We are Laing O’Rourke. We design, manufacture, engineer and build iconic buildings and complex infrastructure projects used by millions of people every day. It’s our mission to be the recognised leader for innovation and excellence in the construction industry. To achieve that, we’re changing the way we work, using the very latest digital tools and platforms. And we’re always looking to create structures that will help build a better future for everyone.
We are proud to work on some of the most prestigious projects in the UK, from the Thames Tideway, to Manchester Airport Terminal 2 expansion, Hinkley Point C and Edinburgh St James shopping complex.
Our success depends on our engineering excellence, together with the adoption of new technologies and a sustained investment in talent, especially our early careers programmes for students, graduates and apprentices.
Graduate Programme - Within 32 months we’ll provide you with everything to become a future leader in HR, IT, finance, engineering or commercial and construction management.
Summer and Industrial Placements - This flexible scheme helps you make the most of your summer in a six to ten-week programme with on-the-job experience, structured training and weekly learning sessions. We also offer Industrial Placements for students studying a four-year degree.
Exclusive interview for The Guardian UK 300 2018/19
Most people who study architecture want to become an architect, but halfway through my second year I came to the conclusion that I didn’t. I approached design projects differently from my course... Read interview