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Summer Intern - Geospatial Survey & Positioning

Summer Intern - Geospatial Survey & Positioning

  • Location United Kingdom - South East - Sunbury
  • Travel required
  • Job category Subsurface Group
  • Relocation available
  • Job type Graduates
  • Job code 133147BR
  • Experience level
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Job summary

The Survey & Positioning team provide global support to the bp Production & Operations organisation.

Survey and Positioning specialists assure and manage the efficient and reliable positioning of both assets and data, to mitigate operational & business risks associated with a failure of positional integrity. Surveyors combine operational and technical skills to deliver reliable position data in support of hydrocarbon, renewable and Carbon Capture and Underground Storage projects using the most appropriate platforms and technologies for both onshore and offshore projects.

This is an internship role that will support an internal transformation programme to implement new ways of working as we transition to remote and uncrewed vessel operations in support of our low carbon objectives. You will primarily work on a project in support of one of the programme themes to deliver agreed outcomes that are aligned with business requirements. You will also have opportunities work with our global survey and positioning specialists to gain insights into the application of geospatial survey support in a multinational energy company.

To apply for this role, youll need to be enrolled in an undergraduate or post graduate course in geospatial survey and either in your penultimate year of study,or in your final year but continuing your education with a masters degree in a related subject in the next academic year.

You will also need to have the following knowledge and skills;

  • Working knowledge of fundamental principals of geospatial survey and measurement uncertainty
  • Awareness of hydrographic survey methods
  • Working knowledge of Geodesy, coordinate reference systems and transformations
  • Introductory knowledge of ESRI platform (Desktop, Server, SDE) and other applicable Geospatial tools such as FME and Blue Marble Desktop

Other information
Remember, you can only apply for ONE opportunity. If you are not sure that this is the opportunity for you, please return to our Candidate Matcher to review your other matches.

Within the education section please list all information for any degrees that you have studied or are currently studying.

If you need to make any adjustments to any stage of the recruitment process, for example due to an illness, injury or a disability, please contact us on 0800 279 2088 or email enquiry@bpgraduates.co.uk. If you are calling from overseas, please dial +44 1635 584149.

Duties and responsibilities
The precise nature of your role will be defined by your skills as well as the needs of the business, but your duties and responsibilities will include:
  • Working on projects and supporting your team to find the best solutions
  • Helping to maintain performance within your team and for bp as a company
  • Building relationships both within bp and with our external partners, collaborating across entities and teams to deliver excellence
  • Demonstrating drive and dedication through the bp values with an emphasis on safety.

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