Highways England Graduate Scheme

About Us

Highways England is a government owned company. Responsible for maintaining and modernising England's motorways and major A roads, we keep England moving. And with advances in technology, like smart motorways, and 11 billion pounds being invested in road improvements in the next five years, there's never been a better time to get on board.

Highways England is the new government owned company charged with driving forward our motorways and major A roads.

This includes; modernising and maintaining the highways, as well as running the network and keeping traffic moving.

Over recent years, investment in our highways has increased, while advances in technology, such as smart motorways, mean that traffic flows better.

However, even more needs to be done.

At the same time, we'll improve how we work. That means we'll plan roadworks better to minimise disruption; clear incidents more quickly; and save more than 1 billion pounds by working more efficiently.

Why join us?

It's an exciting time to start a career with Highways England. With 11 billion pounds to invest in major road improvements over the next 5 years, there's an opportunity for you to be part of something special.

In addition to joining a dynamic new organisation that will positively affect the lives of millions, you will be rewarded in various ways:

  • Competitive pay and benefits
  • A wide range of learning and development opportunities
  • Fair and open performance management based on what you achieve and how you achieve it

Highways England HR Graduate


Highways England Graduate Project Manager


Highways England Graduate Civil Engineer


Highways England Graduate Quantity Surveyor