Why Oxy

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Ready to make a difference and be rewarded for your contribution? Consider working at Oxy. Here's why so many talented people choose Oxy as their place to build their career:


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Diverse, dynamic and future-focused

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. Oxy's subsidiaries include wholly-owned chemical manufacturer Occidental Chemical Corporation. We're based in Houston with 35,000 employees and contractors worldwide.

Collaborative, positive environment

Our employees build strong, positive relationships and respect each other, the environment and the communities where we work. We take ownership for our results and celebrate our successes.

Just the right size

We combine the strength and stability of a large corporation with the agility and entrepreneurial spirit of a small company.

Admired and respected

Oxy consistently earns awards and accolades. We're known for our mission, vision and values of integrity, innovation and investment.

World-class talent

Oxy employees are smart, creative, goal-oriented self-starters - people you'd like to collaborate with. They're willing to explore and take on new challenges.

Challenging work, competitive awards

Here you'll find challenging, meaningful work assignments that drive our business results. Competitive pay and benefits. Great colleagues. Opportunities to grow in your career, including domestic and international assignments.

Diverse and inclusive

As an international company, Oxy attracts a diverse work force of exceptional talent, including employees from many nations. We valued the ability to communicate and work effectively with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and cultures.


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