This post is for the Graduate Engineering Programme starting in October 2024


The Opportunity

Our Graduate Engineering Programme is a two-year rolling programme supporting you through the transition from your studies to a fulfilling career.

You will have opportunities to explore the range of design disciplines undertaken by Robert Bird Group and build your professional experience.

We encourage you to take ownership of your career development and will support you on your path towards becoming a Chartered Engineer

We offer consulting engineering services across four disciplines, drawing upon our international expertise:

  • Structural engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Construction engineering


We are interested in hearing from candidates in their final year studying MEng in Civil and/or Structural Engineering, or equivalent ICE accredited qualification.

This is an opportunity to join highly skilled teams in a business that has pioneered the development of design and construction approaches and techniques which are now considered an industry standard, and which continues to drive forward the cutting edge of engineering practice.


Who are Robert Bird Group?

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About Us

Robert Bird Group is a global firm of leading engineering consultants and designers with a growing portfolio of projects and partnerships, and a diverse and collaborative culture. We offer specialist services across structural, civil, geotechnical, and construction engineering. Our work covers the built environment in both industry and government sectors.

We are leaders in consulting engineering and have won many industry awards worldwide. We are recognised for designing some of the tallest and most complex buildings in the world. We produce design solutions for many of the most unique and iconic engineering problems across the globe.

We believe that engineers have a key role in shaping the future world – from the quality of the lives we live, to the shape of our society, to the future of the planet itself.

We are passionate about using our skills and abilities to create a better future for all people, by applying engineering technology to challenges where we can make a real difference.

From our London office we have delivered landmark buildings and infrastructure across Europe, including office, residential and industrial projects supporting the growth, success and sustainability of the cities and countries in which we operate.

We are looking for skilled and enthusiastic graduates to join us in our relentless pursuit of engineering excellence.

Our Graduate Engineering Programme recognises that our graduate engineers are the future of our organisation. We are committed to nurturing the great potential of our graduates and supporting you to develop prosperous and successful careers in engineering. We provide a positive learning environment that will challenge and reward you.

If you enjoy solving engineering solutions, overcoming challenges and delivering outstanding outcomes, we will have the project challenges to help you grow your career.


Why work for us?

Robert Bird Group provides ongoing opportunity for professional development and the chance to learn directly from our dedicated team of leaders and specialist engineers in our global business.

We offer access to landmark projects; opportunities to work on international projects; secondments to overseas offices; access to training and development; generous leave entitlements including paid birthday leave and paid parental leave; financial and health/wellbeing benefits; recognition awards and a vibrant and supportive team environment where healthy lifestyle balance is encouraged, and social activities are plentiful.

Robert Bird Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

This role does not require agency input. Please do not forward CV’s directly to Robert Bird Group’s employees/managers as we do not accept unsolicited CV and are not responsible for any associated fees.

To apply please click the button below this will take you to our linked in page application.