Callon Petroleum

Vice President of Drilling and Completions


Callon Petroleum Company (“Callon”) is a publicly traded, independent oil and natural gas operator focused on acquisition, exploration, and development of high-quality assets in the leading oil plays in West and South Texas. Callon opened its doors in Natchez, Mississippi in 1950. In 2009, Callon entered the Permian Basin with the acquisition of ~8,800 net acres for $16 million and grew their footprint to ~75,000 net acres in Midland and Delaware basins before their merger with Carrizo Oil & Gas. With the merger, Callon expanded their footprint to ~180,000 net acres in the Permian and Eagle ford Shale. In 2021, Callon acquired leasehold interests and related oil, gas, and infrastructure assets in the Delaware basin with a contiguous footprint of 35,000 net acres in Reeves County. The company operates a vast majority of the acreage and has the flexibility to modify development plans to appropriately address continuously changing industry conditions and commodity price cycles. The organization is also proven their ability to move quickly to capitalize on opportunities to acquire new acreage and integrate into their operations, positioning them for additional consolidation of assets in the future.
Callon prides themselves on their core values: Responsibility, Integrity, Drive, Respect, and Excellence. These reflect their ideals as individuals and direct their actions as a company.

The Vice President of Drilling and Completions will be responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating all drilling and completions activities within the company. They will be responsible for managing employees and budget for all corresponding operations. This individual will direct contract negotiations for drilling, completions, equipment, construction, supplies and other services. The Vice President of Drilling and Completions will maintain relations internal to the company as well as with relevant government and operational partners.

Based in Houston, TX

To apply, please send an email to with the Company Name & Position Title in the subject line, as well as a resume - or call us at 832-293-3017.