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Graduate Civil Engineer - Aviation

Civil/Avionics.

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Join the Jacobs Graduate Development Programme (GDP) and have a meaningful, positive impact on our environments, communities, and societies worldwide. As a Jacobs Graduate you will be part of a larger network of talent who are Challenging Today and Reinventing Tomorrow.

Some of our very own Jacobs Graduates have contributed to this advert – so you’re getting a firsthand account of what it’s like to work for us!

What we do at Jacobs 

Our People & Places Solutions (P&PS) business focuses on providing solutions to future challenges such as climate change, the need for renewable energy, low carbon economies, transportation, and material resource and waste management.

While we shape some of the very largest and most challenging landmark projects in the UK, we also deliver local projects that protect communities. We lead with the environment and make social and natural capital central to how we solve our clients’ challenges.

We are helping to create the sustainable and resilient cities and communities of the future, making attractive places for all to live and work. 

What's in it for you?

As a Jacobs Graduate you will join a structured 2-year programme aimed at progressing Graduates into global project leaders and problem solvers. Our GDP provides the framework, mentoring and expertise, supporting you to reach your full potential.

On joining our programme in September 2023, you will rapidly gain knowledge of how our company works, what motivates us and how you can make innovative contributions to our projects, helping us build a more connected and sustainable world.  

Throughout your career with Jacobs, you will receive personalised mentoring to explore and support you with your career aspiration and journey.

Further to Jacobs’ GDP, you will also be encouraged and supported in obtaining professional accreditation with the Institution of Civil Engineers, or other similar body, for which you will be assigned a dedicated supervisor.

About the opportunity

You will be joining our talented, multicultural, diverse, social and high performing team with a focus on Aviation within the area of Transportation.  

The role will entail supporting senior engineers and directors in delivering multi-disciplinary projects, completing civil engineering design, solving problems, site work, supporting our Clients to make the best decisions and ultimately being a success in what you do.  

Regardless of which state of the art office you will be based at, the Aviation team is fully integrated working as one collective and collaborative team.

Jacobs have an enviable portfolio of work and Clients, to name a small sample of who we work with:

  • Heathrow Airport
  • Manchester Airport
  • Gatwick Airport
  • Highlands and Islands Airports
  • Regional airports across the UK
  • Royal Air Force
  • Ministry of Defence
  • NATO
  • United States Air Force
  • Other European / Global Clients

Jacobs’ Aviation community truly is a global player with the European Aviation team one of the Technical Centres of Excellence, supporting Jacobs colleagues internationally in achieving success with our Clients.  

By joining the Aviation team you will be able to develop your civil engineering skills and have the opportunity to specialise within an Aviation environment leading you to acquire a unique set of skills and knowledge to be the envy of your peers.

Here's What You'll Need:

  • Be working towards a relevant Degree or Masters level qualification in Civil Engineering or similar
  • To be a flexible and innovative self-starter who brings a curious mindset to finding solutions for real-world problems 
  • The adaptability to learn, unlearn and reprioritise as things around you change 
  • You must have the permanent right to work in the UK. 

We want you to bring your whole, authentic self to Jacobs - have you travelled around the world? Worked in a bar? Been captain of a sports team or volunteered for a charity? Tell us - we’re looking for people with interesting stories and experiences! 

Selection Process  

  • Step 1: Apply Online 
  • Step 2: Gamification Assessment 
  • Step 3: Interview 

What else we provide 

In addition to work-life balance and flexibility, employees also receive; 

  • Free single medical cover and digital GP service 
  • Reimbursement towards relevant professional development and memberships 
  • An inclusive and diverse environment, embracing the variety of cultures, backgrounds and lifestyles of our employees through Jacobs' Employee Networks  
  • A focus on safety, health, and wellbeing, prioritising our people through a culture of caring and a network of positive mental health champions 
  • Opportunities to give back to our communities through our Collectively program, incorporating matched-funding, paid volunteering time and charitable donations. 

We are truly passionate about inclusion and diversity and recognise that this application and selection process may not suit all candidates. If this is the case for you, please get in touch with us to discuss how we can make this process more accessible. 

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Starting: September 2023
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
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  • Manchester
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  • Avionics
  • Civil

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