About The Role
Milestone Infrastructure is the UKs leading Highways Maintenance company looking after in excess of 24,000 miles of roads, 280,000 lighting assets and 20,000 miles of footways, always with a view to ensuring that all works are carried out as sustainably as possible and with minimal impact to local communities.
In line with our ambitious plans for growth we are delighted to offer a number of Graduate Civil Engineers across our business. One of the key roles we are looking to recruit is for is our team based in Ipswich.
As a Graduate Civil Engineer, you will be working in conjunction with the site team to ensure that construction is carried out accurately, quality is maintained, records are kept, abortive or defective work is avoided, and that satisfactory progress is achieved.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Work as a member of one of our design and construction teams within our partnership contract delivering highways and structures projects for number of contracts within Milestone Infrastructure.
Work closely with project managers, our commercial and construction teams to plan and implement these schemes from ‘start to finish' within budget and to programme, and in compliance with quality, safety and environmental objectives
Plan and undertake site visits, surveys and investigations
Prepare scheme designs, drawings and documents using a range of design software
Assist in supervising the construction of our highways/structures projects
Ensure that relevant standards are applied in accordance with national & local criteria and sound engineering practice, to deliver best value solutions which meet client objectives
Review how innovations can be incorporated into our schemes to work towards our carbon reduction plan
If placed with our bridges team, undertake inspections and structural assessments to help maintain the safety of the county's bridges
Assist with consultation with the public and other stakeholders affected by our projects
Work towards Chartered Membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers under the Company Accredited ICE Training Scheme, maintaining training records and completing regular development reports
Actively participate in the company graduate development programme activities
What do we need from you?
Alongside our values of safety, people, delivery and integrity we will look to understand your potential and development areas for the role. During the recruitment process you may be expected to show us that you are willing to learn, be self-motivated, punctual, organised, committed, and hard-working. Many of the skills you'll need to succeed in this role will be developed as part of your training - so we look forward to supporting you on your career journey.
At Milestone Infrastructure, we're proud to be able to offer our fantastic employees a wide variety of benefits:
Contribution towards professional development fees and further training opportunities provided
A huge range of deals and discounts at many your favourite brands
Generous pension contribution
28 days annual holiday entitlement with opportunities to sell/buy leave & carry-over policies
Access to Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
Reward & Recognition Scheme
About The Company
At Milestone we embrace diversity, opening a rich potential for new ways of thinking and helping us to build successful and winning teams. We would like you to perform at your best at every stage of our recruitment process; and as a Disability Confident employer, if you require any adjustments that would assist you throughout your application, please contact us at (url removed) or inform the recruitment manager in the first instance and we will be pleased to offer support.
This is an advert for our job vacancy, and therefore may not be inclusive of all assigned duties, responsibilities, or aspects of the role described, and may be amended at any time at the sole discretion of Milestone. The closing date for this vacancy may be subject to change any time at the sole discretion of the Business