Graduate Design Engineer - Highways
graduate scheme
Expires9 days

Graduate Design Engineer - Highways

Job description

We seek enthusiastic, collaborative and forward-thinking graduates to join us on our esteemed Graduate Development Programme.

Make the journey to Kier to receive industry-leading mentorship and support, the opportunity to work on hugely notable, cutting-edge projects, and leave a legacy by developing your practical and theoretical knowledge surrounded by industry experts.

What you’ll do
You’ll be involved in scheme investigation, site inspections and investigation, data collection and analysis, feasibility studies, preliminary/detailed design, preparation of tender documents and construction inspection/supervision and other activities. Prepare technical design calculations, drawings, reports, tender documents, specifications, designer’s risk assessments and other CDM documentation and other documents under supervision.

What you’ll receive and achieve:

  • A professional body mentor, dedicated to you individually
  • A committed and structured learning programme, with regular assessments
  • A social atmosphere where you’ll build relationships throughout the business
  • Practical, on the job training within your team of industry experts
  • Shadow multiple teams and achieve a rounded view of your desired discipline
  • Become part of some of the UK’s most high-profile projects
  • An honest work/life balance
  • Responsibility for your own achievements, taking control of project elements
  • Progression into the business to secure your future career
  • Support in achieving chartership with the relevant professional body for your discipline

The package:

  • Highly competitive salary
  • Start your pension with our scheme (up to 7.5% matched)
  • Two exclusive share options
  • 26 days’ plus eight bank holidays
  • Kier awards –be part of our annual award scheme. You could be our next ‘Rising Star’
  • Kier rewards – get rewards and cash back to book your holidays and shop online

What we are looking for

Qualifications

We look for those who embody our company ethos, whilst academically you’ll have completed your degree (or about to), on course to achieve a 2:2 or above on a design, structural or civil engineering related programme and must be accredited by a professional body.

Accepted degree subjects

  • civil engineering and construction

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 30/05/2018

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Closing date: Continuous recruitment

Additional job details

LocationChorley, Penrith
Salary

Competitive salary

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