Chevron Corporation Vacation Student - Drilling and Completions in Perth, Australia

Who We Are

Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies and is consistently voted one of the top graduate employers in Australia’s Top 75 Graduate Employers survey.

Offering some of the most dynamic career opportunities in the industry, Chevron Australia – headquartered in Perth – leads the Gorgon and Wheatstone natural gas projects, and manages world-class operations and exploration activities.

Chevron offers vacation students the opportunity to gain valuable insight into the culture of the company, and experience the wide range of career opportunities available, whilst gaining invaluable on the job experience.

Drilling and Completions Engineering Vacation Employment Program

Chevron Australia is inviting petroleum, chemical/process and mechanical engineering students with a keen interest in the oil and gas industry to apply for a 12-week vacation employment placement within our Perth office.

As part of the vacation program you will have the opportunity to learn how a Drilling and Completions department of a global oil and gas business supports projects of various complexities to meet the diverse needs of our stakeholders.

You will also gain a better understanding of what a career as a Drilling and Completions Engineer or Well Intervention Engineer involves, and the opportunities it affords.

Placements on offer will see students working on some of Chevron’s world-class projects as part of our Drilling and Completions or Reliability and Efficiency teams’.

Following completion of the 12-week program, vacation students who consistently perform above expectations may be considered for full time graduate positions upon graduation from their studies, where roles are available.

Who We Are Looking For

Applicants will be:

  • In their penultimate or final years of a petroleum, chemical/process and mechanical engineering undergraduate, Honours, Masters of Engineering or PhD degree

  • Performing at a consistently high academic standard

  • Excellent communicators with strong analytical skills and a focus on teamwork

  • Committed to Chevron’s values of trust, partnership and integrity and achieving an incident and injury free environment

  • Available for the specified duration of employment from 27 November 2017 until 16 February 2018

  • Eligible to legally work and live in Australia permanently

The following requirements are not compulsory but will be highly regarded:

  • Work experience in related and non-related areas will be held in high regard as will demonstrated involvement in extracurricular and community/volunteer activities

How to Apply

Applications for Chevron Australia’s vacation employment program are open from Friday 14 July until Friday 28 July 2017.

To find out more information and to apply, please visit the careers section of Chevron Australia website at http://careers.chevron.com/australia/ .

Please note, this program is only open to Australian and New Zealand citizens and Australian permanent residents. Relocation assistance will not be provided for the duration of the placement.