Graduate Geotechnical Engineer



Play your part, globally. Join in engineering solutions to make UK energy security stronger on our Geotechnical Engineer Graduate Programme. Help us drive the world towards a net zero future while operating globally and reducing carbon emissions.

Join us. Unleash your energy within.

Our Graduate Geotechnical Engineers contribute to exciting projects, such as designing foundations for offshore wind farms and finding new ways to improve clients’ operational efficiency. You will be outlining the next phase of offshore wind farms (floating and fixed) from concept through to design. Everything you do will impact our journey to a net zero future. Day-to-day, you will:

  • Produce and design Geotechnical Interpretative reports and risk assessments
  • Review ground investigation data and geophysical surveys to identify ground risks and solutions
  • Complete geotechnical analysis and calculations and support the development of software to automate and optimise this

What you can expect

We think about your future. We’re seeing more graduates moving into senior roles, faster, and we’re not going to lose momentum. With the structured development programme we’ve designed for people like you, you’ll be on the road to career success. Learn new leadership skills and capabilities from industry professionals at Kent and structured training sessions we’ve planned for you. Build a future in a diverse company that has a real passion to see you develop. We also have a variety of benefits available, including:

  • 33 days holiday (including bank holidays)
  • Private medical insurance
  • Flexible holiday (buy & sell)
  • My Discounts Plus (discounts from shops and retailers)

Who you are

Hardworking, enthusiastic, and passionate. We revolve around team working, so you’ll need to be comfortable working collaboratively and alone. Our Graduates should also embrace diversity, equality and inclusion in everything they do. You should be a recent graduate with a 2:2 in Geotechnical Engineering or Civil Engineering (with a focus on geotechnical). Other qualities we’d like to see in you are:

  • A drive to learn new skills and gain experience
  • Comfortable challenging yourself
  • Ability to adapt to new environments and technologies

You matter. Whatever your culture, skill, language, age or identity. A diverse workforce is the catalyst for success. We work hard to drive awareness on diversity and inclusion across our business, changing perspectives for the better. Celebrating character and creating a culture where everyone feels a sense of belonging with us.

Who we are

We are Kent. We design, build and maintain the assets that power the world. For over 100 years, we’ve delivered sustainable energy, and we’re taking that to a whole new level. Our goal is to be the global leader in integrated energy services, and we need you to help us get there. Sustainability and innovation are at the forefront of everything we do

Driven by the energy of our team, we employ and empower the best. Our values drive our business. Define what we do. We’re being the best for ourselves, our clients, our partners, the communities we operate in, and the planet.

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We play big. We thrive on emotional agility. We are fanatical about performance. We are built on infinite thinking.

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