Balfour Beatty

  • Construction


With some careers, you know exactly what to expect. That’s not the case with an apprenticeship at Balfour Beatty. With us, you get the chance to reshape our world.

We go beyond the build to ensure real value in everything we do – from creating national infrastructure to major services at the heart of everyday life. We always ensure our work has a positive impact on the environment and the communities we work in.

As one of our apprentices, you could be part it all. Working in our world-leading infrastructure business, you’ll add your skills and ideas to the challenge of building better towns, cities and communities for the future. In return, you’ll receive a competitive salary, recognised qualifications and excellent training. There’ll be real responsibility too – working on projects that make a difference. The potential is endless and includes opportunities in:

- Engineering

- Construction management

- Commercial

- Project controls

- Business administration

- IT

- Highways maintenance

And much more…

School leaver opportunities

We are looking for the next generation of infrastructure experts to deliver our iconic projects.

Through our range of apprenticeships and graduate schemes, we offer outstanding opportunities for career development.


We offer:

  • Intermediate, Higher and Advanced apprenticeships. We have opportunities in electrical and mechanical engineering, plumbing, maintenance operations, street lighting, highways maintenance and construction operations. You can also earn while you learn with our Professional Apprenticeship scheme.
  • Business apprenticeships in finance, procurement, human resources, information technology, business administration and health and safety.

You can gain a degree and become a Chartered Surveyor, Construction Manager, Incorporated Engineer or Architectural Technologist with our Degree Apprenticeship programme.


Salary & benefits

We offer a competitive salary and a flexible benefits package. Your professional institution fees and training will be covered.

For more information about what you can expect as a Balfour Beatty Apprentice and what’s involved in the scheme visit the website and view the profiles of our current apprentices across the Group.

Should you require any additional support with your application, please contact

Closing Date – applications are open until 29th April 2018, however we reserve the right to remove adverts should the roles be filled before this date.

Applicants are therefore encouraged to apply as early as possible as CVs will be reviewed and candidates selected on a rolling recruitment basis.

Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunities employer and has been accredited with the Positive About Disabled People (“Two Ticks”) symbol and we are a member of Stonewall’s Diversity Champions programme.




Requirements vary across Balfour Beatty’s different programmes. To find out the entry requirement for individual schemes, just take a look at any of the vacancies advertised or contact our emerging talent team on:


Applications can be made on our website:

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