Would you like to join in creating the leading oil company?

Aker BP needs a diversity of skills, experience and mindsets. We like to be challenged and to think outside the box. On our team, you can be part of developing future oil and gas production, and simultaneously improve the entire industry.

Aker BP’s vision is to be the leading exploration and production company within oil and gas. We will achieve this by producing the natural resources with low emissions and costs, while at the same time creating jobs and values for both our owners and the broader Norwegian society. We have big plans for the future, which include further growth and a desire to improve the oil and gas industry. 

We work every day to ensure safe, reliable and cost-effective operations with low emissions. In order to do this, we need to work together as a team. Cooperation between suppliers, alliances, land and sea is the very core of Aker BP.

Personal development creates a win-win situation, which is why we want to give you opportunities to build your expertise.

At Aker BP, we facilitate employees switching positions internally – thereby ensuring that experience is transferred to different fields, projects and functions.

We create good results by using our strong sides, while at the same time looking after each other in a safe, secure and inclusive working environment.

Open positions


Our employees are our most important resource. That is why we give high priority to competence development and personal growth. We develop both domain development and leaders, who will enable us to achieve our business goals.

Our employees should thrive at work. The work environment is inclusive and characterized by tolerance and good discussions. We need challengers with creative ideas, who see potentials and find smarter working methods.

In addition to professional challenges and development opportunities, we offer our employees a number of benefits that promote flexibility and life-work-balance. We have competitive salaries, an attractive shareholder program and good health and insurance schemes.

Students and graduates

Graduate positions

Will be advertised August 2023

As a recent graduate, you have important skills that Aker BP needs in the future. If we are going to remain at the forefront of the industry, it is crucial to have new graduates on the team.

With us, you will contribute to developing the oil and gas industry. We have ambitious goals and need innovative, creative and smart employees to achieve them. We have good internal training programs, including graduate programs, mentoring programs and a separate network for Young Professionals. The work environment is characterised by enthusiasm and team spirit. We appreciate new ideas and discussions that can make us even better.

Summer jobs

Will be advertised September 2023

The graduate positions are permanent jobs with extra focus on training in the first year. As a graduate, you get to participate in gatherings, network meetings and courses, which increase yourskills and understanding of the company and how we work.

Aker BP announces graduate positions for the following year in August with an application deadline in the beginning of October.

Summer jobs
We believe that we have Norway’s best summer jobs. Over the course of 6-8 weeks, you will gain unique insight into exciting projects in the oil and gas industry.

Graduates – relocation to Norway

Aker BP is also looking for students from international universities outside Norway to join our graduate program. To simplify and support your relocation journey to Norway we can offer:

  • Individually tailored graduated program
  • Relocation support incl. cover travel cost
  • Help to find housing
  • Housing allowance for the first year
  • Immigration & work permit process support
  • Language training
  • Young professional network


We see it as part of our social responsibility to contribute to the development of both graduates, students and apprentices.


Will be advertised in December 2023

This is why Aker BP accepts apprentices every year. Over the course of two years, you will complete your apprenticeship in order to receive the trade certificate.

The positions are popular and will give you an introduction into the oil and gas industry. You will get interesting tasks, varied experience and be part of a positive and inclusive work environment.

The positions will be announced in December. The application deadline is in February.

We joined process apprentice Halvard on his shift on board the Ivar Aasen platform, which is located in the North Sea.