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Petroleum Engineering Intern

St. John's, Canada

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.

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 in a workplace dedicated to digital acceleration.
  • Collaborative, high-performance work environments where integrity, diversity and teamwork are valued.

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.

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Chevron has been responsibly developing Canada's abundant energy resources for more than 80 years. Our success is driven by our people and their commitment to getting 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 affordable, reliable, ever-cleaner energy that improves lives and powers the world forward. To learn more about Chevron Canada, visit

This internship opportunity has a targeted duration of 4 months, beginning on May 2, 2022. 

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Petroleum Engineering Intern in St. John’s, Newfoundland until Monday, January 31th, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

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

  • Provide production engineering support for key Atlantic Canada assets Hibernia and Hebron. 
  • Work in a multi-discipline team to assess reservoir performance and uncertainties, monitor production and report key performance indicators.
  • Monitor active well performance and share technical observations with the team. Work with senior engineers to evaluate optimization strategies, if applicable.
  • Support reservoir development planning efforts by developing forecasts and recoverable estimates.
  • Support other Petroleum Engineers and Earth Scientists within the Atlantic Canada team with ad hoc requests and projects.
  • Actively participate as a partner with peer Engineering and Operations teams to ensure personal & process safety, environmental, reliability, regulatory compliance, and business objectives are achieved.


  • Pursuing Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum, Chemical, Mechanical or Civil Engineering disciplines will be considered.
  • 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).
  • Previous oil and gas related internship experience is an asset.
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Relocation Options:
Relocation may 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. 

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

Job ID: aaa938ab6bdb9511ab58b058daf5c79c9b3cf66591363cfcb67be221aac5efb1
Employment Type: Other