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Balfour Beatty Overview

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London, England (UK)
10000+ employees
1909
Company - Public (BBY)
Construction, Repair & Maintenance
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Carillion, Skanska, Amey
Balfour Beatty is a leading international infrastructure group. We finance, develop, build and maintain the vital infrastructure that we all depend on.
With more than 100 years of experience in delivering highly complex infrastructure projects, we know how to operate ... Read more

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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Balfour Beatty full-time

    Pros

    Great company. Value work/life balance, provide opportunities for rapid advancement if you are deserving.

    Cons

    Under performers hang on longer than they should.

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Balfour Beatty Interviews

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    Resident Specialist Interview

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Balfour Beatty.

    Interview

    Search for position on website and apply online. Have initial Interview with property manager. If called back, Have a follow up interview with regional/corporate employee. Complete drug test and background check. Overall, fairly easy interview process with the proper checks and balances.

    Interview Questions

    • How will your previous work experience help you in this role.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There really wasn't anything to negotiate.

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Company Updates

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    Building Bridges to Prosperity

    Our experts joined the charity Bridges to Prosperity to build a 48 metre suspension bridge in Rwanda. Working in challenging conditions, we replaced the existing, unsafe structure with a sturdy, permanent bridge to connect the community. With subtitles. #expertengineers

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Balfour Beatty Awards & Accolades

  • Britain's Top 100 Graduate Employers, The Sunday Times (UK), 2012

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