Graduate Engineer - Structures

Kier Limited
04 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Engineer - Structures
Location: Basingstoke

Kier Group is the UK's leading construction business, shaping your world for a sustainable and positive future within the built environment. We seek enthusiastic, collaborative and forward-thinking graduates to join us on our esteemed Graduate Development Programme.
Make the journey to Kier to receive industry-leading mentorship and support, the opportunity to work on hugely notable, cutting-edge projects, and leave a legacy by developing your practical and theoretical knowledge surrounded by industry experts.

Where you'll work:
Kier Highways have designed over £1bn of projects in two years, managing and maintaining more tunnels for strategic roads in the UK than any other provider. We design roads, bridges and intelligent transport systems, covering strategic and nationally important roads, and in total look after 50,000km of road network across the UK for Highways England, London Highways Alliance, Transport for London and several local authorities.

What you'll do:
You will provide support to the project team by undertaking technical project tasks. This will involve undertaking scheme investigations, site inspections/investigation, collecting and analysing data, completing feasibility studies, preparing tender documents and carrying out construction inspection/supervision. You will also contribute to the development of technical solutions at feasibility, preliminary and detailed design stages.

What you'll receive and achieve:
A professional body mentor, dedicated to you individually
A committed and structured learning programme, with regular assessments
A social atmosphere where you'll build relationships throughout the business
Practical, on the job training within your team of industry experts
Shadow multiple teams and achieve a rounded view of your desired discipline
Become part of some of the UK's most high-profile projects
An honest work/life balance
Responsibility for your own achievements, taking control of project elements
Progression into the business to secure your future career
Support in achieving Chartership with the relevant professional body for your discipline

The package:
Highly competitive salary
Start your pension with our scheme (up to 7.5% matched)
Two exclusive share options
26 days' + 8 bank holidays
Kier Awards -be part of our annual award scheme. You could be our next 'Rising Star'!
Kier Rewards - get rewards and cash back to book your holidays and shop online

What you need to qualify:We look for those who embody our company ethos, whilst academically you'll have completed your degree (or about to), on course to achieve a 2.2 or above civil or structural engineering and must be accredited by a professional body.

About Kier:
Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Let's shape your world together.
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