Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Programme - Civil Engineer (Environmental)

Civil/Construction/Structural.

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Your Impact:

The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities.

At Jacobs, we make the world smarter, more connected and more sustainable. Together, we’re pushing the limits of what’s possible. We stay ahead to create the new standards our future needs.

Training and future plans

The graduates describe their experiences of training and development, including courses and Q&As with business leaders, and we also hear about their plans for after the graduate programme.

Why not start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow?

We are looking for the brightest most innovative graduates to join us to Challenge Today and Reinvent Tomorrow.

Our graduate programme offers you the chance to develop your technical, consultation and environmental skills alongside developing key business and leadership skills such as business development, people leadership, business management and digital.

With dedicated leadership support, an agile approach to learning and developing and a carefully planned rotational programme we will help you develop your skills and follow your passions and develop hands-on experience in the breadth and depth of our amazing business.

Whatever your discipline and aspirations, the Jacobs Graduate Development Programme offers an agile and diverse first step towards a challenging and rewarding career. What we do is more than a job, we work every day to make the world better for all. Everything we do – is more than projects outlined in proposal requests. They’re our challenges as human beings, too.

At Jacobs, we’re transforming intangible ideas into innovative solutions designing the future - today. Be part of it – apply to join Jacobs today…

What you’ll be doing:

Jacobs has long term contracts with the majority of the UK/Ireland’s Transportation bodies (Highways, Rail, Airports)  and we want to grow our  team to meet the ever increasing demand within this sector. Our UK/Ireland team are delivering projects for these Clients from concept stage through to construction and we are looking for enthusiastic, broad minded and flexible staff to join this highly successfully team.  

The successful person will join a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects both local and internationally. You will work as part of a diverse and highly skilled team of engineers, providing support and advice to a wide range of clients. There will be opportunities to experience different roles within the Transportation Group aimed at developing your career.

Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • MSc/MEng in Civil Engineering or similar, graduating in 2022
  • Flexibility to travel for work
  • A commitment to the pursuit of becoming a Chartered professional and continuous professional development (CPD)

Ideally, here’s what you’ll also have:

  • Proven communication skills; both verbally and written
  • Demonstrated a previous interest in working in the Engineering Sector
  • Full driving licence

We want you to have unlimited learning opportunities and space for growth in order for you to work towards the next stage of your career.

The Essentials

Jacobs require innovation, whether that be technology enabled or not, it requires us to use our ‘Essential Skills’ as well as our technical skills and experiences to positively disrupt and innovate.

It will be our Curiosity, Innovative thinking and Adaptability that allows us to embrace change, it will be our Empathy and Listening capability that allow us to truly understand our client’s requirements.

As we learn to automate some of the activities it will be these ‘Essentials’ that will allow us to offer competitive advantage over our clients and prepare us for the future. We believe that ‘The Essentials’ are the foundation for all of us, to equip us with not just the human skills that allow us to embrace change and bring world class innovation to our clients but also that allow us to explore and shape diverse and creative career opportunities in Jacobs.

Why Jacobs?

Recognised throughout industry as a benchmark of good practice our Graduate Development Programme offers a structured approach to Continuous Professional Development. You’ll benefit from learning that complements Chartership progression that will provide both the technical skills, behavioural competencies and business acumen you require to create your future.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Competitive salary + benefits
  • All grades
  • Leeds
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Civil
  • Construction
  • Structural

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