Civil Engineering and Construction

TARGETjobs Construction and Building Services

An overview of career options in this sector with job descriptions, case studies and details of the latest work experience and graduate opportunities. There are also useful Employer Insights (also available as a free app).

TARGETjobs Civil and Structural Engineering

An overview of career options in this sector with job descriptions, case studies and details of the latest work experience and graduate opportunities. There are also useful Employer Insights (also available as a free app).

Prospects - Engineering and Manufacturing

Careers information, including options with your subject, occupational profiles, graduate employers and further study form Graduate Prospects.

Prospects Profile: Building Control Surveyor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Building Services Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Construction Manager

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Consulting Civil Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Contracting Civil Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Estimator

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Geotechnical Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Quantity Surveyor

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Site Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Structural Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

Prospects Profile: Water Engineer

Detailed information on a specific job role from the Prospects website. Information is available on the activities of the role, salary, conditions, entry requirements, training, career development, typical employers/vacancy sources, case studies, contacts and resources.

IStructE

IStructE is the world's leading professional body for structural engineering. Their website explains what Structural Engineering, what careers in this area involve and the entry requirements.

E&TJ - Engineering and Technology Jobs

Search for current opportunities in Engineering and Technology (site maintained by IET).

Engineering Magazine

Online magazine reporting on progress in manufacturing techniques, information technology, product development, finance and distribution.

Engineering Council (ECUK)

Regulates the engineering profession in the UK. Includes a listing of 36 engineering professional bodies in the UK.

Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE)

The Chartered Association of Building Engineers (CABE) is the professional body for those specialising in the technology of building.

Engineer Jobs

Detailed company information, case studies and application advice.

You will find this book in the Careers Service library on the second floor of the Hub.

Institution of Civil Engineers

The students section of the ICE website allows you to find out what Civil Engineering is: the work involved and career progression.

ICE Recruit

Official jobsite of the Institution of Civil Engineers.

Guide to Professional Institutions within Construction and Built Environment Sector

An overview of the range of professional institutions within this sector, with information on obtaining professional qualifications.

  • Author: West Yorkshire Lifelong Learning Network (WYLLN)
  • Published: 2010
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Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors

Details of accredited courses and the latest industry news.

Construction Skills - labour market report

Detailed labour market information for the Construction industry.

Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE)

Professional body for Building Services Engineers. The "About Building Services" section of their website explains what is involved in a career in this sector. There are also useful case studies of people currently employed in the industry.

STEM Women

This website allows female students and graduates to search for jobs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine, advertised by organisations who are committed to receiving an equal number of male and female applications.

Green Jobs

Search for the latest environmental and renewable energy opportunities in a range of sectors, including agriculture, conservation, forestry, engineering and sustainability.

Go Construct

Information on careers in the Construction sector with advice on qualifications required, work experience opportunities and job prospects. There are also case studies of people working in the sector and a quiz to help you identify which roles would suit your skills and personality. You can also search for current work experience opportunities.

Construction Jobs UK

Search for the latest opportunities in the construction industry in the UK.

Construction Jobs Ireland

Search for the latest opportunities in the construction industry in Ireland.