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SM Energy is on a mission to find and develop the country’s best energy sources, and our employees work on the biggest and most exciting plays in South Texas and Permian Basin.

SM Energy’s regional offices, field offices, and corporate headquarters in Denver, Colorado give our employees the chance to work in smaller teams with greater responsibility and direct impact on the company as a whole.


At SM Energy, our employees work hard every day to improve peoples’ lives by providing secure, affordable oil and gas supplies in North America. Our work is important and we approach it with passion, conviction and enormous responsibility. We expect a lot from our employees and, in turn, we offer an engaging culture, comprehensive benefits and rewarding career opportunities.

Here is a taste of what we offer:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Annual bonus plan based on company and individual performance
  • Long-term Incentive Plan
  • Paid time off, 12 company holidays
  • Generous healthcare options
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Exceptional 401(k) match
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Volunteer opportunities and a matching gift program
  • Education reimbursement program

SM Energy is an equal opportunity employer, and in accordance with applicable federal and state laws, will not discriminate in recruitment, employment, promotion, training or any other job-related matters regardless of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, military or veteran status or any other classification proscribed under applicable federal, state, or local law. If a disabled applicant needs assistance, please call 303.861.8140.