chevron in Australia

chevron is one of the world’s leading integrated energy companies and has been present in Australia for more than 60 years

who are we

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.

The Gorgon Project is Australia's largest single resource project, and together with the Wheatstone Project - Australia's first LNG hub - cements Chevron’s position as a major LNG operator in Australia and globally.

With these exciting operating projects and ongoing exploration activities come genuine opportunities for career development and progression.

View our current opportunities in Australia here.

preferred employer

Chevron is proudly recognised as an employer of choice, guided by a vision of diversity and committed to equal employment opportunity. Diversity and inclusion is a core value at Chevron - we learn from and respect the cultures in which we operate. We have an inclusive work environment that values the uniqueness and diversity of individual talents, experiences and ideas.

"My current role in marketing LNG for the Gorgon and Wheatstone projects has been my most professionally satisfying experience due to the complexity of the contracts and the challenge of ongoing negotiations."

Bernie,

Marketing Advisor

When you join Chevron, you will be engaged in important and challenging work. We offer competitive remuneration packages, recognise and reward performance, care about our people, their health and safety, and the environment in which they work and live.

Our Perth headquarters are in the QV1 building on St. Georges Terrace. Our operations are based on Barrow Island and Onslow.

engineering opportunities

engineering opportunities

Chevron was honored with the 2015 Catalyst Award for efforts related to attracting, retaining, developing and advancing women at Chevron.

what you'll do

The nature and scope of our interests in Australia requires talented, committed individuals from a wide range of disciplines and skill-bases including operations, engineering and corporate disciplines.

We offer career opportunities for trainees, apprentices, graduates, operators and experienced professionals who demonstrate a personal philosophy that is aligned with the Chevron way.

You will be provided with opportunities to further develop your technical and professional skills whilst contributing to two of Australia’s largest oil and gas projects. Our operations utilise some of the latest technology and innovations within the oil and gas industry.

We value integrity, trust, diversity and ingenuity as a company and in our employees.

why join chevron

When you join Chevron, you will work with highly talented people on global projects that delivers Australia’s energy future. Our people and the values we demonstrate differentiate us from our competitors.

Our compensation and benefits programs are designed to be competitive within local labour markets and to meet the needs of employees living in Australia.

We offer our employees a range of benefits and programs including;

  • Workforce training and development 
  • Leadership development and mentoring programs 
  • Competitive base pay and superannuation 
  • Annual incentive performance based awards 
  • Death and disability insurance
  • Motor vehicle plans
  • Educational assistance
  • Gym membership
  • Professional subscriptions
  • Access to various health and wellness programs 
  • A nine-day working fortnight for eligible roles 
  • Australian Breastfeeding Association Accredited breastfeeding and carer's facilities

For rotational employees, our Gorgon and Wheatstone sites offer state of the art facilities including swimming pool, gym, recreation facilities and hold regular social events and activities.

For Onslow residential positions, Chevron offers attractive benefits including relocation and opportunity to live in newly constructed Chevron housing. These positions offer the opportunity to be a part of the Onslow community and to enjoy the unique lifestyle that the Pilbara region offers.

career development support

When you join Chevron, you’ll find a workplace committed to your professional development. No matter where you are on your career path, Chevron offers ongoing education, training and mentorships to help you develop your skills and expand your career. Chevron also offers employees the opportunity to participate in various employee diversity groups and volunteer programs.

wheatstone project overview

wheatstone project overview

Follow the progress of the Wheatstone Project in Western Australia, from its beginnings through to the first shipment of liquified natural gas.

how to apply

Chevron is currently recruiting for a range of roles including positions in production, maintenance, engineering and functional support. Chevron is also recruiting positions that will support Gorgon Stage 2 and Jansz Io Compression projects.

If you are a permanent Australian resident interested in combining your talents and ambition with those of our diverse high-performing team, we welcome your application.

We are actively seeking applications from Aboriginal Australian’s and women.

our hiring process

step 1

  • Apply to an open vacancy on our careers page by submitting your resume and outlining your qualifications, experience and key achievements
  • If there are no suitable vacancies, we encourage you to set up a job alert

step 2

  • If you meet the job requirements, you may receive a phone call from our Talent Sourcing team to discuss the position
  • If you are invited for interview, be ready to provide specific examples related to the job requirements and our Chevron Way

step 3

  • Post interview, you may be asked to provide a range of documentation, undergo a pre-employment medical and police clearance

step 4

  • We will advise you of your application status
  • If you are successful we will extend a formal offer

the story of gorgon

the story of gorgon

The Gorgon project is one of the world's largest natural gas projects and the largest single-resource development in Australia’s history.