Wates Management Trainee Programme

London (Central), London (Greater)
06 Sep 2016
05 Dec 2016

We are looking for motivated individuals with a passion for learning and a keen interest in the construction industry to join our business!

Our early careers programmes are designed to provide you with the right knowledge, skills and experience to develop your career in construction, at Wates.

If you are passionate about developing your career in construction and are driven to succeed, we want to hear from you!

Do you want to be a part of one of the UK’s biggest and most diverse industries employing over 3 million people?

Would you like to join an award-winning company that is dedicated to making a difference to local communities and protecting the environment?

Are you looking for a structured development programme that will support you in achieving your professional chartered status?

The Wates Management Trainee programme offers you an opportunity to build your skills, knowledge and experience within the construction industry. Our 2-3 year Graduate programme is designed to provide you with the exposure and development to kick start your career. It combines in-house training with on the job experience and responsibility from day one, plus support in achieving your professional chartered status.

We value individuals from a wide range of backgrounds and unlike some of our competitors we are not expecting you to have a previous construction experience. Our unique culture celebrates people and we believe individuals from different backgrounds would bring versatile skills to our business.

Wates Group is a family-owned construction services company, whose values, long term vision and financial independence have enabled us to thrive. Expanding our service offering with an aim to exceed our turnover to over £2bn by 2020.  Wates have been involved in a diverse range of high-profile projects, clients include Debenhams, Haribo, British Land and The Royal Mail.

Our 2017 Programme includes opportunities in the following business areas:                       

  • Quantity Surveying
  • Production
  • Developments
  • Planning
  • Estimating
  • IT
  • Building Services Engineering
  • Engineering

At Wates, we look for driven and forward-looking individuals who share our passion for the built environment

We welcome graduate  application from any discipline (2:1 and above) and a minimum of a grade B in Maths and English GCSE (or equivalent)

Undergraduates looking to gain a year’s experience in the industry need to be on track to achieve a 2:1 in their construction related degree and have a minimum B in Maths and English GCSE (or equivalent)

Please note: we are holding Assessment Centres from the beginning of November, please apply as soon as possible.

START DATE: September 2017