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"Good So far"

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Staff Facilities Engineer in Houston, TX
Current Employee - Staff Facilities Engineer in Houston, TX
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at Occidental Petroleum full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Pros - Good pay
Mentors available
9/80 work schedule
Great bonuses
Managers are not micro-managers
Relax, friendly atmosphere

Cons

Cons – On-boarding process is a bit lacking for new employees. I didn't get a mentor
Huge work load

Other Employee Reviews for Occidental Petroleum

  1. "I have had an enjoyable career at Occidental Petroleum and would recommend it to anyone with a strong work ethic."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manager in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Occidental Petroleum full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The leadership balances priorities such as adding shareholder value and promoting career development well. The employees work together as a team and have a sense of pride in where they work.

    Cons

    Some of the larger oils have more locations to choose from as your career grows but beyond that fact, there is no better large oil company to work for.

    Advice to Management

    Keep making smart acquisition decisions and growing the company in the way you have the past ~10 years.


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    "Engineering Specialist"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineering Specialist in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Engineering Specialist in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Occidental Petroleum full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good training resources. Big company so more opportunities to move to different disciplines.

    Cons

    Poor Management. Manager lacking inspirational and technical skills.

    Advice to Management

    Take more class in management. Open to different ideas and listen.

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