Galliford Try

Galliford Try 2024 graduate opportunities

Company Company Profile

Our vision is to be leaders in the construction of a sustainable future and we put collaboration with all our stakeholders at the heart of our business. The unique hybrid model that combines housebuilding and construction along with our vast experience in large scale public and private projects, urban regeneration and building new communities enable us to undertake the most complex of schemes.

Our graduate development programme is designed specifically to build and develop your technical and interpersonal skills. As well as a fully structured, mentored training programme and comprehensive training, we offer first-hand experience on a wide range of innovative and exciting projects, drawing the best out of your talents to help shape a full rewarding career with us.

As well as frontline site management and civil engineering roles we also provide career opportunities in commercial, technical and development roles such as planning, estimating, quantity surveying, buying, land development, design, finance and sales and marketing.

We also have careers in our support services teams who provide the Group with the necessary, tools, systems and advice to ensure we are able to deliver the best possible service to our employees and clients.

Dedicated service teams include:

Finance and Accounting, Company Secretarial, Risk and Internal Audit, Legal, IT, Human Resources & Training, Health, Safety & Sustainability, Corporate Responsibility, Communications and our Shared Service Centre.

Our business is increasingly driven out of our Divisions where they have individual distinct brands and profiles.

Linden Homes

Linden Homes is a top five house-builder in the UK and is renowned for building award- winning bespoke homes that have a reputation for high quality. We are industry experts in delivering distinctive and diverse new homes in prime locations throughout the UK. We strive to create sustainable new developments that inspire modern living and set new benchmarks in design.

Galliford Try Partnerships

Partnerships is a key brand for Galliford Try in the delivery of affordable housing through a variety of means. Partnerships targets major mixed-use development opportunities, delivering a range of housing options and facilities to help build sustainable local communities. Partnerships is also a leading contractor for major housing association and local authority clients across the country, delivering homes through innovative schemes.

Galliford Try Construction

Galliford Try Construction and Investments provides innovative and effective solutions for a range of public and private sector clients across the whole of the United Kingdom. Through our Infrastructure, Building and Morrison Construction divisions – we deliver some of the most iconic projects in the country. Our Investments division supports the business and helps create value for our shareholders through a portfolio of high quality assets.

Please visit to find out more about our Divisions.

Case Studies

  • Name: Amir
  • Role: Technical Graduate
  • Degree: Civil Engineering BEng

You are made to feel part of Galliford Try from the moment you arrive, given tasks that are critical to the smooth running of the projects. You will be provided with the opportunity to grasp the skills you need for your professional development.

  • Name: Benjamin
  • Degree: Civil Engineering BEng

I have been welcomed into my role and encouraged to gain exposure to every aspect of the business, inducing rapid development in both my technical based job role and my understanding of the wider industry. I am currently thoroughly enjoying working with the technical team, however also can't wait to begin my experiential secondments in January, where I rotate around each of the business disciplines. This is a great development programme; Galliford Try and Linden Homes are both inspiring and supportive to the progression of their graduates.

  • Name: Mandy
  • Degree: Environmental Management and Assessment MSc

The framework provides the perfect balance between guided and independent learning through a variety of specific skill developing projects delivered in a fast paced and supportive environment.

  • Name: Ted
  • Role: Graduate Site Manager
  • Degree: Construction Engineering Management BSc (Hons)

I have experienced much encouragement and support from all site team members since joining Galliford Try which has already helped in developing my managerial and technical competence.


We are seeking graduates who will make a valuable contribution and make a difference to our business. Here at Galliford Try we expect a lot from our graduates and in return we offer a competitive salary package, diverse, exciting and challenging career opportunities, supported by a structured development programme. If you are committed, talented and enthusiastic then Galliford Try is the right place for you!

Please visit to Hear what our employees have to say about working for Galliford Try.