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A career at Keegans

We are always on the look-out for ambitious professionals who can strengthen our teams. Graduate surveyors play a key role in our future success.

Keegans provides the professionalism and experience for the future stars of the built environment. A committed employer who offers employees detailed and structured training plans for their journey to become a Chartered Surveyor. Keegans’ internal graduate training team work with you to provide assistance and direction throughout the RICS assessment of professional competence (APC) process. This includes on-the-job experience and training development.

Our graduate placement policy is designed to make sure that each trainee gets plenty of hands-on experience, working on a full range of residential, education and commercial sector projects alongside our senior professional surveyors and project managers, at an early stage.

Year out Sandwich Placements

We offer paid summer and sandwich year placements allowing you to gain valuable ‘on the job’ experience in the workplace, whilst also undertaking significant training and having the opportunity to join our APC programme early.

Work experience opportunities exist across all our operating areas of building surveying, quantity surveying and project management.graduates-2

We offer bespoke programmes, tailored to the needs of our graduates and placement students. All of whom receive:

  • A full company induction.
  • In-house support from our dedicated team of APC counsellors, supervisors and mentors.
  • A planned and structured programme ensuring you experience different roles and teams, gaining a breadth of experience.
  • Real hands on work to do on live projects under close supervision of senior colleagues.
  • This practical experience places you in the best possible position to achieve your desired chartership standard in the shortest timeframe.
  • Formal and on-the-job training to ensure continuous development of skills alongside technical and industry knowledge.
  • A competitive salary, good working hours, excellent holidays and part of a sociable, friendly company.
  • For the right candidates a permanent position may be offered on completion of Degree.

How to apply

If you are looking for a Sandwich year placement or work experience in building surveying or quantity surveying for 2017, based in our London office, please review the specification and complete the application form and send back, along with your CV to by 31st March 2017. Interview will be held early April 2017.

Application Form - Year Out Placements



Graduate APC programme

As a Building Good Employer company for the last 6 years, Keegans have a proven track record of progressing careers through our graduate training, with our excellent APC programme achieving 100% pass rates in 2015 and 2016.

Our Graduate APC Programme is geared to candidates who have completed a relevant Degree/Masters and hold permanent full time positions with the company.

graduates-3It is appreciated that the APC process can be daunting or even overwhelming at times, therefore when you join Keegans Graduate APC programme we allocate you a councillor and mentor to keep you on track and ensure you have all the support and help you need. Within the company there are a number of APC assessors, chairman and APC doctors to provide detailed knowledge and understanding to candidates.

Professional development is fundamental to becoming a Chartered Surveyor and Keegans provide a programme of APC seminars as well as internal, and external workshops and CPD events.

We will also provide advice and management of the enrolment process and detailed knowledge of the RICS pathways.

The company funds all the required training and resources and a weeks’ dedicated study leave for every individual, empowering you to achieve your APC within 2 years.

How to apply

If you are graduating from university in 2017 and wish to apply for our full time Graduate positions and join our APC programme (based in our London office), please review our Graduate surveyor specification and complete the application form and send back, along with your CV to by 31st March 2017. Interview will be held early April 2017.

Application Form – Graduate Positions