Careers at RAB

RAB is a growing team of highly committed engineers, scientists, emergency planners, trainers and consultants. We are committed to investing in our staff and offer career progression from graduate positions through to Directorship.

A list of current vacancies can be found below, along with a range of supporting information showcasing what it is like to work at RAB. This includes our RAB Academy and ICE Training Scheme.

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Our Staff Survey

RAB run regular staff surveys to gauge how well we are performing as an employer. As well as gaining valuable insights into areas to improve, we also receive encouraging comments related to what it is like to work at RAB. Among the areas commonly cited are the friendliness of the team, work/life balance flexibility, diversity of the work and the support and training opportunities. Some of the comments are included below:

Working at RAB

Click on a staff member for a more detailed look at what it’s like to work at RAB. Learn about their career journey and what they enjoy about their role.

Current Vacancies

Learn more about current vacancies at RAB.

To apply, please send a CV and cover letter to, referencing the job title.


More Information

RAB are passionate about staff development and training. This includes a range of initiatives which form part of our RAB Academy. These include:

  • On the job training and learning within a supportive team.
  • A line manager with suitable skills and qualifications to support with your future development.
  • A supervising Civil Engineer / Chartered CIWEM manager to guide and support you through the ICE process to become Chartered.
  • The opportunity to guide and support others through processes for them to become chartered.
  • Continual development opportunities to further qualifications, knowledge and skills.
  • Support, skills and knowledge to take advantage of promotion opportunities.
  • Support from the Team to experience a range of work, move towards specialisms, achieve promotion.

We are also proud to be an Approved ICE Training Employer, which ensures each trainee has a training structure to achieve and monitor progress against 9 key attributes including an initial assessment meeting, regular development reviews, a formal annual review of progress and plans, and confirmation of completion.

We welcome applications from graduates who wish to join a supportive team. Our work is challenging and varied requiring strong technical, communication and organisational skills along with self-motivation. We offer an Institution of Civil Engineers Training Agreement and pathways to achieving membership and Chartership of CIWEM and other professional bodies. Please send a CV and covering letter to We advertise for specific experienced and graduate vacancies above.

We offer work experience to undergraduates and post graduates. Please contact to discuss availability of positions.

RAB usually recruit directly and only pay for applicants if an agreement has been set up with a Recruitment Agency or Recruiter or we have instructed an Agency or Recruiter to act on our behalf. If candidates are submitted to us without such agreement or instruction we reserve the right to pursue and hire those candidates without payment or obligation to the Agency or Recruiter.

We take the privacy and security of your personal data  very seriously. Our Privacy Policy explains how we collect and use your personal data before, during and after your working relationship with us, in accordance with the latest General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR).