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Helpful (4)

Oxy had both 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
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Oxy had GREAT benefits that was a huge plus. Very layed back enviroment and friendly staff.

Cons

Bad reviewing techniques of your work though, if you weren't promoted you didn't know why or why not.

Advice to Management

Management was outdated and hard to communicate with. Supervisors had been with the company for a long time. Very frustrating.

Other Employee Reviews for Occidental Petroleum

  1. Helpful (1)

    Reasonable Place to Work

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

    Pros

    Good pay, Good Benefits, Culture is fairly respectful, Quiet, Very Low Pressure

    Cons

    Leaders are timid and gullible, Not much emphasis on productivity, Majority of employers are long-timers with severely outdated skills/knowledge.

    Advice to Management

    Don't fear change so much. Learn to cut your losses. Potential is a great thing, but it is no substitute for productivity.


  2. Helpful (1)

    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


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