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700 talented people


Join Our Team

We are always looking for people who share our values, who believe in making a difference. From our corporate headquarters in Tulsa, to our office in Aztec, N.M., or Killdeer, N.D., our employees are always looking for innovative new technological solutions, better ways to raise production and lower costs while recognizing that safety is our mantra.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package – and a chance for you to make an immediate impact.

If you’d like to join us, here’s a sample of just some of the career fields where we’re currently adding new talent.

  • Acquisition analysts
  • Completions engineers
  • Construction foremen
  • Environmental specialists
  • Facilities engineers
  • Geologists
  • Geoscientists
  • GIS analysts
  • Landmen
  • Petroleum engineers
  • Production analysts
  • Regulatory specialists
  • Permitting specialists
  • Reservoir specialists
  • Technicians

The Strength of Our People


  • Health care
  • Flexible spending account
  • Dental and vision plans
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Matching 401(k) contributions
  • Additional 401(k) contributions
  • Discounted stock purchase plan
  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Tuition assistance

To see a full listing of all available job openings:



Oklahoma civic and business leadership named WPX’s Marcia MacLeod as the state’s Woman of the Year for her career success and courage.


A driving force for safety

Attorney Kevinn Matthews has a passion for safety. “I don’t think you have to wait until you have a certain title to be a leader,” he says. “You can make the choice for yourself to step up and do more.”


The Importance of Dedication

Meet Marcia, reservoir engineering manager for the San Juan Basin, and learn what she likes best about WPX (and what her mom said about her career choice).


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Environmentally Sound

Environmentally Sound

We care about corporate social responsibility and doing what’s right.

See For Yourself

See For Yourself

Check out WPX’s video library and get to know us better.



In addition to a 401k match, WPX also makes annual contributions to employee 401k accounts ranging from 6-8% based on age.

WPX: A Bias For Action

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