Company: Core Lab
Skills: Student / Recent Grad
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Godley, Texas, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

SUMMARYUnder the direct supervision of engineering personnel, the student/intern is responsible to work within an engineering team to assist with problem solving and provide engineering support of new and existing products. The student will obtain knowledge and direct application of engineering principles while supporting and learning the products and processes of the department and company. Ongoing training includes development of new engineering skills in the design, manufacturing, testing and operation of oilfield explosives mechanical hardware as well as deployment of perforating systems.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. These duties are carried out under the direct supervision of engineering personnel.Support and research into existing and new products. Development activities include the drafting and design of products.Responsible to conduct basic stress analysis of tools and learn the application of stress analysis to the development of products.Prepare testing procedures and assist in the assembly and testing of prototypes.Learn and utilize a variety of engineering software required to conduct development activities. Responsible to create testing procedures and test requests. May include direct involvement with testing programs and related personnel.Perform drafting duties (or may request/assign drafting duties) in preparation of new or revised drawings, artwork, and updating and archiving of engineering documents. Preparing layouts and drawings according to engineering specifications.All duties and functions to be performed within time parameters as set by departmental and project requirements. A professional attitude should be prevalent representing an eagerness to learn and strong customer awareness.Requires a high level of supervision and training to fulfill job responsibilities.EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCEEnrollment in either of the following programs; Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, physics, or related scientific field. Enrolled in or planning to enroll in various design and drafting courses including experience and/or training in the use of computer aided design software and engineering analysis software. LANGUAGE SKILLSAbility to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence and technical documentation. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the engineering department.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONSValid driver's license and a good driving record.
PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe employee will have a daily involvement in the assembly and testing of tools. Reasonable physical strength and aptitude is required to lift tool assemblies and test equipment including concrete targets and perforating guns. Further strength and aptitude is required to use a variety of power and hand tools. The operation of equipment is essential to job including powered industrial trucks and explosive assembly equipment (training will be provided). Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
WORK ENVIRONMENT The employee will be mainly in an office environment with regular exposure to manufacturing and testing facilities (including hands on work with assembly and testing of tools) and exposure to a manufacturing environment containing presses, lathes, mills, etc. The employee will have daily exposure to explosive materials, various metals and chemicals used in the manufacture of oilfield explosives products. There may be occasional exposure to various weather conditions (in the case of field or outdoor testing).
The job description here is representative of one that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

Core Laboratories is a leading provider of proprietary and patented Reservoir Description and Production Enhancement.


Located with over 70 offices in more than 50 countries in every major oil-producing province in the world. Core Laboratories remains dedicated to providing the technology our client’s need to enhance their production. We continue to develop and acquire technologies that complement our existing products and services, and we disseminate these technologies throughout our global network.


Our Clients are the world’s largest major, national and independent oil companies. Core Laboratories' reservoir optimization technologies are used to increase total recovery from existing fields. Our services enable our clients to optimize reservoir performance and maximize hydrocarbon recovery from their production fields.


Core Laboratories has taken extensive measures to ensure the services and data provided by all of our worldwide companies are of the highest quality and integrity. Our commitment to applying and developing new technologies to optimize reservoir performance is unsurpassed in the oilfield service industry. This commitment to technology and to our client’s bottom line makes Core Laboratories, The Reservoir Optimization Company™.


Our Culture has been defined by over 70 years of business built on the principles of integrity and ethical conduct in the support of our clients. Our continuing primary goal is “to produce a quality product on time at a competitive price” in a manner consistent with these principles. The integrity of our company and ability to provide quality products and services to our clients are the essence of our business.


These same ethical standards are what we expect from our employees. We could not accomplish the extraordinary results we have in our past and will in our future without talented and dedicated employees – such as we have now.


It is the talented and dedicated employees that have positioned Core Laboratories as the leading provider of reservoir- optimizing technologies. You can feel and see this in our culture. Core Laboratories strives to create an environment for our employees so they can advance in their careers enabling both the company and its employees to build value. Our inclusive culture thrives on team-work and mutual respect for our differences. There are opportunities for everyone to grow.