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1.  How do I apply?
If you are interested in joining the KCA Deutag group graduate programme, please apply by submitting an application through our website

2.  What type of degree do you look for?
We look for applicants from all disciplines.

3.  Do you ask for a minimum qualification?
Applicants must be degree qualified, with a minimum of a 2:1 degree qualification

4.  How many graduates do you employ each year?
This will vary year by year.

5.  I am a graduate with some work experience, could I still apply?
Yes, you can still apply even if you have some work experience. The application process is the same for graduates with or without work experience.

6.  What training do you offer?
We provide ongoing training and development relevant to the role.

7.  What support / guidance do you offer?
Operations Graduates are given support from:
- Coach (Senior Toolpusher / Toolpusher on the rig)
- Mentor (General Manager)
- Learning & Development Department
- In-country teams

8.  When will I hear if my application is successful?
KCA Deutag will endeavour to reply to all applicants in a reasonable time frame.

9.  My application has been unsuccessful, will I receive any feedback?
Unfortunately, we are unable to offer you individual feedback on your application. However candidates will be advised if they have or have not been successful in their application.

10.  I have applied before, can I apply again?
Yes, you can apply even if you have applied in previous years and were unsuccessful.

11.  Can you give examples of assignment locations?
Assignment locations for prevous graduates have included Algeria, Libya, Brunei, Gabon, Oman, Russia, Kazakhstan, Mexico and Kurdistan.

12.  What is the split between practical experience on the rigs and the office based work?
An example of a typical rotation a combination of four or five week long operational field tours and functional project assignments

13.  Will we have much contact with other graduates and those from previous years?
Regular contact with your graduate colleagues is encouraged, giving you the opportunity to share and learn from each other’s experiences.

14.  Is fluency in English a requirement?
English is the corporate language in KCA Deutag. Therefore applicants should be able to demonstrate fluency in English.

15.  Will I be given responsibilities from the start?
Yes, as future leaders of KCA Deutag, you will be required to demonstrate leadership behaviours from day one.

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