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Construction and infrastructure

Graduate Engineer

I am helping build a road
  • Analytical
  • Curious
  • Independent
  • Reliable
  • Sociable

About this role

  • Communication
  • Enthusiasm for learning
  • Problem-solving

A day in the life of a Graduate Engineer in construction looks almost completely different each day.

Pre-start meetings with the whole job site are the beginning of every morning. There are several diverse tasks that are completed regularly:

  • booking in subcontractors to undertake works
  • tracking day-to-day costs
  • forecasting costs to complete the job
  • completing quality assurance on works being completed
  • ensuring safety compliance on site
  • programming works to come
  • arranging for materials to be on site to complete works
  • supporting the supervisors


  • Great

Working Environment

  • Construction site
  • In an office


  • Diverse working environments
  • Domestic travel
  • International travel