Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Marine/Naval Engineers

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Since 1947 KBR has created and maintained a considerable presence in the development of offshore oil and gas projects across the world’s seas and oceans. KBR has a significant history of innovation and technical firsts throughout the offshore industry for fixed platforms and floating facilities as well as the wider commercial fields. With this exceptional track record KBR can confidently lay claim to be a market leader in the arena of offshore design and marine engineering particularly for complex and harsh environment solutions and offshore renewables.

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Leatherhead marine department supports the entirety of KBR energy solutions division, including international offices such as Chennai, Baku, Singapore and Perth.

Today KBR continues to deliver innovative and effective marine engineering solutions to enhance existing, upcoming and future needs as we head towards a sustainable World and a Net Zero capability. The Marine department has ongoing experience in offshore platforms, FPSOs, FLNG, semi-submersibles, offshore floating windfarms, NUI’s and autonomous facilities.

What you'll be doing

Upon joining KBR you will be enrolled in a structured Graduate Programme with 2 years under a professional mentor to assist you in working towards Chartership. As part of this programme, you will get the opportunity to experience different roles in different areas of the business.

As a graduate engineer you will take on tasks ranging from launch analysis of a jacket, to machinery space layouts and hydrodynamic analysis of a hull. You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with a range of disciplines within KBR, as well as vendors, sub-contractors and global clients such as BP, Shell and Woodside.

Projects you might be involved in

Our graduates are currently working on a variety of floating and fixed platforms across the globe; from Australia through the Middle East to Canada.

Other current projects include:

  • Various Offshore Wind and Tidal Concepts
  • Various LNG Plants and Terminals
  • North Caspian Operating Company

Past Projects

  • The Marine team has worked on and completed a wide range of projects across the globe, including:
  • Terra Nova
  • Johan Sverdrup
  • Indonesia LNG Distribution
  • North Rankin
  • Gorgon


  • Competitive Salary
  • Strong network of professionals through networking and social events organised by the our IMPACT group
  • Outreach programmes such as KBR One Ocean and KBR Communities are  strongly supported by graduates
  • A structured route to Chartership in a recognised Professional Institution (IMarEST, RINA, IMechE, IET) with an appointed Chartered mentor
  • 9 day working fortnight with flexi-time in the company-wide scheme


How to Apply

Job ID Number: R2004173
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Surrey
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Marine
  • Naval Architecture

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