Get more out of your summer with Balfour Beatty. Take on one of our paid placements, and you'll have the chance to make a real impact on our business. You'll open doors to future opportunities here too, while really developing your knowledge and understanding of our industry. Joining us from between eight and twelve weeks over the summer, you'll take on real and important work.
Balfour Beatty and me
What makes Balfour Beatty a great place to work? Is it the limitless career opportunities, our inclusive culture, the scale and complexity of our projects or working alongside the industry’s finest experts? Hear from our colleagues across the UK, US and Hong Kong on why you should shape a career at Balfour Beatty.
As well as bags of priceless, hands-on experience, you'll receive a competitive salary and a number of useful benefits. You could also take a big step towards a place on our Graduate Scheme.
What you'll be doing
Locate, track and assemble pre and post contract documentation, complimented with the necessary administration skills
Assist with measuring, recording and valuing of work supervised in accordance with appropriate rules and procedures
Collation of Cost and Value information
Supporting the team with weekly and monthly works programmes
Understanding of commercial risks
Assisting with allocating work to subcontractors
Valuing completed work and arranging payments in line with BB processes and procedures
Making sure a project meets the legal and quality standard
These roles are UK wide and could be based in the following locations: North East, North West, Yorkshire, West Midlands
Who we're looking for
Be on track to gain a minimum 2:2 BSc (Hons) in Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management
Ideally, have a full UK driving licence at the time of joining
Be eligible to work and live in the UK at the time of joining
Why work for us
Alongside the amazing opportunity, support and pride that you'll gain from developing your career with one of the worlds foremost infrastructure giants, you'll also enjoy:
An 8-12 week long programme
A competitive salary
An opportunity to explore your career options
If you complete your placement successfully you could be fast tracked onto the graduate scheme
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(This means that we will supply feedback if requested after an interview.)