Chevron Employee Reviews about "oil prices"

Updated Jul 4, 2020

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Chevron Chairman and CEO Mike Wirth
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  • "The only con is when oil prices are down you will loose your job(in 72 reviews)

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  1. "Working with Chevron"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     in Leduc, AB

    I worked at Chevron for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Safety and health of the workforce is prioritised. Great people, culture and working environment.

    Cons

    Job opportunities are limited especially with the low oil prices.

  2. "Great company"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Business Analyst 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great company. I enjoyed my time there

    Cons

    Oil price causing uncertainty and lay offs

  3. "Great internship!"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern 
    Recommends

    I worked at Chevron

    Pros

    - The people are all motivated but still friendly

    Cons

    - With the depressed oil prices, not always busy at work

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    "Chevron Canada - Contract Advisor/Specialist"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Contracts Advisor in Calgary, AB
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    When oil price is high company values and pays for development of employees, helps move people around and cannot keep track of its spending.

    Cons

    When oil prices crashed company scrambled for easy savings, laid off thousands of people with no notice or regards for their tenure and performance.

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  5. "Great Place to work but uncertain future"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineering Manager in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Opportunities for interesting work and advancement

    Cons

    Cutbacks in budgets and staffing due to decline in oil prices

  6. "Oil and Gas"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Human Resources Analyst in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities for advancement, great pay, development and pension.

    Cons

    When it’s bad it’s bad. As in when oil prices drop.

  7. "turbulent company"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    big and diverse opportunities all over the world

    Cons

    subject to oil price and beyond company control

  8. "Business Analyst"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Analyst in Caracas, Capital District
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    Great employee benefits and opportunities to grow

    Cons

    Dependant on oil price with high volatility

  9. "Good experience overall"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Petroleum Engineer 
    Recommends

    I worked at Chevron full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    They care about people development They care about employee's health more that oil productions Good mentorship program Work life balance Established system, it is easy for new people to understand their work process (they even have a website for acronyms they use)

    Cons

    The cons happen during oil price downturn. Some trainings may be cancelled.

  10. "Great safety culture, much room for efficiency improvements in Finance"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst 

    I worked at Chevron full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    World-class oil operations, state-of-the art in some locations

    Cons

    - When crude oil price $/barrel is low, money comes first (not people and good relationships).

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