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Great Place to Work - Good Pay, People, and Professional Development

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Process Engineer in Richmond, CA
Current Employee - Process Engineer in Richmond, CA

I have been working at Chevron

Recommends
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

The People - very friendly, generally honest, and caring
The Work Atmosphere - very relaxed, understanding of work-life balance (long hours are compensated by time off), 9/80 schedule
The Experience - get a lot of experience in different areas/technologies in a short amount of time, great cross-discipline exposure, rotational assignments

Cons

The Location - limited work locations
California Politics - working for big oil in CA is hard, projects are canceled, uncertain company future in the state
The Conversation - awkward responses when you are asked who you work for

Advice to Management

Be more transparent with employees on the direction the company/department/their career is taking.

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    Good place to work for the benefits, lousy salary.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Professional in San Ramon, CA
    Current Employee - IT Professional in San Ramon, CA

    I have been working at Chevron

    Approves of CEO
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great work life balance. 9/80 or 4/10 schedules are nice too.

    Cons

    Forced movement for new hires greatly impacts the company by removing key people in roles. Salary between San Ramon and Houston employees is the same which basically means San Ramon subsidizes the salary for those in Houston.

    Advice to Management

    Don't force people to move positions if they're providing a good service to the company.


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    Review of working in Chevron and their Technology department

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Professional in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - IT Professional in Houston, TX

    I worked at Chevron

    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Very friendly and respect driven culture. Great benefits. Very competitive salary and benefits. Provide employees with choices for different schedules such as 9/80s and 4/10s

    Cons

    Very process driven and beauracratic culture. An enormous amount of old grizzled employees that have been promoted due to tenure only as opposed to good management skills.

    Advice to Management

    This organization should really focus on achieving results as opposed to the process of how those results are achieved. Very rigid and opposed to any change that can improve efficiency as the company is a very large and old multinational corporation


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