As of December 31st, 2018, Repsol comprised over 25,000 employees of its own. Our employees work across 35 countries and represent more than 83 nationalities. Moreover, 1,357 of them work away from their home country, which once again underscores the importance of developing our activity in a diverse and multicultural environment.
At Repsol, we are convinced that boasting dedicated and committed professionals has a positive impact on our results. Therefore, our people management focuses on attracting, retaining, committing, and recognizing our employees, while offering them professional development opportunities, merit-based compensation, equal opportunities, work-life balance measures, among others.
Through professional development, employees take part in various tasks, projects, and environments, which enable them to acquire and develop the knowledge they need to help the company fulfil its objectives. To this end, Repsol offers clear professional objectives, as well as challenging projects and activities, at the same time that employees commit to their own development by exhibiting proactivity, interest, and effort.
Throughout their careers, employees have access to an array of current and complete training options. Overall, the staff at Repsol dedicates around one million hours to training every year, which is equal to an average of over 40 hours per individual.
Repsol is known as a company that fosters new ways of working that ensure a positive work-life balance. Employees have flexible working arrangements giving them the possibility to adapt their work day to their own personal needs, whenever their work duties allow it. For that matter, over 2,000 people around the world take advantage of our teleworking program, making it one of the most popular programs among our employees.
Moreover, Repsol features an integration plan for people with different abilities, which covers all areas of the organization. As of December 31st, 2018, there were 570 employees with different abilities at our company, representing 2.29% of our total workforce.
As of December 31st, 2018, Repsol's employee distribution by country is as follows:
|Country||Number of employees|
|Papua New Guinea||1|
|Trinidad and Tobago||10|