Automation Engineer
Do you want to solve global energy challenges for future generations?


At Aker Solutions we are committed to helping the energy industry and broader society #PowerTheChange towards a low-carbon future.

Our ambitions are high. By 2030, renewables and low-carbon solutions for oil and gas will make up two-thirds of our business. Do you want to be a part of driving the transition?

The Life Cycle segment takes care of energy assets in a Life Cycle perspective. From the start to end of production, Life Cycle ensure safe operations. Our objective is to be a leading supplier of low carbon solutions and electrification projects. We focus on optimizing field life solutions, driven by decarbonization and environmentally sound offerings.

Our Electrical, Instrumentation, and Telecommunications Department in Trondheim is now looking for Young Professional Automation Engineer to help us in our mission to #powerthechange.

What will you be doing?
  • As a graduate in 2024 in Aker Solutions, you will be a part of a graduate program. This includes professional network, meet other graduates across locations and visit to our headquarter and one of our yards.

  • As a permanent employee in Aker Solutions, you will participate in project teams that proudly deliver world class projects.

  • You will work together with some of our most experienced and knowledgeable engineers and gain valuable experience.

  • You will be joining a dedicated team of engineers within the SIT & CSNE Mid-Norway department and learn the methods as you go.

  • You will be provided various and challenging tasks in a fast-working environment gain both automation- and multidiscipline technical knowledge and experience in an effective way.

  • You can expect to learn to use NORSOK Standards and gain knowledge within ATEX / NEK420 requirements, gain knowledge of field instrument engineering, electrical equipment and machines containing both instrumentation and intelligent electrical devices, control systems with programmed logic, incl. basic hardware, I/O circuits/loops, logic, HMI, interface protocols, communication networks, information security and understanding the totality of system functions and operability in industrial facilities

  • Training will be given and you will receive a mentor to guide you while developing your skills.

We think you should have:
  • Student graduating in 2024 or recent years

  • Area of study relevant to the role you are applying for

  • You will be given all the tools you need to succeed, and the rest is up to you!

  • The following personal qualities, skills and interests will be highly appreciated:

  • Interest in following developments in technology and improving work methods

  • Commercial mindset, strong work ethics, courageous, open minded and a proactive attitude

  • Good communication skills and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team

  • Familiar with use of teams and similar digitalized collaboration tools

  • Good in English - both written and verbally

More reasons to work with us:
  • As an employee in Aker Solutions, you have many career opportunities. We ensure that our employees get the chance to work across disciplines, build expertise and develop their own potential. This contributes to a vibrant and engaged working environment at all our locations.

  • A healthy work-life balance with flexible working conditions throughout the different phases of your life journey.

  • Competitive pay and benefits with excellent pension and insurance schemes as well as private health services provided by Aker Care.

  • Access to welfare club with free gym facilities, sports equipment hire and cabins for rent in the mountains and by the sea.

  • You will be a part of our Solutioneers, an international employee network that brings together our young talents for professional development, networking and fun. In addition, Aker offer a wide range of welfare activities and training options for all our employees.

  • We can promise you it will be both challenging and fun!

Interested? Contact us.

If this appeals to you, please submit your application via our website as we will not process applications received via email. Applications will be evaluated continuously.

Please note that applications without a diploma/transcript will not be evaluated. For more information regarding this position, contact:

Lars Ustad, Recruiter, NES Advantage Solutions, [email protected]

Mathias Øien Setten, Department manager, Aker Solutions, [email protected]

NES Advantage Solutions is Aker Solutions’ global recruitment services provider responsible for permanent and temporary staffing service. We use Semac background checks in our recruitment process.

Diversity and Inclusion

Aker Solutions is empowered by its diverse workforce. We ensure a good working environment where equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion are considered vital to our success. We believe diversity creates value, attracts talent, and makes life more interesting. We therefore encourage and welcome applications from diverse backgrounds related to race, religion, nationality, sexual orientation, gender, ethnicity, disability, age, and more.

This is Aker Solutions

Aker Solutions delivers integrated solutions, products and services to the global energy industry. We enable low-carbon oil and gas production and develop renewable solutions to meet future energy needs. By combining innovative digital solutions and predictable project execution we accelerate the transition to sustainable energy production. Aker Solutions employs approximately 15,000 people in more than 20 countries.

Søknadsfrist: 10. mars 2024
Jobbtype: Graduate
Sted: Trondheim