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Working at PDO

Our people are our main asset and PDO aims to be a first-class employer of choice. Our success depends on attracting and retaining the best staff and that means ensuring they work in a safe, healthy, friendly, rewarding and positive environment.

In order to maintain our position as one of the most attractive employers in Oman, PDO strives to ensure members of staff can enjoy both personal challenge and fulfillment whilst pursuing their career goals.

A career in PDO offers the opportunity to develop professionally whilst working alongside some of the best talent in the industry, in a diverse and stimulating work environment. In return we expect the highest levels of commitment, ethical compliance and corporate and social behaviour.​​​​

PDO Employee Value Propositions:
  • Highly competitive remuneration packages including performance-related pay and bonuses
  • Training and development opportunities including short- and long-term secondments and support for ongoing educational study
  • Opportunity for cross-functional career development
  • The opportunity to work alongside some of the best local and global talent in a supportive and diverse environment
  • First-class medical support for staff and eligible dependants, provided at state-of-the-art facilities
  • Membership of PDO’s Recreation Centre, providing access to a private beach and a diverse range of sporting and social activities.
Experienced Professionals

PDO represents a rare career opportunity for individuals with the right skill set. At PDO, our employees are treated as our most valuable asset through continuous personal and professional development. Experienced professionals are technical or commercial experts with more than three years experience.

Students/ Recent Graduates

Students (Internship):

  • Bachelor students can apply for an internship a year before graduating.
  • Criteria :
    1. Technical students need to obtain a CGPA of 2.5 or above and Non-technical students should obtain a CGPA of 3.0 or above
    2. The student needs to attach all the required documents that are listed in the advertisement:
      • Letter from the university requesting internship
      • Transcript showing cumulative GPA
      • CV

Note: Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) students must register through their focal points


Recent Graduates fall into two categories (Diploma| Bachelors):

  1. Fresh technical diploma holders can apply to the Technical Omanisation Programme (TOP) only
  2. Bachelor degree holders with less than three years' experience can apply to graduate positions
  3. Bachelor holders who are shortlisted based on their GPA will be invited for a PDO briefing and assessment centre day.

PDO Briefing Day

You will be invited to a PDO briefing day where we will give you the opportunity to learn more about us and gain some insight into our selection process.You will be invited to a PDO briefing day where we will give you the opportunity to learn more about us and gain some insight into our selection process.

Assessment Centre

In the next stage of your application process, you will be invited to an assessment centre. This day is a mixture of interviews and exercises designed to assess the way you think, rather than examine what you know.

Find out more - Future in Now (Eng)