Occidental Petroleum
3.0 of 5 132 reviews
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Not a great one

Geologist (Current Employee)
Houston, TX

ProsJust a job in the oil and gas industry.

ConsPoor communication between employee and top managers.

Advice to Senior ManagementBe more friendly

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    growth potential

    Accountant (Current Employee)
    Houston, TX

    I have been working at Occidental Petroleum


    Pros: -Not micromanaged. Getting the job done is the most important part. If you can be trusted to get things done on time and correctly you… Cons: -Lots of changes in every area. Occidental rewards workers that make their positions more efficient but at the same time its hard for workers to… Advice to Senior Management: Most of the things listed above should be good advice. It would be nice if work-life balance was… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good place to start but could turn to nightmare with bad manager

    Geologist (Current Employee)
    Houston, TX

    I have been working at Occidental Petroleum


    Pros: -Lot's of Different Project -Had good development plan for short… Cons: -Management does not recognize good work -Promotion is very difficult for… Advice to Senior Management: Geologist should have separate promoton ladder More
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