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EMEC 2017 - Chemical Engineering & Commercial

Location:  Fawley, Fife, Leatherhead, Lon, HAM, GB
Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary


ExxonMobil Energy Challenge 2017


“Be a part of our Energy”



Are you in the penultimate year of your degree? Are you looking to secure a Summer or Industrial Placement commencing July 2018?


We have opportunities for Technical and Commercial placements at our UK Sites:


  • Fife (Nr Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Fawley (Nr Southampton, Hampshire, England)
  • Leatherhead (Surrey, England) – For commercial Schemes only
  • Newport (Nr Cardiff, Wales)
  • WLT (Nr Heathrow, England)



Apply now and join us at one of our ExxonMobil Energy Challenge (EMEC) events.

  • Have a tour of ExxonMobil’s Fawley Refinery, the UK’s largest refinery
  • Be able to find out more about our different business areas and UK operating sites
  • Meet with our managers and graduates to find out what working for ExxonMobil is really like
  • Have a face-to-face interview for a placement.


At EMEC you will be given information about ExxonMobil in the UK, enabling you to choose in which area of the business you would like your placement to be in. Whether you are interested in joining our corporate departments, are wowed by the technology in IT, enthused by the opportunities in Fuels and Marketing, or keen to work in one of the many different areas of our business using your engineering skills, you will find out much more at EMEC.


Did you know that over 65% of ExxonMobil’s UK placement students attended EMEC in 2016 to secure their placement in 2017? And, over 80% of ExxonMobil UK graduates have secured their graduate role from their placement. Apply now for EMEC and take the first step to securing a placement in 2018, which could lead to you securing a graduate role and a long-term future career with ExxonMobil.


The ExxonMobil Energy Challenge will be hosted at a hotel in Hampshire, near ExxonMobil’s Fawley Refinery. EMEC will take place on:

  • 7th September – Chemical engineers + STEM degrees candidates
  • 12th September - Chemical engineers + STEM degrees candidates   
  • 14th September - Chemical engineers + STEM degrees candidates


    During the application process you will be asked to state your preference on which date you can attend. We will endeavour to accommodate your preferred date of attendance, but you will also be asked to provide a 2nd date preference. If you are successful through the application process we will inform you of your date to attend EMEC.


    The day will start at 8.30am and finish by 5.30pm. If required, overnight accommodation will be provided on a shared room basis the night before EMEC. Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed.


    To be eligible for this scheme you must:


  • Be expecting a minimum of a 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 A levels B grade, (or equivalent)
  • Have the right to work in the UK


Applications open: Friday 5th May 2017

Applications close: Midnight Sunday 9th July 2017







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ExxonMobil and its United Kingdom subsidiary companies, Esso Petroleum Company, Limited, and ExxonMobil Chemical Limited, are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. All applicants are offered equal opportunity to demonstrate their abilities during our recruitment processes, therefore, please contact the Recruitment Team if you wish to discuss any particular requirements to enable you to complete our recruitment process.

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