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  • www.oxy.com
  • Houston, TX
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1920
  • Company - Public (OXY)
  • Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
  • $10+ billion (USD)

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Middle East and Latin America. Headquartered in Houston, Occidental is one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on ...
Mission: Our Vision To continue at the forefront of our industry as a strong performer, globally respected, financially sound, and positioned to generate future value for Occidental's stockholders. Our Mission To develop energy resources safely, profitably and responsibly to ...

Occidental Petroleum Reviews

3.6
62%
Recommend to a Friend
56%
Approve of CEO
Vicki Hollub
Vicki Hollub
158 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee

"Good strategy"

Jun 12, 2021 - Unemployed in Houston, TX
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Climate initiatives are very progressive.

Cons

Oil industry is a dying industry.

Advice to Management

Keep focusing on employee development.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Occidental Petroleum

3.2
(72 Reviews)

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How is diversity at Occidental Petroleum?

...Over the years, this has been progressively stripped away by lethargy, complacency, nepotism and favoritism; perverted to the point where cartels in various departments are so abstracted from reality that any semblance of rational decision making has been abandoned....Read More

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Occidental Petroleum Interviews

Experience
Positive69%
Negative16%
Neutral15%
Getting an Interview
Campus Recruiting36%
Applied online30%
Recruiter11%
Difficulty
2.6
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  1. Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Oman
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Interview

    Summer training at Oxy Oman extends for two months in the summer time and is specialized for Omani students as well as graduates from all over the Sultanate and abroad in order to compete for the training opportunity in the Oxy Oil Company
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    tell us about yourself? and why you?

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Occidental Petroleum Awards & Accolades

  • No. 1 in the Mining, Crude-Oil Production category for the 2016 Fortune World's Most Admired CompaniesFortune2016
  • Responsible Care® Company of the YearAmerican Chemistry Council2016

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What is paid time off like at Occidental Petroleum?

...Good pay, bonus, benefits, and time off...

January 11, 2021

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