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We're in search of remarkable graduates to help us pioneer new ways to meet the world's demand for energy.

About Shell

Shell is one of the world's leading energy companies. We are involved with or leading some of the most challenging, complex, innovative, and technologically advanced engineering projects that have ever been undertaken, in some of the most hostile and remote regions of the world.

The Shell graduate programme lasts from 2-5 years and is designed to shape future leaders. You can expect challenging roles from day one, continuous professional development through coaching and mentoring, as well as numerous world-class training courses to develop you in your chosen role.

Civil Engineering at Shell

Civil Engineering in Shell covers a broad range of areas which include design and fabrication of offshore and onshore structures, support to assets and projects, as well as research and development of new technology and techniques to deliver our work more safely. We offer one of the most diverse portfolios of projects and locations a Civil engineer could possible work on, with some of the most complex engineering challenges, and we’re looking for remarkable graduates to take our work forward.

Opportunities for Civil Engineers at Shell:

  • Penultimate year students; 10-12 week paid summer assessed internships. Offer of a graduate role will be made if successful.
  • Final year students; graduate roles available. The assessment route will be through a Shell Recruitment Day.

When applying all roles are open, but it is recommended that application is made to Discipline Engineering which includes the Civil, Structural, and Offshore groups. Opportunities are mostly available in the Netherlands, although Aberdeen, Brunei, Bangalore, Malaysia, and Houston are also possible locations dependent on nationality, work restrictions, and availablility.

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Robert Bird Group

Robert Bird Group

Robert Bird Group is a global structural, civil and specialist construction engineering consultancy with offices in Australia, the United Kingdom, the United Arab Emirates, and South East Asia.  

Our vision 'Delivering Engineering Excellence to the Best Clients in the World' provides direction for our organisation and our people. Our clients are ‘world class’ in what they do and continue to innovate and change to meet the changing business environment. Our vision is to innovate and change in partnership with them.

  • With 15 offices and hubs globally, we are able to service international projects and clients worldwide.
  • Our people are key to achieving business success. As a service organisation the strength of our leadership, and the skill and motivation of our people is crucial to achieving this success. Therefore training and talent management are a key priority.
  • Since 1982, Robert Bird Group has developed a diverse project portfolio that extends over numerous industry and government sectors globally. We have built a reputation for expertise in the engineering of complex structural projects including high rise and waterfront developments, prestigious public buildings, heritage listed developments, urban regeneration projects, health, education, sporting facilities, major retail developments, mining & resources, transportation infrastructure, power and renewable energy resources.

Our Group is committed to environmentally sustainable design and we have completed an extensive portfolio of environmentally sustainable rated projects. These projects include 6 Star Green Star rated buildings in Australia and Breeam rated projects in the UK. We are currently working on numerous LEED Gold and Platinum projects internationally. 

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The VINCI name symbolises the best in innovation, creativity and technological mastery, befitting for a Group that harnesses a culture of innovation to deliver technical expertise in tackling the most complex of projects.

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As we develop innovative new ways to meet the world’s growing demand for energy, we’re searching for remarkable people to join us.

Robert Bird Group

We are dedicated to creating exceptional value for our clients through the intelligent application of engineering science and innovative approaches towards planning for construction.



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