Worldwide Petroleum Consulting
Senior ESG CCUS Professional – Dallas, TX

Senior ESG CCUS Professional – Dallas, TX

May 2, 2023

DeGolyer and MacNaughton (D&M) is seeking a senior-level team member with extensive knowledge and substantial experience in Carbon Capture and Sequestration / Carbon Capture Utilization and Sequestration (CCS/CCUS) and hydrogen storage projects to lead a multi-disciplinary team assisting our clients in their corporate sustainability goals. The successful candidate will provide technical expertise and develop solutions on key issues related to CCS/Hydrogen storage programs, policies, and initiatives to our clients around the world. This position is structured to expand the impact of D&M’s carbon solutions team in the performance of a variety of projects in CCS/CCUS and hydrogen storage in North America and worldwide.


  • Lead and participate in a multidisciplinary team assisting our clients in storage development studies for CO2 and hydrogen storage projects.
  • Advance business development opportunities, manage client relationships, and provide guidance on internal personnel training on D&M’s CCS and hydrogen storage solutions.
  • Be responsible for expanding the firm’s CCS/Hydrogen storage practice, ensuring quality and timely completion of projects.
  • Mentor team members to develop necessary skills, monitor their performance, and support their professional development.
  • Contribute to proposal writing, white papers, and documentation related to promoting services.
  • Apply proficiency in public speaking, including the ability to present to clients and professional organizations.
  • Maintain clarity of understanding and knowledge of world carbon markets and regulatory regimes.


  • Bachelor’s or higher degree (preferably in engineering/geology) related to the oil and gas industry with a minimum of 10 years direct oil and gas industry experience; 3+ years of experience in a CCS/CCUS role.
  • Proven experience with CCS and EOR topics with knowledge of end-to-end storage development planning process.
  • Knowledge related to CO2 capture technologies and transportation and sequestration infrastructure.
  • Knowledge of critical factors associated with permitting Class II and Class VI injection wells.
  • Strong reservoir characterization/modeling background with an emphasis on CO2 sequestration in depleted oil and gas fields and deep saline aquifers.
  • Experience in the preparation of monitoring, reporting, and verification (MRV) reports for regulatory agencies. Experience with uncertainty assessment and risk analysis of CO2
  • Familiarity of CCS/CCUS systems with different elements of the design and operation chain. Experience with other non-hydrocarbon areas, such as geothermal and hydrogen storage, is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Society of Petroleum Engineers’ Storage Resources Management System is a plus.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally, up to 25% annually.
  • Deep knowledge of CO2 / CCS industry standards, codes, and good practice guidelines (45Q/IRS, EPA, ISO, California low carbon fuel standards, etc.).
  • U.S work authorization is required.

DeGolyer and MacNaughton offers excellent compensation and benefits.

Next Steps:

If interested and qualified, submit resume with cover letter. In subject line for email, indicate you are responding to the opportunity “Senior ESG CCUS Professional”.

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