Graduate Civil Engineer
graduate scheme

Graduate Civil Engineer

Kier Construction
Competitive salary
Norwich · Tempsford
Time left to apply
7 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

We’re recruiting enthusiastic, collaborative and forward-thinking graduates who are ready to start their career in construction. If you have at least a 2:1 MEng degree in civil engineering – or you’re in your final year and on track to achieve one – we want to hear from you.

Kier Professional Services (KPS) provide engineering solutions to technical challenges across the Kier Group. They have a reputation for delivering complex schemes which combine practical knowledge and intelligent solutions for both temporary and permanent works.

Working predominantly in the design office, you will also get the opportunity to work on site to support the construction teams and gain a broad range of experience.

You will have access to a range of cutting-edge design and drawing software, as well as support from professional engineers, to assist in reaching the best solutions.

The Graduate Development Program is a three year scheme geared towards three goals:

  • Supporting you in achieving chartership within your chosen professional body
  • Equipping you with the technical skills and knowledge to carry out your role to the very highest standards
  • Starting you on your way to becoming a future leader in the business.

What you’ll get

  • A competitive salary
  • A company car
  • Life assurance
  • Membership of our pension scheme
  • Share options
  • 26 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • Kier’s industry-renowned Graduate Development Programme
  • Support in achieving chartership with the ICE or similar relevant body.

Company information

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it’s through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Let’s shape your world together.

Person requirements

Thriving on a challenge, you will use your academic kills and problem solving ability to resolve interesting and challenging issues faced by our site teams.

As well as the ability to work effectively within a team, you’ll need excellent communication and interpersonal skills. We want to work with people who are proactive, forward thinking and keen to develop their career in the industry.

Qualifications and experience requirements

Your degree should be accredited by the Institution of Civil Engineers. Gaining some practical work experience before you apply will also give you an edge.

Accepted degree subjects



Competitive salary


Norwich · Tempsford

How to apply

Closing date: 30/04/2018

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 30/04/2018

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