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Future Female Engineers

Future Female Engineers

Meet some of the brightest engineers and find out how you can follow in their footsteps


About Us

Ranked #2 in Engineering News-Record’s “Top 500 Design Firms,”  AECOM is built to deliver a better world. We design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets for governments, businesses and organizations in more than 150 countries. As a fully integrated firm, we connect knowledge and experience across our global network of experts to help clients solve their most complex challenges. From high-performance buildings and infrastructure, to resilient communities and environments, to stable and secure nations, our work is transformative, differentiated and vital. A Fortune 500 firm, see how we deliver what others can only imagine at and @AECOM.

Delivering clean water and energy. Building iconic skyscrapers. Planning new cities. Restoring damaged environments. Connecting people and economies with roads, bridges, tunnels and transit systems. Designing parks where children play. Helping governments maintain stability and security. We connect expertise across services, markets, and geographies to deliver transformative outcomes. Worldwide, AECOM design, build, finance, operate and manage projects and programs that unlock opportunities, protect our environment and improve people’s lives.

Our Graduate Development Programme (GDP)  forms a core part of our business strategy globally, designed to develop the best talent across numerous disciplines to lead our business into the future.  We have over 750 graduates on our programmes across the UK & Ireland, from over 40 different disciplines, each and every one of them making a tangible difference to the environment we all live & work in.

AECOM are involved in a number of initiatives aimed at addressing the Diversity issue within the Engineering sector. There are simply not enough female students choosing STEM subjects or engineering as a career choice. This event is an excellent opportunity for us to promote the industry as a whole to a cohort of students at an important stage of their education and to give an insight into the work that AECOM do.

Graduate Opportunities 

We are seeking applicants from around 40 disciplines, including civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, building services, industrial and sustainable buildings engineering, as well as surveying, project management, planning, ecology, and environmental, water and energy related disciplines

Salary is based on your degree level, office location, your work experience, and degree subject. Our Salaries are Competitive.

We operate rolling recruitment and will be as flexible as possible on start dates, but most join us around September time.


Altrincham, Aberdeen, Ashford, Basingstoke, Bedford, Belfast, Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Cardiff, Chelmsford, Cork, Croydon, Chesterfield, Cumbria, Dublin, Edinburgh, Exeter, Galway, Glasgow,  Leeds, Limerick, Liverpool, London, Londonderry, Maidstone, Manchester, Newcastle, Newry, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Peterborough, Plymouth, Southampton, St Albans, Swindon, Telford, Warrington, and York

Key Disciplines

Engineering, Surveying, Project Management, Transport Planning, Planning & Design, Sustainability, Environment related, Water related, Energy related, Architecture, Geology, Geophysics, Geography, Hydrogeology, Hydrology.

How to Apply

Candidates will need to apply for the 2020 Graduate positions via our online job board:

All graduates will complete a registration form & be asked to complete an online assessment.

Industrial or summer placement opportunities will be advertised on our job board.  However, we are also able to accept speculative applications via the e-mail address below.  Applicants should send their CV & Covering Letter directly to us highlighting which offices and disciplines are of specific interest & their availability to attend.

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