Applicant FAQ  

Are you interested in working at Cenovus?  We are always on the lookout for the best and brightest to join our team. With a corporate culture that supports development, provides interesting work, pays competitively and provides recognition based on performance and results, we strive to be the energy company of choice.

To get you started, we have a few recommendations and important pieces of information:

  • How do I apply?
    1. Get your application started now by visiting our available job postings.
    2. Create your Workday account.
    3. Verify your Workday account.
    4. Fill out the application and make sure you highlight the key roles and responsibilities that align to the job you are applying for. Tell us what makes you qualified for the position and how you stand out. 
  • How do I stay up to date on current opportunities?
    1. In your candidate profile, click on Job Alerts.
    2. Enter all the key details (i.e. frequency you want to hear from us, location of interest, the category of the position and any specific information about your interests).
    3. Watch for alerts in your personal email and apply when the right position comes up.
  • How do I check the status of my application?
    1. Log in to your Workday profile (the one you created to apply for the job).
    2. Go to Candidate Home and search your applications to check on status updates. 
  • How does the interview process work?
    • For some applications, you may be asked to complete an initial interview using a virtual video screening tool. If you have any issues getting this set up, please email us at
    • Anyone selected for an interview will receive a call from the recruiter or hiring manager to confirm the next steps.
    • All applicants will receive an automated email through Workday if they are not selected for an interview.
  • I want to apply at Cenovus but there are no current opportunities for me. What do I do?
    Please take a moment to introduce yourself and help us get to know who you are and what you are interested in. Stay up to date on our current openings until a position you are interested in has an opening.
Current opportunities

Want to join our team? Check out our latest job openings.

Contact us

Do you have a question for our team? Email us at

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