Company: Chevron
Skills: Geoscientist
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Coraopolis, Pennsylvania, 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.

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 48,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Geoscience Technologist located in Coraopolis, PA Pennsylvania/United States through May 28, 2019 at 11:59 (Eastern Standard Time).

Requisition ID#400923


This position is to provide technical support for Geoscientists and the Reserves Team in AMBU to facilitate development and exploration of unconventional resources in the Appalachian Basin.


The position provides support for Geoscience technical work. The ability to make maps and cross sections will be used for reservoir characterization. Monitoring competitor activity and updating regional projects by downloading new core and log information will also be needed. Formatting data to be available in Geolog will also be necessary.

The successful applicant will be providing support for the Reserves Team. The applicant will work with Reservoir Engineers and Development Geologists to produce Reserves Category maps in ArcGIS and to help manage the Reserves database.

The position will also include part-time geosteering and well planning to support unconventional drilling operations. Providing information for regulatory reports, managing file cuttings, updating % in zone data, and assisting with well planning (e.g. GeoPrognosis and Lateral Hazard Maps) will be needed.

Attention to detail, a highly organized approach to work problems, and the ability to multi-task are essential traits given the large amount of data and the broad range of technical work being supported.

Required Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a Bachelor degree in geosciences
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience utilizing Earth Science Software (e.g. Petrel)
  • Previous Oil & Gas experience
  • Experience with Earth Science databases
  • Ability to make maps and cross sections
  • Familiarity with data-loading of subsurface information is required

Preferred Qualifications:
  • AcrGIS proficiency is strongly desired
  • Petrel, Geolog, Spotfire, and Excel experience
  • Experience with Geosteering and Well Planning, including StarSteer proficiency
  • Familiarity with Drilling concepts
  • Strong knowledge of Reserves and Resource booking methodologies
  • Basic knowledge of well logs and petrophysics

Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered.

International Options:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered

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, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breast-feeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability (including medical condition), military or veteran status, political preference, marital status, citizenship, genetic information or other status protected by law or regulation.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation, please email us at

Chevron participates in E-Verify in certain locations as required by law.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies. 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. Some of our specialties include generating power and produce geothermal energy; investing in profitable renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions; and developing the energy resources of the future, including researching advanced biofuels.


Our diverse and highly skilled workforce consists of approximately 64,700 employees, including more than 3,200 service station employees. At Chevron, we’re focused on safely delivering the energy needed to power human and economic progress worldwide. But how do we do that when harnessing fossil fuels can be inherently risky? To meet these challenges, Chevron has spent more than 20 years expanding systems that support a culture of safety and environmental stewardship that strives to achieve unequaled performance and prevent all serious incidents and fatalities. We call this Operational Excellence, and it drives everything we do. 


Diversity & Inclusion

We’re committed to reflecting in our workforce the rich diversity of cultures and racial and ethnic backgrounds in the communities where we live and work. We’re also devoted to encouraging a diversity of ideas.


Diversity is one of the cornerstones of our values, which we call The Chevron Way. The Chevron Way states:


“We learn from and respect the cultures in which we work. We value and demonstrate respect for the uniqueness of individuals and the varied perspectives and talents they provide. We have an inclusive work environment and actively embrace a diversity of people, ideas, talents and experiences.”


As a core value, diversity is critical to developing a talented, high-performing workforce needed for ongoing business success. The Chevron Way’s focus on people has helped establish a culture that attracts, develops and retains more diverse talent.


We Support Career & Personal Development

We value the importance of managing work/life priorities by offering flexible work schedules, on-site child care at some facilities, adoption assistance, dual-career couple support, scholarships and tuition reimbursement.


At Chevron, you’ll find a workplace committed to your professional development. You’ll receive support and tools to create your own career path, including education assistance support which pays up to 75% of the cost (including tuition, textbooks, lab fees, and registration and administration fees) for approved courses. To strengthen organizational capability, we develop our employees’ and contractors’ skills and experience through our Invest in People strategy. As part of this strategy, discussions focused on continually improving individual performance are held between managers and employees.




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