Thursday, September 19, 2019

Chevron

Free refinery job training opportunity! Apply to ROP

Looking to launch into a new, high-paying career in the New Year? Look no further than the free job training opportunity for local community members called the Regional Occupational Program (ROP). Offered through the Contra...

Chevron program funds 1,091 East Bay classroom projects in fall

When it comes to funding classroom projects, local schools are continuing to get a lot of mileage out of the Chevron Fuel Your School program. In Contra Costa and Alameda counties, 1,091 classroom projects, about...
Volunteers prep for massive Richmond toy/food drive

Volunteers prep for massive Richmond toy/food drive

It felt like a grand, secret toy store. But in reality, it was only a storage space at a Richmond fire station that was jam-packed with thousands of toys. On Wednesday, volunteers with Chevron Richmond...
Chevron employee’s Knit for GRIP sets donation record

Chevron employee’s Knit for GRIP sets donation record

Longtime Chevron employee Ann Ciurczak is helping to keep dozens of local families warm this holiday season, all because she loves knitting and crocheting. It began about a decade ago, when Ciurczak, who had been...

Responding to the Community

By Carlos Perez The Richmond Refinery works around the clock to produce the transportation fuels that we all use on a daily basis. We always strive to prevent any off-site impact from our operations on...
Chevron E-Bike Challenge empowers students with engineering, life skills

Chevron E-Bike Challenge fostering young engineers

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond High students were so prepared for their bicycle competition afternoon, they barely had to pedal. At the RHS track in late afternoon, students in the Richmond High Engineering Partnership Academy tested...

Meet Danny Barbour, Environmental Field Coordinator and Odor Team Lead

Tell us about your role at Chevron? I am an Environmental Field Coordinator in the Health, Environment and Safety group. My role focusses on the regulatory compliance for air, water and waste. I also lead...
Richmond graduate of The Stride Center gives back

Richmond graduate of The Stride Center gives back

Rudy Campos will never forget the day his printer broke down nearly two decades ago. It was a great moment in his life. At the time, the Richmond resident faced career dejection. After 18 years parking...

Fueling Human Energy – A History of Aviation Innovation

By Karen Forthuber From powering the tractors and other equipment that enable California farmers to feed the hungry, to innovations that enable drivers to get more out of a gallon of gas and keep engines...

Veterans find home at Chevron Richmond Refinery

Jeanne Barker set out to conduct an experiment at the Chevron Richmond Refinery on Wednesday. The Chevron business/systems analyst asked a room filled with Refinery employees to stand up if they were military members. A...

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Oakland PD veteran achieving Subway dream in Richmond

A love for tuna sandwiches helped turn a veteran at the Oakland Police Department into an up-and-coming entrepreneur in Richmond. On Friday, Sept. 13, Kiesha...

Orientation for free HazWOPER 40 training in San Pablo on Sept. 25 

Job seekers are encouraged to attend an orientation for free HazWOPER 40 training on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 3 p.m. The orientation will take place...

Lyft driver escapes armed kidnapper

A man has been charged with kidnapping a Lyft driver at gunpoint, but his plan was foiled by an apparent need for snacks, according...