History of Exxon Mobil

Founded way back in 1870 as  Standard Oil, this company has made a few mergers since then.  As of today, they have merged to form as Exxon Mobile.  In the past, they have been known as Standard Oil.   Currently, they have their headquarters located in Irving, Texas.

Exxon today is known as one of the largest publicly traded company.   They employ well over 75,000 employees, and do more than 310 billion in revenue each and every year.


Hours of Operation:  Hours vary by location; In most locations the store is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Minimum Age to Work Here:  18 years old

Positions Available:  Gas Station Attendant, Cashier, Maintenance Technician, Supply Driver, Research Technician, Process Safety Engineer, Inspector, Routine Maintenance Scheduler, Administrative Assistant, Financial Analyst, Human Resources Representative, Operations Manager

Background Check Required?  Yes

Negotiation:  There is no room for negotiation since the hourly rate is already set.


Job Description / Average Wage

Associate: You will be in charge of working in the gas station itself.  You will stock the shelves, make sure everything is clean, including the parking lot, as well as running the cash register, making sure the food / coffee is fresh, and more.    You will help assist customers with any questions or concerns that they may have.    If any problems arise, you will report them to the gas station owner, or the supervisor on schedule. The average pay is $7 to $9 a hour.

Shift Supervisor: You will overlook particular shifts.  Since some gas stations are opened 24 hours, you may be asked to overlook an entire shift for 8+ hours a day.  You will help with paperwork, as well as report to the main manager.  You will do most duties like the associate.  Your average pay will be between $7 to $10 a hour.

Maintenance: This position may entitle  you to working more than one position.  You’re going to be required to keep all the gas stations running at 100%.  You’re going to replace lights, fix gas pumps, as well as help with any other problems that the gas stations have.  You will also assist the district with various paperwork, problems and more.  The average wage is anywhere from $8 to $15 a hour.

Assistant Manager: Answering to the main manager, you’re going to be responsible for making sure that the gas station is running properly when the main store manager isn’t around.  You will help assign tasks, keep the store clean, as well as ensure that most items are stocked such as the food, sodas, coffee machine and more.  This position pays anywhere from $8 to $12 a hour.

Manager: You will oversee all operations, and report to the gas station owner.  Like the supervisor, you will do most associate duties.  The average gas station will employ 2-3 people at a time.  You will file paperwork, work with vendors, as well as create schedules.  A manager generally starts around $22,000 a year+

Benefits

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Personal time as well as vacation time off
  • Great medical benefits package depending on position / hours
  • Discounts on products
  • Adoption assistance and more…

Atmosphere and Perks

Exxon workers are offered with perks that include flexible scheduling, competitive pay scales and comprehensive paid on-the-job training. Additional benefits for qualified employees include healthcare coverage, 401(k) retirement plans, paid vacation, bonus opportunities and many more. All employees whether new or tenured will really expect the best benefit package from Exxon. There are more trainings and other activities that will enhance professional and career growth for every worker. There are more avenues for job related promotions as well with the company’s challenging and fast paced working environment.

Interview Questions

Why do you want to work with Exxon?

How did you know about the job vacancies offered by Exxon?

Why should this company hire you instead of other applicants?

Are your hours flexible? Can you work weekends?

What are some ways to maintain a safe work environment?

How long do you plan to work with Exxon?

How will you extend quality customer service?

What will you do with customer complaints?

How well can you multi-task? Can you handle multiple duties at one time?

If you have caught fellow employees doing offenses against the company, what will you do?

Interview Tips

Exxon interviews will be conducted and you will be notified about it after few days from the time you have submitted the documents for the job application process. The Exxon interview process comes in numerous rounds of phone, panel job interviews. Exxon job interview questions are aimed too measure your customer service skill and education background, schedule availability and work experiences relevant to the position you have applied. During the scheduled interview, you will be able to impress the hiring officer when you are properly dressed and when you will be able to establish credibility and positive personality. Answer all the questions tactfully and will all honesty. You should demonstrate an excellent knowledge of gas station industry terms and trends. With this, you will definitely be hired.

How to apply

The best way to apply at an Exxon Mobil gas station is simply by requesting an application at the gas station itself.  You can apply for a job online, but you will find that this is for corporate based jobs only.