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Experience ExxonMobil 2019 - Commercial Placements

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At ExxonMobil we’re using technology and innovation to meet the world’s growing energy needs. We’re recruiting now for exceptional people who we can empower to think independently, take initiative and be innovative as part of our energy. We invite you to apply to attend Experience ExxonMobil to explore the opportunities awaiting you and fast track yourself towards a student placement in 2020.

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ExxonMobil UK - 2020 Placement Opportunities

Our placements offer real work experience, either over our eight week Summer Placement or 13 month Industrial Placement, starting in July 2020. While on placement with ExxonMobil you will have support and guidance from managers, supervisors and more recent graduates to enable you to use your degree knowledge and fulfil your potential, gaining confidence and experience as an individual learning new skills in a real operational environmental. Our placements are paid and we offer competitive salary and benefits.

We have commercial placement opportunities for Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths students in one of the following business teams: Fuels and Lubricants Marketing, Commercial and Trading, or Gas and Power Marketing.

All placements will be located in Leatherhead, Surrey, at ExxonMobil's UK head office.

Fast Track Your Application and Experience ExxonMobil

We know that choosing your placement can be a difficult decision, therefore, we invite you to apply to attend Experience ExxonMobil so you can make an informed decision on your preferred placement programme having learnt more about us and our career opportunities.

  • We’ll introduce you to ExxonMobil’s businesses in the UK and what opportunities exist for a Commercial role
  • ExxonMobil’s recent graduates will tell you what working for ExxonMobil is really like and what you can expect from our placement programmes
  • Our Career Expo will then give you a networking opportunity to meet with and ask questions of our hiring managers and recent graduates

By attending Experience ExxonMobil you will be joining the fast track route to securing your 2020 placement. Once you’ve decided on your preferred placement programme, we’ll interview you for that programme on the day while you’re at the event – the majority of our 2019 placement students secured their placement in this way at Experience ExxonMobil events in 2018.

We want your experience with ExxonMobil to be a success for you and for the Company. Ultimately ExxonMobil is looking to recruit future leaders, so your placement could secure you a graduate career in the future too.


To be eligible for the Experience ExxonMobil events and our 2020 placements you must:

  • Be in the penultimate year of your degree course in the 2019-2020 academic year
  • Be seeking to gain work experience on a paid Summer Placement or Industrial Placement commencing in July 2020
  • Be expecting to achieve a minimum of a 2:1 Bachelors/Masters degree (or equivalent) in a STEM subject
  • Have a minimum of three A levels (or equivalent) of at least grade B.


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Opportunity Overview

  • August 31st, 2019
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above (expected)
  • Year-long, Summer
  • Leatherhead (Surrey)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • All STEM disciplines

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