• Graduate Civil Structural Engineer

    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(24/11/2019 18:37)
    Job ID
    2019-3754
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Engineering
  • 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?

    The fundamental requirement of this role is to deliver civil and structural analysis, calculations, reports and specifications for projects in a range of sectors, including water, rail and highways.

    • Prepare preliminary and detailed design analysis, calculations, specifications and related documentation for civil and structural temporary and permanent works
    • Communicate designs effectively to the BIM teams
    • Challenge and deliver value engineering solutions
    • Supervised and mentored by our senior engineers in a friendly teamwork environment

    You will be based in Manchester with occasional visits to other offices and site.

    About you

    • Minimum BEng Civil or Structural Engineering
    • Good general IT skills
    • Good problem solving, presentation and communications (written and verbal) skills
    • Some experience in design of foundations, drainage, highways, steel and concrete an advantage

     

    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.

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