Geoprofessions Geologist - Exploration
Years of Experience 0
Degrees Bachelor’s Degree
Deployment Office Based
To apply for this opportunity, BP requires you to be fluent in one of the following languages; Portuguese, Indonesian, Arabic.
As supplies of oil and gas are depleted, geoscientists play a meaningful role in ensuring we can meet the worlds growing demand for energy. At BP, our geoscientists use leading-edge technology to explore hydrocarbon resources and maximize their recovery from oil and gas reservoirs across the world. Now, we can find and produce oil and gas that was invisible to us only a few years ago.
For this graduate role, we are looking for someone to be part of the Geology team. Geology is concerned with the application of geological principles and techniques to the analysis of well, core, surface outcrop, and production data. Could you be the next geologist to join our team?
Here at BP, the combination of geology and geophysics – as geosciences – delivers a powerful description and evaluation of the subsurface, growing our ability to safely explore and recover hydrocarbon resources. Join us as a geologist and you will find our dedication to today and tomorrow stretches beyond the success of our business to the development of our people and their successful careers.
To succeed you will need a willingness to learn, a passion to excel and deliver results, and to be undertaking or committed to further study of a relevant MSci, MSc or PhD beyond a 2:1 bachelors degree in geology, earth science, natural sciences, environmental science, maths, and physics.
Duties and responsibilities
The precise nature of your role will be defined by your skills as well as the needs of the business, but your duties and responsibilities will include:
- Working on projects and supporting your team to find the best solutions
- Helping to maintain performance within your team and for BP as a company
- Building relationships both within BP and with our external partners, collaborating across functions, segments and teams to deliver excellence
- Demonstrating drive and dedication through the BP values with an emphasis on safety.
As part of BP, you will also be able to take part in additional activities outside of your role, whether it be supporting local community initiatives, our BP Business Resourcing Groups and you are given the encouragement and time to participate.
We particularly encourage applications from students working towards a Petroleum Geoscience MSc and from PhD candidates who are conducting research in applied geology disciplines such as sedimentology, stratigraphy, structural geology, biostratigraphy, geochemistry, basin modelling and geomechanics).
In addition, demonstrable data science skills would be advantageous for any geoscience candidate applying for a role in BP. Specifically, proficiency in using statistical methods to interrogate large datasets for geological insight, and in the application of using scripting languages such as Python and R, and development environments such as Jupyter and Rstudio.
You must be either:
- in your final year of your degree, or;
- you must have already graduated.
In addition, you must meet the below degree level requirements:
To be eligible to apply you will need as a minimum:
- To be studying/have completed studying an eligible degree to Masters level e.g. MSci, MSc. or;
- To have completed a bachelors degree in an eligible subject and be completing/have completed a PhD
This is a UK based role.
Roles will be based at any of the following location(s): Sunbury, Aberdeen, Canary Wharf, Hull, Pangbourne or other South of England BP Offices which could include, but are not limited to: Swindon, Leatherhead, Paddington, St. James Square London and Milton Keynes.
In order to be considered for this role please ensure that you complete all parts of the education details in this application form. Please list all information for any degrees that you have studied or are currently studying.
Note: only select integrated master’s if you have completed, or are completing, a four or five year integrated master’s degree.
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