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Texaco Reviews

Updated May 16, 2018
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Pros
  • "Really laid back, Once you get a system down of how you want to do things it goes by quick" (in 2 reviews)

  • "Great place to be working at for future" (in 2 reviews)

Cons
  • "Working in a gas station forces you to work with uncomfortable clientel" (in 3 reviews)

  • "low pay long hours dirty work environment" (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome Place"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Gas Station Attendant in Olympia, WA
    Former Employee - Gas Station Attendant in Olympia, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Really laid back, Once you get a system down of how you want to do things it goes by quick.

    Cons

    You are generally all by yourself, and when you have to go to the bathroom bad with a bunch of customers it can suck.

    Advice to Management

    Offer benefits.


  2. "How the company treat employee"

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    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Carrollton, TX
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Carrollton, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    It is a very good place to learn, sustain and grow

    Cons

    In pick season the tasks get pile up

  3. "Business Structure"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Texaco full-time

    Pros

    Excellent business structure with great foundation franchise, marketing and branding training.

    Cons

    A bit old school and reluctance to embrace latest technology but probably an industry issue rather than just a company one.


  4. "good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    This place was good at times

    Cons

    there was nothing that was really that bad

    Advice to Management

    Good job on most parts nothing really wrong


  5. "Cashier"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Texaco full-time

    Pros

    Easy shift and work short shift

    Cons

    Dont pay overtime no benfits


  6. "customer and employee satisfaction"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Texaco full-time

    Pros

    the customers are very nice

    Cons

    working at a gas station is manual labor, you are cleaning up after people all day long inside and outtalk

    Advice to Management

    talk to your employees more often ,see what thier input is.


  7. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Sales Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Texaco (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good place to work. I learned alot from here about sales. This is my first job and i got alot of experience

    Cons

    Time consuming. This job is not related to my field. I am basically a geologist and i am looking forward to get job in my field

    Advice to Management

    Later

  8. "Upstream Research Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Upstream Research Analyst in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Upstream Research Analyst in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good compensation, pleasant work colleagues.

    Cons

    Huge organization; easy to get lost in shuffle.

    Advice to Management

    (Management behaves as you would expect. Business is in existence to get the most out of labor while spending as little as possible on compensation...)


  9. "Sales"

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    Former Employee - Retired in Houston, TX
    Former Employee - Retired in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Texaco (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Decent salary with a stable company

    Cons

    Everything else Management was more enthusiastic about retribution than improving personal performance. Poisonous working conditions.

    Advice to Management

    Learn to be a better manager. Public punishment is not a good motivator.


  10. "Cook"

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    Former Employee - Cook
    Former Employee - Cook

    I worked at Texaco part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Money was very very good

    Cons

    No hours n had to work on Saturday

    Advice to Management

    Good luck


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