Occidental Petroleum
3.0 of 5 132 reviews
www.oxy.com Los Angeles, CA 5000+ Employees

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Materials Specialist (Former Employee)
Levelland, TX

ProsGood benefits, salary way above average for geographic location

ConsMorale low, cronyism is the norm

Advice to Senior ManagementAll jobs should be posted

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    Great benefits but no chance for advancement . Have 9/80 schedule-sometimes! Great 401k and bonus structure.

    (Former Employee)
    Ingleside, TX

    I worked at Occidental Petroleum


    Pros: 9/80 work schedule and good benefits package Cons: Little chance for advancement. Dying technologies and plant closures Little… Advice to Senior Management: Do not "punish" those who do not wish to relocate… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Great place to work for, but needs to restructure salary levels

    HES Specialist (Former Employee)
    Bakersfield, CA

    I worked at Occidental Petroleum


    Pros: 9/80 work schedule is great and they are good at rewarding their employees with time off and company get togethers. The managers are easy… Cons: Pay is not comparable with others and they don't seem to be doing anything to correct… Advice to Senior Management: Increase employee's salary Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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