Careers at Schlumberger

Your real-life job—with plenty of opportunity to take early responsibility—begins the day you’re hired. Whether you’re working in the field, the lab, or in the office, every day will be different, bringing its own interesting challenges.

Why should I choose a Schlumberger career?

Schlumberger offers challenging global opportunities that will stretch your skills and help you reach maximum potential. They promote from within based solely on performance and potential. They also invest more time and resources in our training and development programs than any other oilfield services company.

Learn more about Schlumberger’s application process below.

Schlumberger application steps

  • Online Application
  • Interview
  • Assessment Centre
    • Includes online psychometric tests

Schlumberger test guides

These tests are designed to measure your numerical abilities and relate to graphs, percentages and tables whereby you will be asked to analyse data and chose from a set of multiple choice answers. These will be timed so it is important to practice in advance.

This test comprises of questions relating to sequences of shapes and patterns. In each question there will be a missing step and you will be provided with a number of answers to choose from. These are designed to test your logical reasoning as well analytical and problem-solving skills.

This type of test is similar to the standard numerical and verbal reasoning in that it is timed and consists of a number of questions with multiple choice answers. This test measures your ability to understand and apply mechanical concepts and principles to solve problems. As with all types of online tests it is advisable to practice beforehand in order to ascertain how much time to spend on each question. It is also vital to ensure full knowledge of mechanical principles.

You’ll be given information relating to the role that you are applying for, which you’ll be asked to prepare a 30 minute presentation on, to be given in front of one of the assessors. This will be done ahead of the assessment centre. You will then be required to answer questions in order to demonstrate your knowledge of the company and how you would work under pressure. Your presentation and analytical skills will also be tested.

The group exercise demonstrates how you work and perform in a team. The group will be presented with information, including a number of issues and you will need to produce solutions. Ensure to find a balance between speaking up and making your point but without dominating the group. You must show the assessor that you can work well in any situation, especially within a team as that is something that will be expected of you at the company.

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    60 tests, 1,200 questions

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    60 tests, 900 questions

    $29

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    Verbal reasoning test

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    30 tests, 300 questions

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    Verbal reasoning test

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    Diagrammatic reasoning test

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    Assessment Centre Guide

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    30 tests, 240 questions

    $29

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    Situational Full

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    1 Scenario, 60 Minutes

    $29

    Numerical reasoning test

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    Diagrammatic reasoning test

    Situational judgement test

    E-Tray Full

    E-Tray test

    Assessment Centre Guide

    12 month unlimited access

  • Assessment Centre
    Guide

    111 pages

    $29

    Numerical reasoning test

    Verbal reasoning test

    Diagrammatic reasoning test

    Situational judgement test

    E-Tray test

    Assessment Full

    Assessment Centre Guide

    12 month unlimited access

  • Numerical Full

    Numerical Reasoning

    60 Tests|1,200 Questions

    $29
  • Verbal Full

    Verbal Reasoning

    60 Tests|900 Questions

    $29
  • Diagrammatic Full

    Diagrammatic Reasoning

    30 Tests|300 Questions

    $29
  • Situational Full

    Situational Reasoning

    30 Tests|240 Questions

    $29
  • Assessment Full

    Assessment Center Guide

    111 pages

    $29
  • E-Tray Full

    E-tray Test

    1 Scenario|60 Minutes

    $29