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PL - Graduate Civil Engineer - Highways Design (Consulting) - MC

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Jan 19

💼 Graduate Job

Nottingham +4

🤑 £28.5K

AI generated summary

  • The ideal candidate for the Graduate Civil Engineer - Highways Design role at Amey must have a minimum 2:1 BEng (Hons) Civil/Structural Engineering degree, excellent communication skills, a willingness to work collaboratively, and the ability to prioritize and plan effectively under pressure. Desirable qualifications include an MEng/MSc in Civil/Structural Engineering.
  • The candidate will be responsible for undertaking technical work, preparing designs, conducting site visits and surveys, preparing reports, staying up to date with industry best practices, and receiving guidance and support from mentors and colleagues. Upon completion of the program, they will be offered a position as an Assistant Engineer.

Graduate Job

EngineeringNottingham, Sheffield, Birmingham, Bristol, Exeter


  • As a Graduate you’ll be given real responsibility from day one, gaining invaluable experience working alongside your team designing some of the most innovative and exciting highways infrastructure across the UK.
  •  Throughout the 2-year programme, you will receive structured learning to enable your professional and personal development. You’ll get hands-on experience while collaborating with some of the best minds in the industry. Yes, you’ll learn from them, but they expect to learn from you too.


  • BEng (Hons) Civil/Structural Engineering degree (minimum 2:1) – accredited by the Engineering Council, or similar professional body.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Enjoy working in a team environment, sharing ideas, and collaborating with colleagues.
  • Confidence to work under pressure with the ability to prioritise and plan effectively
  • Desirable: MEng/MSc Civil/Structural Engineering - accredited by the Engineering Council, or similar professional body.

Education requirements

2:1 or higher

Area of Responsibilities



  • Undertake any work of a technical nature that falls within ability and competence.
  • Prepare design calculations drawings and documents.
  • Carry out site visits, surveys, inspections, and supervise sub-contractors.
  • Prepare feasibility studies, inspection, assessment, and technical reports ensuring compliance with Amey procedures.
  • Keep up to date with industry best practice and apply this within a team environment.
  • You’ll be given a ‘buddy’ and a mentor to assist you as you settle into your new role, helping answer any questions you may have, and support you in developing the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed.
  • Don’t just take our word for it, Christine Friel, who is one of our current Graduates has this to say: “My time at Amey has been so rewarding. In my first year I have already worked on interesting and varied projects with Senior Civil Engineers, who have guided me at every step of the way. I have been made to feel welcome by everyone at Amey, and the team environment is always positive and supportive”.
  • On successful completion of this programme, you’ll be offered an Assistant Engineer position within Amey Consulting.


Work type

Full time

Work mode



Nottingham, Sheffield, Birmingham, Bristol, Exeter


28500 GBP


  • Career Development - we will provide you with a clear career path by tailoring a program that’s unique to you.
  • Support Network - you will be partnered with a dedicated buddy and mentor, as well as community of peers who share your level, building a strong network that will support you forward every step of the way.
  • Pension - generous pension scheme which we will contribute to.
  • Holidays - minimum 24 days holiday + bank holidays + option to buy additional days.
  • Social Value - you will get two Social Impact Days each year to volunteer for a charity of your choice and further opportunities to support fundraising initiatives. Also, where eligible, participate in the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award
  • Choices - our flexible benefits scheme is tailored by you, including buying additional annual leave, cycle2work scheme, charity giving and gym membership.
  • Save with Amey - our online voucher portal gives you access to thousands of discounts from leading retailers to help you save on shopping, days out, or nights in. It includes healthcare, free GP service, dental vouchers.
  • Mental Health Support - we offer a wide range of support including a 24/7 helpline, access to the app 'My Healthy Advantage Plus' and a network of wellbeing ambassadors.