Chevron Reviews

Updated 8 Aug 2020

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4.1
84%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
Approve of CEO
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. "Good place to start a career"

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

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

    Pros

    Established process for drilling new well

    Cons

    Oilfield leases expiring that limit development

  2. "Review"

    4.0
    Former Employee - IT Worker 

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

    Pros

    Good working culture, flexible working hours

    Cons

    A Complicated performance review process


  3. "Great organisation"

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

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    Very good work life balance

    Cons

    There are none to mention

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  4. "Awesome"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Financial Controller 

    I have been working at Chevron full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work and environment

    Cons

    Really Big company so easy to get lost in the machine

  5. "good and bad,"

    4.0
    Current Employee - General Manager in Perth, Western Australia
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Chevron full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    cash and again cash and definitely again cash

    Cons

    no support circle of mates can get you anywehere or..... some

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  6. "TAR Equipment Re-Design, RFQ, TBE, MOC"

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

    I have been working at Chevron full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Equal Opportunities, New Starter Training, Pro-active Management, Flexible Working Hours

    Cons

    Short Term Contracts, Two Facilities at the Same time with high priority

  7. "Great place to work if you're on the inner circle"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Commissioning and Startup Engineer 

    I have been working at Chevron full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Solid pipeline of projects Good benefits Good pay

    Cons

    If you're site based then you're disadvantaged They have strange HR practices Mainly offer fixed term contracts rather than permanent employment Slow career progression due to the vertically stacked management chain

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  8. "Intern"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Chevron

    Pros

    Relaxed environment, management seems to care about your progression

    Cons

    Not the most exciting work depending on your team

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  9. "Great company"

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

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

    Pros

    worklife balance, safety culture, respective, diversity, truly global opportunities

    Cons

    restructures are not uncommon especially with how oil companies are performing generally today

  10. Helpful (1)

    "Toxic culture, bullying"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Contract Administrator in Perth, Western Australia
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    money, work life balance (CWW), opportunities (if your face fits)

    Cons

    systematic open bullying with no protection, I watched it happen to many people and then it happened to me... you have to self promote - HR don't manage internal opportunity assignment, it's who you know.

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