• Graduate Civil Engineer - multiple locations

    Posted Date 2 months ago(18/10/2019 15:42)
    Job ID
    2019-3578
    # of Openings
    10
    Category
    Engineering
    Post End Date
    31/12/2019
  • About Costain and your project.

    Start date: September 2020

    Applications close: 31st December 2019

     

    Salary: Competitive salary, private medical cover, pension, 25 days paid annual leave/year, salary reviewed every 6 months.

     

    The Costain Graduate Development Scheme is an intensive 2-year programme designed to equip high flying graduates with the skills and experience required to take them forward in their career with the company. We expect graduates to rotate after 12 months to another sector of the business. We offer mentoring and support in every area of work, as well as a structured training programme to enable graduates to work towards achieving Chartership with the ICE. This includes an accredited Further Learning Programme for Graduates with a BEng degree. Graduates will work on a number of projects around the UK during the 2-year programme, in sectors including nuclear, highways, rail, water, airports and tunnels.

     

    Costain offers a range of exciting development opportunities to accelerate your career and enable you to achieve your potential both during and after the Graduate Development Scheme.

     

    What will I be doing?

    Key Tasks & Responsibilities

    As a Graduate Civil Engineer you will be responsible for a key element of work on a project taking a significant role in technical delivery as well as managing aspects of time, cost and quality and will acquire technical, leadership and project management skills and experience. This will include undertaking the following tasks:

    • Management of site operations, to ensure safety, quality, cost effectiveness, timely production and customer satisfaction
    • Planning and sequencing of operations, including writing method statements and risk assessments, and procuring sub-contractor, labour, plant and material resources
    • Briefing teams
    • Implementing operational quality control including setting out and QA processes
    • Commercial management
    • Design and design management
    • Work winning
    • Full engagement with the Costain professional development scheme, to become qualified in 3 – 4 year period

    About you

     

    We have opportunities in the following locations:

    • Manchester
    • Newcastle
    • Birmingham
    • London
    • Brighton
    • Preston

    Please disclose where you'd ideally like be based and we will accomodate as much as possible.

     

     

     

    You’ll be a welcomed member of the wider team, with opportunities to take on additional responsibility, join one of our networks for women, military or LGBT+ staff, and participate in cultural and social events with the local community (e.g. as a STEM ambassador).

     

    Your personal and professional development is important to us. We welcome a discussion about how we can support you with further study, or professional membership or attainment for example.

     

    It is expected that you will work to be a part of the wider project team, living by the programmes expected values. 

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    Final Statement

     

    Please contact us via earlycareers@costain.com if you have any questions.

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