Careers ServiceI want to work in civil engineering and construction

Sector overview

Visit the Prospects' site to get an overview of the property and construction industry. You'll also find typical job profiles for the sector, including



Hear from University of Strathclyde alumni about their careers: 

Laura Halliday, Richter

Kevin Dorward, Amey Consulting


Useful online resources

InvestNI - Construction company database for Northern Ireland

What is civil engineering? (ICE)

WISE (Women into Science, Engineering and Construction)

Construction News news from the construction industry

Building - online magazine for the UK construction industry

Job sites & specialist recruiters

Careers in Construction

Green Jobs

ICE Recruit specialist civil engineering job board

Just engineers

New civil engineer

Defence Engineering and Science Group (DESG) Graduate Scheme -  Civil Engineers

TARGETjobs construction and civil engineering graduate jobs

The Structural Engineer Jobs - online recruitment site for the IStructE

Career Structure

FM World Jobs - official job board for the IWFM


Construction Manager Jobs - CIOB recruitment site

Specialist Recruitment agencies: