Topics regarding layoffs at Saudi Aramco

Topics regarding layoffs at Saudi Aramco

Surplussed Today

It was something that I’ve dreaded for several years now and it has finally happened. It is a stress-relieving event for me. This is no longer the company of choice. It is common knowledge that those expats on the older pay and benefits plan are... —  read more 

Aviation (JHAH 2.0)

Things have gone from bad to worse. Our mechanics and ground support crews, consisting of Saudis and Filipinos, went on strike this month due to not being paid in four months - one vendor paid up and the other still has not. Their company is... —  read more 

Enjoy every day

If you worked for Aramco, you had a lot of opportunities to travel before Covid age, to get some money to pass without issues this time, to knew a different culture that soon will no longer exist, I mean the compound life. So if you leave and you are... —  read more 

No Significant Layoffs

Nothing is really going on in KSA other than targeted (minor) layoffs of US expats on the older, more lucrative pay & benefits package. The Company is on a hiring campaign to replace and supplement the existing workforce with newer expats that will... —  read more 

Aramco is great.

Just logged onto to this and see the multiple negative comments, a few requests from people looking for jobs and wondering about all the negativity, and to be fair a few comments from employees giving balanced views. Here are my thoughts from a 30... —  read more 

Contamination & Cancer

We are hesitant to go there we watched a video talks about someone being fired after their kid got Ewing sarcoma or Langerhans cell histiocytosis from "environmental" agents in Dhahran. Apparently there are several cases not random. Any information?... —  read more 

Layoff package for US Expats

Anyone care to share what what the package is like? It's not in the HR manual anymore. Is it a month of your Base for every year of service or half a month? Can someone also confirm that this is completely separate from the RIP? Regards,

Hiring and firing?

I’m being offered a position with downstream Technical Support Division. Anyone know if this a good place to be? I’m also hesitant to accept and unable to comprehend how can Aramco be hiring and firing at the same time. I’m told that they are... —  read more 

Is it really so?

That those who work hard and have good skills are hard to replace in SA as someone says? I know a person that every company would like to have, a great expert from whom many had much to learn, but he is no longer there. They got rid of him very... —  read more 

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