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No.Job TitleCompany NameLocationPosted
1Project Engineer Oil & Gas/Industrial InitiativeThe Mannik & Smith Group, Inc.- Detroit, MI10 days ago
2Hazardous Waste Management - Lab TechBrunel- San Ramon, CA
3Project EngineerBrunel- Calgary, Canada
4Engineer Reservoir AdvisorApache
5Site Safety ManagerAegion Corporation- Rodeo, CA,
9Principal Reservoir EngineerBaker Hughes
10Turnaround Support PlannerBrunel- Edmonton, Canada
11Construction CoordinatorBrunel- Calgary, Canada
12Terminal OperatorBrunel- Port Moody, Canada
13Mechanical Field Service EngineerBrunel- Bentley, Australia
14Construction Site LeadBrunel- Calgary, Canada
15Mechanical Engineer - Qatari National OnlyOccidental Petroleum- Navigation Plaza, Qatar, Qatar
16Electrical TechnicianOccidental Petroleum- Pecos, Texas, United States
17Production EngineerOccidental Petroleum- Hahnville, Louisiana, United States
18Staff Facilities EngineerLaredo Petroleum- Midland, TX
19Chemical Treatment SpecialistOccidental Petroleum- Midland, Texas, United States
20Financial AnalystOccidental Petroleum- Houston, Texas, United States
21Human Resources ManagerOccidental Petroleum- Pasadena, Texas, United States
22Lab SupervisorOccidental Petroleum- Wichita, Kansas, United States
23WelderOccidental Petroleum- Wichita, Kansas, United States
24Maintenance Engineer - Inspections Program LeadOccidental Petroleum- Convent, Louisiana, United States
25Well Performance Specialist - ProductionOccidental Petroleum- Carlsbad, New Mexico, Midland, United States, Texa
26Production Tech I - FTOccidental Petroleum- Denver City, Texas, United States
27Well Performance Specialist - ProductionOccidental Petroleum- Carlsbad, New Mexico, Midland, United States, Texa
28Well Performance Specialist - ProductionOccidental Petroleum- Carlsbad, New Mexico, Midland, United States, Texa
29Master Thesis Amine systems BP Rotterdam RefineryBP- Rotterdam, Netherlands
30Area InspectorSuncor- Commerce City, Colorado, United States
31Senior Analyst, Crude AccountingSuncor- Calgary, Alberta, Canada
32Analyst, Risk Based InspectionSuncor- Commerce City, Colorado, United States
33PHMSA/IMP Records SpecialistPlains All American Pipeline- Midland, TX
34Production Engineer - II/SeniorEP Energy- Houston, TX
35SHIPPING / RECEIVING CLERKIntertek Moody- Deer Park ,Texas ,United States
36Material Handler - HendersonENGlobal-
37Accounting Clerk - APENGlobal-
38Completions EngineerWPX Energy- Tulsa, OK
39Manager, Refinery Supply AccountingSuncor- Calgary, Alberta, Canada
40Geo-Mapping Analyst, Asset Management, 18 mth contract opportunityBP- Melbourne, Australia
41Measurement TechnicianMarkWest Energy Partners- Cadiz, OH, US
42Laboratory AnalystShell- Tabangao Batangas, Philippines
43Terminal OperatorPhillips 66- Linden, New Jersey
44I & E TechnicianMarkWest Energy Partners- Cadiz, OH, US
45Logistics AdminShell- Manila, Philippines
46Scheduler/PlannerMarkWest Energy Partners- Washington, PA, US
47Scheduler/PlannerMarkWest Energy Partners- Langley, KY, US
48Accounts Receivable CoordinatorIntertek Moody- Houston ,Texas ,United States
49Land AdministratorAirswift- Red Deer, Alberta
50NGL Senior SchedulerMarkWest Energy Partners- Denver, CO, US
51Patent Agent (Houston, TX)Shell- Houston, United States
52Engineering Technician ApprenticeBP- Pangbourne, United Kingdom
53Senior Analyst, Middleware and Identity ManagementSuncor- Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
54Coordinator, Mine EntrySuncor- Fort Hills, Wood Buffalo, Alberta, Canada
55Coordinator, Labour ServicesSuncor- Fort Hills, Wood Buffalo, Alberta, Canada
56Customer Service Engineer - DrillingWeir Oil & Gas- Basra, IQ
57Advisor, Case ManagementSuncor- Calgary, Alberta, Canada
58Occupational Health Nurse, Kwinana Refinery, 12 MonthsBP- Kwinana, Australia
59Blending & Scheduling Principle EngineerBP- Sunbury-on-Thames, United Kingdom Naperville, Illi
60Project Coordinator, DownstreamSuncor- Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Exxon Mobil is the largest publicly traded oil & gas Company, with global operations in exploration, refining, and chemicals, they have been in business for over 125 years. They have other interests other than just petroleum as well and possesses the highest number of entry level positions in this field. They are, quite literally, always hiring new people for entry level positions and it is a great company to kick-start your professional journey. Their long period of business can also mean that they are going to be doing business for a very long time which can also mean job stability as well.

Shell & Saudi Aramco

Saudi Arabian national oil company is the biggest oil and gas company in the entire world. Shell is yet another global leader that you can begin your career with, they got active operations in 70 different countries and if you really enjoy traveling, this could be a great place to start. There is also lots of room to grow with in Shell and can take you from entry level petroleum engineer to something much higher. They also have significant upstream operations in exploration and production in the Gulf of Mexico just off the coast of the US if you would prefer to stay within the states.


Even though Chevron considers themselves as an integrated energy company, there are many entry level jobs available to kick start your career in petroleum engineering. They don’t just focus on exploration and production but are also involved in generation and production of energy. Their main focus is innovative solutions in the natural resources sector and may allow you to stretch your wings and assist more in the development of these innovative solutions. This provides you with a company that will allow you to grow into the petroleum engineering field and teach you how to maximize the production of existing and new resources while remaining responsible for extraction and delivery with high focus on the environment.

[su_quote  class=”su-quote”]Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.
-Steve Jobs[/su_quote]


These companies offer many types of entry level positions for petroleum engineering, and if you aren’t yet qualified for those positions, they offer plenty of internships that you can take advantage of while you continue to work on getting your degree and completing your education. This allows you to begin your career as well as use the knowledge you are gaining in school to become a petroleum engineer. With these companies you may also be able to transfer effortlessly from intern to an entry level position within the company as soon as you graduate or receive your degrees.

Exxon/Mobil, Shell, and Chevron are just a few of the best companies that you can find entry level positions with. There are also companies such as Occidental and Conoco Phillips that also offer entry level positions and internships that will help you grow into your career. Another thing you may want to consider as you look into these companies, is their values and main focuses. It is a good idea to find a company that shares your values and will help you stay true to those values throughout your employment with them.