Engineering Intern

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As an employer, we foster an exciting culture of innovation that offers challenging and dynamic work to unlock the potential of our people. We are collaborative, fast-paced, engaged and relentlessly focused on our goals.

Attracting and retaining the right people is the key to our business strategy. We provide our employees with a variety of career growth opportunities and programs that recognize and reward demonstrated results. Our work environment promotes knowledge sharing, transparency and innovation.

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US Engineering Intern 
Ovintiv’s success is based on its people and the company strives to hire the very best. Ovintiv looks for those who pursue innovation, bring leadership and passion to their work and strengthen the team they join.
 Ovintiv’s program is a comprehensive summer internship designed to provide a solid foundation of knowledge and experiential training while giving students the opportunity to apply what they are learning in school in a real-world setting. As an intern you will spend the summer working closely with an experienced mentor and be assigned a project and various other responsibilities intended to provide you with learning opportunities while delivering meaningful contributions to Ovintiv.

 To ensure interns are given relevant, value-add and meaningful assignments we do not create specific work assignments until April. Previous interns have studied optimization of mud motors on drilling rigs, performed rate transient analysis worked on completion design efficiency, analyzed automated communication between wells, optimized gas processing equipment, implemented a water disposal well and optimized drill bit selection and performance. As an engineering intern you will likely be placed in one of the below roles: 

Reservoir: providing technical and economic analysis to help establish a development strategy for our resource plays to include well planning, spacing, recovery, etc.
Drilling: designing and implementing drilling and work-over programs to develop our producing properties at a maximum economic rate
Completions: overseeing the design and execution of completions for wells drilled including well planning, casing design, material and equipment selection, evaluation, stimulation design, quality assurance and post-job evaluation.
Production: evaluating well performance and developing new techniques and approaches to enhance production rates and reduce operating costs
Facilities: designing and maintaining gathering and processing facilities including pipelines, compressor stations and gas processing and treating facilities to ensure that gas flows from the wellhead to the sale point.

If you are interested in working in the exciting energy industry and want to gain valuable real-world experience to help launch your career then Ovintiv is the place for you!
must be pursuing a Bachelors or Masters in Engineering (Chemical, Mechanical or Petroleum)
must be enrolled as a full-time student through December 2022
3.0 or higher GPA
available May 16 – August 4, 2022
Ovintiv values the contribution of new talent and recruits ambitious, high-performing students who are committed to excellence. At Ovintiv, you will work on challenging and rewarding hands-on projects that apply and expand your business and technical skills. You will have opportunities to demonstrate your initiative and determination in ways that make a positive impact on Ovintiv and further develop your talents.
Students selected for an interview will be contacted to arrange a suitable interview time. No telephone inquiries, please; only those students selected for an interview will be contacted. We thank you for your interest in working at Ovintiv and wish you success in your job search.
Ovintiv is an EEO/AA employer

At Ovintiv, we value diversity and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.

Please note that due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to respond to any individual inquiry about the status of your application.

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