Willmott Dixon Interiors is part of the Willmott Dixon Group, one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK.
Willmott Dixon has an exciting opportunity for a Trainee Construction Manager starting in September 2021 to join Willmott Dixon Interiors, our refurbishment and fit out specialist arm of the business. Our Midlands Interiors office is based in Central Birmingham and our projects are throughout the whole of the Midlands.
As a Trainee Construction Manager your career is all about working with Willmott Dixon colleagues and the supply chain to plan and manage the construction processes on site (in all weathers!) and often based from a site office to ensure the project is completed safely, on time, to quality and on budget.
Our award-winning team create space that help businesses succeed. Combining the strength of a national contractor with the skills of a highly experienced design and fit-out team and completing one-off projects up to £55+ million in value. We are proud to be Job Crowd’s 8th best graduate employer 2020.
Sounds great, what are we looking for…?
You will need to be a driven, fantastic communicator with the ability to work within a fast paced exciting environment, which is ever-changing to market demands. You will be a natural influencer, one that always challenges the norm to drive through creative solutions and has the commerciality to ensure we are maximizing our business portfolio at all times. We would love you to be customer focused and a team player just like us!
Sound like you... If you are looking to accelerate in a business that nurtures your talent we would love to hear from you.
Who we are looking for?
Our management trainees come from diverse backgrounds and qualification routes. We welcome all applications from school, college, university, through building trades backgrounds or other relevant work experience. All that we ask is that you have a passion for building a career in construction! Depending on your level of education and experience will determine the length of your trainee programme- from 2 to 4 exciting years.
What will you receive in return?
A competitive salary and career of a lifetime with a company that will invest in YOU!
Motoring Expenditure Allowance
Travel expenses paid
Generous annual leave entitlement
Your birthday off
We will pay all of your university/college fees (if applicable)
Interest free loan
Company Samsung Smart Phone + Laptop
Leave early every Friday!
Dress down Fridays
Your training will include helping to lead a community project, making a real difference to people’s lives within the areas which we work.
CLOSING DATE – Friday 12th March 2021!
We are a proud member of the Disability Confident Scheme.
We are passionate about our people and have a real focus and drive to support their continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion is what differentiates us and has allowed us to enjoy considerable success in recent years.
Being a responsible business underpins everything we do; since 2012 we have been carbon neutral and we were the only company from our industry to receive a Queen's Award for Enterprise in Sustainable Development in 2014 which was renewed in 2015, 2016, 2018 and in 2019 we were proud to win a Queens Enterprise Award for Promoting Opportunity and for work on social mobility.
We are proud to be part of the Willmott Dixon family; a privately-owned contracting and interior fit out group in the UK. With a rich history, amazing track record and strong values, this partnership makes us a stronger and more progressive organisation, allowing us to share knowledge and take on bigger and better projects.
Willmott Dixon has very recently been awarded 5th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 (2020) to work for, the Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2020 and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development.