Careers

About National Fuel

National Fuel Gas Company (NYSE: NFG) is a multi-billion dollar diversified energy company with corporate headquarters in Williamsville (Buffalo), New York and division operations in New York, Pennsylvania, Texas and California. The Company holds assets that span nearly every facet of the natural gas industry, including Utility, Pipeline and Storage, Exploration and Production and Energy Marketing.

National Fuel's history dates to the earliest days of the natural gas and oil industry in the United States, and the Company has been responsible for many industry firsts. We have a proud, rich history and are dedicated to the communities in which we live and work. Our employees continue to be the most important part of our Company and have made us who we are today.

We are looking for talented, ambitious people who share our commitment to excellence to fill current job opportunities. We are proud of our ability to provide our customers with outstanding service while meeting the challenges we face in our dynamic industry. The energy industry is rapidly changing, creating unique opportunities for those who would like to be part of this challenging work environment. National Fuel is looking for qualified people with innovative, analytical minds that can help us further improve the efficiency and quality of our services.

Internships and Co-Ops

National Fuel actively recruits motivated college students for rewarding internship and co-op opportunities at our New York and Pennsylvania offices. Students will work on projects in the Energy industry that are substantive in nature and relevant to their course of study. Engineering opportunities as well as Business related positions are offered during the academic and summer semesters. Please select the link below for more details about available internships and co-ops.

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Engineering Careers

As an Engineer at National Fuel, you will be continuously challenged with interesting projects that leverage both your technical and managerial skills. We value our Engineering talent and offer exciting opportunities within a variety of areas in the organization. We have Engineering teams in the areas of Project Design, Field Construction Management, Compression Services, Automation/Electrical Engineering, Petroleum/Reservoir Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Pipeline Integrity. From design concept to implementation and from the desk to the field, Engineers are core to our expanding business.

Natural gas production in the Marcellus and Utica Shale regions has directly impacted the amount of project work occurring on our transmission pipeline and compressor systems. The Engineering opportunities at National Fuel continue to grow with our business. Now is the time to join National Fuel, a premier company in the energy industry!

We are recruiting for talented Engineers of all disciplines who have earned a four year degree from an ABET accredited college or university. Please visit the links in the Job Opportunities section below for detailed descriptions of available Engineering positions. Engineers wishing to be considered for job opportunities can also email us at EngineeringJobs@natfuel.com.

Job Opportunities

National Fuel offers challenging career opportunities in a wide range of disciplines. Select below for current opportunities available within National Fuel's subsidiaries.

New York

Williamsville, New York (Corporate Headquarters):
Williamsville is located just northeast of Buffalo. The town and its surrounding areas offer a lifestyle for almost anyone, from a sophisticated metropolitan area to small town living. Buffalo is the second largest city in New York State. Its location in proximity to Lake Erie provides for beaches, marinas and boating activities. Just outside of the city, the suburbs offer residential neighborhoods and other special attractions like golf courses, ski chalets and hunting and fishing. In addition, the professional sports and thriving nightlife provide excellent entertainment and enjoyment. Williamsville is also home to National Fuel Resources, Inc.

Pennsylvania

Erie, Pennsylvania:
Erie, the second largest city in National Fuel's service area, is home to a variety of different interests. Also located on Lake Erie, Erie has many aquatic activities, like boating and beaches. Whether its sports, music or nightlife you're searching for, Erie, PA is a good fit for anyone.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Seneca Resources - Northeast Region):
Supported by thriving oil & gas, medical, technology, and educational industries, Pittsburgh offers the perfect balance between a flourishing modern culture and a storied history. This unique balance is evident in Pittsburgh's architecture, city layouts, food, and people. Sports fans will find plenty to do year round both watching and participating. Because of its convenient location, a trip to the wilderness or even other major metropolitan areas is never more than a few hours away.

Brookville, Pennsylvania (Seneca Resources – Northeast Region):
Located 100 miles northeast of Pittsburgh, Brookville is an area rich in history. Many local activities and attractions are available, including close proximity to the Cook Forest and Clear Creek State Parks. Outdoor activities are abundant at these locations, as well as throughout the Jefferson County region.

California

Ventura County, California (Seneca Resources -West Division):
An outdoor-oriented community, Ventura County residents enjoy year-round walks on the beach, surfing, hiking, biking, camping, fishing at one of the many lakes or golfing on the numerous public golf courses and more. Because of its convenient location, a trip to the wilderness or even other major metropolitan areas is never more than a few hours away.

Kern County, California (Seneca Resources -West Division):
With valley, mountain and desert areas, Kern County has something for everyone. Whether you enjoy outdoor activities like golfing, rock climbing, kayaking or river rafting; or prefer museums, theaters and dining, Kern County, CA is a good fit for anyone.

Fresno County, California (Seneca Resources - West Division):
Located in the heart of California, Fresno County has an unmatched diversity of natural beauty and recreational opportunities, proximity to national parks, national forests and wilderness areas. In addition, Fresno County offers a wide variety of unique entertainment opportunities in its metropolitan area. From museums, restaurants and festivals, to the recreation opportunities in the region's natural landscape - Fresno County has something for everyone.

Texas

Houston, Texas (Seneca Resources – Gulf Region):
Rich in diversity, Houston offers a great lifestyle. Its vibrant economy, unique culture, and variety of attractions makes Houston a wonderful place to live and work. The food, nightlife, sports teams and affordability make Houston a prime location for both tourists and residents.

Subsidiaries

National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation and National Fuel Gas Supply Corporation operate within Western New York and Western Pennsylvania. Distribution Corporation delivers natural gas to over 700,000 customers across the Buffalo Niagara and Northwestern Pennsylvania regions. Supply Corporation provides interstate natural gas transmissions and storage though an integrated gas pipeline system that extends from Southwestern Pennsylvania to the New York-Canadian border at the Niagara River.

Seneca Resources Corporation, the exploration and production segment of National Fuel Gas Company, headquartered in Houston, Texas, explores for, develops and produces natural gas and oil reserves. Seneca Resources operates in California, Kansas and the Appalachian Region including the Marcellus and Utica Shales (Pennsylvania).

Applying to National Fuel

Resumes are only accepted in direct response to opportunities publicized by an advertised announcement, outreach listing or posting on our web site. Review of resumes, interviews and hiring are the responsibility of the Company's professional human resources staff. Even where the Company utilizes an outside recruiting firm, no ‘headhunter’ or other fees are charged to an applicant.

Diversity

Here at National Fuel, diversity is important. Our company offers exciting career opportunities in a wide range of fields. We are looking for qualified candidates who can enhance and contribute to the diversity of our workforce. National Fuel is committed to hiring a diverse workforce. We pride ourselves on being an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against any qualified employees or applicants on the basis of protected status or class.