Welcome to the Highways England Hub

Highways England is the government-owned company charged with driving forward our motorways and major A roads. This includes modernising and maintaining the highways, as well as running the network and keeping traffic moving. 

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Typically recruits

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

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Hundreds of students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
Highways England was cre­ated on 30th March 1994.
There will be an invest­ment of £15.1 bil­lion in our strate­gic roads by 2021.
The first managed motorway began operating on the M42 between Junction 3a and Junction 7.
We operate, maintain and improve England's strategic road network.

Work Placements & Graduate Opportunities

Major M5 repair work to start

The major concrete repair and waterproofing scheme affects the Oldbury viaduct, between junctions 1 and 2 of the motorway.

Added: 3rd July 2017


Quantity Surveying Graduate

"Highways England definitely have my long term interests at heart."

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New crossing to provide transport and jobs stimulus

A new crossing beneath the River Thames will unlock billions of pounds worth of economic benefit and create thousands of jobs, Highways England’s Chief Executive said today as he welcomed the Government’s announcement of the preferred route for a new Lower Thames Crossing.

Added: 3rd July 2017