Civil engineers work in a fast-moving, challenging and rewarding profession, involving design, construction and management. You could be involved in seeing through a project from design stage to construction and competition. These projects might include the development and construction of bridges, tunnels, roads, railways, dams and major.

buildings. There is also the chance to work overseas and starting salaries have increased at double the rate of inflation over the last five years, as many sectors of civil engineering experience skills shortages.

 

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Jobs directly related to degree include:

  • Building control surveyor
  • Consulting civil engineer
  • Contracting civil engineer
  • Design engineer
  • Nuclear engineer
  • Site engineer
  • Structural engineer
  • Water engineer