Skanska Ex-Forces Career Opportunities

  • UK

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Leading construction company and developer, is an inclusive and responsible business that is helping to build for a better society.

Skanska welcomes people with a military background. They will support your transition to civilian life, while helping you to build a structured career path.

Having signed up to the Armed Forces Covenant, Skanska has been actively working with the military and its related charities, such as the Career Transition Partnership (CTP), to help individuals who have left the forces find a career that allows them apply the knowledge, skills and experience gained in the military, to the construction industry. Their work in this area was recognised by the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme in 2017 where Skanska received a gold award.

They welcome applications from ex-servicemen and ex-servicewomen and other former military personnel, offering tailored support where needed as part of the transition to a new working environment. They make a positive difference to society. With their broad range of roles and your skills and experience, you can too.

They have a range of vacancies, however if you don’t see anything suitable, please register your interest and they will match your experience with suitable opportunities.
Their core disciplines include:
  • Section engineers
  • Engineering managers
  • Commercial managers
  • Quantity surveyors
  • Estimators
  • Planners
  • BIM specialists
  • Design managers 
Construction/Project management
  • Project manager/directors
  • Site agents
A career with them means you’ll have the freedom to develop your skills and leave your mark on the communities in which they work.
They thrive through embracing differences, whether they be social backgrounds, ethnicity, disability, gender, age, religion, sexuality and any other protected characteristic – they know that diversity opens a rich potential for new ways of thinking, helping them to build successful and winning teams. They call it Naturally Skanska.