Sustainability and Western's Mission and Values
Our Mission: To be a top tier petroleum refining, logistics, retail, and wholesale marketing company as measured by safe and reliable operations, superior financial performance, and profitable growth.
At Western Refining, we will accomplish our Mission through a steadfast focus on our Core Values:
Commitment to the Environment, Health, and Safety
We are committed to operating our business in a safe, reliable, and environmentally responsible manner. The safety of our employees, contractors, and neighbors is integral to all of our decisions and activities. We will consistently identify opportunities for improvement, always striving to raise the expectations of our safety performance. We are committed to reducing the environmental impact of our operations and to putting health and safety and our environment first, above all else.
Commitment to Complying with all Applicable Laws and Regulations
We follow the laws, rules and regulations that apply to us and believe in acting with honesty and integrity in everything we do. Sound corporate governance will guide all of our business dealings and we will always hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards.
Commitment to the Communities in Which We Live and Operate
We are passionate about being good neighbors and making our communities better places to live. We believe in giving back, not only with financial resources, but also through the resources of our people – with their time, knowledge, and talents. We consider it a privilege to conduct our business in the communities in which we operate and will promote and support the sustainable social and economic well-being of those communities.
Commitment to our Employees
We are dedicated to creating a performance-based culture where employees can develop to their full potential; encouraging ownership and accountability; promoting diversity, teamwork, and communication at all levels, and fostering an environment of growth and success. We will treat everyone fairly and with respect.
Commitment to Continuous Improvement
Our corporate culture is driven by innovation, standards of excellence, and ever-increasing expectations. We will consistently review our processes and procedures to identify ways in which we can improve. It is our belief that we create our own destiny and we consider a constructive attitude towards change essential to that end.
Corporate Social Responsibility
By adhering to our Core Values, we ensure Western continues to be an example of the positive effects that come from always doing what's right. We consider it a privilege to conduct our business and operate in ways that support the sustainable social and economic well-being of our communities.
Please read our Corporate Social Responsibility Report to learn more.