Chevron Reviews

Updated 8 Aug 2020

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4.1
84%
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91%
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Chevron Chairman and CEO Mike Wirth
Mike Wirth
277 Ratings
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  • "The only con is when oil prices are down you will loose your job(in 72 reviews)

  • "Work life balance for field employees(in 60 reviews)

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  1. "My 20 year career with Chevron"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Senior Communications Specialist and Public Affairs Advisor in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Progressive and forward thinking leadership with a strong inclusive culture.

    Cons

    Highly regulated industry which could frustrate individuals.

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Long working hours"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Third Mate in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Chevron for more than a year

    Pros

    Good wages. Relatively new fleet.

    Cons

    Long contracts. Short leave. Management oblivious to seafarer reqs


  3. "Great company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Production Operator in Calgary, AB

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    Has a good professional. Good technician Great operator and leader. Good environment to work.

    Cons

    I do not have. I do not have any abnormal consern. I do not have any problem. I do not have any comment

  4. "Great learning experience and values employees"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - IT Business Analyst in Makati City
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Very good learning experience, great exposure to global clients, empowers employees, leaders walk the talk, very good company culture

    Cons

    Lesser benefits as the years go by, keep on lowering operating budget but no increase in benefits/salary much, unstable oil market so bonus is uncertain

  5. "Drilling Engineer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Drilling Engineer in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good Employer, Valuable, Performance and Relationships

    Cons

    Too many processes and multi timing

  6. "drill site manager"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Drill Site Manager in Gu Chuapo, AZ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    great benefits, great salary, compensation package

    Cons

    long hours, away from home

  7. "Great Benefits/Cyclical Industry"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Facilities Engineer in Midland, TX

    I worked at Chevron full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great salary and benefits, especially the 9/80 work schedule where you get every other Friday off.

    Cons

    It's a company in a cyclical business, so layoffs loom when there is a downturn.

  8. "They try to be a good company"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Mechanical Engineer in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    People love working there You actually work and can learn as much you want to

    Cons

    Too many managers not enough workers Less experience “high potential” get positions their often not qualified for You have to do a lot of extra fluff to be relevant

  9. "Not so bad for first job"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier Clerk in Miami, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    full-time availability, overnight schedule (for some)

    Cons

    lot of work, sometimes stressful, many hours standing up

  10. "Health Environmental and Safety Manager position"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Project HSE Manager in Cabinda, Cabinda
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Chevron full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great employer with values and discipline and team work as well as good benefits

    Cons

    Long hours and long rotation

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