Graduate schemes

Your future starts with us. Join one of our three-year graduate schemes based across England. We’re not what you’d expect from the company that designs, build and maintains England’s motorways and major A roads. From finance and operations to communications and engineering, see how we can help you get your career off to a flying start.

Graduate schemes

2021 Graduate schemes

Applications for our main graduate schemes are now open. See the list of posts below and get applying to start your career with us.

If you want to find out more about what life is like as a graduate, why not check us out on Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram or Facebook? You can find out all our latest news, as well as updates on when our applications are open. 


Register for one of our careers webinars today to find out what the application process will look like. You'll also hear our current graduates talking about their experience at National Highways.

"I enjoy working with a great team who provide a fun and inspiring atmosphere to work in. Every day I work with environmental experts who share their knowledge, experience and advice. The freedom and responsibility that I am given makes me feel like I am really adding value to the company and driving better environmental outcomes."
Gabriella – Graduate environmental advisor





joined us in 2019-20 across a variety of roles



currently on our scheme