ConocoPhillips is committed to supporting the development of university students through financial awards, scholarships, vacation employment placements and graduate opportunities.
Gain valuable experience working on real-life projects with ConocoPhillips’ paid Vacation Work Program.
Our placements provide students in the final years of their university degree with up to 12 weeks’ industry experience, commencing at the end of November and concluding by the following February.
Working under the supervision of experienced professionals at our Perth, Brisbane or Darwin offices, vacation students undertake meaningful projects and develop professional skills in a friendly, supportive environment. Placements are created to provide an insight into what you might expect from a career in energy, with most students also having the opportunity to visit one of our world-class LNG facilities.
Applications for the 2018/2019 Vacation Work Program have now closed.
Applications for the 2019/2020 program will open in July.
To receive notification when the vacation work program opens, we recommend you Create a Profile in advance and set up a Job Alert in your profile. You can also connect with us through our LinkedIn page.
ConocoPhillips SPIRIT Scholarships reward talented 2nd year engineering students with financial support for tuition plus the unique opportunity to visit one of our world-class Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facilities. If you’re considering a career in the oil and gas industry, site visits are a great way to experience LNG operations first hand and find out how exciting a career in this industry can be!
During the one-year scholarship period, Scholars receive an expenses-paid visit to one of our Australian LNG operational facilities, $5,000 in cash to assist with educational costs, and access to a career mentor.
SPIRIT Scholarships are offered at the participating Australian universities listed below. Follow the links to the university Scholarships offices for information on Scholarship Terms and to submit your application.
University of Queensland – Applications open 29th March 2019 – closing Monday, 8th April 2019
Charles Darwin University – Application for the 2019 SPIRIT Scholarship have now closed
Central Queensland University – Application for the 2019 SPIRIT Scholarship have now closed
Curtin University – Application for the 2019 SPIRIT Scholarship have now closed
University of Western Australia – Application for the 2019 SPIRIT Scholarship have now closed
Queries regarding these scholarships can be directed to the above mentioned university Scholarships offices on their selected websites
Our 2019 graduate recruitment campaign for engineers commencing work in 2020 has now closed.
To receive notification when any future opportunities become available, we recommend you Create a Profile in advance and set up a Job Alert in your profile. You can also connect with us through our LinkedIn page.
Fast-track your engineering career with a placement into the ConocoPhillips Global Accelerate Graduate Program!
We offer our graduates a structured three-year development program which combines on-the-job work assignments; site rotations; technical and non-technical training; mentoring and networking opportunities to accelerate your development.
You will benefit from a truly diverse range of work assignments which help build your industry knowledge and technical skills and provide scope to fully capitalise on your individual abilities and passion.
During the program you will have the opportunity to work with local experts and global specialists on technical work tasks, projects and as part of the Global Engineering Academy.