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Early Careers

Early Careers Operations
Early Careers Operations

Your Career at the Core of SLB

As a global leader in subsurface operations for the past century, SLB is the right place to start your journey into the exploration and production (E&P) business. Using innovative and intelligent tech, you’ll be at the forefront of implementing operations solutions for a rapidly changing energy industry. And whether you’re in the field or in our cutting-edge facilities, you’ll work as part of a team with the exceptional talent and pioneering spirit needed to drive this change.

Qualification Matrix

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Use our qualification matrix to understand which role best suits your academic background and experience.

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Field Positions

Join the frontier of energy innovation. In a range of career paths, you’ll gain real experience on site while using your expertise to deliver leading tech solutions.

Field Engineer

Be involved in every phase of our business

Field Specialist

Turn technical expertise into transformative impact

Field Technical Analyst

Solve on-site issues to deliver exceptional service

Maintenance Positions

Keeping operations running smoothly takes technical knowledge and superior service. As part of our maintenance team, you’ll be a critical part of delivering innovative solutions.

Maintenance Engineer

Be the connection between the field and our experts

Maintenance Technician

Keep our tools and equipment performing to the highest standard

Schlumberger Early Careers

Development Program

From the moment you start your journey at SLB, we invest in your potential to make an impact. Through our industry-leading approach of hands-on experience and technical training, you’ll be set up for success and a career of continuous learning and development.

How to Apply

  1. Click "Sign In" at the top right of the page and complete the “Register” form. You need to be registered and signed in to apply.
  2. You'll be sent a link to the email address you provide. Follow this link to complete your registration.
  3. Create your account profile to log in. You can apply to a specific role or program by clicking the relevant 'apply' button in the site.
  1. Once logged in, apply for your chosen role or program. . You will then be sent an email confirming your application has been received with an Applicant ID number.
  2. The recruiting team will then review your application and you will be contacted if we have a position we feel you are qualified for. 

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Supporting your success

Around the world


Our mission to achieve a balanced planet extends across the world. If work leads you outside your home country, we’ll be there to support your journey. Where will your career take you?


To new heights


You’ll dive into work that makes a real difference from day one. And your peers and managers will be there to support your development every step of the way.