Graduate Jobs in Building and Construction

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Graduate Building and Construction Jobs

date_icon_black12 Dec 2018
location_icon_blackUK Nationwide
currency_icon_black£26,000 + £1,000
date_icon_black12 Dec 2018
location_icon_blackUK Nationwide
currency_icon_black £26,000 + £1,000
nucleargraduates is a unique graduate programme where you join three different employers over two years to get your career within the Nuclear Industry
We don’t just want to be part of the future of house building, we want to lead the change and make it actually happen. Everyone within the Barratt Group, without exception, has access to learning and career development, and is empowered and supported to fulfil their potential. Come and be a part of that."
We're a global leader in full-service consulting, design, design-build, operations and programme management for private and public clients. CH2M is also recognized as one of the world’s most ethical companies. By joining our team, you'll work for a well-respected brand, being entitled to a competitive compensation & benefits, we offer our employees a company and a culture they can be proud of."
BAM Nuttall is a leading edge supplier of civil engineering services. All of our exciting and diverse projects are delivered by our dynamic workforce. Whether you are new to the industry or already on your development journey, we provide the perfect opportunity to fulfil your career ambitions."
We care about our natural and built environment; our relationships with all our stakeholders; and of course, about the future of the United Kingdom. Costain is a Tier One engineering solutions provider aligned with blue chip customers. Join our graduate scheme today and be part of something important."
Sir Robert McAlpine is a leading UK building and civil engineering company, with outstanding technical expertise. We offer our graduates an unrivalled combination of challenging career opportunities and an industry-leading training programme."
We’re a customer-focused engineering, IT and facilities services business. We care about our workers and your career will be centred upon growth. NG Bailey will discuss with you your visions for your career, and then we will help you make it happen. "
  We work on Britain’s largest building projects. We’re looking for talented graduates to join our team in their pioneering work. Your work will make an impact from the start and you’ll be involved in creating the future infrastructure of the nation.
Keepmoat is a top ten UK housing company, with a people-focused culture and strong core values: straightforward, passionate, collaborative and creative. We build communities and transform lives, and these principles guide everything we do. "
We’re all about creating better places. Our team of 20,000 employees work across four continents – making us a leading supplier of consulting and infrastructure support services both in the UK and globally. Joining our team is the first step in building a fantastic career. We encourage and mentor talent to help you succeed – whatever stage your career is in."
Our graduate positions are for those who are looking to launch their career in one of the most respected global engineering, construction and project management companies. We provide graduate programs all over the world, including Santiago, New Delhi, Australia and the UK."
We are a leading global Design & Consultancy firm for built assets. We are looking for bright sparks—fresh talent who don’t just want to improve their skills, but who want to use them to change the world for the better."
We are always striving to make a better, more efficient railway for Britain. Rail transport is at the heart of growth and through our graduate opportunities you’ll play a vital part in the development and maintenance of railways across the country. "
Savillis is a global real estate services providers, with an international network of more than 700 offices. Each site is sociable, friendly with a healthy work-life balance. All we ask from our employees is that you always bring your A game. "
Buchanan Search was founded in 2013 by James Baker, who brought over 10 years of recruitment and executive search experience to the firm.
RedTusk was established with the overriding objective to deliver high performing sales personnel to some of world’s most exciting businesses.   We recruit across the North of England, London, and the Southwest and we have also on occasio…
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HELPING YOU FIND A CAREER IN Building and Construction

Graduate building and construction jobs are more than labouring - they involve planning and overseeing the development of both essential and iconic buildings. Building and construction graduates have a wealth of opportunities. You can find out what they are on TheBigChoice.

LOOKING FOR a Building And Construction CAREER?
How much can I earn as a Builder?
The building and construction industry has a wide range of job roles with a huge variety of salaries depending on the skills and experience needed. Lower level starting salaries can be between £12,000 and £15,000 whilst specialist and senior roles can see people earn over £50,000+ or even considerably higher. Salaries on graduate schemes often start at over £30,000.
What qualifications do I need to be a Builder?
After Bachelors degree For areas of the construction industry for which a degree is necessary there are often professional qualifications you will need to gain to start full-time in that job role. Many reputable universities offer postgraduate courses available to people from all degree disciplines to be able to start on the route to gain the relevant qualifications. A common route for graduates is to gain entry to a graduate training scheme with an employer. Competition on these schemes is very strong and you will need to have a degree to at least a 2:1 level to gain entry.
What skills do I need to be ABuilder?
Different roles in the building and construction industry require different skills but you are likely to require: · Understanding of construction processes and practices
· Communication
· Practical skills
· Problem solving
· Numeracy skills
· IT skills
· Commercial awareness
What experience do I need to get a job in Building and Construction?
Employers in this industry will be looking for practical skills and experience over academic qualifications in most job roles, so gaining some direct work experience will give you a huge advantage. You can often arrange work placements on building sites and in construction companies through your school or college careers advisor. Courses for roles that require formal academic qualifications often come with placements included in the syllabus.