Graduates FAQs

Find answers to our frequently asked questions.


How do I get my CV to you?

Please submit your CV and a covering letter through our jobs database. All our current opportunities are listed there and can be searched by job, country and site. When you find the role you’re interested in, press the link and follow the instructions on screen.

How long before I hear anything?

We’ll send you an acknowledgement when we receive your details and you should hear from us within two weeks.

Can I send a CV speculatively?

Unfortunately, we can only accept applications for vacancies listed on our jobs database.

Can I apply if I have a disability?

Yes. We are an equal opportunities employer. If you have a disability, we’ll provide additional support through the application process and beyond.

I have received a job offer email from you asking for money, is this real?

We never ask candidates for money and we only always use the email address. If you receive an email claiming to be from us, asking you for money, do not respond to it. If you believe you’re been scammed or handed over money you should contact your local police.

Can I have feedback on my application?

You will have the opportunity to be provided with feedback if unsuccessful at our final stage.

I have already graduated; can I apply to the graduate programme?

The requirements for any graduate entry positions will be specified in the advert so you should check there. Generally though, we will accept applications from recent graduates. 

How long does the assessment process take?

This will vary depending on the role you are applying for, but for the core programmes the process normally lasts for around three months.

Is there a deadline for submitting an application?

Deadlines will be clearly stated on the job posting. We do sometimes recruit on a rolling basis, or close the application window early if we have a high volume of candidates, so we advise trying to get your application in early to avoid disappointment.

Do you offer any internships/work placements?

We offer various internships, and will sometimes recruit our graduates directly from our summer internships. You can read more about the internships we have on offer here

Is there any relocation support available?

Yes, relocation support is offered which will cover the costs of your move if appropriate.

If you are on the Engineering Scheme are there opportunities to travel and work in different countries?

There will potentially be opportunities, particularly for those who aspire to more senior engineering or management positions.

5 years is a long time for a graduate programme – will I experience any career progression?

Yes - the programme is designed to develop you by offering on the job training, corporate events, access to senior managers, and working in a variety of roles. See what our grads say.