An internship is your opportunity to understand how we work and whether our culture is right for you. It’s also your chance to show us that you have the right skills and attitude to succeed here. Our internships are paid positions, and last between a few months to a whole year—offering opportunities to use what you’ve learned at university on real projects.
You can apply across each of our four business areas. The internship you’re eligible for will depend on your area of study but you may be qualified for more than one. Read about each business area and the details of the internship so you can make an informed decision. A successful internship will be a launch pad for your career so it’s essential to find the right one for you.
Experience life in the field
Our Operations internships are the best way to understand whether life in the field is for you. We often work in challenging locations where extreme weather and intense pressure are common. It’s demanding, but if you have a sense of adventure and are willing to work hard while getting your hands dirty, it’s a unique and fulfilling opportunity. You’ll work on live projects on active sites and be exposed to the challenges we face every day.
We offer two different internships in Operations. If you’re applying for a Field Engineer internship, you must have completed your second year of an undergraduate degree in engineering or a relevant science. If you’re applying for a Field Specialist internship, you must be working towards a two-year technical diploma or associate’s degree.
Be at the forefront of the industry
An internship in Technology Development is your opportunity to understand the innovations driving our industry forward and how we make them happen. You’ll be challenged to find practical solutions to real industry challenges with the support of a team of experts. It’s a unique insight into the science, data, engineering, and more that are not only driving Schlumberger, but also pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in our industry.
Technology Development includes Digital Technology, and Engineering and Manufacturing. When you apply we’ll match you to a team that suits your academic experience and interests. The work you do will meet the criteria for internships at most schools and universities. To apply, you must have completed three years of an undergraduate degree, or be in a Master’s or PhD program, in engineering, applied science, manufacturing, or supply chain.
Learn how we understand our environment
An internship in Geoscience and Petrotechnical is a combination of developing your expertise even further and translating that knowledge into practical solutions that enhance our understanding of the environments we operate in. You’ll experience the latest software and work with colleagues pioneering new approaches in their fields. You’ll be exposed to different areas of the business and collaborate with colleagues and customers to understand how your skillset fits into the work we do. From day one, you’ll contribute to ongoing projects and see the difference you make.
We have opportunities in geology, geophysics, petrophysics, and petroleum engineering. When you apply, we’ll match you to a team that suits your academic experience and interests. To apply, you must have completed two years of an undergraduate degree in geology, geophysics, computer science, telecommunications, or engineering.
Understand a world-class business operation
Our commercial and business teams help make sure we operate at a world-class standard at every single level in each area. Interning here is your opportunity to understand how a leading global company works from the inside. We have four different internships depending on which part of our business you’re interested in.
You’ll work on a varied range of projects to understand how we manage our complex, international supply chain and get the essential items our people need in the right place at the right time. It’s an important part of any business but especially ours. The experience you gain will help you progress in an exciting supply chain career in an international environment
We have opportunities in Procurement, Sourcing, Logistic, Material Management, Supply Planning, Warehouse Management, and Facility Management
To apply, you must have completed a bachelor’s or master’s degree in supply chain management, industrial distribution, business administration, engineering, or management.
As a technology leader in our industry, IT is one of the most important foundations of our business. You’ll learn how we deliver information to the right people at the right time. You’ll experience a culture that is continually improving and always looking for new ways to acquire more data and transform it into knowledge. You could also work with colleagues on a day-to-day basis to help provide the platform they need to do exceptional work. It’s an ideal opportunity for you if you want to apply your skills in a fast-paced business context and find solutions to pressing industry challenges.
We have opportunities around the world. To apply, you must have completed two years of an undergraduate degree in information technology, computer science, computer engineering, or computer information systems.
If you’re interested in working in Human Resources (HR), our internships offer unique insights into a business that has succeeded by recruiting talented people and putting them in a position to succeed. You’ll contribute to innovative projects that are key to helping our people do great work. You’ll work across the business and collaborate with different areas giving you a greater understanding of the role of HR in a global business and where your skills could make a difference.
To apply, you must be studying for a bachelor’s or master’s degree in an HR-related discipline.
Help our finance team provide global support to every business area and keep the key stakeholders on track on the financial performance. Interning here is your opportunity to understand how a global organization manages its business and finances in one of the most dynamic industries in the world. You’ll rotate through different functions and always work on live projects alongside professional accountants. If you’re looking for truly complex challenges with real impact, this internship will give you the opportunities and support to start solving them.
We have opportunities in our General Accounting, Tax, and Treasury departments. You must be studying for a bachelor’s degree in accounting or a professional qualification in accounting (e.g. ACCA, ICAEW, CPA etc.).
Every internship offers some of our industry-leading training. What you do will vary depending on your internship. You might do an intensive period of off-the-job technical training as soon as you join or you may experience a combination of on-the-job training and specific seminars relating to your role. Wherever you join us, your training will be designed to help you develop the skills you need to be successful during your internship and give you a foundation for your future career.
We are known for the international opportunities we offer. If your career takes you outside your home country we support you with all the necessary arrangements to make your global adventure happen.
We’ll give you real responsibility and opportunities to make a difference to our work early on. Your colleagues and managers will help you with your work and be invested in your development.