Inspiring the Future of
Engineering and Environmental Consulting

At Metis, we’re dedicated to nurturing the next generation of engineers and environmental consultants. We collaborate closely with multiple universities to offer engaging and educational graduate programmes. Alongside these, we provide opportunities for students to join us through internships and sandwich-year work placements. These positions are paid and offer invaluable insights into the life of an engineer.

Established in 2009, Metis is a respected civil and environmental engineering consultancy based in Richmond upon Thames. We are renowned for delivering exceptional projects, focusing on areas such as flood risk management, highways engineering, hydraulic modelling, asset management, policy development, and strategy implementation.

Why choose Metis for your early career?

At Metis, we value our people as our greatest asset. Our Early Career Programme offers aspiring engineers and environmental consultants a unique opportunity to participate in diverse projects primarily based in London, allowing you to contribute meaningfully to our communities.

Through our formal training agreement with ICE and active partnerships with CIWEM and CIHT, you’ll gain valuable skills aligned with industry standards.

What you’ll experience at Metis:
  • Diverse Projects: Engage in a variety of projects that make a difference in society and the environment.
  • Professional Development: Experience growth in a supportive environment that helps you achieve your career goals.
  • Meritocracy: Join a meritocratic culture that values your contributions and celebrates your achievements.
  • Active Lifestyle: Participate in our lunchtime running club or after-work football team.
  • Team Engagement: Enjoy team-building outings, sports days, and a variety of activities throughout the year.
  • Work-Life Balance: Maintain flexibility with workdays that accommodate different life stages.
Your Benefits at a Glance:
  • 25 days annual leave, with the option to buy up to two weeks additional leave.
  • Pension scheme (we match employee contributions up to 7% of salary).
  • Access to private medical cover.
  • Flexible working in our offices in central Richmond (SW London).
  • Professional institution membership, as well as the professional development necessary to meet your objectives.
  • Company mobile phone.
  • Cycle to work scheme (with showers and bike parking in the office building).
  • Interest free travel loans.
  • Up to one paid volunteering day per year.

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“As a child, I always had an interest in things related to construction such as toys like Lego, games like Minecraft and construction vehicles. ”

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Read Charbel's Story

“Growing up, I was always interested in maths, science and problem-solving. A career in engineering seemed to be the perfect combination of all my passions. ”

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Read Lauren's Story

“Metis offered access to senior staff and technical experts to learn from and offered an opportunity to work on a range of different projects. ”

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Read Matt's Story

“For as long as I can remember, interests of mine have always been solely linked to either the creative or logical side of the brain with my two majors in school being Art and Mathematics. ”

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Read Nick's Story

“I studied Geography and Natural Hazards at university, and always had an interest in geography and the natural world. ”

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