Trainee Civil Engineer with WH Malcolm


Location: Glasgow

£12,000-20,000p/a dependent on experience/qualifications
Full-time, permanent position
Immediate start
Closing date: 12 August 2016, noon

About the Company
The Malcolm Group slogan ‘practical solutions, successful partnerships’ is not just a phrase.

We have a proven track record in providing practical solutions and are proud of our successful partnerships with customers, suppliers and employees alike. Our greatest competitive advantage is our people. We have a highly skilled and motivated workforce which has a passion for delivering the very best service. The Malcolm Group is only as effective as the people we employ and that’s why our staff of over 2,000 is at the heart of everything we do.

The Role
As a Trainee Civil Engineer your main tasks and responsibilities will include:
• Measurement of earthwork quantities / surface area take-offs using 3D modelling software.
• Re-designing earthworks to minimise the environmental impact / cost, by best utilising available materials and reduce on / off movements.
• Publishing CAD drawings. Topographic surveys, As-built records, etc.
• Assisting the land surveyor in the carrying out of site surveys using terrestrial and various GNSS surveying methods.
• Processing of survey data from site for measurement / record purposes.

We are looking for someone that we would put through University part-time on a BSc (hons) Environmental Civil Engineering course, the entry requirements for which are SQA Highers: ABBB including Maths or Physics or Technological Studies, or HNC/HND qualification. So you may be a recent school leaver. Or you may be a college leaver with the above HNC/HND qualification. Or even a graduate of the degree course. Whichever route you approach from, you will be expected to be committed to working hard and being a team player.

You should be IT literate and competent in the use of Microsoft office. The candidate will be part of the commercial department where good communication is crucial so it is essential to have excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You should also have a valid driving license.

AutoCAD understanding and/or experience is desirable but training will be provided. Graduate applicants would ideally have an engineering background, college leavers might have an HND/HNC in engineering.

Closing date for applications is 12 August 2016, 12 noon.
Please submit a CV and brief covering letter through the Adopt an Intern online application form on our website. All applications must be submitted by noon on the closing date. State a. your availability and b. relevant information on your skills/experience pertaining to the job spec. We do NOT accept e-mail applications unless otherwise stated.
Please confirm your eligibility to work in the UK. 


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