People are the heart of our activities and we pride ourselves on being an attractive and responsible employer. In order to realise our ambitious plans for growth, we continuously invest in the talent and potential of our employees.
We invest in people development and wellbeing in a variety of ways and actively look at new methods of recruiting and developing talented individuals to achieve their maximum potential.
The culture of VolkerWessels UK ensures that employees receive training to the highest of standards. Individual's technical and development skills are continually reviewed and enhanced, ensuring we have the available skills needed, across our workforce, for sustainable and continued growth.
We strive to be a business that attracts, retains and develops the potential in everyone. Developing a highly trained and experienced workforce means that we maintain a breadth of knowledge across all sectors and drive value for our clients, in our technical and business solutions.
We offer an exciting working environment, where you will contribute to exceptional projects that have social, economic and environmental significance.
We have an eye for talent and will continuously support people’s development, seeing to it that people capitalise on all available opportunities. Employees receive full support if they wish for a change in careers, offering different opportunities across departments and companies.
Across the group, we have the following initiatives in place to support career development:
'On the job' learning experiences across multiple disciplines and sectors, both in the UK and possibly overseas.
As an equal opportunities employer, VolkerWessels UK dynamically focuses upon equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) within our workforce. Each year our six operating companies produce an EDI plan, which itemises specific actions relating to our EDI goals.
Through our policies and procedures, we aim to: