Careers in Construction - NI, Scotland, East, North East, South East & London (9.30am-1.00pm Daily)

Farrans Construction

Available Between
16
Nov
2021
18
Nov
2021

Are you interested in a career in construction? Unsure of the many roles available and would like to speak to those who work in the industry? Farrans Construction has just the opportunity for you!

We are hosting a virtual work experience programme, providing insight to all sides of the business from working on the ground to behind the scenes. This gives you the opportunity to network with professionals and perhaps uncover a career you never thought of beforehand.

This programme consists of 6 interactive workshops including videos, polls and real-life scenarios allowing you to develop a diverse set of skills transferrable to all industries and sectors.

Topic areas we will look at include;

•Careers in construction

•Health and safety

•Communication

•Sustainability

•Commercial

•Employability

This programme will act as a CV skills builder and help develop a professional CV that will appeal to future employers!

Placement Notes

Priority will be given to students from schools in the following areas / postcodes where the host employer is currently working on key projects: 1.Aberdeen 2.Edinburgh 3.Leeds 4.Luton 5.Lowestoft 6.Great Yarmouth 7.Stevenage 8.Bedfordshire 9.Nottingham 10.Southwark 11.Barnet 12.Lambeth 13.Camden 14.Coventry 15.Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon 16.Belfast 17.Wider NI

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Understanding how the organisation operates
Career Development Workshop
Understanding more about the sector
Understanding how a business operates
Communication Skills
Interpersonal skills
Team work
CV Writing
Project work

Great For Students Who Are:

Team Player
Hard Working
Ambitious
Interested in learning industry basics
Responsible
Able to learn quickly
Determined
Sociable
Willing to learn
Professional
Enthusiastic

Candidate Questions

Below are a number of questions which you will need to answer to apply for this opportunity.
1
What would you like to gain from this work experience programme?

2
What do you already know about our organisation?

3
Which of your skills would you like to improve?