Who we are

Together, our people make up one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We’re dedicated to the communities where we live and work in the UK and propelled by international brainpower. Staying curious is what drives us. Looking at challenges from fresh angles helps us deliver future-ready solutions that break paradigms.

We are technical experts and strategic advisors, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, programme and construction management professionals. Our experts design lasting solutions in the property & buildings, transportation & infrastructure, environment, industry, resources (including mining, and oil & gas) and power & energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services.

We’ve been 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.

With 7,800 talented people in the UK and more than 42,000 globally, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.

What we stand for

 We believe that for societies to thrive, we must all hold ourselves accountable for tomorrow. That means creating innovative solutions to the challenges the future will bring. It inspires us to stay curious, act locally, and think internationally.

Our guiding principles are:

  • We value our people and our reputation.
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale.
  • We are future-focused and challenge the status quo.
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do.
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable.

Your journey with us

We look for highly driven individuals who have a strong dedication to improving the world around them through their chosen specialism, and the ambition to deliver exceptional and sustainable solutions for clients.

Our three-year scheme is designed to help you develop, whatever your specialism. You’ll be amazed how fast your skill set will expand. Our graduates get the chance to work on a variety of engaging, real engineering projects and will be assisted by a career mentor to help you perform to the highest level.

Your training is also of the highest importance to us and graduates will be able to take part in three off-site training courses a year and have access to WSP university courses.

Best of all, you will get to work in a fast paced and exciting environment, as part of a consultancy that is constantly growing and help build on its already fantastic reputation – project by project.


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We have around 7,800 UK staff.
We are in 40 countries in 5 continents.
We have approximately 36,000 staff worldwide.
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