Careers and employment

 

Art Students Battle it out on Fairfax Street, Coventry

22 Mar 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment, Community involvement

On Tuesday 6th March between the hours of 10:00 and 12:30, 50 Graphic Design and Foundation Diploma in Art and Design students from Coventry University braved the cold streets to take part in a war of the arts. The students worked as teams alongside a professional illustrator to create a themed illustration spanning five of Winvic’s hoarding boards on site at…

Work Experience, Stepping Out on Site

15 Mar 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment, Community involvement, The Winvic Way

Winvic are dedicated to promoting the construction industry and actively look for ways to engage and encourage individuals to consider a career within the industry, not long ago our very own Quantity Surveyor Olivia Radford, took the stage at Nottingham Trent University’s Women in the Built Environment event; where she offered female students practical advice and encouragement to seize a construction…

Your Pride Their Joy: Go Construct asked Winvic employees to bring their parents to work for the day

08 Mar 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment

Go Construct asked Winvic employees Jack Langton (Trainee Estimator), James Miller (Managing Surveyor) and Dan Waterfield (Design Manager) to bring their parents to work for the day, to give them a unique insight into their career in construction. Watch these videos to hear what they had to say about their child’s role in the industry.     We gave parents a unique…

Local Secondary School visits Brackmills Point

23 Feb 2018, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment, Community involvement, Corporate social responsibility, Industrial

On Thursday 22nd February, students from Caroline Chisholm School (CCS) were welcomed at Brackmills Point Phase 2 in Northampton to see behind the scenes at ‘live’ construction site. Project Manager Barry Clarke gave the students a tour of the site, followed by a Q&A session. The students were also given the opportunity to quiz Design Manager, Harry Onslow, Quantity Surveyor, Ed…

Constructors Must Better Facilitate Graduates to Bridge the Brexit Gap, urges Winvic

10 Nov 2017, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Careers and employment

Leading Multidisciplinary Contractor Offers Advice at Women in the Built Environment Event Friday, 10 November 2017 — Assistant Quantity Surveyor, Olivia Radford, last night took the stage at Nottingham Trent University’s Women in the Built Environment event; she offered female students practical advice and encouragement to seize a construction role in the countdown to the skilled workforce shortage that Brexit…

Winvic recognised for its contribution to the economy in Sunday Times Top Track 250

04 Oct 2017, Posted by Heidi Salmons in Awards and accreditations, Careers and employment

Following another year of strong growth, Winvic Construction Ltd ranked 32nd in the Sunday Times Top Track 250 annual league table published this weekend (1st October 2017). Winvic were recognised as the biggest mid-market growth company in the East Midlands out of eight companies in the region who made it into the league table for making a strong contribution to…

Apprentice’s First Step On The Career Ladder With Winvic

18 Aug 2017, Posted by Winvic PR in Careers and employment

A TRAINEE carpenter has taken the first vital step onto the career ladder with Winvic through our involvement in Coventry City Council’s apprentice initiative. Teenager Kane Davey will be working as part of our team on the new Amazon distribution centre which is currently being constructed at Lyons Park in Coventry. We have pledged our support for the Construction Shared…