Closed: Green Skills in the Construction and Engineering Industry - Green Skills Week 2021
Would you like to know more about what the Construction and Engineering Industry is doing to be more “Green”, our plans for the future and how we’ve made big strides and even bigger commitments to the UK’s Global Net-Zero Carbon aims by 2050?
Skanska UK and Network Rail are leading international Construction and Railway
Experts in the industry and would like to share what they’ve learnt and
continue to learn over the decades of experience of delivering successful
Infrastructure Projects (IP) central is the national infrastructure
delivery division within Skanska UK, we work with Network Rail and are
responsible for all major infrastructure delivery works. This means that we
make sure everything is ready for HS2 trains to be built and run from Euston
Station in London all the way to Birmingham.
Social and Environmental Sustainability is at the
core of what we do and at every stage within our all our projects.
This is an opportunity to spend a week with our Environmental team,
learning all about what we do to be environmentally sustainable, the new and interesting
ways we’re reducing our carbon footprint from zero-carbon buildings to
interesting green materials.
There will be both presentations, webinars and guest speakers during the
week and you will constantly be learning through tasks and activities that
An introduction to Skanska UK, Infrastructure Project Central and
Network Rail and the impact that the construction industry has on the environment
Sustainable design and green
materials like cement you can see through and paint that charges phones!
A day in the life of the individuals that keep this work moving
We look forward to Virtually meeting you!
Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:
Understanding more about the sector
Great For Students Who Are:
Interested in learning industry basics
Willing to learn
Keen to try new things
Interested in problem solving
Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
Passion: What cause(s) are you are passionate about? Please also explain why.
What would you consider a ‘great day’ at work?
Entrepreneur: If you could go back in time and be the person who invented something we use today, what would it have been and why?