Early Careers

Make your first step count

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We hire thousands of talented, driven graduates every year across four key areas. We'll give you the responsibility and support to make a difference to our business from day one. You'll benefit from world-class training, work on important projects straight away and play a key role in our global community.

The process works like this. To begin, check our criteria for qualifications then send us your details. we'll take a look and hold on to them until a role that matches your skills becomes available. You can do this whether you're a recent graduate or still a student. 

Our four key areas for graduate roles


Work at the front line of our business. Our Field and Maintenance engineering roles are about deploying our technology and services to drill efficiently and safely and that deliver exceptional results for our customers.

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Shape the future of our industry. Whether it’s digital technology, engineering, or manufacturing, our Technology teams design and deliver innovations that push the limits of what’s possible.

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Geoscience and Petrotechnical

Transform our understanding of the world. Our experts harness the latest technology and pioneer new ways to discover and evaluate hydrocarbon deposits while making real contributions to wider science.

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Commercial and Business

Join a world-leading business operation. Our commercial and business teams make sure that from HR to Sales, we’re continually building an organisation that is outstanding at every single level in each domain.

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Our Internships offer you a first step in a successful career with SLB. But they're also excellent grounding for any role in the energy industry and beyond. That's because we offer rigorous training, a supportive culture, and the opportunity to work on real projects. 


You can intern across almost any part of our business and this helps you decide if you want to build your career in that area. We'll give you the responsibility and support to make a real contribution, and you'll get a fell of whether SLB is the right place for you. Whatever your next step, you'll be gain valuable experience, make friends, and start building relationships with colleagues in the industry.

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Entry-level positions

We’re always looking for ambitious people who want to work hard and build a successful career. We have a range of technical roles where you’ll be hands-on and solving practical challenges while working outdoors in the field. You don’t need a degree to succeed in these roles. If you’re driven and willing to learn, we’ll train and support you to achieve your full potential as an important member of our field team.

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SLB Eureka Technical Careers development program

Take your technical career to new heights. Our program can help you be recognized as a technical expert, manage your career progression and expand your technical leadership knowledge and influence.

Helping you be the best


We have dedicated HR teams who will make sure you have everything you need to succeed. Your manager will be invested in your development too, and in your daily work you'll be part of a supportive culture where your colleagues will be happy to help you.

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At SLB, you’ll be joining a community of enthusiastic experts. We build networks accross business functions and boarders to solve common challenges. And as well as sharing knowledge, you’ll work, learn, and grow alongside your peers and build your own personal network that will help you achieve your full potential.

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Stories from our people

The talented people we hire are the most important part of our success. With SLB you'll be joining a community of experts that work together to push the limits of what's possible. From the exceptional training you'll get, to our focused approach to career development, you'll find the culture here is just as exciting as the work you'll do.

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