Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Flow Assurance / Digital Science Engineers

Chemical/Computer Science/Maths/Statistics.

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Overview / Responsibilities

Join Wood! It’s a future for all of us. We aspire to shape a better tomorrow by unlocking solutions that address the biggest challenges facing our clients and our society.

More than a place

Inclusion and belonging are about much more than simply having a place at the table. It is a voice; heard, respected, and valued. A place routed in belonging, an environment where everyone, everywhere, is empowered, supported, and given equal opportunity to succeed.

Wood’s Intelligent Operations team is recruiting for numerous Graduate Flow Assurance Engineers & Digital Scientists to join our graduate programme based in either Aberdeen or Staines from Summer 2023. Ideally you will be a recent graduate or within the last 2 years.

As a Wood Graduate you will join a culture of innovation, pushing the boundaries of what is possible to seek the best solutions for our clients.

This role has come about due to continued success and organisational growth and team expansion. On joining the team, you will be an active member of a collaborative, dynamic and technically skilled group. We are looking for a dynamic, digital and tech savvy individual with an engineering background who is resilient, versatile, and seeking a role within a fast-paced environment.

Our ideal candidates will have a keen interest in any of the following areas including artificial intelligence / software development / Chemical engineering.

As part of the role you will be exposed to real projects from day one in a diverse, dynamic consulting environment.

  • Actively contribute to projects from day one
  • Interact with multi-discipline engineering teams across wider integrated Wood projects, or deliver studies in small teams as part of our consultancy group
  • Demonstrate understanding of, and work to, discipline specific procedures/guidelines
  • Actively progress towards becoming a Chartered Engineer
  • Showing an enthusiasm to learn
  • Executing assigned personal objectives in accordance with our performance review system
  • Executing assigned work tasks

Candidates must have full work rights in UK to be considered for this role.

What we offer within our Graduate Programme:  

  • Two to Four year structured program within your chosen discipline and business unit 
  • Technical and personal development; you will have access to a wealth of technical and personal development resources and opportunities  
  • Accredited Company Training Scheme - chartered institute for finance where possible
  • Support throughout your career; Assigned buddy and mentor and departmental manager to ensure you are supported in your personal and professional development to gain chartered status.
  • Rotations across relevant business areas to enhance your knowledge and experience in order to become a well-rounded and qualified engineer 
  • Meaningful and interesting projects; delivered to leaders of industry across the different Energy and Materials market sectors 
  • Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion; we are an organisation actively committed to diversity and inclusion across our business 
  • Competitive salary with incremental increases as you progress within the graduate program 
  • Flexible benefits package; inclusive of 33 days annual leave (including public holidays), generous contributory pension scheme, private medical cover, 4x base salary life insurance; all of these and more that can be adapted to suit your own lifestyle 
  • Early Careers Network (ECN); join your peers within our ECN and have the opportunity to support and share ideas with other recent graduates across our business units
  • Global connections; join experts around the world who are at the leading edge of our industry, shaping the standards of our profession 

Application Process and deadlines 

  • Upload your CV and enter your details to our recruitment system via the link on the advert 
  • Closing date for all applications will be 20th December 2022
  • We will review applications in January / February
  • Shortlisted candidates will receive invitations to interviews in March
  • Interviews will take place in March / April depending on location and discipline

Skills And Qualifications

You may read these details and are potentially thinking about not applying due to not having every single skill, knowledge or experience listed, and that’s understandable.  However, we’d still like to hear from you. At Wood, we understand and acknowledge that everyone is different, and we are committed to equal opportunities and want to access all of the talent that is out there.

We are committed to attracting a broad range of skills, knowledge and experiences and embrace differences. So even if you feel you don’t have everything listed, but feel you have some of the experience, knowledge, or skills to help us unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges do apply.

If all of this sounds good to you, then follow the link to apply and start your journey with Wood!


  • Recent graduate engineer or final year undergraduate with a minimum 2:1 Bachelor’s degree (BEng or MEng) in Chemical Engineering or similar, preferably with specialism in one of computer science, applied mathematics, statistics, machine learning, or a related data centric field
  • Preference will be given to graduates with previous appropriate industry experience gained before, during or after their university courses
  • Fluency in at least one scripting language (e.g., Python, R)
  • Knowledge of Data Science techniques, such as Machine Learning
  • Knowledge of designing and developing applications using the Microsoft .NET or python development platform
  • 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

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.


Job ID Number: 2022-114468
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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: December 20th, 2022
  • Starting: September 2023
  • Multiple vacancies
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Staines (Surrey) and Aberdeen
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Chemical
  • Computer Science
  • Data Science
  • Maths
  • Statistics

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