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Oxy Work Environment

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
Recommends
No opinion of CEO

Pros

great people, international experience available

Cons

long hours, management positions filled from outside

Advice to Management

advance good employees to management positions from within

Other Employee Reviews for Occidental Petroleum

  1. Helpful (5)

    Strong Pros and Cons

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good capital investment during period of reduced sales and profits. Strong safety and Mechanical Integrity culture. Good pay and benefits. Many bright and capable employees.

    Cons

    Generally very poor on-boarding process for new employees. Management tends to be poor at accepting experienced employees who did not "grow up" in the company. Strong culture of micromanagement. Many key decisions are made without participation of all key stakeholder and managers, and frequently not communicated well.

    Advice to Management

    Improve integration process for new employees. Trust your employees and provide better support.


  2. Helpful (8)

    Former employee rates Oxy Oil and Gas

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Materials Specialist in Levelland, TX
    Former Employee - Materials Specialist in Levelland, TX
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good benefits, salary way above average for geographic location

    Cons

    Morale low, cronyism is the norm

    Advice to Management

    All jobs should be posted


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