Geology Summer Student

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Location: Calgary, AB, CA

Job ID: 17722

Devon Canada Corporation is an experienced player in heavy oil, with more than 20 years of cold flow heavy oil production in Lloydminster and Bonnyville, Alberta, and steam assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) heavy oil operations in the Athabasca region of northeastern Alberta. Exponential growth in our Jackfish 1, 2 and 3 operations has led to in excess of 100,000 BOED of best-in-class production. Devon Canada knows heavy oil – and it’s what we do best. We pioneered using saline water in the SAGD process, completely eliminating the use of fresh water in our operations and we have the most vigorous wildlife monitoring program in the industry. Our almost 1500 employees are committed to maximizing our assets and finding solutions to help us work faster, safer and better. We’ve made the list of Fortune 100’s Best Companies to Work For for seven straight years. Just watch where we go from here. www.devonenergy.com

Geology Summer Student
Calgary Office

The Geosciences department is focused on building a diverse portfolio of high-impact heavy oil opportunities for medium and long term production growth.   Our organization is built around teamwork utilizing the contributions of each individual to create and sustain successful projects. 

The 4-month summer student positions will commence May 6, 2019 and be based in Calgary.

Duties and Responsibilities

Work with your mentor and team to complete a relevant geological project that will add value to Devon Canada by carrying out the following work:

  • Perform interpretation of a variety of geologic and production data sets, mapping various geologic parameters, performing data analytics to look for correlation and causation
  • Use core interpretation and analyses to understand the effects of reservoir properties on hydrocarbon production
  • Learn and use the appropriate geologic and data analytical computer applications to complete your project
  • Present your project results in several meetings to your team, manager, and a group of senior geotechnical individuals

Qualifications 

  • You will have completed third year geology in an Earth Science program at a Canadian University by May 2019; or you are returning in the fall of 2019 to pursue a Masters or PHD in Geology

Why work for Devon?

Devon Energy’s core values emphasize openness, teamwork and results. Employees who work at Devon Energy experience:

  • work-life balance,
  • a fun working environment,
  • consideration for long-term employment,
  • an “open-door” office environment,
  • the opportunity to learn and enhance skills, and
  • working for a successful company that maintains a “small company” work environment.

Application Process

Individuals interested in pursuing this opportunity are encouraged to submit their resume, cover letter and transcripts at devonenergy.com. Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

This posting may close earlier than the deadline indicated if a suitable candidate is identified.  We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.
Devon is an inclusive and diverse employer.


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