Graduate Schemes : learn with ECL

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As a leading specialist in civil engineering and groundworks, we know it’s essential to support the future of our workforce to ensure we continue to lead and innovate. We offer a wide range of training and learning opportunities, including graduate schemes for engineers and surveyors.

A competitive salary

Earn while you learn and avoid the burden of student debt. We believe in fair pay for all our employees. You will also receive annual reviews and opportunities for bonuses.

Annual leave

Enjoy a well-earned break with 25 days of paid holiday plus bank holidays.

Expenses paid

We'll cover the costs of all training fees and travel expenses.

Expert advice

A mentor will support you through the scheme and your career progression.


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Information on our Graduate Schemes

We are proud to offer two graduate schemes, each lasting three years.

  • Civil Engineering Graduate Programme
  • Quantity Surveying Graduate Programme

We work hard to provide a combination of mentoring, focused learning and development, enabling each participant to discover and grow their abilities.

Throughout both courses, students will work towards development objectives and take part in secondments to various support functions, including the Bid Team, Temporary Works and Accounts. You will receive health and safety training and attend personal development workshops such as relationship management and negotiation skills.

What are the requirements?

To apply for our graduate scheme, you will need the following:

  • To be qualified with a relevant, accredited degree
  • To be eligible to work permanently in the UK
  • Relevant work experience with a construction or civil engineering company
  • An appropriate CSCS card
  • To be mobile and willing to travel


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