Graduate Opportunity

Graduate Project Controls Specialist

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We are now commencing our 2020 Graduate Recruitment Process and are looking for Graduates to join our Project Controls and Estimating Team.

Headquartered in Farnborough, Hampshire, Fluor Limited is the UK operating arm of Fluor Corporation, one of the world's largest engineering, procurement, construction and project management services companies.

Fluor’s Project Controls and Estimating Department:

The Project Controls and Estimating Department are responsible for working closely with our project teams to plan, track and monitor the progress and cost of some of the largest and most challenging engineering projects in the world, to ensure that they are delivered on time, and within budget.

We are Fluor

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What will you do in the early part of your career?

Working under the guidance of the department manager and other senior members of the team, you will be involved with large scale projects from the outset. In a Project Controls environment you will be introduced to the fundamentals of Cost Control, Planning & Scheduling and Cost Estimating. Following a structured learning program, you will develop the necessary knowledge, skills and competence to meet company and project objectives as well as your own career aspirations.

What type of work experience are you likely to gain in Fluor’s graduate development programme?
Fluor’s graduate development programme aims to ensure you gain a good understanding of project execution and interdisciplinary relationships in order for you to perform effectively in a multi-discipline project organisation.

During your early years you will be exposed best practices in project budgeting, cost tracking and forecasting as well as the fundamentals of project planning, resource management and scheduling. The basic principles of capital cost estimating and risk management will also be provided to enable you to move forward in your career with a strong grounding in Project Controls.

Our Graduates

Fluor is dedicated to the development of their graduates in their chosen profession and provides excellent training and on the job opportunities. Throughout your career, Fluor actively encourages both professional and personal development through a career development programme, in-house training, Fluor University, specialist development courses and mentoring. Fluor has developed an industry recognised Knowledge Management system in "Knowledge OnLine®" which provides access to our global expertise and through "OneFluorSM" we have an established platform for personal interaction and collaboration with other members of Fluor worldwide.

The Company

Fluor is a global engineering and construction company, employing over 53,000 employees, 4000 clients in 62 countries. From our Farnborough office we undertake projects in the Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Mining, Industrial, Pharmaceutical, Transportation, Telecommunications, Power, Nuclear and Government sectors. These projects are constructed in the UK, Kazakhstan, South Africa, Guinea and Saudi Arabia.

We are involved in a wide range of projects including studies, conceptual design, front-end engineering design and full engineering, procurement and construction contracts. Our clients include major oil and gas companies, national oil companies, national governments, private investors and industrial companies. The range of experience our employees gain is vast, not only in engineering, but in project management, procurement, construction, commercial and legal aspects of the business.

Fluor has major offices and job sites in many worldwide locations providing opportunities for staff to gain invaluable global business and personal experience via short or long-term project and office assignments. Some of our project sites are located in harsh environments and remote locations which require different skill sets and expertise and where logistics are a key factor in project success. Such projects provide special challenges, but also great satisfaction and reward.

The Benefits

Not only is this a chance to launch your engineering career, but also on offer is an attractive benefits package comprising:-

  • Competitive starting salary
  • 9 day fortnight (every other Friday you have a 3 day weekend!)
  • Company Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Subsidised Restaurant
  • Subsidised social activities
  • Graduates Advancing to Professionalism (GAP – a company funded social and professional group, run by graduates for graduates).

The Office

Graduate positions at Fluor are based from our Farnborough campus, a state-of-the-art complex situated close to 2 railway stations. Our campus accommodates around 1,800 people and includes undercover parking, landscaped grounds with outdoor seating areas, a central coffee shop, subsidised restaurant and good access to local shopping and transportation networks. A free shuttle bus service operates between the local stations and is also available at lunchtimes for trips to local shopping centres.

Basic Job Requirements:

  • You should have recently graduated in the UK, with a minimum 2:1 Bachelor's degree in a subject with a strong mathematical, engineering or construction bias
  • Good with figures, analytical, and an eye for detail
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong MSOffice skills
  • Willing and able to undertake international travel when required.

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How to Apply

Job ID Number: 120223BR
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Opportunity Overview

  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • Masters and above
  • Farnborough (Hampshire)
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Disciplines accepted...

  • Construction Management
  • Maths
  • Nuclear
 

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