Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Hydrologist/Hydrogeologist 2023


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About Stantec

With 21,000 talented professionals internationally, Stantec has a strong reputation for its work with public and private sector clients on a diverse range of high-profile infrastructure and development projects.

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The friendly and collaborative culture at Stantec is something we are proud of and we have many other reasons for you to be excited about joining us. We offer a competitive salary, agile and flexible working arrangements, industry leading training, great projects and lots more!

The Opportunity

Redefine your personal best

Have you ever thought about joining a Graduate Development Programme where you get to work in a diverse, welcoming, and fun environment, on amazing projects, whilst starting your journey to becoming professionally qualified?

We have a large and diverse graduate cohort, spread across all our offices in the UK. You will join our existing cohort of Engineers, Scientists, Project Managers, Data Specialists, Environmentalists, Talent Acquisition & HR Specialists, Health Safety and Business Management Professionals to name a few.  We have a structured graduate program that is catered to your specific discipline. You will learn on the job, work on some amazing projects and be mentored by some of our industry’s leading practitioners.

Stantec UK have a market-leading Environmental Services group, supporting clients across their environmental, geotechnical and water disciplines, and working with industry and water companies throughout the UK, and occasionally overseas. Within our ES group, we are seeking Graduate Hydrologists and Hydrogeologists to join our Graduate program in one of our offices including Birmingham, Glasgow, High Wycombe, Reading, Redditch, Shrewsbury and Warrington.

This is a great opportunity where you will assist in the delivery of high-quality solutions to environmental problems in the water and minerals sectors which will be a combination of both technical field and office-based work. You will learn to conceptualise and quantitatively describe hydrological systems and processes and report on your findings.

You will be given the opportunity to develop your skills in a wide range of our core services: water resources, groundwater modelling, river and coastal modelling, flood risk assessments, drought analysis, climate change assessments hydrogeological impact assessments and catchment management. Finally, you will learn and execute project management principles within the project budget and scope.

2023 will be Stantec UK’s largest graduate intake.  It’s an exciting time as we embark on an ambitious path to grow.

If this sounds like something that appeals to you, then look no further.

About You 

You will have achieved an Honours Degree (BSc), in geology, geography, environmental science or other relevant subject with a keen interest in working in Hydrology and Hydrogeology.  

Preferred - You will be working towards or have completed a specialist Master’s Degree in Hydrology or Hydrogeology that will further these ambitions. 

And finally, any relevant work experience (attained during your studies) in an environmental related field is beneficial.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK at the time you start employment.


  • We offer a number of other leisure and lifestyle benefit options (from buying additional holiday to travel insurance and bikes) to help you tailor your benefits to your personal needs.
  • Ensuring you have a pension in place is a very important part of planning for the future. We offer tax efficient ways of saving towards your retirement plan with pension schemes that provide a wide variety of investment options.
  • We want all our employees to be happy, healthy and engaged at work. We have a number of campaigns that run throughout the year with the main objective being to improve the health, wellbeing and resilience of our employees. Information on local activities and initiatives is also available and regularly updated.

EDI + Reasonable Adjustments

At Stantec we are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is accessible to all so that every applicant has a fair opportunity. During the application process, we are happy to make any adjustments that may support you if required. Please contact a member of our talent team if reasonable adjustments are required.

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Multiple UK Locations

Preferred Disciplines...

  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Water/Hydrology

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