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Graduate Civil Engineer - Register your interest - 2021

Posted: 8 Oct 2020 Closes: 7 Dec 2020
England, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 191065217

Graduate Civil Engineer - Register your interest - Development Programme 2021

Our graduate programme will help you build on your degree and establish a career where you'll have the freedom to learn, achieve your ambitions and leave your mark on the communities in which we work.

As a Graduate Civil Engineer, you will help us deliver complex Rail or Highway projects.

Skanska is one the UK's top construction and development companies. We are building, upgrading and maintaining the country's infrastructure for future generations. Drawing on our Scandinavian heritage, we are green, innovative and progressive. We bring together people and technology, as part of our objective to make construction a safer and more collaborative industry.

At Skanska we believe in our Purpose, we build for a better society. Through our Values of care for life, commit to customers, be better - together and act ethically and transparently you will enable us to deliver our purpose.

What you'll do:

  • Initially work with Section teams planning and producing sketches and methodologies for relavent plans and procedures for mobilising
  • Setting up work sites with GF/ Works manager
  • Work with the subcontractor to ensure the timely preparation Risk Assessment Method Statements, Inspection and Test Plans, Permits, Consents etc for the works and that these are implemented.
  • Day to day work site coordination and planning to ensure the works are carried out safely and efficiently
  • Ensuring Permit to Dig, Temporary Works and other safety systems are implemented
  • Liaise with the Section Foreman to ensure the adherence to safe methods of work
  • Ensure all temporary works needs are identified sufficiently early and completed in accordance with the relevant procedures.
  • Ensure all quality checks are carried out in accordance with the ITP's and properly recorded
  • Help manage non-conformance reporting and managing the non-conformances on site until complete
  • Provide support, assistance, and information to other teams as necessary such as Community Relations, Highways, and Logistics
  • Ensure health and safety is given the highest priority in the delivery of the works
  • Ensure that the Health Safety and Environmental Policies and Procedures are effectively communicated to the workforce and implemented

Who you are:

  • Studying towards or having completed a Civil Engineering degree accredited by ICE
  • Values driven and passionate about sustainability
  • Excellent communication skills

What we offer:

  • Professional networks and support groups to help you succeed
  • The opportunity to work towards membership of your chosen professional body
  • Project management and leadership development
  • At least one volunteering day per year Competitive benefits package
  • Clear learning and development opportunities to build your knowledge, skills and behaviours to prepare you for your career at Skanska

As part of the Graduate programme, you will have a clearly defined learning pathway to develop your technical and soft skills. You will build a strong professional network with exposure to our leaders and gain project management and technical skills for the future through completing a digitalisation project. You will also spend a week away completing a practical skills workshop to gain a wider understanding of the Construction industry.

Programme start date: September 2021

Application deadline: 31st December 2020

Location: London and other UK wide locations

Skanska UK reserve the right to close this advert at any time before the closing date advertised.

At Skanska, we thrive through embracing differences, whether they be social backgrounds, ethnicity, disability, gender, age, religion, sexuality and any other protected characteristic - we know that diversity opens a rich potential for new ways of thinking, helping us to build successful and winning teams. We call it Naturally Skanska.

To build on the foundations of your degree, apply below and help us build for a better society.

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.

Additional Information
  • Location: England, United Kingdom
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Employee Status: Regular
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