• Yorkshire Business Opportunities
  • Willmott Dixon launches myth-busting film to inspire next generation of construction talent

    You may be surprised to learn the many different skills it takes to create a new building, from digital technology experts to passionate environmentalists – we need the best people to help us continue to create the brilliant buildings of the future.


    Willmott Dixon’s Management Trainee scheme was first established in 1979 and continues to be the leading trainee scheme within the construction industry. Many of its current directors and senior managers started as management trainees and have progressed through the nurturing and investment it has made to develop their careers, including CEO Rick Willmott.


    The business has now launched a brand new video, perfect for people of all A levels, HNC, Trades backgrounds, which shines a light on exactly what the construction industry has to offer. You can watch it right here, https://youtu.be/rfdUR0WBSGc


    Could you inspire a family member or friend to explore construction?

    We have one of the most established and successful Management Trainee programmes in the industry as we have been nurturing, developing and fulfilling potential for over 36 years in this way. Some of our most talented Management Trainees now sit on the mainboard and many are now in Senior Managerial roles so this is a structured, fast-track route to managing in one of the most forward-thinking construction and property companies in the UK.

    Every September we take on between 30-40 trainees across our UK offices. These vacancies have just gone live on the Willmott Dixon website and the closing date is the 15th of November, after the video interview stage the assessment centres will be taking place between January and February.


    This is a fantastic opportunity to join Willmott Dixon and gain valuable experience with a highly respected main contractor.

    • 4th Best Company To Work For 2019                 – The Times
    • Top 50 Companies For Women 2019                – The Times
    • 12th Best Company For Graduates 2019           – The Job Crowd

     Want to know more?


    Willmott Dixon welcome all applications: The programme will give you a great foundation; you will get exposure to all areas of our business to develop your understanding of the construction business/industry as a whole not just your chosen discipline. The length of your programme will depend on your entry route, generally between two and five years. All education, training and qualifications will be paid for #EarnWhileYouLearn


    To find our latest Management Trainee Programme vacancies in Yorkshire on the Willmott Dixon simply click here  https://www.willmottdixon.co.uk/careers/


    If you would like more information please contact careers@willmottdixon.co.uk