Management Trainee Programme

Why Choose Knight Group?

  • Employs over 400 people.
  • Fully CSCS trained workforce.
  • Large fleet of owned plant.
  • Large and extensive in house plant fleet.
  • NRSWA supervisors and operatives.
  • Wide range of Services.
  • Essex, Kent, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire & Hertfordshire Highways approved.
  • AWA & Thames water approved contractor.
  • CHAS accredited.
  • CQMS accredited.
  • SMAS accredited.
  • ISO 9001 accredited.
  • CITB accredited training.
  • In house CDM & CDMC facilities.
  • Turnover in excess of £50 Million.
  • Versatile, experienced, approachable & financially robust.

We're Recruiting!

Management Trainee Programme

Knight Group are one of the most comprehensive groundworks and civil engineering companies in the South East. Due to continued growth, we are currently recruiting for someone to join our Management Trainee Programme at the head office in Kelvedon, Essex. 

The Knight Group are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are looking to pursue a career in the construction industry with a forward thinking Groundworks, Civil Engineering & RC Frame contractor. Our management trainee programme will give you the opportunity to taste working life in several departments of the business to gain an understanding of all day to day procedures and challenges. On completion of the programme, if successful; an opportunity will be offered to the individual within the department whereby the management team feel you have the greatest potential to succeed.


We are Based in Kelvedon, Essex but our working area covers East Anglia, East/North London and Kent.


Contract particulars and employment terms will be agreed with the successful candidates but the initial contract will be for 12 months.


The Departments:

Estimating          Quantity Surveying         Buying                 Plant                    Construction



Full UK Driving License

Proficient IT Skills

Mathematics/Working with Numbers

Good Communication Skills

Willing to Pursue Further Education


If you are interested, please email your CV to


We look forward to hearing from you!