3.4 of 5 44 reviews Calgary, Canada 1000 to 5000 Employees
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Company - Public (NXY)
Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Exxon Mobil, Suncor, BP

"Where next?" is the question asked by Nexen, a globe-trotting oil and gas company. It has exploration and production activities primarily in the UK North Sea (which account for more than half of Nexen's total annual oil and gas revenues), the US Gulf of Mexico, western Canada (including unconventional natural gas resource plays such as coalbed methane and shale gas, and the Athabasca oil sands of Alberta), Yemen, offshore West Africa, and Colombia. In 2010 the company reported proved reserves of 987 million barrels of oil equivalent. Nexen is also involved in power...More

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80% Approve of the CEO   20 ratings

Nexen Interim President, CEO, and Director Kevin J. Reinhart

Kevin J. Reinhart

Interim President, CEO, and Director

Flexible, non-stressful work environment

 Current Geologist in Calgary, AB (Canada)

Pros: Great people, flexible schedule (every other friday off), awesome free gym Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Houston, TX Mar 2011 – Reviewed Mar 20, 2012

Interview Details – I received a phone call asking me to apply. I applied online and was scheduled for a panel interview. The panel consisted of multi-disciplined group and managers at various grade levels. After interviewing I was offered a position. I spent approximately one week negotiating the benefits before…Full Interview

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the most difficult question was why I was interested in leaving my current employer. Answer Question

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Canada's Top 100 Employers, Mediacorp Canada, 2012
Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2010

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