Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Engineer (Operational Road Safety)

Glasgow

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Jacobs leads the global professional services sector delivering solutions for a more connected, sustainable world. Providing a full spectrum of services including scientific, technical, professional and construction- and program-management. Our 50,000+ employees in 400+ locations around the world serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies.

During our 125 years in the UK, we have been involved in some of the biggest and most challenging projects, delivering innovative and sustainable solutions to the country’s most critical issues, from access to clean air and safe water, civil and national security and safeguarding mobility.

Jacobs

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Position Summary

At Jacobs, our focus on building long-term client relationships has helped us become one of the largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional and construction services, including all aspects of architecture, engineering and construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. Around the world we serve a broad range of companies and organisations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies

We are wishing to recruit a graduate to join our Road Safety team. You will be part of our UK Transport Team who typically hire 60-80 graduates every year.

You will be involved in supporting the delivery of a wide range of road safety-related projects and activities, for various high profile clients across the UK. In order for you to fulfil this role you must therefore have an interest in Road Safety and the need for Collision Investigation and Prevention (CIP), road safety audit, and design team support

Qualifications

Essential Criteria

  • You will be working towards an accredited Honours or Master’s degree preferably in a Transport based / Geography course, 2:1 or above
  • Experience in producing clear and concise reports with proven team working skills
  • The ability to present findings in a clear and concise manner.

Desirable Criteria

  • Experience of UK highway design using DMRB
  • Experience of AutoCAD
  • Experience of data analysis, utilising Excel
  • Experience of GIS.

Additional information

Expected start date: September 2020

If interested, please submit your CV and Cover Letter when applying. Applicant’s require the right to live and work in the UK without visa and sponsorship requirements. This position does not cover relocation allowance.

Our Culture

At Jacobs we see safety differently - we strive to go ‘BeyondZero’ by putting the health, safety and well-being of our employees first in everything we do.

We are committed to equality across our business and we work with external organisations such as STEM, WISE (Women in Science & Engineering) and Stonewall. We are also Disability Confident Committed; therefore, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for a vacancy.

We encourage applications from candidates looking for flexible working or reduced hours’ contracts. Please also bear in mind that you do not need to meet 100% of the Essential Criteria to be considered for a position with Jacobs.

When you join Jacobs you will have access to a wide range of Global Networks, centred on inclusion and diversity which is the foundation of our business and at the centre of our values.

Start your journey with Jacobs

As part of our Graduate Development Programme (GDP), our graduates enjoy completing a series of well-designed competencies which have been approved by senior leaders to help you on your way to achieving chartership status as well as enhancing your technical expertise and developing your business acumen.

Our additional benefits include:

  • Permanent role with up to 32 days paid annual leave
  • Flexible benefits including, Flexible hours, contributory pension scheme
  • Residential 'Graduate offsite' weekend in the Lake District
  • 360 support from line manager, buddies, mentor, Learning and Talent management and a wide graduate network or past and new cohort.

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Job ID Number: BI 0007LY
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • 2:1 and above
  • Glasgow
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Analytics
  • Data Science
  • Geotechnical
  • Maths
  • Town & Transport Planning
  • Transport
 

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