Robert West is a consultancy comprising Civil and Structural Engineers and Transport Planners.  Our primary purpose is to deliver project solutions which add commercial value to our clients’ businesses.  Each client and project are unique and we take pride in our approach to deliver long-standing benefits to each project.  To deliver this our staff are committed, engaging, professional, confident and adaptable.

We are looking for Graduate Engineers with these qualities to join our team and provide engineering solutions to our project challenges. 

The Role

Reporting to a project leader you will be responsible for gaining an understanding of the project requirements, taking responsibility for quality of your output in a timely fashion, keeping the project leader informed of progress, identifying opportunities to improve the quality and efficiency of your outputs and liaising with the client as agreed with the project leader.

The type of tasks you will be undertaking will be management, design (eg dynamic and stability analyses, different structures, reinforcement), draughting, inspection, survey and supervisory work. 

About You

You will have a Civil Engineering degree – an MSc would be advantageous as would relevant experience gained via a placement or other opportunities and the ability to use the MS Office suite.

You will have proven experience of some of the following: structures and buildings (ideally rail or marine), retaining structures, foundations, over, under and footbridges, culverts and crossings and earth structures.

You should be able to present all your communications clearly be they written, drawn or spoken and value other’s thoughts, ideas, suggestions through strong listening skills.

If you are someone who always aims to give the best you can, who encourages others, seeks reviews of their contribution and participates in your professional field you will enjoy working at Robert West.

What we offer

We offer a Graduate Training scheme with the Institution of Civil Engineers and the opportunity to put your degree knowledge into practice.  Keen to get started or move your engineering career forward?  Please send your CV to

The closing date for this opportunity is 28 May 2021.  We reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers, therefore we would urge candidates to apply as soon as possible.

We endeavour to respond to all applications however, due to the volume of applications we receive this may not be possible.

No agencies please

Robert West are an Equal Opportunities employer.

  • Committed
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  • Professional
  • Confident
  • Adaptable

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