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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

What are people saying about the leadership at Occidental Petroleum?

82%
of employees approve of Vicki Hollub’s performance as CEO
CEO Approval is based on 165 ratings
5.0
Fun and fast
Written by Quality Specialist (Former Employee) from OM on January 7, 2018
Great Place to work willing to train you
and had many place to work. Got to see the world. Management was great and treated you like you and your family came first
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