Intern - Geoscience Technician

Date: Dec 1, 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 intern position analyzes, enters, verifies, and loads geoscience data under direct supervision to provide technical support to the Geoscience department.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Performs basic data management activities (loads/enters, verifies, manipulates, analyzes, and prepares reports of geoscience data).
  • Applies skills and concepts to ensure data integrity, data reliability and data accessibility throughout the group. 
  • Provides technical and administrative support to Geoscientists performing geological, geophysical, or petrophysical assignments.
  • Performs basic assignments, such as maintaining files/records, performing simple calculations, and gathering/tabulating data for Geoscientists.
  • 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. 
  • Able to learn department specific software and system applications.
  • Able to learn common oil and gas terminology and basic data types.
  • Basic knowledge of PC/mainframe systems 
  • Demonstrates intermediate Microsoft Excel skills with capability to become expert user.
  • Able to recognize errors and seek solutions in a methodical manner.
  • Understands file storage systems, conversions, networks, and basic data management techniques.


Minimum: High school diploma or GED 

Minimum:  Enrolled and pursuing bachelor’s degree - from accredited university

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

Additional Qualifications

  • Preferred skills in the following:
    • SQL
    • Data analytics
    • Spotfire/PowerBI
    • GIS


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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