Graduate Engineer


25,000 + company car

Closes 14/01/2022

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Are you an enthusiastic team player?

Can you deliver exceptional results on a range of projects?

Do you want to gain a professional qualification while gaining hands on experience?

We have an exciting opportunity for Graduate Engineers to join our Story Scotland division based from our Blantyre office - and there has never been a better time to join!

The Role

As a Graduate Civil Engineer at Story Scotland, you will:

  • Ensure the project is constructed to the specification
  • Manage and implement the quality management procedures
  • Manage all aspects of change in relation to the drawings
  • Work towards your Chartered ICE qualification
  • Assist the site teams with all work required
  • Contribute to our working groups such as innovation, sustainability, inclusion and diversity, and carbon reduction

Building your future: As a Graduate Engineer you will have exposure to all areas of Story Scotland. This means that at the end of the programme you can make informed decisions about future careers, development and training. Your day-to-day role will be working as a Graduate Civil Engineer with exposure to our different types of work in the Railway, Civils and Construction sectors. You will have secondments and work placements throughout the graduate programme in Commercial, Estimating, Procurement, Planning and Central Services.

Unlocking your potential: Following successful completion of the graduate programme, all Story Contracting graduates will be given the opportunity to develop their career in their chosen career path. 


At Story Contracting, we invest in our people. We provide award-winning training and development opportunities for all employees to help you get to where you want to be in your career.

In addition to a competitive salary, pension and company car or car allowance, we show we care about our people by offering a health cash plan and wellbeing support to keep you fit and well - inside and outside of work.

Our agile working policy allows for a mixture of office and home working, and flexible working arrangements are available so that our people are engaged to give their best.

We care about our communities too and offer our employees two paid for volunteering days each year to spend as a team or individually.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Degree qualification in Civil Engineering
  • Flexible, versatile and motivated
  • Ability to work on your own but thrives within the team
  • Ability to work under to tight deadlines to meet client requirements whilst working safely and ethically
  • Attention to detail
  • Good communication skills at all levels
  • Willingness to undergo further training to advance knowledge

Why Story Contracting?

Story Contracting is a privately-owned, award-winning infrastructure company who is financially secure and agile with a wide range of public, private and third sector clients who enjoy working with our talented and committed team. Our track record for delivery on time and to budget, safely and reliably, has meant repeat business from our clients, which is reflected in our motto of ‘Do It Right!’

Our values are at the heart of everything we do - the way we work and the behaviours we display. We believe that this is what makes Story Contracting and our people exceptional.

GROUNDED - Everyone is equal at Story. We are down to earth and treat each other with respect.

HARDWORKING - We all pull our weight and work hard for each other.

PROUD - We are proud of our safety, our projects, our people, our clients and the success we create together.

FAMILY - We nurture, train, develop and keep our people safe, just like a family. We are inclusive and do the right thing for the business and its people.

TRUSTED - What we say is what we do. Our clients, our people and our communities trust us to do it right.

WINNERS - We are hungry for success and want to be the best performing contractor for our clients, our people and our communities.

Every Story Matters

We are proud to be a place where everyone can be part of the Story!

As part of our pledge to eliminate discrimination and encourage diversity among our Story Team, our ‘Every Story’ policy ensures all employees are a part of a diverse environment and always feel included.

All applicants will receive careful consideration for employment regardless of who you are, where you come from or what you believe in.

Think you’d be a good fit?

Successful applicants will be contacted shortly after the closing date.

Click below to apply and start your Story.


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