Presented by Monte Alexander, Keefe Richards, Katie Foster, Kim Blocker, Ryan Binkley, Alysha Smith, Jamie Curtis, and Danelle Miller British Petroleum
Mission of BP • To maintain integrity, to treat everyone with respect and dignity, to strive for mutual advantage, and to contribute to human progress.
Purpose of BP • Provides customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services, and petrochemical products for everyday items. • Upholds the responsibility to society and the environment; to provide a solid work environment.
Company Values • Four core values: • Progressive • Responsible • Innovative • Performance Driven
Inside the Business • FLAT TEAM-BASED ORGANIZATION • MENTOR AND BUDDY SYSTEM • 6 ROLE ROTATION SYSTEM
Inside the Business • VIRTUOUS CIRCLE MODEL OF COMMUNICATION- KNOWLEDGE SHARING • VIRTUAL TEAM NETWORK • EXTENSIVE TRAINING PROGRAMS INCLUDING LEADERSHIP TRAINING FOR POTENTIAL MANAGERS
BP Themes • Main goals: • Reduce waste, emissions, and discharges in order to use energy efficiently wherever it operates • Three primary areas: • On the road • For the home • For business
Working Relationships • BP is committed to the safety and development of its people and the communities and societies in which it operates. • It aims to avoid on the job accidents, harm to people, and damage to the environment. • They’ve employed 97,600 in 100 countries, including North and South America, Africa, Asia, Australia, and Europe.
Impact on Families • Supports educational institutions all over the world that research and examine the causes of and solutions to global climate change. • Aims to raise awareness about environmental impact to its customers.
Products and Services • On the Road • Gas stations • Motor Oil and Lubricants • Route and Journey Planners • For the Home • Liquefied Petroleum Gas • Solar Powered Energy • Business • Air BP • Gas and Power Energy
Brands • BP • Castrol • Arco • Aral • AM/PM • Wild Bean Café
Research and Development • BP Ultimate, premium automotive fuel delivers improved engine performance and reduces pollution. • In 2006 BP announced plans to invest $500 million dollars over the next 10 years to establish a dedicated bioscience lab to research new fuels for transportation.
Interview Questions • Why is this position available? • Can you describe the typical workday for someone in this position? • What is your management style? • Why did you come to work here? • What keeps you here?
How to Apply • SELF ASSESSMENT QUESTIONNAIRE • PROGRAM WIZARD • APPLY ONLINE
During the Interview • SELL YOURSELF • EVALUATE THE POSITION • GET COMMITMENT FOR THE NEXT STEP IN THE PROCESS