Early Career Opportunities Are you one of our future leaders?

Early Career Opportunities

Do you have what it takes to become one of Mclaughlin & Harvey's future leaders?

Do you want to work in an industry that is building the future? You could help shape the world we live in and your ideas and skills could transform our business!

Join our experienced team creating the structures and systems that we rely on every day, from transforming sporting venues for major sports events and protecting our coastlines, to building unique educational establishments, creating collaborative working environments, connecting communities and reshaping our rail networks.

Together, we will develop your abilities and expertise, so you can make your mark from the beginning.

The 5% Club

We are committed to ensuring 5% of our workforce is made up of apprentices, sponsored students and graduates on formalised training schemes.

We believe in growing our business by investing in your future early in your career.

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The 5% Club

Summer Placements

A summer placement with McLaughlin & Harvey will provide you with insight into Construction and allow you to gain real experience out of the classroom environment.

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Summer Placements

Undergraduate Placements

The placement year is during your third year at university, and typically starts anytime between June and September after your second year is complete.

We advertise our undergraduate placements through the early career opportunities page, so make sure you sign up to our job alerts.

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Undergraduate Placements

Undergraduate Trainee Scheme

Our undergraduate trainee scheme will give you an opportunity to train as a Civil Engineer, Quantity Surveyor, Estimator, or Construction Manager.

You will gain a nationally recognised qualification coupled with invaluable hands on experience; our programme is designed to give you the best mentored, relevant and practical experience on-site.

We offer a fully funded five-year scheme, as well as a competitive salary, where on completion you will gain a degree.

We advertise through the Early Career Opportunities page, so make ensure you sign up to our job alerts.

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Undergraduate Trainee Scheme

Core Graduate Scheme

Our Core Graduate Scheme will give you the opportunity to develop in your chosen career, while also developing your leadership, professional and practical skills.

Open to graduates of civil engineering, quantity surveying, estimating, mechanical and electrical, or construction management.

Construction and civil engineering students should only apply if they are willing to travel and work away from home.

We advertise through the early career opportunities page, so make ensure you sign up to our job alerts.

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Core Graduate Scheme

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