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Graduate Development Programme 2019 Civils

Job Location:
Northampton
Type of contract:
Graduate Programme
Vacancy Reference:
559
The Opportunity
Start your journey.Define your future.

PBA stands on the outskirts of convention and at the forefront of cutting edge consultancy, delivering trusted advice for over 50 years. Our graduates don’t conform to the ordinary – we design, we advise, we deliver and have a passion for what we practice. It’s that same approach to our clients that will help you succeed on our excellent Graduate Development Programme. 

This is an invitation for you to apply to join our busy Civil Engineering team on an exciting journey. One where you can bring to life a diverse range of projects and work with leading clients.

Civil engineering runs through the heart of what we do at PBA. Our strong engineering culture means we know how to best use our technical skills to add real value to our clients. 

We plan, design, procure and project manage Civil Engineering projects for both public and private sector clients. From small-scale road and drainage schemes through to large-scale infrastructure projects, we work closely with clients to make their vision a reality with cutting-edge and cost-effective engineering solutions.

Our civil engineers are central to many of our key projects, including urban regeneration schemes, strategic urban extensions, infrastructure schemes, and integrated public realm projects. They use their technical skills and expertise to add lasting social value to the communities in which we work.

About You
About You

To join our Graduate Development Programme you need to be passionate and ready to join a leading consultancy to help deliver our projects for our clients. A creative mind is key; you’ll need to demonstrate ‘outside the box’ thinking and innovation in your work to date.

You’ll preferably have a Master’s degree and have achieved/ be on target for a minimum 2:1/ Merit for your studies. We really value relevant work experience gained through previous placements, internships and work experience so make sure you tell us about this if you have it.

To be considered for a role within our Civils discipline you will need:

  • Have a Graduate BEng or MEng in civil/ structural engineering.
  • Ideally be conversant with engineering software and working knowledge of AutoCAD.
  • Have excellent communication and written skills.
  • You will be practical, creative and able to think outside the box.
  • You are happy to work on your own as well as in the team
  • Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. 

Your Professional Development

A vital part of your development at PBA is your progression from graduate to a recognised professional in your chosen discipline. We work with you to offer not just the projects and opportunities to ensure that this happens but also the mentoring and support that you need too. We have capability to offer progression through incorporation, chartership and recognition with institutions such as ICE, IStructE, CIWEM, CIHT, TPP and more.

About PBA
About PBA

We offer our Graduates a competitive salary, a discretionary bonus scheme, a matching contributory pension scheme, payment of one professional subscription, annual leave buy or sell and a flexible benefits package (including a flexible benefits allowance), which allows you to choose from a variety of flexible benefits including:

  • Gym Membership
  • Travel insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Private Medical insurance
  • Critical Illness and Life Assurance cover
  • Cyclescheme