The Shell Graduate Programme

As a technical graduate, you’ll embark on a three-year training programme that offers talented individuals a comprehensive introduction to various areas of Shell’s business and operations within the Technical area of the Shell Graduate Programme. It’s a robust platform from which you’ll be perfectly positioned to become pioneers in the field of Electrical Engineering can establish a long and fulfilling career.

Joining the Programme you’ll work alongside the industry’s leading technical experts and visionaries, and could gain experience on some of Shell’s most groundbreaking engineering projects. Within Shell you’ll find a supportive work environment, working with teams across the globe. You’ll be encouraged to take an innovative approach, while developing your skills and technical capabilities.

Electrical Engineering

Shell’s Electrical Engineers solve energy challenges: Working in our New Energies business; Integrating new sustainable sources of energy; Applying new technologies to meet Shell’s business objectives; Designing, managing and maintaining safe and reliable power systems for our new and existing assets. An Engineering job at Shell is not only a chance to progress your career with a global energy leader and expand your horizons, but an opportunity for you to make an impact on the future of the industry.

As an Electrical Engineer, you’ll play a key role in successful project delivery and work alongside fellow creative thinkers, problem solvers and innovators keen to push boundaries. We’ll ensure that you are constantly developing your expertise and abilities.

Roles and responsibilities

As an Electrical Engineer in Shell your responsibilities will develop in line with the competencies you acquire through the learning and development programme. The roles available can include:

  • Accountability for the design of a complex electrical system for an oil and gas facility
  • A role in Electrical Maintenance /Operations on an oil and gas facility
  • Electrical/Project Engineering or Site Management roles available in a wide variety of locations

Training and development opportunities

The resources and learning opportunities available to you at Shell are some of the best in the industry. As a graduate curious to know more about your chosen field you’ll benefit from a well-established learning and development programme, fully aligned with the requirements for professional registration.

We aim to develop your competencies and capabilities in as short a time as possible, and enable you to make the most of the opportunities presented to you from a range of our world-leading projects and international operations. You’ll receive regular progress checks from experienced professionals to ensure you are properly supported on your development path.

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