Civil Engineering VWEX: Belfast Transport Hub Enabling Works

GRAHAM

Available Between
4
Aug
2021
4
Aug
2021

The Belfast Transport Hub (BTH) is a multi-million pound public transport regeneration project and represents one of the largest single investments by the Department for Infrastructure in Northern Ireland.

GRAHAM, specialists in delivering award-winning construction & engineering projects across UK& Ireland, has been delivering first stage site preparation works since 2020. These early works will ensure that the site is ready for the main-phase build.

This interactive VWEX workshop will offer students the unique opportunity to:

· Take a guided virtual tour of the essential civil engineering works being delivered at the Enabling Works stage of this prestigious flagship project.

· Interact with different members of the BTH site team about their roles, and the realities of their work.

· Receive guidance on the different pathways and routes into employment with GRAHAM

· Enhance CV and interview skills through learning first-hand what industry professionals look for in potential candidates

This workshop will be of interest to students living in Belfast/Northern Ireland. However, students from other geographical areas with an interest in civil engineering are also welcome to apply.

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Understanding how the organisation operates
Career Development Workshop
CV Workshop
Understanding more about the sector
Communication Skills
Interpersonal skills
Interview skills
Meeting senior executives
Team work
CV Writing

Great For Students Who Are:

Team Player
Hard Working
Ambitious
Interested in learning industry basics
Responsible
Polite
Inquisitive
Willing to learn
Professional
Keen to try new things
Enthusiastic

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
GRAHAM is committed to being an `Employer of Choice.` What 3 things would you look for in a future employer?

2
What aspect(s) of construction and/or engineering do you find the most interesting, and why?

3
What do you hope to gain from this VWEX opportunity?