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Headquarters Calgary, Canada
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue £2 to £5 billion (GBP) per year
Competitors Cenovus, Suncor, BP

"Where next?" is the question asked by Nexen, a globe-trotting oil and gas company. It has exploration and production activities primarily in the UK North Sea (which account for more than half of Nexen's total annual oil and gas revenues), the US Gulf of Mexico, western Canada (including unconventional natural gas resource plays such as coalbed methane and shale gas, and the Athabasca oil sands of Alberta), Yemen, offshore West Africa, and Colombia. In 2010 the company reported proved reserves of 987 million barrels of oil equivalent. Nexen is also involved in power... More

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Fang Zhi


Nice place to collect a pay cheque...but If you are entrepreneurial and driven, look elsewhere.

  Current Planning/Economics in Uxbridge, England

Pros: - 2 fridays per month off
- nice pension
- great work/life balance
- country club atmosphere, off-sites at expensive hotels
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Graduate Petrophysicist at Nexen (student candidate)

No Offer – Interviewed in Uxbridge, England Oct 2012 – Reviewed Nov 18, 2012

Interview Details The whole process was really smooth. I was invited for after the review of my CV. The first stage was purely technical with the division technical leads. Basically focused on petrophysics- testing both in-depth knowledge and applications. The second stage was a technical presentation on real field…Full Interview

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The bit that threw me a bit off balance during the technical interview was a question on the application of a particular experience stated in my cv to petrophysical interpretation. I struggled a bit… Answer Question

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Nexen Awards and Accolades

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Canada's Top 100 Employers, Mediacorp Canada, 2012
Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List, Corporate Knights, 2010
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