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Graduate Civil Engineer (Highways, Drainage & Infrastructure) September 2024 start


Position: Graduate Civil Engineer (Highways, Drainage & Infrastructure) September 2024 start

Location: Higham Ferrers, Peterborough

Reporting to: Senior and/or Project Engineer

*No Agencies, thank you*

​Rolton Group is an established, award-winning, professional multi-disciplinary engineering practice with a passion for excellence, innovation, and environmental sustainability. Throughout every project, we use our construction and engineering experience and our knowledge of the client's business to add value. Our multi-disciplinary teams work alongside clients and developers.

We are looking for a Graduate for September 2024 start to join the existing Civil service line that provides engineering support to a number of Blue-Chip International Brands.

The successful candidate will be responsible, under the leadership of the Senior and/or Project Engineer, for the completion of engineering task(s) for numerous schemes across multiple clients and sectors. This will include working on and helping with the design of various drainage systems, including SuDS, as well as the design of adoptable highways and other infrastructure and assisting in the production of technical reports whilst working with other team members, design teams within Rolton Group, industry professionals and clients.

We are interested in hearing from newly qualified candidates, who have recently graduated in 2023 or are due to graduate in 2024, with a relevant (civil or structural) minimum 2:1, degree and/or Master’s Degree. An accredited degree to a recognised institution is an essential requirement for this role.

Sponsorship for a Master’s Degree in Civil or Structural services, part time during employment may also be available for suitable candidates. Those candidates who have achieved, or are predicted to achieve, first-class degrees will be given priority when selecting candidates for consideration for interview.

The candidate for this position will have a good level of computer literacy and a basic working knowledge of AutoCad. The successful candidate will also be required to visit site/attend meetings from time to time and provide support to our other offices.

The ability to operate as part of a wider project team within appropriate authority levels and to represent the company with confidence to a variety of clients and outside organisations is expected. The candidate will have the ability to work on their own initiative as well as part of one of our dynamic teams with a high attention to accuracy and detail.

A self-motivated person will have ample opportunity to improve their knowledge, skills, experience and to work with some of the world’s greatest businesses across a wide range of industry sectors. You will be expected to contribute your ideas, add value, play your part and progress in a consultancy that is ‘Engineering the Future’ TM.

We offer an internal graduate mentoring and training program aimed at developing the individual as well as the “Engineer” with a view to progression to Chartered Engineer (CEng) status.

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Rolton Group are an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate our inclusive and diverse work environment and encourage all people irrespective of age, sex, marital status, pregnancy and maternity status, disability, sexual orientation, gender, race, colour, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, to apply.

We are committed to having an inclusive and transparent environment where every voice is heard and acknowledged. We embrace our differences and know that our diverse team is a strength that drives our success.