2021 Specialist & Scientist Graduate Programme (September Start date) in Glasgow

2021 Specialist & Scientist Graduate Programme (September Start date)

Job description


Be challenged, be supported

We’re a business built on pushing boundaries and our future will be defined bythe mindsets of our people.

That’s why we need people who can understand and appreciate how they fit intothe bigger picture. We’re looking for people who take inspiration fromeverywhere, every person and every interaction.

We want people who treat every moment as an opportunity to learn.

So, if you’re looking to build a career that can transform your world, Arcadisis the perfect place for you.

If you are passionate about the Environment, Energy and Sustainability this isthe perfect place to start. As a graduate on this programme, you’ll develop anenviable and thorough understanding of how what we do transforms lives. Thismeans, we need people with curious minds who are willing to challenge us andinnovate so that we can continue to improve quality of life. 

About the programme:

During this three-year graduate programme you’ll be workingwithin one of our Environment or Engineering Consultancy businesses. You’llalso develop core consulting techniques and tools to apply whilst working withour clients in the UK.

We’ll actively encourage you to experience the variety of services we offer todevelop a true understanding about what we can offer our clients. Working inteams of consultants you’ll be expected to own deliverables, liaise withclients, contribute and enhance your skillset.

You’ll also be required to work on a range of environmental projects withextended periods rotated across our Water, Energy, Environment, Safety &Industry (WEESI) business. This includes major infrastructure, heavy industryand urban regeneration projects that will expose you to a variety ofchallenging projects and technical specialists across the WEESI business.

As part of this, you’ll assist in the delivery of project-related tasks to meetbudget, time frame and quality targets as well as working as part of widerproject teams undertaking environmental desk studies, site surveys andassisting with the delivery of technical assessments and reports.

Not only will you receive professional supervision, you’ll work incollaboration with other disciplines and acquire the knowledge and practicalskills through on-the-job learning.


About You

To be considered for this programme you will need to be passionate aboutworking in the Water, Energy or Environment sectors, have strong A-levelresults and be on course to achieving a 2:1 in your degree or equivalent. Thereis a broad scope of opportunity so degree disciplines considered applicable forthese programmes include: Landscape Architecture,Science, Mathematics, Environmental with a Focus on Acoustic content.Candidates with an Engineering, Environmental Sciences/Geography, Chemistry, Physics,Biology/Ecology, Geology/Geoscience, Applied Mathematics, Urban Planning orother, Transport Planning and Economics are all very much of interest.

We need a mix ofperspectives and skills and we are looking out for people who:

  • Possess a growth mindset
  • Confident and able to influence others
  • Resilient & Problem Solving
  • Innovative and creative
  • Agile thinkers
  • Those who share our passion to ‘improve quality of life’.
  • Keen to learn and develop further skills
  • Excited about being part of a new programme
  • Why Arcadis?

    At Arcadis, you’ll have the opportunity to build the career that’s right foryou. Because each Arcadian has their own motivations, their own career goals.And, as a ‘people first’ business, it’s why we’ll take the time to listen, tounderstand what you want from your time here, and provide the support you needto achieve your ambitions. Wherever you join us, you can look forward to acompetitive reward package that includes an attractive starting salary,opportunities for career development and being part of a sociable community. Wehave a performance-related bonus scheme and an employee recognition scheme.Other benefits include membership fees to join your relevant professional body,employer contribution pension scheme, flexible working and a flexible holidayscheme.

    We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiencesdevelop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at theheart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our peopleacross six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ andRace. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success.

    Extra information

    Education Level
    Working hours per week
    4 - 40
    Type of Contract
    Casual / Part Time Jobs
    Published at
    Profession Sub-category
    Customer Service
    Full UK/EU driving license preferred
    Car Preferred
    Must be eligible to work in the EU
    Cover Letter Required

    Glasgow | Customer Service Jobs | Casual / Part Time Jobs | Other

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