Summer Internships

Real-World Experience

Summer internships offer real-world experience and an opportunity to see if you and Occidental are a good fit for the long term. As an intern, you will:

  • Assist with strategic projects that contribute to research and business goals.
  • Add value to our operations while exercising your skills and competencies.
  • Present your work to Occidental leaders.
  • Take part in professional development activities such as training, field tours, volunteer and networking opportunities with executives.

Your strengths are valued here

Initiative, a positive attitude, a team-oriented work style and strong work ethic are qualities we value. We especially​ value analytical and problem-solving skills, technical curiosity, innovation and a drive for results.

Occidental internships are a good fit for students with these educational backgrounds:

  • Finance and Accounting
  • Engineering: Petroleum, Chemical, Mechanical
  • Geoscience
  • Health, Environment and Safety (HES)
  • Information Technology
  • Land Management
  • Petrophysics
  • Sales
  • Supply Chain Management​
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“Occidental’s internship program was insightful, challenging and rewarding. I collaborated with some of the best geoscientists, engineers and technicians in the industry to gain new skills and a memorable experience!”

From left: Phyllis Shaw, Geoscience Specialist, Permian EOR, and Shilpika Podali, Geology intern, Permian EOR


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