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1 Total Exploration and Production Qatar Department of Human Resources Al Fardan Tower, 61 Al Funduq street, West Bay P.O.Box 9803, Doha, QatarDoha Qatar, Qatar Review updated:

On Wednesday, June 24, 2015 4:02 AM, Total Exploration Production Qatar wrote: Total Exploration and Production Qatar Department of Human Resources Al Fardan Tower, 61 Al Funduq street, West Bay P.O.Box 9803, Doha, Qatar JOB VACANCY NOTIFICATION This is to inform you that we have many job opportunities in Total Exploration and production Qatar; the management has decided to fill up all the positions with foreign international reputable and experienced applicants. Total Exploration and production values integrity, trust, diversity and ingenuity as a company and in our employees. In Qatar, Total Exploration and production hires full-time employees with education and experienced. Available Positions: Production Manager Operation Manager Project Manager Procurement Manager Maintenance Manager Maintenance Engineer Safety Manager Safety Supervisor Rig Manager Rig Supervisor Risk Manager Procurement Officer Medical Officers Head of Administration Plant Operators Electrical Supervisor Mechanical Architect Structural Engineer Accounts Supervisor Head, Legal and litigation Drilling Managers Vessel Captains Vessel Engineer Able seamen Electrical Engineer System Engineer Computer Engineer If you are interested kindly Contact and send your CV/Resume to: or We are looking forward to your response. Best Regards Dr. Joseph Nathan, Human Resources Manager Total Exploration and production Qatar. Total Exploration and Production Qatar Department of Human Resources Al Fardan Tower, 61 Al Funduq street, West Bay P.O.Box 9803, Doha, Qatar OFFER OF EMPLOYMENT After evaluation of your application by the screening and selection panel at our Headquarters, I am pleased to inform you that your application has been approved and you have been offered employment in our reputable company here in Qatar. Please find attached your Employment/Contract Letter. Note that your completed and endorsed contract letter should be returned within 48 hours if terms and conditions of the Employment are acceptable to you. You are required to acknowledge receipt of this email and the attached contract letter. Carolina Pretzel, Dep. Vice President Human Resources, Communications and CSR at TOTAL E&P QATAR.

Oct 22, 2015
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  • Go
      10th of Apr, 2016
    +1 Votes

    Total Exploration and Production Qatar
    Department of Human Resources
    Al Fardan Tower, 61 Al Funduq street, West Bay
    P.O.Box 9803, Doha, Qatar

    Dear Prospective Employee,

    This is to inform you with gratitude that we have received your resume/CV and we are pleased with your qualifications and Experiences. Due to low voice quality in telephone interviews and communication problems, we have deemed it necessary for the interview
    to be conducted online to avoid inadequacies. Answer the questions on the attached interview form, sign and send back to us via email. Attached is our Online Interview

    Application form, kindly fill in your personal information and answer the questions precisely and correctly submit the Online Interview Application Form as soon as possible (NOT MORE THAN 48 HOURS).

    You will only be contacted if we are satisfied with the online interview questions/answers and your identification documents verified via the respective authorities. Please send the filled interview form, your certificates and a copy of your international passport to us via email attachment.

    Thank you for your cooperation.


    Dr. Ahmed Abdullah,
    Dep. Vice President Human Resources,
    Communications and CSR at TOTAL E&P QATAR.

  • Vr
      11th of Apr, 2016
    +1 Votes

    yes true scam messages, i have received last July, 2015 the same & much more.

  • Sa
      5th of Apr, 2018
    +1 Votes

    Total Exploration and Production
    AlFardan Tower, 61 Al Funduq Street
    West Bay
    P.O. Box 9803, Doha, Qatar.
    Fax +97444980792
    Date: 5th April 2018
    Attention: Sahed Ali Khan,
    TOTAL E&P QATAR a corporation registered in Qatar with International Oil and Gas interest herein after referred to as "Employer", the undersigned, …… Print full names……………………………… Herein referred to as “Employee” in consideration of mutual promises made as follows:
    ARTICLE 1. EMPLOYMENT Acceptance of Employment Section 1.01. Employer hereby employs employee and employee hereby accepts employment with employer as PLANT & EQUIPMENT SUPERVISOR. Employment Section 1.02.The employment period will commence from 5th May 2018 or as agreed, for duration of 60 months after which employment shall cease or be renewed for further 5 years or as to be mutually agreed.
    ARTICLE 2. DUTIES OF EMPLOYEE Position, Description as PLANT & EQUIPMENT SUPERVISOR with duties and functions as it applies to your position and any other duty that will bring positive change in Total E&P Qatar.
    Time and Attention Section 2.02. Employee agrees to devote all of his time, attention and energy to the performance of employee's duties in pursuant to this agreement, and shall perform such duties to the best of employee's ability.

    Adherence to Rules Section 2.03. Employee's at all times during the performance of this Agreement shall strictly adhere to and obey all the rules and regulations now in effect or as subsequently modified or enacted by employer, to govern the conduct of employees.
    Satisfactory Performance of Duties Section 2.04. The employment shall continue only as long as the services rendered by employee are satisfactory to Employer, notwithstanding any other provision contained in this agreement. Employer shall be the judge as to whether the services of employee are satisfactory.
    Obligations to Third Parties Section 2.05. Employee warrants and represents that employee has the ability to enter into this agreement, that entering into and performing under this Agreement will not violate Employee's agreement with any third party, and that there Exist no restrictions or obligations to any third parties which will restrict Employee's performance of duties under this Agreement
    (A) TOTAL E&P QATAR shall pay to employee the sum of $5, 400.00 (Five, Thousand, Four Hundred United States Dollars only) monthly basic salary, or equivalent depending on employee's home country and currency preference.
    (b) TOTAL E&P QATAR shall pay employee for the services rendered under this agreement by cheque as the case may be presented on a monthly basis Quality single or family housing shall be provided by TOTAL E&P QATAR or in the alternative the sum of $2, 900.00 Dollars per month shall be paid to you as Housing Allowance.
    (c) The sum of $2, 550.00 Dollars shall be paid to you for personal effects shipment and excess baggage allowance.
    (d) TOTAL E&P QATAR shall provide you access to some of the finest social and recreational facilities in Qatar.

    (e ) TOTAL E&P QATAR will provide the employee with comprehensive health care for the terms of contract and follow-on care for injuries suffered during the term of contract for employer and family.
    (f) The sum of $2, 380.00 Dollars per month shall be paid to you as Educational Assistance Benefit with family status contracts.
    (g) A $2, 500.00 Dollars flat rate travel / entertainment allowance shall be paid by your employer for each international trip. Travel shall be by business / first class. However for the purpose of commencement, the cost of travel ticket shall be paid in addition to travel / entertainment allowance. Cost shall be substantiated and shall be the rate charged at the period / time of employees. Travel ticket including that of employees’ family only on employees’ early notification to employer and as shall be requested by employee. Employee shall also be entitled to maximum security including members of the state security service in housing community.

    ARTICLE 4. MOVING EXPENSE The employee will be reimbursed (paid back) by the employer for reasonable moving expense incurred only as a result of relocation or early termination of leases, storage charges: procurement of travel documents, immunization, work permit etc. Reimbursements shall be paid not more than fourteen (14) working days from submission of report / and receipt as proof of payments. The company has made this policy in order to avoid unnecessary financial losses caused by prospective employees because after paying for the employees’ work permits and employment visa, they cancel the employment offer due to the health reasons, family reasons, or a better offer from another company thereby, putting the company at loss.
    ARTICLE 5.: HOURS/DAYS OF WORK 28/28 ROTATIONAL BASIS, Your normal hours/days of work will be as follows 28 days on and 28 days off Sunday – Thursday, 7.30am – 4.30pm inclusive of public holidays. You shall be required to work such additional hours at such times as are reasonably necessary for the performance of your duties and will be entitled to receive any additional remuneration for work performed outside your normal hours.

    ARTICLE 6. JOB TITLE The job title does not define or limit the work which you are employed to do and you may be required to do any work within your capacity which your employer from time to time requires including transfer between departments and work for your employers subsidiary, holding and other associated companies.
    ARTICLE 7. PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: Your employment is to continue until terminated by notice or under your employer’s disciplinary procedures.
    ARTICLE 8. MOBILIZATION: The first one (1) months’ salary shall be paid in advance before you embark on your journey to assume duty. This is to enable you settle all domestic needs before travel. All payment of salary after assumption of duty in Qatar can only be 75% paid into your foreign / offshore bank account to be provided by you with the remaining 25% paid locally in Qatar. This is in line with the Qatar Expatriate Financial Statutory Laws. Expatriate shall also be liable to pay 2% of salary as withholding tax to the relevant authority in Qatar.
    ARTICLE 9. HOLIDAYS Employee shall be entitled to paid vacation of 4 weeks. Although vacations will be granted at times requested by Employee, Employer reserves the right to determine or approve the vacation time. Employee shall not be able to accrue any vacation time in any year until the vacation time for the period year has been fully used. You will be paid your usual remuneration on the usual dates of payment and shall be entitled to a separate holiday/vacation payment of the sum of $3, 400.00 Dollars.
    Contract is subject to a probation period of 3 months, the probation period will be performance based, the contract will run to fullness only if mutually satisfied with performance and working environment. If mutually unsatisfied with working environments or working performance, we will give an additional equivalent of 3 months compensation pay. In the event of termination of employment, Employee shall be entitled to compensation accrued and earned prior to the date of termination including the date of termination, other than as may be provided herein to the Contrary. Employee shall be entitled to no further compensation following such date of termination.
    a. All records of the accounts of employer, of any nature, whether existing at the time of employee's employment, procured through efforts of employee or obtained by employee's employment from any other source, and whether prepared by employee or otherwise, shall be the exclusive property of employer regardless of who actually purchased the original book, record or magnetic storage unit on which such information is recorded.
    b. All such books and records shall be immediately returned to Employer by Employee on termination of employment, whether or not any dispute exists between Employer and Employee at, regarding and/or following the termination of employment.
    c. During the term of employment under this Agreement, Employee will have access to and become acquainted with various trade secrets, consisting of formulas, programs, patterns, devices, inventions, processes, compilation of data and information, records, and specifications, all of which are owned by Employer.
    d. All files, records, documents, drawings, specifications, programs, equipment and similar items relating to the business of Employer, whether they are prepared by Employer or by Employee, or come into Employee's possession in any other way and whether or not they contain or constitute trade secrets owned by Employer, are and shall remain exclusive property of Employer and shall not be removed from the premises of Employer under any circumstances whatsoever without the prior written consent of Employer .
    e. Employee promises and agrees that Employee shall not misuse, misappropriate, give, sell, furnish nor disclose, whether for consideration or for no consideration, and whether or not during or following his/her employment with Employer, or at any other time thereafter, any trade secrets described herein, directly or indirectly or use them in any way or manner, for his/her own benefit or the benefit of others, except as required in the course or scope of Employee's employment with Employer. Employee agrees and promises not to make known to other person, firm, or corporation, the names, addresses or any other information of any of Employer's customers or vendors, or call on, solicit, or take away any of the customers of Employee called on or with whom Employee became acquainted with during his or her employment herein.
    f. Employee agrees that the use or dissemination of any trade secrets as described above, whether by Employee or by any other person or entity, constitutes unfair trade practices. Employee agrees not to employ unfair trade practices whether during the time of his employment or anytime thereafter.

    Any notices to be given by either party to the other may be effected either by personal delivery in writing or by mail, registered and certified, postage prepaid with return receipt requested. Mailed notices shall be addressed to the parties at their last known addresses as appearing on the books of the employer.
    In the event that the Employee cannot perform the duties because of illness or incapacity for a period of more than four weeks, the compensation otherwise due during said illness or incapacity will be reduced by 20 percent. The Employee’s full compensation will be reinstated upon return to work. However, if the Employee is absent from work for any reason for a continuous period of over three months, the company may terminate the Employee's employment, and the Company's obligations under this agreement will cease on that date.

    Depending on the specific payroll, the employee receives either a company funded retirement plan, a company matched savings plan and a range of insurance plan options, or an annual cash payment equal to 17% - 19% of annual base salary that allows the employee flexibility to make his own insurance and saving decisions, in addition to specific benefits provided by TOTAL E&P QATAR.
    Without cause, the TOTAL E&P QATAR may terminate this agreement at any time upon 30 days' written notice to the Employee. If the Company Requests, the Employee will continue to perform his/her duties and may be paid his/her regular salary up to the date of termination. In addition, the Company will pay the Employee on the date of the termination a severance allowance of $125, 000.00 Dollars. Also without cause, the Employee may terminate employment upon 30 days' written notice to the Company. Employee may be required to perform his or her duties and will be paid the regular salary to date of termination but shall not receive severance allowance. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in this agreement, the company may terminate the Employee's employment upon 30 days' notice to the Employee should any of the following events occur;
    (a) The sale of substantially all of the Company's assets to a single purchaser or group of associated purchasers;
    (b) The Company's decision to terminate its business and liquidate its assets;
    (c) The merger or consolidation of the Company with another company.
    (d) Bankruptcy or chapter 11 reorganization.

    Job location will be at TOTAL E&P QATAR, the contract shall be a full-time contract; this is with effect from 5th May 2018 when the employee / expatriate assumes duty in Qatar.
    ARTICLE 17. LAW GOVERNING AGREEMENT This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Qatar.


    Yours Sincerely,
    Project Coordinator

    I have read, understood and accepted the conditions.
    Full Name: ...
    Signature: ...
    Date: ...

  • Vi
      1st of May, 2018
    0 Votes

    @Sahed Ali khan I too recieved a similar letter for post of Assistant Driller. I would like to contact you if possible. Please give your facebook ID username so that we can have a talk.

  • Is
      9th of Jul, 2018
    0 Votes

    @Vinay Nagulavancha I've received same letter just few days ago, I would like to know what did you find out about this?

  • Ma
      19th of Aug, 2018
    0 Votes

    @Isabel Barragan me too and i send them the signed contract is there any problem with that

  • Kh
      3rd of Sep, 2018
    +2 Votes

    Me too I've received this contract, afetr i send mail to Immigration expert & Attorney for Visa he reply ant send me same letter for prepare a visa but he told me must to payment 1720$ for Labour permit invoice I think ther is piracy (piratage). It was a fact why it was not an interview befor.

  • Ab
      27th of Sep, 2018
    0 Votes

    Hi everybody,
    I've received same letter yesterday!
    no contact! no maintenance! an ambiguous contract!
    it's scam

  • Ch
      15th of Nov, 2018
    0 Votes

    Hi everyone,

    I received same letter last night. There monthly basic salary is 18, 400 USD which is amsuing, why there is no interview beore.

    Watch out for this scam.

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