Updated: Apr 24 2012
||Drilling Engineering, Petroleum Engineering
||Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
||Midland, TX, US
||Full Time Salaried Employee
Closed - No longer accepting applications
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 62,000 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 based in San Ramon, California.
Drilling and Completions at Chevron:
We hold strategic positions in some of the world's largest and most productive oil and gas regions. The approximately 1,400 people in the Drilling & Completions (D&C) team work in some of the world's most challenging technical and operating environments.
The D&C "Clear Leader" philosophy provides us with a passion for safety and environmental protection, leadership for the development of new and innovative drilling and completions technology, and a commitment to the education and development of our workforce.
Chevron's Midcontinent Alaska Business Unit (MCA) is accepting online applications for Completions Engineer positions that will be responsible for planning onshore developments, workovers and well intervention program for wells in North America.
MCA manages Chevron's onshore oil and gas production assets in the central Lower 48 states in the contiguous U.S., extending from Wyoming to south Texas, as well as its onshore and offshore assets in the Cook Inlet and North Slope regions of Alaska. MCA is headquartered in Houston, Texas, with major offices in Midland, Texas, and Anchorage, Alaska, and produces roughly 250,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (BOED). The business unit operates crude oil and natural gas-producing assets in eight states, and is also involved in numerous non-operated joint ventures throughout the U.S., which account for roughly 30 percent of total business unit production.
Completion engineers work as part of a functional group that supports asset teams. The position is responsible for performing technical completion engineering including completion design, cost estimates, project planning, operations support and review of rig and equipment requirements. The Completion Engineer develops completion programs and procedures, including endorsements and approvals. Selected candidates will participate in field reviews, peer reviews, optimization studies, and gather local operational knowledge/experience. The Engineer will apply Capital Stewardship principles, Decision Analysis, Risk Assessment and Completion Engineering practices. Completion engineers are expected to be active members of Chevron's Global D&C Networks & Communities of Practice to capture and share lessons learned and best practices with the work group and global D&C community.
Open positions are located in Houston, Texas, Midland, Texas and Grand Junction, Colorado.
Bachelors degree in an Engineering discipline
Minimum of 5 years completion design and operations experience, preferably land operations.
Knowledge of well design and completion operations, with capability to ensure safe, consistent and high performance operation is desired. Previous experience with frac stimulation is beneficial.
Must be able to effectively represent D&C in multifunctional teams.
Must have strong oral and written communication skills.
Must have excellent organizational skills.
Proven experience in the practice of D&C project management and performance processes (focus on performance improvement, risk management, category management).
Ability to direct and coordinate the work activities of suppliers, third party resources and other completion engineers.
Candidate must be willing and able to travel to field operation sites as needed.
Candidate must be capable of effectively mentoring lesser experienced personnel.
Previous experience with shale/tight gas is a plus.
Relocation may be considered within Chevron parameters.
Expatriate assignments will not be considered.
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