Access to Astins Graduate Scheme

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£24,000 per annum plus benefits
South East, Nationwide, Crawley
Apply by:
15th December 2018
Start date:
Job type:
Graduate job

Voted in the top 10 sub-contractors to work for at the 2017 and 2018 Construction Enquirer Awards, Astins is one of the largest drywall and ceiling specialist contractors in the UK – with a workforce of over 800 and a turnover in excess of £50m. We offer a bespoke internal fit-out service for main contractors, owner clients and architects in the UK and internationally. Our success is based on our values and dedication to providing the very highest standards of quality and delivery, always aiming to exceed client expectations. At Astins personal development is key. We aim to support and develop our business through our people, transforming the lives of all those that work for us.

The Access to Astins graduate scheme is seeking dynamic, passionate and talented graduates who have a strong desire to develop their career in the construction industry. This programme will give individuals the opportunity to build an exciting long-term career with Astins, while experiencing different areas of our fast-paced business.

This scheme will offer successful candidates the opportunity to experience four 6 month placements in key areas of our business. The overall graduate scheme will last two years. The departments you may work in could include Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, Estimating and Design.

During your time in each department you will be developed to provide you with a wide range of transferable experiences and skills. You will work closely with an Astins Mentor who will supervise your work and share their industry knowledge. While working in each department you will receive training about Astins, drylining as a specialism, specific skills training as well as general industry training.

As you progress through the programme you will, together with your Astins Mentor, identify which area of the business you wish to develop your long-term career. The goal of the programme is to enable successful candidates to have an overview of Astins as a business and to build a career with us based on an all-round knowledge of our organisation.

The majority of the work will be based at our Head Office in Crawley, West Sussex (near Gatwick Airport) but candidates will also be required to work on site at any of our UK projects.

To apply please visit click the apply now button and submit your CV and covering letter, including where you have seen this opportunity advertised.

Should you have any further questions please contact us at or call 0845 260 9401.

Closing date for applications: 31 December 2018.
Salary: c. £24,000 per annum plus benefits

• Pension contribution (in line with auto-enrolment guidelines)
• Private medical care (upon completing probation)
• 25 days annual leave (plus half day off for your birthday)
• Flexible Benefits Platform, with access to shopping discounts, cash back and salary sacrifice schemes
• Annual Bonus Scheme

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