Graduate Project Manager at Veolia

About the company

We are resourcing the world. We manufacture green products and green energy using waste, waste water and wasted heat as a resource mine. We provide tailored solutions for industry or municipalities to help them save and preserve resources. We are working hard to create a future in which end-of-life resources are transformed into products that enrich our lives and can power our homes and industry. The circular economy already represents 20% of our turnover and we are constantly developing innovative ways to develop access to, preserve and replenish resources. To achieve our vision; we focus on creating a team with a diverse range of talent that operates in a safe, innovative and sustainable environment in order to promote the green economy and build new markets.

About the role

You will be developing the project deliverables and progressing projects through to handover. You will be managing projects through the full lifecycle of feasibility, development, implementation and handover. This will involve scoping, design, management of supply chain and handover to user. You will gain valuable exposure to all aspects of a commercial water company, with the opportunity for front line management experience, stakeholder management and management of contractors.

The role will be made up of 3 x 8 month placements in the region, with the intention to move into a permanent role upon completion of the graduate programme. As part of the Graduate Development Programme, you will go through a structured management development programme, undertaking leadership and management modules with your graduate cohort. You will also receive role specific training and development. You will be supported in this by our People Development team.


  • Degree level qualification in an environmentally focused discipline (2:1 minimum by September 2020)
  • Problem solving mindset and ability to get stuck in
  • Strong communication skills
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Ability to work well with others
  • Full, clean UK driving licence
  • Willing to travel and with occasional short stays away from home

How to apply

Click here to apply for this role (reference ID: 2JEOV)