Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies with subsidiaries that conduct business across the globe. The company's success is driven by the ingenuity and commitment of approximately 60,000 employees who operate across the energy spectrum. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and other energy products and services; manufactures and sells petrochemical products; generates power and produces geothermal energy; and develops and commercializes the energy resources of the future, including biofuels and other renewables.
Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of entry-level Drilling and Completions Engineers located in:
- Bakersfield, California
- Covington, Louisiana
- Houston, Texas
- Midland, Texas
Entry-level Drilling and Completion Engineers (Horizons Program) work as Drill Site Managers for on-site drilling operations including exploratory wells, development wells and significant work over operations on producing wells. After two to three years of experience, these engineers will move into the office and work as a drilling engineer, planning wells and/or managing rig operations or as a completions engineer. Typical responsibilities for drilling engineering include: cost estimation, bit and drill string design, casing and cement design, and mud program design. Typical responsibilities for completions engineering include: cost estimation, well completion design including fracture or sand control design, well completion fluid recommendation, production tubing string design and effective nodal analysis, including understanding the integrated production system to effectively optimize production.
Opportunities to transfer to overseas locations usually begin after five years of experience. Opportunities for engineers on the Horizons Program may exist to transfer to other engineering jobs at Chevron such as those in the petroleum engineering or facility engineering function. Mobility is encouraged as there are many opportunities for Chevron D&C engineers to work in a variety of assignments at different locations, both domestic and international.
- Students completing the last year of the requirements for their Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate degree in Petroleum, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or individuals with a Bachelors, Masters or Doctorate degree in Petroleum, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering degree with less than 2 years of directly related work experience.
- GPA - 2.5 or above
- Strong academic performance in core programs, communication, leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills are of extreme importance.
- Position may require driving on a routine basis.
Relocation may be considered within Chevron parameters.
Additional Application Instructions:
Please submit your resume and unofficial transcript(s) for review.
Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status
Chevron regrets that it will not sponsor employment visas or consider individuals on time-limited visa status for this position unless the candidate possesses a Ph.D. or is currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program.
This position may involve ETC technologies that are subject to U.S. export controls and trade sanctions. These export control laws apply to individuals who are (a) not U.S. citizens, permanent resident aliens, temporary resident aliens, applicants for temporary resident status, refugees, or asylees; and who are also (b) current citizens or permanent residents of a country that is subject to comprehensive trade sanctions under U.S. export control law, http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/Pages/default.aspx. As such, we regret that we would be unable to provide a meaningful internship experience at ETC for you because under government regulations, ETC would not be able to allow access to such technologies absent an authorization from the U.S. government. For this reason, ETC is not considering applicants who are current citizens and/or permanent residents of countries subject to comprehensive U.S. trade sanctions.
Regulatory Disclosure for US Positions:
Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.
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