Saudi Aramco Reviews

Updated 2 Jul 2020

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3.8
71%
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Saudi Aramco President and CEO Amin H. Nasser (no image)
Amin H. Nasser
193 Ratings
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  • "everyone (including the expats) are absolute nut jobs(in 78 reviews)

  • "You do your job and pass on your expertise to young Saudis(in 23 reviews)

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  1. "Chemicals Consultant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good Salary, and a challenging job

    Cons

    Mostly it is on Contract base,

  2. "It was fun"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Project Engineer 

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    Nice salary, no tax, new culture

    Cons

    Boring environment, no evolution prospects

  3. Helpful (2)

    "Secretary"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    I gained value and knowledge working for a good team

    Cons

    I was not always praised

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  4. "Officer of the Watch"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    They pay really good salary to their employees

    Cons

    There vessel is not in good condition

  5. "Great Company to work for"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    Opportuntiy to participate in major projects Yearly salary increase Excellent expatriate benefits

    Cons

    No management opportunities for expats

  6. "Business Analyst"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    It is a great place to work. I like the environment and the support I get from my management. They support creativity and new ideas.

    Cons

    As any company, you need to work super hard to prove your self.

  7. "Great corporation"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Saudi Aramco for less than a year

    Pros

    Learning resources, High benefits ,Friendly environment

    Cons

    High load of work

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Saudi Aramco work/life balance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Saudi Aramco full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good Salary and benefits, excellent for people willing to spend more time with family and looking for a stable job

    Cons

    Limited career progression and flexibility

  9. Helpful (2)

    "Engineer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Saudi Aramco full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Money, lifestyle, benefits, free medical

    Cons

    Management. Advancement. poor Communication. Autocracy

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  10. "Bureaucracy kills innovation"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good pay Elite place in KSA

    Cons

    Bureaucracy kills innovation You need to be presentable -- hardwork comes second

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