Graduate Programme 2017 - Geotechnical Engineer

Skanska, a leading construction company and developer, is an inclusive and responsible business that is helping to build a better society. Known for major projects like the Gherkin and Crossrail, we are creating, upgrading and maintaining the country’s buildings and infrastructure. Drawing on our Scandinavian heritage, we are green, innovative and progressive. We bring together people and technology, helping to make our industry safer and more collaborative.

Joining us as a Graduate Geotechnical Engineer you’ll work to ensure that projects run smoothly and are completed within budget and programme. We’ll look to you to liaise with clients and a variety of professionals including principal contractors, consulting engineers and other sub-contractors. And, you will help to resolve design and development problems and prepare estimates and bid submissions.

Educated to 2:1 degree level in a Civil Engineering or Geotechnical related subject, you’ll have a strong passion for the construction industry. You’ll be naturally analytical, confident in problem solving and have excellent communication skills. We expect all graduates to be flexible with regards to location and be prepared to relocate during the programme if required.

You’ll have the opportunity to care for people and the environment, to be accountable for future generations, and to not only foster an inclusive culture where we are open and fair, showing trust and respect for one another, but also one where everyone can speak their mind. Are you ready to build for a better society?

Programme start date: 11th September 2017

The deadline for applications is Monday 31st October 2016 and an assessment centre will be held on Wednesday 16th November 2016.

We would like you to perform at your best at every stage of our recruitment process. Please contact us if you require any adjustments that would support you throughout your application.

The UK Government have taken steps to reduce net migration to the UK by limiting the number of overseas workers from outside the EEA coming to the UK for employment. Please note that whilst we are able to consider applications from overseas workers from outside the EEA (who require a Tier 2 (General) visa) we can only employ them if we can provide evidence that there are no other suitable candidates for this vacancy from inside the EEA.

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