Cenovus Energy Geoscience Technologist - New Grad in Calgary, Alberta

We’re a Canadian oil company committed to being a responsible developer of one of Canada’s most valuable resources – the oil sands. We apply fresh, progressive thinking to minimize our impact on the environment while safely producing energy resources the world needs. And we take great pride in what we do and in how we do it. We’re focused on the growth of our vast oil sands assets in northern Alberta, where we drill for oil and use specialized methods to pump it to the surface. We also have established conventional natural gas and oil production in Alberta and Saskatchewan and 50 percent ownership in two U.S. refineries.

Cenovus is looking for highly motivated and ambitious graduates to join our Geosciences Team. You will be entering our New Grad Development Program where in your first three to five years you will receive a breadth of experience through various job rotations throughout the Geoscience function.

These full-time positions will be based in Calgary.

  • Database management

  • Technical support for Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists

  • Construct cross sections

  • Establish geological databases (formations, LAS, core analysis, etc.) and maintain integrity/accuracy of data

  • Work using MS Windows and UNIX/Linux operating systems

  • Retrieve and organize log, core and fluid analyses as well as production data

  • Utilize log analysis software to generate data for mapping

  • Mapping – structure and reservoir mapping including volumetrics, plotting well information on activity maps

  • Preparation of presentation and report materials

  • Working with Geographic Information Systems (Geographix, Petrel, Petra, GeoScout or ArcGIS)

  • Loading and quality control of geophysical data

  • Legally entitled to work in Canada

  • Enrolled in or recently completed an Earth Science Technology, Geological Technology, Exploration Technology or Petroleum Technology Program

  • Available to begin work May 2017

  • 0-2 years of geoscience technology experience

  • A minimum cumulative and major GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

  • Strong computer knowledge of MS Office Suite. Experience working with Geographic Information Systems (Geographix, Petrel, Petra, GeoScout or ArcGIS)

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

  • Critical thinker and ability to work independently with limited supervision in a fast-paced, high-performing, team environment

  • Flexible to changing work demands and ability to prioritize

  • Innovative, with a strong desire to learn and the ability to encourage new ways of looking at problems, processes or solutions

  • Demonstrates collaboration by actively seeking out diverse people and organizations to collectively achieve business goal

  • Understanding of key safety principles and demonstrated safety leadership

Cenovus is committed to fostering a culture of employee development anchored by competencies that support our business objectives and the ongoing career development of employees. Our New Grad Development Program provides a breadth of experience by exposing you to multi-discipline roles. In addition, offers a depth of experience and development-focused program requirements to support a strong foundation for your success at Cenovus.

To apply for this position and be considered for an interview, please complete the following steps:

  • Please submit a cover letter, resume, and academic transcript as a single document (PDF is the best format)

  • Applications without a recent transcript will not be considered

  • Please indicate in your cover letter your areas of interest and any location preferences

Immediately following successful submission of your online application, you will receive an online message confirming Cenovus's receipt of your resume. Due to the anticipated volume of applications we are unable to respond to telephone inquiries about the status of your application.

ID: 9648

Asset Team/Group: Organization & People

Job Post End Date: 12/9/2016