Careers > Graduates & Apprentices

Are you looking to join a fast-growing, innovative organisation to kickstart an exciting career? Dalcour Maclaren’s graduate opportunities are aimed to help you achieve your full potential.

Our application window for the 2021 Graduate Surveyor positions has now closed.

Graduate Programme

Dalcour Maclaren runs a tailored graduate training programme that includes technical training and support toward a qualification with a relevant professional body as well as leadership and management workshops and commercial skills training.

Expect varied work in a supportive team, regular CPD activities, plenty of social events, a generous salary and other great benefits.

What our programme offers

We’ll help you achieve professional accreditation in your area of work* – but that’s only part of the journey. We’ll also equip you with leadership, management and commercial skills training as well as the professional competency you need to become a leader in your field. And we’ll vary your knowledge and experience by giving you the opportunity of working within different sectors (water, power, infrastructure, property and telecoms) and inviting you to attend fully supported internal and external events.

*includes RICS, RGS, RTPI, IEMA, CIEEM and CiFA

Areas of expertise that we support

  • Rural property surveying / management
  • Residential property surveying / management
  • Town and country planning
  • Ecology
  • Archaeology
  • AutoCAD
  • GIS
  • Land referencing / surveying

What you’ll receive

  • Structured training programmes
  • Internal and external CPD events
  • Interactive online training tools
  • Graduate training days
  • Dedicated training supervisor, counsellor and sponsor
  • The opportunity to work in different locations and sectors
  • People skills training
  • Commercial skills training

After the programme

Personal and professional development doesn’t stop at the end of the graduate training programme. The journey continues with continuing professional development (CPD) and further career-defining people and commercial skills training opportunities.

Apprenticeship training

We are proud of our apprenticeship training programme which we currently deliver in partnership with Harper Adams University. Learn on the job while you undertake formal studies to develop a full skill set. We’ll provide you with great opportunities and lots of support to turn you into the professional you aspire to become.

Work placements & work experience

Get to know members of our team, what we do and the type of projects we get involved in through our virtual and face to face insight days.

How to apply

These opportunities are available in most of our office locations and across all of our departments, including Surveying, Geomatics and Environmental Planning. Check our careers feed for news and opportunities or submit your CV to apply.