Recruiting Schedule

Each Fall, Pioneer's recruiters visit various campuses and career fairs looking for the best talent to join our team as interns or permanent employees. 

Fall 2018:

Aug. 23 - Texas Tech University: Meet the Industry

Sept. 6 - University of Texas: Career Fair 101

Sept. 6 - University of Texas at Dallas: Campus Diversity Reception

Sept. 7 - University of Texas at Dallas: STEM Career Fair

Sept. 11 - University of Texas: Engineering Career Fair

Sept. 12 - University of Oklahoma: Business Career Fair

Sept. 12 - Prairie View A&M University: All Campus Career Fair

Sept. 13 - University of Oklahoma: Engineering Career Fair

Sept. 13 - Texas A&M University: Engineering Career Fair

Sept. 14 - Texas A&M University: SPE Career Enhancement Event

Sept. 19 - Texas Tech University: Engineering Career Fair

Sept. 20 - University of Texas Permian Basin: All Campus Career Fair

Oct. 1-2 - Laramie, Wyoming: American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG): Rocky Mountain Rendezvous

Oct. 3 - Texas Tech University: Business Career Fair

Oct. 4 - University of North Texas: Career Fair

Darmaoen175"The mindset at Pioneer is that interns must be given projects that are challenging and that directly contribute to the team where they are placed."

-- Shariva Darmaoen, geoscience
University of Texas at Arlington 2013 graduate

Sommer175"At Pioneer there is never a shortage of new things to learn or new challenges to solve. The corporate culture fosters teamwork, and its management leads by example."

-- Andrew Sommer, operations
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2013 graduate

Ridgeway175"Pioneer encourages continuing education and offers many opportunities for employees to advance their knowledge of the oil and gas industry."

-- Brandy Ridgeway, information technology
University of Oklahoma 2013 graduate



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