2024 Placement Scheme now live!

Our 12-Month Placement Scheme at Jackson Purdue Lever is tailored to provide you. As a student seeking practical experience, with a structured and comprehensive opportunity to gain hands-on exposure in the field of consulting engineering.

This program offers you a unique chance to acquire real-world experience, develop essential skills, and collaborate with experienced professionals in the industry.

What We Offer You

Our 12-Month Placement Scheme is designed to provide you with valuable insights and guidance over the course of your placement, typically spanning one year. The key components of the program include:

Induction and Orientation: Upon joining, you will participate in an induction program. This will introduce you to our company, our culture and our values. You will be assigned a mentor and liaise regularly with both your mentor and team leader to ensure you are guided throughout your placement.

On-the-Job Training: You’ll work on a variety of projects under the supervision of experienced engineers. This practical experience will allow you to apply your academic knowledge to real-world situations and gain a deeper understanding of the profession. You will also have the opportunity to work with various software packages, including AutoDesk, Tekla, and Causeway products, with both on-the-job and formal training available.

Educational Assistance: Throughout your placement, you’ll have access to a wide range of training resources to complement your on-the-job training. This will help broaden your knowledge and enhance your proficiency with our design software.

Professional Development: Regular peer-to-peer feedback sessions. Seminars will also be provided to enhance your technical skills and understanding of industry regulations and standards.

Mentorship: Your mentor, alongside your team leader, will offer guidance and monitor your progress whilst liaising with your University. They will also assist you documenting your experience, which can be beneficial for your future career aspirations.

Requirements for the Placement Scheme

To be eligible for our 12-Month Placement Scheme, you should typically:

  • Be pursuing a degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment to your educational and professional development.
  • Show a passion for problem-solving and a keen interest in civil and structural engineering.
  • Possess excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team.

Joining our 12-Month Placement Scheme is a stepping stone to a rewarding career in civil and structural engineering. We are dedicated to nurturing your talent, providing the necessary resources, and guiding you on your path to success in the engineering industry. We encourage you to apply and take the first step towards a successful career in engineering.

Interested? Please email careers@jacksonpl.co.uk

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