Application process

The application process has 4 stages:

Stage 1 - Application form 

All applications are submitted online.

Stage 2 - Aptitude Test

If your application is successful, you will be invited to attend an aptitude test.

There are 5 multiple choice tests:

Numerical Computation
Numerical Reasoning
Technical Understanding
Mechanical Comprehension
Fault Diagnosis at a National 5/GCSE level.

To help you prepare and feel more relaxed, we recommend you familiarise yourself with the different types of questions and timings by taking practice tests online.  There are a number of online practice tests available and you can access these on the Oil & Gas Skills Navigator.

If you consider yourself to have a disability, make sure we are made aware of this in advance so any adjustments can be made.

Stage 3 - Interview

Following a successful aptitude test, you will be invited to attend a formal interview. 

There are many resources available offering helpful hints so you can leave a lasting impression on the interviewers. 

Our top five hints are:

Do your research
Practice your answers
Look the part
Stay calm
Ask questions!

Stage 4 - Finalising the offer

If you are successful, it is important that you send back the completed offer of acceptance promptly or before the respond by date.