Intern - Engineering Technician

Date: Sep 5, 2023

Location: Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73118

Company: Chesapeake Energy

Our core values — integrity and trust, respect, transparency and open communication, commercial focus and change leadership — are the lens through which we evaluate every business decision. As a dynamic, growing company that offers extremely competitive compensation and benefits, our employees are our most valued assets and the foundation of Chesapeake’s performance among our E&P competitors.

We seek applicants from all backgrounds to ensure we get the best, most creative talent on our team. We realize that, historically, underrepresented groups feel the need to be 100% qualified in order to apply. If you meet any combination of our requirements, we encourage you to apply. We strive to hire people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our company stronger.

Job Summary

This summer intern position provides technical and administrative support, under direct supervision, to assist with engineering and/or development planning operations. 

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs data management activities, which include loading/entering, verifying, manipulating, analyzing and reporting data related to engineering operations 
  • Performs simple engineering calculations and gathers/tabulates data 
  • Assists with coordinating data transfer and updating shared data sources among departments 
  • Utilizes software and/or programming languages to discover trends in operational data and reports.  Examples include Spotfire, PowerBI, Excel, Access, Python, R, etc.) 
  • Applies skills and concepts to ensure data integrity, data reliability and data accessibility throughout the group 
  • Compiles data, communicates, and provides information to engineers 
  • Performs other duties as assigned 

Job Specific Skills

  • Basic ability to use logic, critical thinking skills, and methods to solve complex problems with effective solutions 
  • Basic ability to quickly learn new corporate software 
  • Basic ability to build numerical and analytical tools using standard industry and corporate software 
  • Basic knowledge of PC/mainframe systems 
  • Basic knowledge of database application software 
  • Ability to use Excel and other analytical software for data manipulation 


Minimum: High school diploma or GED 

Minimum:  Enrolled and pursuing bachelor’s degree - from accredited university - Engineering Technology, Math, Science, Finance, Economics, or related field 

Preferred: Other - Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale


Chesapeake Energy takes necessary action to ensure that all applicants are treated without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other protected characteristic as established by law.


Chesapeake Energy Corporation's operations are focused on discovering and developing its large and geographically diverse resource base of unconventional oil and natural gas assets onshore in the United States.

Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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