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Found 656 of over 808 reviews
4.1
73% Recommend to a Friend
Valero Energy Chairman, President and CEO Joe Gorder
87% Approve of CEO

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4.1
73%
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87%
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Valero Energy Chairman, President and CEO Joe Gorder
Joe Gorder
267 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Great benefits for full time employees(in 96 reviews)
  • "Good pay and they frequently offer jobs to their Co(in 71 reviews)
  • "Most people were great to work with and wanted to help you succeed(in 47 reviews)
  • "Valero truly values their employees and have a great culture based around safety and community.(in 18 reviews)
  • "Good salary if you get into the right team(in 16 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Good company

    Dec 8, 2022 - Lead Supply Chain Specialist in San Antonio, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Makes money and the industry is strong

    Cons

    Hard to move up in the company

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Great Company

    Dec 3, 2022 - Operations 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Excellent pay and generous benefits package

    Cons

    Changing environment from when I first started, still a great company but employees are not the number one asset anymore.

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great company

    Dec 8, 2022 - Process Operator in Three Rivers, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits provided

    Cons

    Micromanagement seems to be growing

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  5. 3.0
    Current Employee

    disorganized

    Dec 7, 2022 - Lab Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    experience different lab techniques. raises are attainable with gaining new skills

    Cons

    management could be better at keeping things organized

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great

    Nov 20, 2022 - Corporate Auditor in San Antonio, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    *Benefits *Culture *Gym *Pension *401k

    Cons

    *Lower pay compared to industry

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great company

    Dec 4, 2022 - Associate Loss Control Analyst 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Opportunities to move up are good

    Cons

    No work from home life

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee

    good

    Nov 19, 2022 - Maintenance Technician in Corpus Christi, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    thereare good benefits and pay

    Cons

    can get very busy at times

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  9. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Community

    Dec 1, 2022 - Chemical Engineering 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great place to work for

    Cons

    tough environment to stay in

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  10. 2.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Alright pay, alright work

    Nov 26, 2022 - Sales Associate/Cashier in Shelton, CT
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Relaxed work environment Allowed on phone

    Cons

    Not allowed breaks sometimes Expected to work over part-time hours Depending on location, customers can be hard to deal with Expected to work holidays Not allowed to sit down Low pay Coworkers can be racist, and sexually inappropriate, management does nothing.

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Employed

    Nov 9, 2022 - Software Development Engineer Specialist in San Antonio, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nice place to work for.

    Cons

    Remote work not available in 2022.

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Valero Energy has an overall rating of 4.1 out of 5, based on over 808 reviews left anonymously by employees. 73% of employees would recommend working at Valero Energy to a friend and 73% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Valero Energy employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.1 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Valero Energy. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

73% of Valero Energy employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Valero Energy 3.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.7 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Valero Energy to be culture, career development, benefits and the cons to be work life balance, management.

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