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Our people

Get to know the heartbeat of our business – our incredible team of passionate individuals whose talents and shared commitment to excellence drive our success and shape our vibrant workplace culture. Interested in finding out what it is like to work at VolkerWessels UK? Learn more about the experiences and careers of some of our employees.

"By far the best thing about being part of the VolkerWessels UK family is the people and supportive environment. There is a real sense of people having each other’s back and wanting to succeed together."

David Procurement Manager

  • Anna - HR Business Partner

    "Working with great people makes you great, and that’s why VolkerWessels UK is an employer of choice - its people. I feel so grateful for the opportunity to collaborate with so many different colleagues, from different backgrounds and walks of life"

  • Graham - Proposals Manager

    "Working here is both valuable and challenging with a little bit of fun added in at times. Fast moving and interesting yet absorbing and rewarding.

    Never a dull moment!"

  • Tim - Commercial Manager

    "I have worked with numerous parts of the entire business, working across a wide range of sectors and schemes. I have been fortunate enough to work alongside some of our brilliant and talented people, they are what set our business apart."

  • Shubham - Senior Engineer

    "I’ve deeply appreciated the open-door policy of our senior management. It’s empowering to see my ideas implemented and my feedback valued. This level of accessibility and responsiveness truly sets us apart, fostering a culture where everyone feels heard and integral to our shared success.”

  • Hayden - Senior Buyer

    "I wanted to move to a business that was dynamic, well respected within the industry, and who works collaboratively with its supply chain partners and a company that puts health and safety first. From my first interview to induction I knew joining VolkerHighways was the right move for me."

  • Richa - Finance Supervisor

    “The joining process was efficient and smooth and made it easy for me to settle into my new role. I feel motivated each day with good encouragement and support from my manager.”

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  • Chico - ICT Business Analyst

    "It's a great organisation to work for, and my colleagues make it more enjoyable due to the new/long relationships built. I have lots of good memories with Volker and hope to still continue to build more in the future"

  • Stephanie - Process Commissioning Engineer

    “Every day I am faced with a new challenge which brings new and exciting opportunities for learning. Everyone is willing to help and support where required and I feel very lucky to be able to work alongside the people that I do.”

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"The culture and environment at VWUK is fantastic, we have a very diverse team working well together, taking pride in what we produce, looking out for each other, acting with integrity, honesty and with a passion to produce high quality projects in an efficient and safe manner."

Barry Commercial Manager

  • Working for us

    People are the heart of everything we do, and we are constantly looking for ways to invest in and develop our teams and their career paths.

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  • Our early careers

    Ready to jumpstart your career journey? Dive into exciting industrial training placements, graduate positions and apprenticeships with us, where you'll learn by doing and grow alongside experienced mentors!

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  • Rewards and perks

    In return for your expertise, we provide comprehensive rewards and perks all aimed at fostering a rewarding and fulfilling experience for our team members.

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  • Fairness, Inclusion and Respect

    Join us in creating a workplace where diversity is celebrated, where your voice matters, and where you can truly be yourself. Together, we build a community that attracts and retains the best talent, ensuring our continued success and growth.

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