Our 2024 placement opportunities are open for applications


Placement opportunities at Murphy

Our paid Summer and Industrial Placements are ideal for ambitious undergraduate students. You will get the opportunity to enhance your academic knowledge with practical, engaging, and hands-on experience giving you a head start into the working world.

What to expect?

You might still be at university but our placement programmes mean you can have the best of both worlds. Whether you spend a summer or a year with us, you'll explore our work, bring your studies to life, and go back to university with a better understanding of your future industry.

Where can you work?
If you are studying a relevant degree course, we have many opportunities for placements across the UK, some examples include:
  • Civil Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Project Management
A placement allows you to work on fascinating live projects that you will remember throughout your career. There's the chance to get experience in any one of the business areas and sectors.
Learning & development

You will work with full support and guidance and you will gain important practical skills and experience to supplement your knowledge before returning to your studies.

It is an opportunity for you to showcase your talent and set the foundations for your future career, and if you perform well you might just return to university with a job in your back pocket.

Entry requirements
  • For our engineering programmes you will need a relevant degree
  • For all other programmes we welcome applications from any degree discipline if you can demonstrate a strong interest in the area
  • Must have a full valid drivers license

What's next?

Find out more about our graduate opportunities


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