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.
Operational Planning Manager
Kashif ‘s role as an Operatinal Planning Manager sees him working for VolkerRail’s major projects and specialist businesses.
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.
Victoria is part of the work winning team, responsible for writing and producing bids. “VolkerRail is a great, friendly place to work, with plenty of opportunity to develop your career. The team I work in is very cohesive and we collaborate well with other areas of VolkerRail to ensure we are producing top quality tenders.
“I feel valued as an employee and I can directly see how the work I do contributes to the success of the company.”
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.”
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."
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."