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Graduate 2021 – Renewables (UK)

The world will need a lot more energy and lower emissions in the years to come, and we’re determined to be part of the solution.

Equinor’s New Energy Solutions (NES) business area reflects our long-term goal to complement our oil and gas portfolio with profitable renewable energy. We are on track to become a major player in the global offshore wind business. In parallel, our ambition is to become a market-driven power producer from multiple renewable energy sources (solar, onshore wind and energy storage) with a significant position and capabilities in 3-5 power markets by 2030.

Our graduates within renewables work on multiple tasks throughout the programme. You can expect to rotate across the organisation, area or work location during the programme. You will become a valuable member of our graduate community and collaborate with teams across Equinor’s value chain.

Work tasks may vary according to your competence profile, assignment and business needs. Typical tasks /assignments under Renewables are:

  • Asset Management within offshore and floating wind
  • New Business Development, Finance, Strategy within offshore wind, battery technology, solar and carbon capture and storage
  • Operations and operations excellence within offshore and floating wind
  • Various other Commercial & Business analysis roles that require insight on renewable energy, low-carbon and battery technologies
  • New Technology roles within renewables, battery technology and low carbon solutions
  • Renewables development projects and supply chain within offshore wind, solar or carbon capture and storage

    Various other roles /tasks involving creative thinking, innovation, constructive drive to challenge the status quo, within the renewables business


  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree or PhD with good academic record
  • No more than three years of relevant fulltime work experience
  • Fluent in English and preferably a second working language
  • International work and/or study experience preferred
  • Extracurricular activities and/or voluntary work is an advantage
  • Personal Qualities

  • Ability to live by our safety and security expectations
  • Passion to work in the Renewables Sector (Offshore and Floating Wind, Solar, low carbon solutions etc.)
  • Creative thinking and ability to challenge the status quo
  • High ethical standards
  • Good communication skills
  • Global mindset
  • Team player with the ability to work and deliver results in a diverse environment
  • Have a positive attitude to take on new challenges and adapt to dynamic environments
  • We Offer

    Our graduate programme is a kick start to a global career, where you can contribute to solving some of the biggest challenges in today’s energy industry. We believe that our greatest asset is our people, so you’ll be joining a company that believes in rewarding your achievements and supporting your quality of life.

    Our aim is to attract and develop people who share our values and are excited by our vision. That’s why we offer a competitive compensation and benefit package, including the potential for annual bonus and a range of health and well-being programmes.

    General Information

    Please make sure that when applying, you attach the following:

  • CV/ resume in English
  • Transcripts of records (or other documents describing subjects and grades) obtained to this point during your studies in English or Scandinavian language. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript. We will not be able to evaluate applications submitted without these attachments.
  • Our values are open, collaborative, courageous and caring. Safety is integrated in everything we do, and that applies to everyone. Both our values and our safety expectations are essential for building an even stronger Equinor. If you can identify with this, you could be the one to strengthen our team.

    Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process. All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

    Offer will be a subject to a right to work in the UK.

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