2022 Graduate - Construction Manager


2022 Graduate - Construction Manager (1802)

Job Title: Graduate Construction Manager


We're looking for bright and committed graduates who will bring energy, new ideas and a fresh perspective to help us become the recognised leader and transform the construction industry.   


 Role Overview 

A Graduate Construction Manager works as a Section / Package manager, assisting in the management and delivery of a broad spectrum of works, throughout the lifecycle of construction projects.

A Section / Package manager will work within the Construction Management team, under the guidance of Construction and Project Managers.  Delivering alongside site supervisors and engineers, interfacing with a broad spectrum of personnel & functions.

For successful candidates, initial experience will be obtained across the package management process, working with a breadth of project functions in the delivery of major projects, typically broken down into sections, packages or areas of works of a major project.

Section / Package Managers help to ensure the safe and effective delivery of quality projects through design, procurement, technical understanding, installation, commissioning, and handover stages.

The foundation of Section / Package management competency is for future construction and project managers, leaders, and operational directors.

Modern methods of construction, incorporating off-site manufacturing solutions, Digital Engineering competence and sustainable technologies are at the forefront of how we deliver projects and Construction Managers are key to help drive this.



Dependent on Project Location

Degree Subjects   

Construction Management or construction related degree's

Professional Accreditation  

Chartered Institute of Building – CIOB


 The Laing O'Rourke Graduate Development Programme - what can you expect? 

Our graduate programme is designed to embrace and develop your capabilities. Most importantly, you will be encouraged to continue learning throughout your career. You will be stretched, challenged and supported by a business that views your personal development and the achievement of professional accreditation as a priority.  
Our programme will give you the practical experience, technical learning and professional development while being part of the some of the most exciting construction projects in the UK.  


Entry requirements 

We are looking for graduates who meet the following criteria:  

  • Eligible to work in the UK with a valid work permit if applicable  
  • Full mobility as you may be required to relocate for your role  
  • Strong numeracy and literacy skills  
  • A degree course with a clear route to professional accreditation   
  • Your degree classification should be 2:1 or higher   
  • Entry degrees will be listed within each of our graduate vacancies and differ from     role to role



**The Graduate Development Programme will commence in September 2022**

We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

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