Occidental Petroleum
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Good company

Staff Reservoir Engineer (Former Employee)
Long Beach, CA

ProsAvailable to work in CA or overseas if you want to avoid TX.

ConsThe executives enjoys lavish compensastion.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Typical large corporation - pros and cons as a result

    IT Consultant (Former Employee)
    Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Occidental Petroleum full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: Great benefits, of course. The pay rate is better than you'll often get at other places for a similar workload. Everything is laid out in… Cons: Cons are those of a large company. You have a specific role. You won't do much outside that role - you will not wear a… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Not the best place for a young engineer.

    Intern (Former Employee)
    Bakersfield, CA

    I worked at Occidental Petroleum part-time for less than a year


    Pros: Many experienced people. They pay well, but California cost… Cons: Aging workforce. Feel like a number instead of an… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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