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Chevron Reviews

Updated August 13, 2018
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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Incredible Company To Work For"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Exceptional culture, vast opportunities, and overall outstanding company.

    Cons

    They do not believe in making the most of the knowledge they have in their people.

    Advice to Management

    Stop spending so much time on finding ways on how to find the cheapest employees and spend the money to keep those who have given you their dedication and have great knowledge. Longevity is an investment well worth its weight in gold!


  2. "HRBP"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    The 401k , the pension, salaries, bonuses

    Cons

    cut throat competition, no middle lead positions that provide opportunity to be promoted

  3. "Operator"

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    Former Employee - Operations in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Operations in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great Pay and Benefits, Boss were great. Room for advancement

    Cons

    Long shifts , short handed too much

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good Work


  4. "Decent"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits positive future outlook

    Cons

    Management may ask the impossible

    Advice to Management

    Listen to your subordinates concerns sometimes.


  5. "Store Clerk"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    great benefits and excellent pay

    Cons

    there were no cons of working here


  6. "Good company to work for and advance your career potential"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Ramon, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Ramon, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Competitive salaries and much room for advancement

    Cons

    could be better benefits when compared to other companies


  7. "Business Analyst"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    Great safety culture. Excellent people to work with. The informal laid-back atmosphere. 4/10 schedule.

    Cons

    Slow to adopt new technology, preferring to continue with outdated inefficient methods.

    Advice to Management

    Put the right people in the right jobs. Hire qualified/credentialled outside professionals to help manage the IT/technology side of the business.

  8. "manager"

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    Former Employee - Manager in Madera, CA
    Former Employee - Manager in Madera, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    excellent company lots of bbqs baseball games and free movie tickets

    Cons

    the pay sucked and no benefits

    Advice to Management

    pay the employees better


  9. "Excellent Company"

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    Former Employee - Geophysical Specialist in San Ramon, CA
    Former Employee - Geophysical Specialist in San Ramon, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Focused managers, efficient operations, adequate bonuses and pay

    Cons

    Big company processes sometime annoying.


  10. "CSR"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Brentwood, CA
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Brentwood, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Paid weekly. 1.5 pay for Holidays.

    Cons

    No raises. No benefits unless a manager, or supervisor. Unfair workload. Many lazy employees makes it difficult on the hard workers; have to pick up their slack. Upper management who doesn't care.


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