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ConocoPhillips Graduate Wells Engineer 2021 in ROGALAND, Norway

Title: Graduate Wells Engineer 2021


Job Number: 00TNG

Our Early Career Program

ConocoPhillips Norway is looking for a graduate(s) with a master degree in Petroleum Technology / Drilling or Wells engineering. Start date is estimated to September 1, 2021.

All Graduate New Hire Engineers will join Accelerate - our Early Career program. Accelerate program is a flexible development framework to enhance and accelerate early career professional development.

The first two years will be spent on two to three rotational assignments in a variety of multi-discipline teams. Graduate Engineers in our Wells department could be involved in:

  • Drilling

  • Completion

  • Well Intervention

  • Well Integrity

  • Plug & Abandonment activities

During the assignments you will be challenged to develop your technical skills along with the interdisciplinary team-working and communication skills essential to our business. These assignments provide a golden opportunity to get to know the organization, and better plan for further career developments. Common for all assignments is that you will be working with real issues actively contributing to the business unit’s goals. You will also be assigned a technical mentor and a career coach. Together with your mentor and career coach you will develop a skills development plan that will serve as the foundation for your career with ConocoPhillips.

During your first two years with ConocoPhillips you can expect to have formal training, including New Hire courses. As a graduate you will also be given the opportunity for networking through the Young Professionals Forum.

ConocoPhillips encourages life-long learning for all employees. Courses and e-learning opportunities are available to our staff throughout their careers. Internal Networks of Excellence provide opportunities for global knowledge sharing among technical professionals.


Required Qualifications

  • Masters Degree completed by the summer of 2021 within Petroleum Technology / Drilling or Wells Engineering

  • Less than two years of relevant experience

  • Fluent in English, both verbal and written

  • Legally authorized to work in Norway on a permanent full-time basis

Preferred Qualifications

  • Analytical/technical skills with a practical approach to problem solving

  • Creative, able to generate new ideas

  • Interpersonal communication, both written & oral presentation skills

  • Organizational skills - able to prioritize responsibilities

  • Decision making, focus on results with high levels of initiative

  • Dependability and adaptability

  • Proactive and ability to ask good questions

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

  • Excellent computer literacy

  • Able to read, write and speak Norwegian

  • A minimum average grade B

Work location

The position is located onshore in our office in Tananger, but sporadic offshore trips can be expected. Requirements for offshore health certificate and offshore safety course must be fulfilled.


ConocoPhillips can offer competitive terms of employment and good welfare benefits.

Questions regarding the position or the recruiting process can be forwarded to .

You must complete the entire application process, which includes answering all prescreening questions and providing your eSignature on or before the application deadline October 4th, 2020.

Please note that you can refer to your attached CV in the fields regarding work experience and education. All applicants must include the following attachments; motivation letter, CV and transcript of records to be considered.

Who We Are

We are one of the world’s largest independent exploration and production companies, based on proved reserves and production of liquids and natural gas. With operations and activities in 17 countries, we explore for, develop and produce crude oil and natural gas globally. We are challenged with an important job to safely find and deliver energy to the world. Our employees are critical to our success, and with them we power civilization.

We’re grounded by our SPIRIT Values – safety, people, integrity, responsibility, innovation and teamwork. These values position us to deliver strong performance in a dynamic business – but not at all costs. We believe it’s not just what we do – it’s how we do it – that sets us apart.

We strive to make a significant difference in the communities where we live and operate. We create an inclusive environment that values all voices and opinions. Together, the different backgrounds, experiences, ideas and perspectives of our employees drive our success

ConocoPhillips is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.

Job Function: Internships, Graduate Positions, and Student Programs

Job Level: Individual Contributor/Staff Level

Line of Business: ALASKA, CANADA & EUROPE

Title: Graduate Wells Engineer 2021