Closed: VWEX Green Skills Week - Building a Sustainable Future

BAM Construction

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Curated by BAM Construct UK

Have you ever wondered about the challenges of creating a sustainable building?

If you think construction isn’t an industry for you, think again, there is a wide range of roles that have an impact on sustainability.

We will introduce you to a variety of careers which suit a diverse set of skills, knowledge and talents which we know YOU have!

Aged 14 – 19? Discover the behind the scenes world of a large construction company. Meet professionals from a range of careers and learn about what their roles entail and how sustainability plays a part.

The programme covers 8 careers which are:

1. Design

2. Engineering

3. Estimating and Quantity Surveying

4. Facilities Management

5. Marketing and Communications

6. Planning

7. Site Management

8. Sustainability

Skills/ experiences you will gain:

- Problem Solving

- Time management

- Communication – written and verbal

- Employability skills


- Real life maths

Great for students who are:

- Willing to learn

- Enthusiastic

- Adaptable

- A good team player

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Decision Making
Understanding how a business operates
Communication Skills
Problem solving
Professional Etiquette
Time management

Great For Students Who Are:

Able to learn quickly
Capable with numbers
Willing to learn
Interested in problem solving

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
Name one way you are protecting the environment?