Early careers

Early careers

We are looking for the next generation of infrastructure experts – we think this could be you!

Do you want to thrive in an industry that is building the future? Will you help shape the world we live in? Can your ideas and skills transform our business?

Join our experts as they create the structures and systems that we rely on every day - from transforming stadiums and protecting our coastlines to powering homes, connecting communities and reshaping our rail networks.

Together, we will develop your abilities and expertise to the highest level so you can make your mark from day one of your career at Balfour Beatty. Whether you are a school leaver, student, undergraduate or graduate, we have lots of opportunities for you to join our business at different stages of your education, allowing you to build a bright future with us.

The 5% Club

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As members of The 5% Club, we're dedicated to developing the next generation. We have committed to ensuring 5% of our workforce is made up of apprentices, sponsored students and graduates on formalised training schemes. 

Find out more here.

We've also been recognised by several leading bodies for our work with apprentices, school leavers and graduates. This includes: