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Occidental Petroleum Corporation

Human Resources Manager - VCM

Occidental Petroleum Corporation - La Porte, TX

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Occidental Chemical Corporation (OxyChem) is a 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.  Other OxyChem products include caustic potash, chlorinated organics, sodium silicates, chlorinated isocyanurates and calcium chloride. For every product it makes, OxyChem’s market position is No. 1 or No. 2 in the U.S. 

In a fast-paced industry that demands precision, we create a supportive workplace where the safety and well-being of our employees are paramount. We are committed to rewarding top performers, offering very competitive pay and benefits, and providing tremendous career development opportunities. We are looking for an experienced and self-motivated individual to fill the position of Human Resources Manager with our Chemical Manufacturing Facilities located in La Porte and Deer Park, Texas.

This position is accountable for managing all activities of the Human Resources Department for Houston Operations plants including:  planning, staffing, salary administration, employee relations, communications, benefits administration, employee training & development programs, personnel administration, community/public relations, performance management and medical.

Provide consistent application and administration of HR policies.

Develop and maintain open and active lines of communication with the workforce.

Counsel and guide supervisors and employees on HR and employee relations matters.

Provide support and resources to assist in reaching business objectives.

Develop and conduct training and development programs to enhance employee skills, performance, and the work environment.

Bachelor’s Degree in related field

Requires 10 years of progressive professional human resources experience. 3 years HR management preferred.

Excellent interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills

Working knowledge of employment regulations and practices, such as, National Labor Relations Act, ADA, FMLA, FLSA, OSHA,Title VII, worker’s compensation and unemployment.

Demonstrated successful track record in positive employee relations.

High proficiency in Microsoft applications (such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to read, write and speak in English.

Excellent interpersonal skills including the ability to work as part of a team.

Ability to relocate in the future for career growth strongly preferred

Physical requirements – Must be able to lift 40 lbs., climb ladders and stairs. Walking, bending, stooping is required. Must be able to wear personal protective equipment including the use of a respirator.  Must be able to respond to visual and audible alarms.

 Additional Desired Qualifications:

HR experience in an industrial manufacturing setting preferred.

Experience in supervision preferred.

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation


Human Resources Manager - VCM Occidental Petroleum Corporation - La Porte, TX, United States


Location: La Porte, TX

Company Profile:
Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY) is an international oil and gas exploration and production company, and its OxyChem subsidiary is a major North American chemical manufacturer. We are one of the largest U.S. oil and gas companies, based on equity market capitalization, with more than 40,000 employees and contractors worldwide.