Saudi Aramco Employee Reviews about "work environment"

Updated 10 Nov 2020

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Saudi Aramco President and CEO Amin H. Nasser (no image)
Amin H. Nasser
320 Ratings
Pros
  • "Learning more about the work environment(in 66 reviews)

  • "The work environment is outstanding, with work/life balance unlike any other company I know(in 53 reviews)

Cons
  • "Sometimes very difficult to negotiate with Management as we had the Company (Saudi Nationals and some expats, some Americans) to deal with(in 25 reviews)

  • "lack of professional development (for non Saudis)(in 25 reviews)

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  1. "COOP Training"

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

    I worked at Saudi Aramco for less than a year

    Pros

    - Hands on experience - Interacting with employees - Learning more about the work environment

    Cons

    - Extremely different than the college setting we're used to

  2. "Saudi Aramco"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineer in Dhahran
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    Development Work environment Excellent payment

    Cons

    Stress sometimes Middle management are not competent


  3. "Good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Engineer 

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    The salary is considered good compared to others.

    Cons

    Work environment is not healthy which depends on the department and its management

  4. "Coop student review"

    4.0
    Former Intern - Coop Student in Dammam

    I worked at Saudi Aramco

    Pros

    High salary, good intern program

    Cons

    The work environment is not that good

  5. "Fantastic place to work and live"

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

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    The work environment is outstanding, with work/life balance unlike any other company I know. Diverse workforce from all over the world, challenging and rewarding career path, excellent employee training.

    Cons

    This is a huge global company with over 70,000 employees worldwide, so management hierarchy still exists to control approvals which can sometimes be a little slow.

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  6. "It's a place to make money, not build a career."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Engineer in Khobar
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Saudi Aramco full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work environment is chill. Money is good. Benefits are amazing.

    Cons

    If you're career driven, or just want to do a decent job, it's not for you.

  7. "Average Interview"

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

    I worked at Saudi Aramco full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Providing a commitment environment to work with . Also, it provides a suitable salary and many other beneficials.

    Cons

    Once you have the job and assigned in a specific department , it will be very hard to move from it.

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  8. "Great company"

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

    I have been working at Saudi Aramco full-time

    Pros

    Excellent working environment and among the best

    Cons

    None really that is a major

  9. Helpful (1)

    "Not so good"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Benefits, appreciation and over time pay

    Cons

    Not very professional work environment, incurrence was disaster

  10. "HSE Engineer -JASARA PMC"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - HSE Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Good work environment, good management system

    Cons

    Salaries are not very high

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