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Chevron Corporation earth science - chevron intern program in Perth, Australia

Job Title: Earth Science Intern

Role Type: Intern Program

Location: Perth, Australia

About the program

The Intern program provides students with 12 weeks of paid employment, giving you the opportunity to participate in the industry-leading oil and gas projects while acquiring practical skills relevant to your field of study.

We also provide education and training during the program to help cultivate your professional skills within a diverse, inclusive, supportive, and collaborative workplace.

We encourage candidates who self-identify as neurodivergent (Autistic, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Tourette's, etc.) to apply. The Intern Program is part of a Neurodiversity Inclusion Program and will include accommodations and support throughout.

About the role

During the Intern Program, you will work across the Subsurface teams comprising of Geologists, Geophysicists, and Engineers on a variety of projects designed to grow your capabilities and add business value. You can also expect cross-functional opportunities that increase your business knowledge as you collaborate to deliver results.

This role will be based in Chevron’s new building at One The Esplanade.

Eligibility / Requirements

For Earth Science, we encourage applications from motivated and talented university students with individual stream or combination of geology, earth science, physics, geophysical and geological disciplines or related disciplines, with a keen interest in the oil and gas industry.

To be eligible for the Chevron Intern Program applicants must be:

  • In their penultimate or final year of an undergraduate degree or postgraduates.

  • Effective communication skills with strong analytical skills and a focus on teamwork and collaboration.

  • Available for the specified duration of employment from 27 November 2023 until 16 February 2024.

  • Eligible to legally work and live in Australia permanently.

  • Committed to Chevron’s values of diversity and inclusion, integrity and trust, high performance, partnership and protecting people and the environment.


  • Participate in world-leading energy projects, advance your professional development and begin your career within an inclusive, collaborative and high-performing workplace.

  • A commitment to supporting work-life balance with flexible working arrangements, optional hybrid working model including remote and in-office working, and a compressed working week (nine-day fortnight) where applicable.

  • Direct industry experience, gaining exposure through working across Chevron Australia’s world class energy production facilities.

  • Opportunities to attend multiple industry learning events to further your earth science and energy industry knowledge.

  • A competitive remuneration package.

  • Health and wellness offerings including fitness classes, gym access and mental health support.

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

How to apply

Please ensure you attach your current resume, a cover letter and a copy of your academic transcript/statement of results to date (unofficial transcripts are acceptable) and click apply now.

Application dates

Applications for Chevron Australia’s 2023/24 Intern Program open on 27 February 2023 and close on 2 April 2023.

We reserve the right to amend or withdraw this posting prior to the advertised closing date.

About us

Chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies and through its Australian subsidiaries, has been present in Australia for almost 70 years. Chevron Australia operates two of Australia’s largest natural gas developments – the Gorgon and Wheatstone Projects, manages an equal one-sixth interest in the North West Shelf Venture and operates Australia’s largest onshore oilfield on Barrow Island. With the ingenuity and commitment of thousands of people, Chevron Australia - headquartered in Perth – is the focal point of some of Chevron’s most exciting projects globally and our employment opportunities will put you on the frontline to help deliver crucial new energy to the world.

At Chevron, we believe the future of energy is lower-carbon, and we are using our unique capabilities, assets, and expertise to deliver progress toward the global net-zero ambitions of the Paris Agreement. We strive for actions that drive measurable progress toward a lower-carbon future and believe society and investors want to see the results we are delivering today and hear our goals for the future. Our New Energies organization is focused on areas where we believe we can build competitive advantages and that target sectors of the economy that cannot be easily electrified. Hydrogen, CCUS, and offsets are at the core of this strategy and are an important part of the solution to the challenges of meeting the growing demand for affordable, reliable energy and addressing climate change.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion statement

Chevron Australia values inclusivity and promotes a workplace that actively seeks to welcome contributions from all people. We encourage people of all abilities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, diverse cultures, and backgrounds, LGBTIQ+ identities, and all age groups to apply.

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Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies. Through its subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide, the company is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and lubricants; manufactures and sells petrochemicals and additives; generates power; and develops and deploys technologies that enhance business value in every aspect of the company's operations. Chevron is based in San Ramon, Calif. More information about Chevron is available at

Chevron is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or other status protected by law or regulation.