Top tips on construction placements
Employers offering summer internships and industrial placement years in civil engineering, construction and quantity surveying
Internships and sandwich-year placements in the construction industry for university students.
Relevant experience such as an internship is key to getting a graduate scheme place in civil and structural engineering, construction or surveying. Know what you need, when to apply and how to beat the competition to get that sandwich year, summer placement or work-shadowing opportunity.
If you aren’t offered a formal work experience placement with a construction employer, there are still things you can do to enhance your graduate CV. There are other ways to build up evidence of your interest in the construction industry and your general capabilities.