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Geothermal Energy Summer Internship 2021

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At bp, our purpose is reimagining energy for people and our planet. We want to help the world reach net zero and improve people’s lives – by reducing our emissions, scaling up renewables and investing more in the low carbon energy the world needs. Join us for 11 weeks over the summer, and you’ll help make all this a reality.

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What you’ll be doing

Working alongside some of our industry’s leading geoscientists, you’ll experience fascinating projects that use cutting-edge innovations and technologies. You’ll help us interrogate data to explore and evaluate vital new geothermal opportunities around the world. Our determination to reimagine energy means that you’ll collaborate and solve problems as part of a global network. And if you make an impression, you might even secure a graduate job offer for the following year.

What you’ll learn

Through first-hand involvement, you’ll learn how we’re exploring geothermal energy’s potential to meet the world’s ever-growing power demands. You’ll discover career opportunities in a range of specialist scientific fields. And our expert training will help you develop soft skills that will prove invaluable wherever your future takes you.

Why join us

An internship with us will leave you inspired. You’ll experience a culture where teamwork, learning and respect are part of daily life. You’ll get a taste of what it takes to meet the world’s energy challenges. And as well as a competitive salary, we’ll give you real responsibilities on projects that make an impact far beyond our business.

What’s next?

If you’re as inspired by reimagining energy as we are, and are in the penultimate year of either a PhD or an MSci, apply and start your journey with us. And make sure to get your application in as soon as you can, because our roles can fill up fairly quickly.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • Masters and above (expected)
  • 1 to 6 months, Summer
  • Multiple UK Locations

Disciplines accepted...

  • Energy
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Geotechnical
  • Science

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