Construction

Willmott Dixon Building Lives

  • New Addington
  • Willmott Dixon Construction

THE COMPANY

Willmott Dixon is a privately-owned contracting and interior fit-out group. Chief executive Rick Willmott is the fifth generation to lead our business, which was ranked the 42nd largest private company in the UK by the 2017 Sunday Times Top Track list. We are behind important projects like a new home for the Met Office supercomputer, fit-out of the Design Museum and restoring Alexandra Palace to its former glory. Our passion is to create spectacular outcomes for our customers in the knowledge that our projects have a huge beneficial impact for the UK's economic growth and prosperity.

 

Being a large company means we can create a huge and lasting positive impact on our society. This is not only done through what we build and maintain; it’s achieved through the fantastic efforts of our people who make a major contribution to enhancing their local communities.Each year we invest £2.5 million to improving the wellbeing of local communities, and this was recognised in 2017 by the Sunday Times which awarded us its top Giving Something Back award.

 

The core beliefs that support everything we do:

  • Ethical - our people and operations meet the highest standards of conduct
  • Sustainable - being a carbon neutral business is just one way we make sure our work supports the environment we all share
  • Excellence - our culture, training and ethos is about making sure we have the best people in the industry to work with our clients
  • Contributing - we want to make society a better place for all, and that includes investing over £2 million a year in community projects
  • Quality - we are vigorous and determined that the output of our work is the highest standard available anywhere

Wilmott Dixon is happy to offer this exciting opportunity for young people looking to begin their career in the construction industry. This free course in New Addington will give you all the skills you need to start working in construction as well as crucial workplace experience, needed for working in a professional environment.

 

WHAT THE COURSE WILL COVER

 

These qualifications have been handpicked to get you job ready in the shortest possible amount of time.

  • LEVEL 1 CONSTRUCTION OPERATIONS
  • PRACTICAL SKILLS TRAINING
  • FREE CSCS TEST AND CARD
  • LEVEL 1 HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK
  • EMPLOYABILITY SKILLS

Willmott Dixon is looking for keen new people to join their work force for upcoming projects in the local area. Additionally, Croydon Works have a number of training, employment and apprenticeship opportunities, for dedicated candidates who are looking to achieve long-term career goals. We offer comprehensive Information, Advice and Guidance to help you explore local services that may aid your transition into employment and/or ongoing education.

 

After the training, successful candidates will be offered work experience with Willmott Dixon and their supply chain partners. They will have the opportunity to gain real experience of working on site alongside professionals.

 

To join the course please complete the form below or to find out more contact Daniel Daley on Daniel.Daley@Croydon.gov.uk or text 07902343779.

 

 

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