Diversity Builds the Team. Inclusion Fuels the Teamwork.
Valero is a company built on the power of ideas. An exceptional blend of diverse talents, backgrounds and problem-solvers, with a greater mission in mind: Work together to create quality products that fuel our lives and fill community needs. For the past 40 years, we have , and always will be, one Team Valero.

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In Our Workplace

As Team Valero, we strive every day to foster a safe, supportive environment in which individual differences, cultures and backgrounds are valued.

See how Valero is supporting the needs of expectant mothers in our company.

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In Our Teams

We search our local workforce and other communities to find top talent to drive excellence in field operations and throughout the company.

We also support our nation's military. Valero contracts with the Department of Defense and provides resources and career support for military veterans.

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Moving Forward Together

Now more than ever, Valero recognizes the value and benefits of a diverse workforce and the impact that comes from truly inclusive teams. It is more than doing the right thing. We embrace the opportunity to educate ourselves in ways that correct bias and inequality where it exists, and ensure that we lead, cultivate and develop talent inclusively.

Committed to Diversity

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"I am a first-generation college graduate and lawyer in my family. Every day that I walk through the door of this great company, I am who I am, never compromising the values which have been instilled in me by those who paved the way for so many like me."

Stephanie H. Vice President Litigation

Women in Engineering

Valero supports women's pursuit of fulfilling careers in the energy industry, and encourages the study of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) for all.

See how Valero employees are helping to shape the future for women in engineering.

Fueling Futures for Women in Energy

Valero pursues diversity and inclusion in all aspects of employment, and celebrates the impact and contributions made by women throughout our company, contributing exceptional talent, commitment and leadership in every aspect of our business.

Women in Leadership (AFPM Profiles):

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Leadership

  • Three of Valero's eleven board members are women
  • Valero was named Winning “W” Companies whose boards are comprised of 20% or more women, by 2020 Women on Boards
  • Three directors – H. Paulett Eberhart, Kimberly S. Greene and Deborah Platt Majoras – were included on a list of “2018 Most Influential Corporate Board Directors” by Women Inc. magazine.

“I think our success is really driven by working with each other and being open to each other and our differences; being able to overcome and accomplish everything that’s set for us to do.”

Viviana C. Sr. Manager Demurrage Transportation

“There are so many diverse cultural groups and so many people from different backgrounds, that in addition to learning professionally from them, it gives me an opportunity to learn and grow personally.”

Karthik V. Business Systems Support Specialist