Costain

About Costain


The history of the Costain Company spans nearly 150 years and, during that period, has benefited the lives of millions of people around the globe. The Company has built airports, petrochemical plants, waste treatment works and schools – creating the building blocks of modern life and improving the quality of life of the people who use them. Engineering Tomorrow is the Costain strategy aimed at identifying, developing and implementing innovative solutions to meet the UK’s major national infrastructure needs. The strategy relies on sharing knowledge and applying best practice across the Costain Group.

We place high priority on innovation and this can clearly be seen in the Company’s technological and organisational initiatives in addition to skills-based training and the determination to be more socially responsible, at all times, to the needs of Costain stakeholders. Performing responsibly is integral to our success and sustainability. We are committed to delivering projects and services responsibly and sustainably, ensuring that we meet our customer's and society's needs while managing the social and environmental impacts of our business.

We recognise that by working with our customers, supply chain partners, employees and other stakeholders we can make a greater contribution to a more sustainable future.

We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate interest and motivation, not only for Costain but for the role for which they're applying. We are interested in keen, enthusiastic candidates committed to progressing their career within the industry. We seek good communcators, innovators and technically astute students and graduates to play an active role in our company.

We look for graduates who can prove their attention to detail (i.e. a lack of mistakes on their CV) and have a thorough understanding of the company and the industry. We are especially interested in your extracurricular activities - specifically those that show communication skills, team work and leadership.