Laing O’Rourke

2017 School and College Leaver Programme

A five-year programme that combines academic learning with on-the-job training. Successful candidates will complete a fully funded accredited day-release HNC and/or degree in their chosen area of interest while working as a Laing O’Rourke employee. The programme also includes a series of in-house modules, aimed at exposing you to the latest developments in construction and engineering. Your personal and professional growth will be supported throughout the programme using career planning toolkits and tailored development plans. During the programme you will work across a range of businesses and projects, which will offer the breadth and variety to support your career progression and will contribute towards your professional development.

You will benefit from a highly competitive salary and benefits package which includes a company car from year four onwards.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for exceptional school or college leavers to fill roles within the following specialist areas:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Digital Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Building Services Engineering
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Construction Management
  • Human Capital
  • Procurement
  • Estimating
  • Planning
  • Quality
  • Health, Safety & Environmental/Sustainability
Job type: 
School leaver programme/scheme
Location of vacancy: 
London, Manchester
Number of vacancies: 
50-100
Length of programme: 
5+ years
Resulting qualification: 
Degree qualification
Closing date: 
Open/ongoing
Start date: 
Open/ongoing
Starting salary: 
£15000
Starting salary: 
£16500
Expected UCAS points: 
96
Days' holiday: 
33
Sectors: 
Civil and structural engineering, Construction and building services engineering, Engineering


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