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Meet our people

Be part of something bigger

At VolkerWessels UK we’re powered by dependable, authentic people. They keep our business thriving, with new ideas, fresh perspectives and world-class skills. In return, they enjoy unrivalled opportunities to challenge, innovate, and grow their careers.

But don’t take our word for it – listen to some of the people who are already part of our ‘can-do’ team.

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Kashif Khan

Operational Planning Manager

Kashif ‘s role as an Operatinal Planning Manager sees him working for VolkerRail’s major projects and specialist businesses. 

Andy Graham

Operations Manager

Andy has been with VolkerRail for 20 years. He joined as an apprentice, was promoted to supervisor and then took on his current role as Operations Manager. 

Christian Richardson

Signalling Designer

Christian has been in the industry for over a decade and urges anyone with a passion for rail, or those wanting a career for life, to look into the sector, as there is a job for everyone.

Chris Hamilton

Chris Hamilton

Lead Estimator

Chris is lead estimator within the work winning team and works on a variety of tenders. He says: “Since joining VolkerRail I have been given the opportunity to work on a wide spectrum of submissions. The team I work with here are very knowledgeable, helpful and great to work with.”

Chloe Bott

Cloe Bott

OLE Engineering Apprentice

Cloe joined as an engineering apprentice specialising in overhead line electrification. She says: "VolkerRail support me, and always encourage my development and push me to train in as many areas as I can. If I had to give advice to anybody considering applying for VolkerRail’s apprenticeships, I would tell them to just go for it."

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Noemie Powell

Civil Engineering Graduate

Noemie joined VolkerRail in a graduate role after completing a master’s degree in civil and structural engineering. She says: "I have always been interested in the construction industry and working at VolkerRail allows me to experience both design and construction. I have found that everyone in my team is willing to share their knowledge and help me learn. My managers have been very supportive, giving me lots of independence and responsibility. I feel valued at VolkerRail and I really enjoy the work I do."