Sector Guide

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Management & Consultancy

Companies in this sector develop creative, comprehensive and sustainable engineering solutions for a future where society can thrive. This involves planning, designing, managing and engineering long-lasting and impactful solutions to uniquely complex problems.

WSP at a glance

Key facts:

  • One of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms
  • Designs lasting solutions in the property & buildings, transportation & infrastructure, environment, industry, resources (including mining, and oil & gas) and power & energy sectors
  • Services also include project delivery and strategic consulting
  • Involved with high profile UK projects including the Shard, the Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham, Manchester Metrolink, High Speed Rail 1, Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the London Olympic & Paralympic Route Network
  • 8,000 employees in the UK and 48,000 globally

Discipline groups recruited...

  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths

Opportunities & Benefits:

Join our talented team working on high-profile projects that resonate locally and internationally. Discover a culture that rewards dedication with support and encouragement while you explore a wide variety of opportunities that enable you to do meaningful, impactful work in your community.

At WSP you will be challenged every day by stimulating projects, a wide variety of clients and passionate colleagues. Our culture is dynamic and vibrant, and our flexible structure enables you to shape your own future.

We provide a comprehensive benefits package which includes a Professional Development Bonus to recognise attainment of professional statuses, two paid days a year for volunteering activities and reduced gym memberships and Tastecards. You’ll also receive discounts and offers with a variety of high street retailers through our Treats programme, 25 days’ holiday and the flexibility to buy and sell annual leave.