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Graduate Mechanical Engineer

Aberdeen - United Kingdom

Job Title:

Graduate Mechanical Engineer



Aberdeen, UK


About SLB:

We are SLB, the leading provider of technology and services to the energy industry. Throughout much of the oil and gas lifecycle in over 120 countries; we design, develop, and deliver technology and services that transforms how work is done.

We define the boundaries of the industry by unleashing our talented people’s energy. We’re looking for innovators to join our diverse community of colleagues and develop new solutions and push the limits of what’s possible. If you share our passion for discovery and want to find out what you could really do, then here is the place to do it.


Job Summary:

Graduate Engineers are the company’s future managers and technical leaders. The position requires the holder to develop skills in product knowledge, leadership, customer interaction and delivery of all aspects of the Engineering scope of supply in an accurate and prompt manner. There are opportunities for Graduate Engineers to work towards professional membership with an institution.

The Graduate Engineer would join the Subsea Services team of OneSubsea working on a multitude of subsea infrastructure, controls and intervention equipment.

Your two–year ‘OneStart’ development programme includes approximately 3 rotations. Working from our Aberdeen office with a secondment to a manufacturing plant, likely overseas, you will focus on learning the business from the ground up to become a skilled and confident specialist in the sector.

Your success will reward you with a lasting career as an expert working at the forefront of technological innovation in locations across the globe.


Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

During the training programme your principal accountabilities will include:

  • Prepare drawings, information and documentation which meet relevant engineering standards to enable the manufacturing group and other departments to produce and market the Company's product
  • Carry out design and development work under the guidance of more senior Engineers to meet customers' and/or the industry's needs
  • Work within stated procedures to ensure that design records/controls are maintained
  • Become familiar with company products, design principles, manufacturing techniques, economic and safe design
  • Participate in Value Engineering/Analysis initiatives


Qualification/Entry Requirements:

  • Studying towards a Bachelors or Masters of Mechanical Engineering or related subject
  • Be open to global relocation
  • The desire to work in a fast-paced, dynamic business on high value, technically complex products/projects


Preferred Skills:

Candidates must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and have the ability to:

  • Decide and initiate action
  • Present and communicate clearly and confidently
  • Constantly be driven to learn and research
  • Deliver results and meet demands
  • Remain positive during pressures, setback, and fast-pace environments


SLB is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or other characteristics protected by law.