Graduate Civil Engineer

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary £28,000 - £35,000 DoE
Job Type Full Time
Business Area NPS Property Consultants

Job description

Graduate Civil Engineer

NPS Property Consultants are an award-winning property consultancy specialising in delivering high profile, inspiring professional multi-disciplined services to a range of public and private sector clients.  We undertake both new-build and refurbishment projects of varying size and complexity, resulting in innovative, sustainable and commercially viable delivery.

With vast prospects for long term growth within the group, we are always dedicated to provide training and development opportunities to those looking to further a career. As such we have an excellent opportunity for a Graduate Civil Engineer to join our highly experienced, multi-disciplined Civil Engineering team in Norwich to  support the delivery of technical service to new and existing clients, primarily within the Public Sector.

This role will be based at Unity Place, our new and modern head office situated on Fifers Lane. The Graduate Civil Engineer will be responsible for supporting our multi-disciplinary consultancy withthe sound delivery of local projects including Drainage and Highways design service to new and existing clients across new and existing schools within Norfolk.


  • Deliver civil engineering projects in full in accordance with client briefs, to professional & technical standards, and within determined time frames.
  • Undertake drainage designs in accordance with Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS), and additionally the design of Foul sewerage network connections.
  • Undertake highway design including parking and hard standing layouts/specifications, and vehicle tracking.
  • Undertake 3D modelling of sites to establish optimum design levels, balanced earthworks etc.
  • Work closely with specialist agencies and stakeholders in connection with duties. This may involve commissioning/liaison with third parties.
  • Carry out duties appropriate to the grade of the post, supporting senior engineers and developing own schemes.

Our successful applicant:

  • Batchelor’s Degree or Higher National Diploma in Civil Engineering, or, working towards but can demonstrate significant relevant experience.
  • Holds a relevant professional membership (ICE, CIHT, IHE) Excellent communication skills, capable of building effective relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Familiar with relevant construction, health and safety legislation and risks and hazards associated with asbestos
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD, and Drainage software
  • You will be required to travel to other sites and offices and therefore a Full UK drivers licence.

Our Offer:

The capabilities of the current team will allow us to support you with continued professional development, giving you the opportunity to have local mentorship by experienced Engineers and access to industry recognised training. As appropriate, reflecting the experience of the successful candidate, you will be offered training and support to attain industry standard professional qualifications whilst developing and taking on an increasing level of responsibility. Alongside this, you will receive:

  • A competitive salary of £28,000 – £35,000 depending on experience
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Norse Consulting Sickness Scheme
  • Royal London Pension Scheme
  • BUPA Health Cash Plan
  • BUPA PMI reduced rate scheme
  • Free parking in our new Head Office, situated next to Norwich airport
  • Flexible & hybrid working arrangements
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Local benefits including gym memberships and store discounts.


A DBS check will be required for our successful candidate, payment will be met by the employer.  


We are committed to employment practices and behaviours which encourage diversity, promote equality of treatment and eliminate unlawful and or unfair discrimination.


We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. If you have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful and will not be progressed to the next stage.