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Chevron Richmond

Chevron, Hillyard Flooring honored for maintaining RPAL gym floor

Nearly 20 Chevron Richmond employees were honored at Wednesday's Richmond Police Activities League (RPAL) annual luncheon for their continuing assistance in maintaining its gymnasium floor for local youth -- an effort that has saved...
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Chevron Richmond holds 18th Annual Black History Awareness Celebration

On both Tuesday and Wednesday this week, the Chevron Richmond Black Employee Network held its 18th annual Black History Awareness Celebration events at the Refinery. Chevron employees and community leaders enjoyed Southern cuisine for lunch...

Students celebrated after earning Chevron Richmond Dr. William F. King Scholarships

Not long after immigrating to the U.S. from Nigeria, Christine Chinwuba (pictured above) suffered from an identity crisis. The Pinole Valley High senior struggled over whether to identify as "black or Nigerian." She felt "too...

Local students encouraged to apply for $1,000 Chevron Somos scholarships

Local high school seniors are encouraged to apply for $1,000 college scholarships from the Chevron Richmond Somos Diversity Network. The Somos Network is an organization of dedicated Latin American and Hispanic employees at Chevron who...
Richmond High engineering students tour Chevron engine labs

Richmond High engineering students tour Chevron engine labs

Chevron touts how no competitor produces fuel that is cleaner for engines and lower in emissions. On Wednesday, a few of the company's employees had an opportunity to prove that claim to a group of...

About 700 gather to take exam for jobs at Chevron Richmond Refinery

About 700 people filed into the Hilton Concord on Tuesday in order to take the exam required to become operators or maintenance workers at the Chevron Richmond Refinery. The applicants were among thousands to...
Application deadline extended for Chevron's Dr. William F. King college scholarships

Application deadline extended for Chevron’s Dr. William F. King college scholarship program

The application deadline has been extended to Jan. 13 for high school seniors interested in obtaining a Chevron Richmond Black Employee Network (BEN) scholarship. Since 2004, the Dr. William F. King Scholarship program has provided...
Sign up for Regional Occupational Program courses by Jan. 10

Sign up for Regional Occupational Program courses by Jan. 10

The registration period ends on Jan. 10 for the free, award-winning job training program that prepares local residents for high-paying careers in industrial facilities. Classes start Jan. 23 and end June 20  for the Process...

Richmond Refinery accepting applications for Operator Trainee, Maintenance Trainee positions

The Richmond Refinery began accepting applications for the Operator Trainee (76602) and Maintenance Trainee (78703) positions on Monday, Dec. 12, 2016. Applications must be received by Monday, Dec. 19, 2016 at 11:59 E.S.T. Individuals interested...

Before their graduation, ROP participants receive training in job interviews

This week, the Regional Occupational Program is graduating another class of newly-skilled workers who have opportunities to launch their careers at a number of industrial facilities, including the Chevron Richmond Refinery. But before throwing their...

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Food production biz set to hire 200-plus Richmond residents

A food production company set to open in Richmond is not only investing $15 million in improvements in a 102,000 square industrial building on...
Richmond rising as events hub

Richmond rising as events hub

By Zach Chouteau A look at the recent revamp of the Visit Richmond website reveals a sleekly improved platform with a renewed emphasis on luring...

Chevron Speaks to Don Lorz, Metals Craft Trainer at the Richmond Refinery

Tell us about your career at Chevron. I started as an apprentice at Chevron in 1985, following in my dad’s footsteps who was a pipefitter...