Occidental Petroleum
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Scores based on about 53 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
66
Average
Work Happiness Score
Average
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
74
Learning
Above average
Do people feel they often learn something at work?
73
Achievement
Above average
Do people feel they are achieving most of their goals at work?

Occidental Petroleum Careers and Employment

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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 region and Latin America. Headquartered in Houston, Occidental is one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization. Occidental's midstream and marketing – more... segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases and markets hydrocarbons and other commodities in support of Occidental's businesses.

Occidental's wholly owned subsidiary, OxyChem, is a major North American chemical manufacturer. They are the leading North American manufacturer of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) resins, chlorine and caustic soda – key building blocks for a variety of indispensable products such as plastics, pharmaceuticals and water treatment chemicals. OxyChem’s market position is first or second in the United States for the principal products it manufactures and markets. OxyChem is the largest U.S. merchant marketer of caustic soda and the world's largest producer of caustic potash and calcium chloride.


Occidental's midstream and marketing segment gathers, processes, transports, stores, purchases and markets hydrocarbons and other commodities in support of Occidental's businesses. It also trades around its assets, including transportation and storage capacity, and trades oil, NGLs, gas and other commodities. Additionally, the midstream and marketing segment invests in entities that conduct similar activities.
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What is it like to work at Occidental Petroleum?

3.9
Work/Life Balance
4.1
Compensation/Benefits
3.5
Job Security/Advancement
3.6
Management
3.8
Culture

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What do employees at Occidental Petroleum say about culture and work-life balance?

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Great place to work
Written by Completions Consultant (Well Site Manager) (Current Employee) from Houston, TX on April 10, 2020
Great place to learn. Great people and very knowledgeable on what they do. Leadership is outstanding and is an great environment to work. Very family oriented company.
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What jobs are available at Occidental Petroleum?

Top work locations
5.0
Petrolia, PA
4.8
Los Angeles, CA
4.8
Pecos, TX
4.7
Long Beach, CA
4.7
Taft, CA
Most popular roles
5.0
Security Officer
5.0
Wellness Manager
5.0
Senior Accounts Payable Specialist
4.7
Operator
4.7
IT Analyst

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What did candidates say about the interview at Occidental Petroleum?

Interview experience
Based on 82 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 81 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 72 interviews
About a day or two
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