Equinor Graduate 2019 – USA People and Leadership Human Resources in Houston, Texas

Graduate 2019 – USA People and Leadership Human Resources


  • Job ID: 13471

  • Country: USA, USA

  • Location: Houston, Texas, Houston, Texas

  • Company: Equinor US Operations LLC

  • Contact Name: Julia Ramos

  • Workplace: Onshore

  • Discipline: People and Leadership

  • Education Preferred: Bachelor or Master's degree

  • Experience Preferred: Less than 3 years

  • Closing Date: Feb 222019

Job Description

Founded in 1972, Equinor is an international energy company, with operations in more than 30 countries and approximately 20,000 employees worldwide. Our purpose is to bring energy to a growing population while creating value for our shareholders and the communities where we operate.

Building on over 40 years of experience on the Norwegian continental shelf, we are committed to accommodating the world’s energy needs in a safe, secure, responsible, and efficient manner through innovative technology and business solutions. We are headquartered in Norway and are listed on the New York and Oslo stock exchanges.

Some of our most exciting development work is taking place in the United States, one of our key innovation hubs. Our onshore shale oil and gas operations involve finding solutions to new challenges, while our expertise in operating at significant offshore depths is constantly being refined and developed.

Equinor is always looking to attract the best and most qualified talents. The world will need a lot more energy and lower emissions in the years to come, and we’re determined to be part of the solution. It’s not an easy job, but we believe that with the right people, passion and curiosity, it is possible.

Do you want to contribute to shaping the future of energy? Join our programme!

Our Corporate Graduate Programme is aimed at applicants with both technical and non-technical educational backgrounds who have recently graduated or will be able to graduate by the end of 2019 with a bachelor’s, master’s or PhD degree. We offer an introduction to Equinor and the energy industry and focus on accelerating your learning and development. Graduates in Equinor will have a steep learning curve, and are expected to develop an overall understanding of our activities and business challenges.

Corporate graduate programme:

Our graduate programme will start your transition from student to professional, with opportunities to contribute in some of the company’s most exciting tasks.

As a graduate in Equinor you will be permanently hired from your first day and be enrolled in the Corporate graduate programme for two years. You will get challenging and meaningful tasks and an opportunity to work with your own development goals that correspond with Equinor’s business needs.

You will participate in structured learning and networking, engage in rotational assignments and have a mentor throughout the programme.

Our graduates can work within different disciplines throughout the company. You can read more about the various disciplines on equinor.com, ‘Corporate graduate programme’ in section ‘Careers’.

We are now recruiting for:

• People and leadership (Human resources)

Job Description

People & Leadership develops Human Resource strategies, policies and requirements for Equinor. As a tactical business partner, PL translates business goals into people and leadership priorities as well as driving business performance through aligned strategy and practices.

At Equinor, our graduates work on multiple tasks throughout the business. Work tasks may vary according to your competence profile, assignment and business needs. You can expect to rotate across the organization, discipline or work location during the program. You will become a valuable member of our graduate community and collaborate with teams across Equinor's value chain.

As a PL (HR) Graduate at Equinor, you can gain experience by rotating through the following areas:

• Attraction, Recruitment and Induction

• Performance and Reward

• Employee and Industrial Relations

• Organization Capabilities and Change

• Global Mobility

• Human Resource Operations

• Learning and Development


• Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Psychology, Social Science, or another Business-related field

• No more than three years of relevant fulltime work experience

• Fluent in English and preferably a second working language

• International work and/or study experience preferred

• Extra curricular activities and/or voluntary work is an advantage

Personal Qualities

• Live our values and adhere to our safety expectations

• High ethical standards

• Good communication skills

• Global mindset

• Team player with the ability to work and deliver results in a diverse environment

• Have a positive attitude to take on new challenges and adapt to dynamic environments

We Offer

We offer competitive salaries, a general bonus scheme, good pension and insurance schemes and a comprehensive welfare package. Equinor wants to ensure diversity in terms of gender, age and culture. An Equal Opportunity Employer: Females, Minorities, Veterans, Disables and Other Protected Groups. Equinor is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral requested.

General Information

Please make sure that when applying, you attach the following:

• CV/ resume in English

• Transcripts of records (or other documents describing subjects and grades) obtained to this point during your studies in English. If you are in the process of completing a degree, please upload an official temporary transcript.

Applications submitted without these attachments will unfortunately not be evaluated.

Legal eligibility for employment in the U.S. is required.

Our values are to be open, collaborative, courageous and caring. We believe in these qualities, which are essential for building an even stronger Equinor. If you can identify with them, you could be the one to strengthen our team.

Our safety expectations: Safety is integrated in everything we do and are applicable to all - “I am safety” Accountable, visible and engaged.

Candidates are expected to openly offer all relevant information about themselves during the recruitment process.

All permanent and temporary hires will be screened against relevant sanctions lists to ensure compliance with sanctions law and increase security.

For technical issues and other queries please contact us at GraduateRecruitment@equinor.com

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.