FAQs for UAE Nationals
When can I expect to join from the date of my selection by the ERC
Subject to the internal approvals and medical tests report, you can join approximately within 3 weeks from the date of selection.
When should I submit my resignation to my current employer
The resignation to your current employer has to be submitted only after signing the Employment Contract with ADNOC Distribution.
When will I receive my employment contract
You will receive your employment contract after successfully passing the medical examination required by ADNOC Distribution and upon obtaining approvals from the appropriate Governmental authorities.
When can I join after signing my employment contract
From the date of signing the contract you are granted a maximum of 1 month to join work. Nevertheless, if you wish to join earlier, you can coordinate with the recruitment assistants to schedule your joining date accordingly.
Moreover, if you are currently working and are required to complete a notice period which is beyond 1 month, you need to notify our recruitment department regarding the same to seek the necessary approvals for the extension.
What am I required to bring with me on the joining date
You are required to bring a bank certificate stating your bank account number and IBAN number. The training department will provide you with a form to fill in the bank details and receive it back along with the bank certificate.
What medical tests are required for my application
The company’s comprehensive medical test requires you to be fasting for at least 8 to 12 hours. Our HR team will direct you to the affiliated hospital or clinic to conduct the tests.
What is the procedure for obtaining a ‘Good Conduct’ certificate from the Police
You will be provided with a support letter from our Recruitment Department addressed to the Ministry of Interior. This letter has to be submitted to any of centres listed here. After collecting the ‘Good of Conduct’ certificate you should submit the same to our Recruitment Department.
How can I obtain an equivalency certificate from the Higher Ministry of education
The details for the Equivalency Certificate application can be obtained by visiting the Ministry of Education website.
What type of medical insurance is provided by the company and which hospitals could I visit with this medical insurance
ADNOC Distribution provides Daman medical insurance; full list of hospitals will be available upon joining.
What is the probation period
The probationary period is six months, commencing on the employment joining.
When do I receive my registration card or employee ID
Our Employee Relations Department will notify you to collect your registration card within a week of your joining.
What is the dress code of the company
For UAE employees, local traditional attire. Appropriate footwear for UAE men includes sandals.
Who does my pension enrolment
On the joining date, the recruitment assistants will enroll your details with the Abu Dhabi Retirement Pensions and Benefits Fund accordingly to the Emirate you reside. And you will be notified by SMS with regards to your registration from.
Who can give me further details on my package and allowances
Your contract will mention the allowances you are entitled to and for further clarification you may contact our recruitment analysts.
What is the duration of the training program for Trainees
The duration period varies according to the position you hold. However, it does not exceed beyond 2 years.
Where do I report to on the first day
On your first day with ADNOC Distribution, you are required to report to the Abu Dhabi Head Office, regardless of where your work location is.
Please check our location map for full details of our office locations.
How many days is the training period
If you joined as a trainee, you will be given a 2 day induction by the training department followed by an orientation, depending on your position.
Can I take the employment contract with me or receive a copy by email to review it before signing it
No, the company policy does not allow the employment contract to be taken outside the company before being signed or to be sent by email for review. You will be receiving 2 copies of the contract, one to be retained by the company and the second copy for your record.
Can I have an employment offer before signing the employment contract
After receiving the management approval on your file we can provide you with a draft employment offer.