This competition is for university students to apply for the award of “The 2019 ICE Balfour Beatty Student Innovator of the Year”.
The prize for winning is not only the title of student innovator of the year, but is a fully paid 3 month summer placement with the Balfour Beatty Health, Safety, Environment and Sustainability (HSES) team in the London and South East region. You will be getting involved with our onsite teams and working on real major construction projects where you will have the opportunity to make a difference to the way things are normally done. You will also be involved with the ICE and invited to spend time with the ICE President as he tours London and the South region. What you make of your time with us on your summer placement at Balfour Beatty is up to you, but we are looking for the right person who has the ability and the drive to get involved and make the very best of it.
This is a unique opportunity and your time with us will help you gain valuable experience should you aspire to specialise in HSES or the civil engineering industry after graduation.
Our prize winners will be:
We recruit and develop the next generation of future leaders, providing the right stepping stone from education into the world of work. Balfour Beatty has a breadth of capabilities and depth of technical expertise making it a great place to build on your specialist knowledge. Each day our projects change people's lives and communities for the better and each year we seek the best candidates from a broad range of backgrounds and disciplines to come and join our ever changing business.
Not only will you gain valuable experience on your summer placement, you will also receive a competitive salary for your time with us. In the final weeks of your placement you may also be invited to attend our Graduate Assessment Centre for one of our graduate schemes.