Australia and New Zealand

We’re looking for the future leaders of our business to join the 2020 BP Graduate Programme! Commencing in January 2020, we have opportunities in Melbourne, Perth and Auckland across our Engineering, Commercial and Sales & Marketing disciplines.

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We’ll give you a breadth of experiences across BP and you will also be supported by a development program which will connect you globally, regionally and locally

As part of your programme with us, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Do real work and projects that impact BP, our stakeholders and our customers from the moment you start with us.
  • Undertake development activities, tailored to ensure you’re well prepared for the future.
  • Build your technical and leadership skill-set in a supportive working environment.
  • Work with a buddy and a mentor who will help you navigate the organisation and your career.
  • Network with business leaders and colleagues across our global business.

Early careers key dates

Key dates are TBA approximate dates are as follows:

Graduate programmes

  • Chemical and Electrical Engineering, Western Australia
  • Applications open: 25/02/2019
  • Applications close: 22/03/2019
  • Testing: 27/03/2019
  • Video interviews: 04/04/2019
  • Assessment Centre: 11/04/2019
  • Offers: week commencing 22/04/2019

  • Commercial & retail, Sales and marketing, Victoria & Auckland
  • Applications open: 18/03/2019
  • Applications close: 13/04/2019
  • Testing: 15/04/2019
  • Video interviews: Week commencing 15/04/2019
  • Commercial assessment centre: 14/05/2019 (Melbourne) & 10/5/2019 (Auckland)
  • Sales and Marketing assessment centre: 07/05/2019
  • Offers: week commencing 13/05/2019

Co-operative programme

Applications open: 15/07/2019

Applications close: 04/08/2019

Internship programme

Applications open: 15/07/2019

Applications close: 04/08/2019

Apprenticeship programme

Applications open: 09/09/2019

Applications close: 29/09/2019

Rewards and benefits

  • Competitive salary package including generous base salary, superannuation /pension (12% Australia and 8% NZ), 10% annual bonus**, fuel discount, employee share plan and more.
  • Additional day of leave per year
  • 2 days leave annually to volunteer with an organisation of your choice, perhaps work with one of our key partners OzHarvest or the McGrath Foundation or volunteer at the UniSport Indigenous Nationals Games.
  • Employee recognition program, earning points from your stakeholders and peers which can be redeemed for products, experiences or gift vouchers.

**Based on company and personal performance 

Graduate Programme eligibility

  • Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident at the time of graduation
  • Credit average (65 GPA) or above
  • Studying a relevant degree
  • Available to work full time from January 2020

Indigenous employment opportunities

BP supports Indigenous employees with development plans, mentoring programs and opportunities to develop personally and professionally. We train you. We challenge you. We inspire you.

We’re proud to announce our partnership with UniSport, supporting the Indigenous Nationals Games including sponsoring 2 scholarships. Through our Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP), we have made a difference in our communities by supporting the growth of Indigenous business, creating employment pathways and combating a health issue by developing Opal® fuel. 

Internship, Graduate and Apprenticeship opportunities are available in a wide range of business areas in our Melbourne office and Perth refinery. 

You’ll be connected with a network of other Indigenous professionals and work within an environment which will support you to unlock your full potential in a rewarding career. You’ll be making a difference to global energy supplies now and into the future.  

At BP we value people with diverse experiences, so if you identify as being an Indigenous Australian, please reach out to find out more – You can also check out our Retail and Professional job opportunities. 

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