Graduate Civil Engineer

VGC Group
10 Mar 2018
04 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description

Graduate Civil Engineer

Location: between the offices in North Wales & Glasgow

Duration: Permanent

Salary: Competitive

Due to their continued expansion and a strong pipeline of exciting projects, my client are in the market for an ambitious Graduate Civil Engineer. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to advance their career and grow with a forward thinking consultancy.


The graduate engineer must be able to travel between the office in North Wales and the other in Glasgow. You will be expected to shadow the Civil Engineers and help ensure the successful delivery of projects across the UK. You will learn how to take responsibility for the efficient and timely delivery of Civil Engineering solutions, producing accurate design calculations and drawings/models, for clients who continue to return to the company.


  • Experience of design in at least two of the following; drainage, highways, rail, light rail, earthworks
  • Understanding of drainage design software (e.g. WinDES)
  • Understanding of what it takes to work in a BIM environment
  • Knowledge of civil engineering codes of practice, British Standards and Eurocodes
  • Knowledge of statutory approvals and regulatory approvals
  • Understanding of the planning process
  • Technical excellence with the same expectation of those around you
  • Ability to work under pressure on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Effective project planning
  • Able to identify resourcing needs, issues and solve problems
  • able to visit sites to identify issues and solve problems
  • client friendly and first point of contact
  • Understanding of AutoCAD (ability to produce CAD drawings would be advantageous)


  • A Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering (or equivalent qualification)
  • Full UK driving license

"VGC Personnel Ltd are acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy"

This is a great opportunity for an experienced individual but there will be a lot of competition for this position so if you are interested or know someone that is (we do run a referral scheme), please don't hesitate to send me your CV or call me on 01895671828

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