Early careers

We have a variety of exciting opportunities available for school and college leavers, interns and graduates.

Who's looking out for your future?

Joining us in any one of a range of technical and supporting roles, you'll discover plenty of opportunities to grow your experience across the breadth of projects, and make an impact on the world around you. You'll realise the potential of what we can do together, to build for a better society and help shape the future.

Latest Early careers vacancies

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Application opening dates

Application windows for the majority of our programmes are below, but we do advertise positions at various point through the year as additional requirements are identified.

Graduates: October / January
Higher and Degree Apprenticeships (Trainees): February to April onwards
Apprentices: February to April onwards

Although the above dates are the main application windows, vacancies are published throughout the year.


If you're in your final year, or have recently graduated, check out our graduate programmes

Our graduate development programmes

Advanced Apprenticeships

Finishing school or having a career change? Have a look at our level 2 and 3 apprentice programmes

Our apprenticeship schemes

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships (Trainees)

Finishing sixth form or college? Find out about our Higher and Degree Apprenticeships (Trainees) programmes.

Our Higher and Degree Apprenticeships (Trainees) job roles

Life at Skanska

We put our people first. We are committed to developing our employees and offering lots of benefits and opportunities in a diverse and inclusive culture. 

See what it's like to work at Skanska

Our people

Don’t just take our word for it. Hear first-hand from our current graduates and apprentices what it’s like to work at Skanska.

Meet our people

How we make a difference to the societies we operate and build in

About Skanska UK

We are Skanska. One of the UK’s leading construction contractors, we’re an inclusive, responsible business that’s helping to build a better society.

Our projects

We work on some of the UK’s most prestigious building, infrastructure and civil engineering projects.

Our projects

Our purpose and values

What we do and how we do it contributes to a sustainable future for our people, customers and communities.

Our purpose and values

Skanska in the UK

Skanska, established in 1887, is one of the world’s leading project development and construction groups. The UK operation is one of the country’s top contractors.

Skanska in the UK

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Last updated: 23/01/2017