Graduate Programme

Do you want to make a difference in an interesting and important sector?

Our Graduate Programme is not currently open for applications. We expect to open applications again late summer 2021 so please check back then.

It is an exciting time to join WICS and to be a part of the important work that we do for customers, communities and the wider environment. You would play a key role, ensuring Scotland’s sustainable future as we work collaboratively to transform the industry in the face of key challenges such as delivering net zero emissions by 2040.

To help us navigate the complexities of the transformation the water industry in Scotland is going through we are looking for talented graduates from diverse backgrounds, people with curiosity and drive. In return we will provide you with an exceptional experience that will develop and enrich you.

We are looking for graduates with an upper second-class honours degree (2:1) or higher in any discipline. Our graduates are:
• Analytical problem solvers
• ‘In the know’
• Strong communicators
• Team players
• Adaptable

Our programme offers a unique opportunity to work across a wide range of policy, analytical and regulatory areas. Our training courses are provided by experts in the regulatory field and by those who are leading in the sector.  There is also excellent on-the-job training – with opportunities to spend time working with and learning from other sector stakeholders, such as Scottish Water.

Visit our jobs page  to find out more about what it is like to work at WICS.  Click here to hear what our graduates say.