Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Environmental Engineer (Oil & Gas)

September 2020

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Wood is recruiting for a Graduate Environmental Engineer to join our graduate programme in our centres of excellence based in Reading or Staines from September 2020.

Working within various multidisciplinary teams, you will contribute to the delivery of the Environmental Engineering design content of an exciting range of challenging projects within the Oil and Gas industry. Our Reading office specialises in onshore/downstream projects whilst Staines provides technical expertise is the technical hub for our offshore/upstream projects.

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Key Elements of the Graduate Programme:

  • Graduate training scheme
  • Access to a wealth of technical and personal development resources and opportunities
  • Support throughout your career; you will be assigned a buddy, mentor (Chartered Engineer) and departmental manager to ensure your professional development is achieved in order to gain chartered engineer status.
  • Where available, opportunities for site placements, site visits in the UK and overseas and rotations into other relevant disciplines to enhance your knowledge and experience in order to become a well-rounded Engineer.
  • Very competitive salary
  • Access to a range of excellent employee benefits including:
    • Cycle to work scheme
    • Give as you earn scheme
    • Generous holiday allowance plus extra days purchase option
    • Travel and private medical insurance
    • Pension and life assurance
    • Shares option
    • Early Careers Network.

You will have access to the Early Careers Network that brings together young professionals and offers continuing professional development opportunities.

Early Careers Network activities include:

  • Networking opportunities
  • UK wide site visits
  • Organised social events
  • Lunch and learn sessions
  • Technical and soft skills training
  • Participation in STEM events
  • Developing University and Institutional links
  • Access to Wood’s Global Developing Professionals Network.


  • Minimum 2:1 MEng degree in Environmental Engineering, Chemical Engineering or other Engineering subject, or postgraduate qualification in Environmental Engineering.
  • Enthusiasm to work and develop your career in Environmental Engineering within the Oil and Gas industry.
  • Demonstrate initiative, tenacity and excellent communication skills
  • Possess an ability to learn quickly and be adaptable and flexible to match business requirements
  • Ability to work in multi-disciplinary team environments
  • Must have the right to work in the UK.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


How to Apply

Job ID Number: 2019-65739
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Opportunity Overview

  • January 5th, 2020
  • Competitive + benefits
  • Masters and above
  • Berkshire (Reading) and Surrey (Staines)
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Chemical
  • Environment & Sustainability

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