chevron in Colombia

chevron began exploring for oil in Colombia in the late 1920s and made crude oil and natural gas discoveries during the 1960s and 1970s

Chevron plays an integral role in meeting Colombia's energy needs, producing enough natural gas to meet more than half of the nation's domestic demand. Production activities are focused on two natural gas fields - one offshore and one onshore. 

who we hire

Chevron values integrity, trust, diversity and ingenuity as a company and in our employees. In Colombia, Chevron hires full-time employees with education and experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • Commercial
  • Corporate affairs
  • Earth science (geology and geophysics)
  • Engineering (facilities, mechanical, maintenance, gas, petroleum, chemical, reservoir)
  • Finance and accounting
  • Health, environment and safety
  • Human resources
  • Information technology
  • Legal
  • Marketing
  • Supply chain management


In addition to full-time positions, Chevron provides internship opportunities and a formal training program.


Internships are available for outstanding university students. Paid internship assignments generally last anywhere from six months to two years. When you participate, you'll:

  • Gain hands-on experience by participating in live projects.
  • Explore skills under the supervision and guidance of experienced professionals.
  • Use our internship program as a gateway to explore job opportunities with Chevron after graduation. 

horizons training program

Horizons is a formal five-year training program available to recent graduates with education in the following areas:

  • Engineering
  • Geology/ earth sciences
  • Health, environment and safety
  • Supply chain management
  • Information technology

The program includes a curriculum of courses and the opportunity to expand your technical experience and job skills.

where you'll work

Depending on your role, your journey at Chevron could take you to one of the following locations in Colombia, as well as other locations around the world:

  • Bogota
  • Guajira

how to apply

If you are interested in combining your talents and ambition with those of our high-performing team, learn more about the positions available and how to apply.

compensation and benefits

Chevron's compensation and benefits programs are designed to be competitive within local labor markets and to meet the needs of employees living in Colombia.

Programs include the following:

  • Competitive base pay
  • Health and dental care coverage
  • Annual incentive awards when the company meets its established goals
  • Education refunds and scholarships
  • Retirement and savings plans
  • Disability, accident and life insurance
  • Time off (paid vacations and holidays)
  • Health and well-being programs
  • Housing loan
  • Vehicle loans for eligible employees
  • Programs to help you balance your work and personal responsibilities

career development support

When you join Chevron, you'll find a workplace committed to your professional development. You'll receive support and tools to create your own career path, including world-class leadership training programs.