Partner in San Francisco, CA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Work life balance is good

      Cons

      Low salary compared to market

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Work

      Dec 17, 2020 - Pumper/Lease Operator in Odessa, TX
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      Pros

      Great Workers And Great hours!

      Cons

      Poor management and no good benefits!

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      My reveiw

      Nov 27, 2020 - HVAC Engineer in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Petrofac is a very good company to work with

      Cons

      There is no cons for petrofac as it is is

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    5. 2.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      project engg roles

      Nov 3, 2020 - Project Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      salary, benefits, opportunity to learn, good bosses

      Cons

      high pressure, stressful, long working hours, no help from team

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Engineering Projects

      Aug 18, 2020 - Project Manager in Houston, TX
      Recommend
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      Pros

      healthcare benefits, convenient office location

      Cons

      lack of training, managed by a foreign entity

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    7. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Excellent work culture

      Oct 10, 2019 - Design Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good company and a decent salary

      Cons

      A stressful job and less growth

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    8. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      To Be Avoided By All Means

      Jan 12, 2019 - Senior Consultant in Houston, TX
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      Pros

      Pay and benefits are quite acceptable.

      Cons

      Individuals who have very poor people skills and who have no business managing people are promoted to leadership positions within the company and seem to be rewarded based upon their proven ability to bully employees.

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    9. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Politics, politics and some more politics

      Aug 20, 2019 - Manager 
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      Pros

      Friendly team members and excellent people to work with

      Cons

      Bad management, too many personal favors

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Company

      Jan 11, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Excellent management Good career progression Good jog security

      Cons

      Sometimes long working hours

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