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Willmott Dixon

Willmott Dixon is one of the top 20 companies in the UK Construction Industry, we provide an integrated range of services from the smallest maintenance solution to the successful completion of multi-million pound construction projects. Established in 1852, our turnover for 2001 exceeded 300 million and we employ more than 1500 staff. The company has four divisions: Construction, Housing, Property Services and Inspace which operate through 25 offices across

England and Wales. We recruit about thirty Management Trainees annually in:
  • Construction Management
  • Quantity Surveying
  • Estimating
  • Design and Build
  • Business and IT
  • Gap Year / Summer Placements

School leavers enter at 18, with good A Levels or GNVQs . We occasionally offer Craft Apprenticeships to high grade school leavers at 16. We also take graduates with BSc (Hons) in Construction Management or Quantity Surveying who have completed a year-out construction industry placement as part of their course.

The Willmott Dixon Management Training Scheme consists of a 4 year structured programme with day-release for an HND/Degree; for graduates the scheme is reduced to 2 years. The training programme includes secondments to all functional departments, residential CITB ‘Trade Awareness Course’, management development weekends. Graduate trainees are encouraged to gain professional qualifications such as MCIOB; MRICS and all trainees have a Mentor. At the end of the training period, management trainees become an assistant manager in their chosen discipline and can rapidly progress.

We are looking for bright, ambitious individuals who are able to use initiative, are flexible, hard-working and are excellent team players. A high level of communication is required, together with a professional attitude and well presented appearance. Benefits include a company personal pension scheme, 24 days holiday; Trainee Loan and, at Year Three, a company car/cash allowance.

Willmott Dixon
Icknield Way
Letchworth
Hertfordshire
SG 4GY

Tel. 01462 671 852
recruitment@willmottdixon.co.uk

 

     
   
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