2016 applications are now closed

Skanska, a leading construction company and developer, is partnering with Women Returners to welcome talented professionals, both male and female, who have taken a voluntary career break of two years or more to join them for a 12 week paid Return-to-Work Programme. The programme is based in London and surrounding areas and in Cambridgeshire and will start on 26 September 2016, with the view to roles becoming permanent at the end of the period. Skanska are happy to consider candidates on a full time or part time basis throughout the programme duration and once the positions become permanent. The application deadline is Friday 24 June.

About Skanska

Skanska is an inclusive and responsible business that is helping to build a better society. Known for major projects like The Gherkin and Crossrail, they are creating, upgrading and maintaining the country’s buildings and infrastructure. Drawing on their Scandinavian heritage, they are green, innovative and progressive. They bring together people and technology, helping to make their industry safer and more collaborative.

About the Return-to-Work Programme

You will placed in projects or departments where your skills and experience will be highly valued and utilised. To support you through the transition, you will receive coaching workshops from Women Returners, mentoring from a  Skanska colleague and a comprehensive induction process.

For engineering, operations and commercial roles there are opportunities across London and surrounding areas and in Cambridgeshire. For enabling roles, opportunities are based in Maple Cross, Hertfordshire. These include:

 In engineering:

In operations:

In commercial:

In the enabling functions (Maple Cross based):

A career with Skanska means you’ll have the freedom to develop your skills and leave your mark on the communities in which you work. Their competitive benefits package will help to enhance your life outside work, too.

To apply

For more information and to apply see: Skanska Return-to-Work Programme

Applications Closed

Please contact the Skanska recruitment team at recruitment@skanska.co.uk if you have any queries.


Help Skanska build for a better society: skanska.co.uk/careers