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Drilling & Completions Intern

Date: Aug 19, 2019

Are you looking for a career opportunity with hands-on technical experience and professional mentorship in a diverse and collaborative environment?


If so, then look no further.


Chevron Canada is actively seeking students to participate in our internship program. This program is designed to give students exposure to the complexities and intricacies of the oil and gas industry with valuable hands-on work experience. It also highlights potential career opportunities offered upon graduation.


Chevron provides:


  • Hands-on technical work projects which will expand your knowledge of the industry and accelerate your professional development.
  • Training of industry and Chevron proprietary applications.
  • Exposure to the latest technologies for exploration, production and reservoir management in a workplace dedicated to digital acceleration.
  • Collaborative, high-performance work environments where integrity, diversity and teamwork are valued.
  • Long-term growth opportunities within the company.


About Chevron

Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies. We explore for, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute transportation fuels and lubricants; manufacture and sell petrochemicals and additives; and develop and deploy technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company’s operations.  


Our success is driven by our people and their commitment to get results the right way – by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovative technologies and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth. We take great pride in enabling human progress by developing the energy that improves lives and powers the world forward. 


Chevron Canada has been responsibly developing Canada’s abundant energy resources for more than 80 years. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Chevron Canada has interests in oil sands projects and liquids-rich shale gas acreage in Alberta; exploration, development and production projects offshore Newfoundland and Labrador; a proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) project and shale acreage in British Columbia; and exploration and discovered resource interests in the Beaufort Sea region of the Northwest Territories. 


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This internship opportunity has a targeted duration of 12 months, beginning in January 2020.


Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Drilling & Completions Intern in Calgary; Canada until Sunday, September 22, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).


Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:


  • Assist completion engineers in preparing detailed well designs and developing probabilistic time and cost estimates.
  • Assist with the generation of HSE Assurance Plans, Contracting Strategies and Regulatory Approvals prior to drilling and completion operations.
  • Assist in benchmarking performance and documenting lessons learned for future operations.
  • Assist in research of emerging technologies and innovations in an effort to optimize drilling and completion performance and increase operational efficiencies.
  • Assist an integrated asset development and/or exploration team, including drilling, completions and geology representatives.
  • Perform supervised field trips to Wellsites to witness active completions operations as required.
  • General engineering related projects as assigned by the Engineering Team Lead – Completions.




  • Pursuing Bachelor’s degrees in Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
  • Demonstrated high level of academic performance.
  • Good communication, leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills
  • Strong work ethic with internal drive to succeed
  • Strong computer applications knowledge (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Data Analytics Tools – spotfire, Accumap)
  • Previous oil and gas related internship experience is an asset.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada


Relocation Options:

Relocation will be considered within Chevron parameters.


Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.

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