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Aberdeen - Westhill

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We are a global leader in the delivery of offshore projects and services for the energy industry. Subsea7 makes offshore energy transition possible through the continuous evolution of lower-carbon oil and gas and by enabling the growth of renewables and emerging energy.

Our vision is to make possible the global delivery of offshore energy for today and tomorrow.

Our Graduate Engineering Programme 2023: Applications open from September 2022

Empower us to grow our strategy in an ever-evolving landscape. Bring new ideas and take on challenges that can support us make a positive impact on the global stage.

Embark on a two-year Graduate Engineering Programme and enjoy a variety of experiences which include formal training sessions, on-the-job development, mentoring, personal development and offshore/site experience.

Why apply?

Our Graduate Engineering Programme will provide you with the skills and experience you need to make your career aspirations possible. Some of the additional benefits include:

  • Access to an industry-leading structured training programme
  • On-the-job training with hands-on experience
  • Travel opportunities
  • An attractive salary and access to a wide range of benefits
  • Flexible working environment
  • A friendly and collaborative culture
  • Chartership support
  • Career progression and development opportunities
  • Being part of a globally diverse team
  • Ongoing mentorship throughout your journey

As a Graduate Engineer with Subsea 7 you will be recruited into a post within either our Discipline or Project Engineering functions -

Discipline Engineering: Discipline Engineers in Central Engineering deliver engineering design services to projects, studies and tenders across specific specialist disciplines such as Flow lines (rigid, flexible and bundles), Structures, Welding, Materials, Piping, Controls, Flow Assurance, Geotechnical and Pre-commissioning, Hydrodynamics and Technical Safety. We also have engineering specialisms in our Customised Products team and also front end study delivery within our Field Development Group.

Project Engineering: Project Engineers are primarily responsible for the execution and delivery of a variety of projects across Inspection, Repair and Maintenance (IRM) and Subsea construction areas. The roles are onshore based with the requirement to go offshore.

The scheme involves both on and off-the-job development and exposes graduates to a variety of engineering experiences and elements of project execution spanning from detailed design engineering to opportunities to work offshore. The company has a large focus on developing both project and technical discipline specialists within the engineering department.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Under direct supervision, assist with production of deliverables, which may include engineering support to Drawing Office, design calculations, analysis, reports, specifications, procedures, progress reports, bid evaluations, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions.
  • Consolidate knowledge in areas of discipline engineering, including design codes and standards, legislative requirements and current best engineering practice.
  • Awareness of clients' needs; address design parameters and problems; develop and implement solutions.
  • Assist in the production of technical documentation.
  • Make effort to become aware of all relevant safety standards and legal requirements.
  • Participate in meetings/correspondence with Clients, subcontractors, 3rd parties, etc in a junior capacity.
  • Recognise the vision for professional development and aim to achieve development goals.
  • Be committed to Subsea7 values and works according to the Business Management System and good work practices.

Our Graduates: Our graduates typically have one of the following degrees:

  • Subsea Engineering
  • Mechanical
  • Instrumentation and Controls
  • Mechatronics
  • Electrical and Electronic
  • Civil
  • Structural
  • Marine/Naval Technology
  • Material Technology
  • Offshore Technology
  • Geomatics
  • Welding & Materials

They are also expected to exhibit some of the following qualities and skills:

  • Professional and proficient attitude
  • Technical ability
  • Flexible and innovative approach to changes and challenges
  • Initiative and personal responsibility
  • Ability to communicate with impact
  • Innovative and creative approach
  • A team collaborator, with the ability to work with limited to no supervision

Our Graduate Engineering programme will provide you with:

  • Support from both our local and corporate offices throughout your time on the scheme.
  • Opportunities to develop your technical and non-technical skills by attendance at courses, through field trips, and in your day-to-day job.
  • The chance to network with experts and the global graduate engineering community.

Our Graduate Engineering Programme is just the beginning - your professional and personal development journey continues throughout your career at Subsea 7. The positions are based in Westhill, Aberdeen and start in September 2023

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