bp America Veteran Employer Profile


“Our ability to reimagine energy for the world depends on dedicated, skilled employees of character who work as a team to solve complex challenges. We recruit veterans because we value their past experience and want to help develop their future."

David C. Lawler, President and CEO of bp America

Start Your Energy Career Here

At bp, we offer a variety of roles for veterans in engineering, operations, technology, commercial, finance, HR, logistics and more. We also have internships, graduate development programs, and experienced full-time opportunities.

bp’s supply and trading business offers a structured placement program giving top military veterans the opportunity to gain commercial experience. The Military Placement Program is a 12-month paid placement in which you’ll receive training and development, a dedicated mentor,  and an understanding of the wider supply and trading business.

Supporting Veterans

Our unique contributions to an inclusive work environment, such as the Veterans Business Resource Group, an employee veteran network, advance our company’s values and behaviors. They represent bp’s commitment to America with visible support to active duty service members, reservists, guardsmen, and veterans and their spouses.

We are Proud of Our Partnerships

Awards and Recognition

2019 named Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Companies for the third time by U.S. Veterans Magazine

2019 included on Military Friendly’s employers list of top veteran companies

2018 recognized for by VetJobs as “Outstanding Veteran Employer”

2016 honored as a Military Friendly Employer in GI Jobs Magazine

2015 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award

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