Careers

Job Opportunities

There are opportunities for everyone at Veolia. We have a wide range of positions from drivers to HR people, sales managers to engineers, financial controllers to loaders, lab technicians to landscape gardeners. Whether you want to work with your hands or your head, we’ve got the job that’s just right for you.
Apprenticeship programme
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Whether you're leaving school or looking for a new opportunity and considering your next step, Veolia's technical and non-technical apprenticeship programmes could be the ideal choice for you.
 

You'll develop skills and gain a qualification, plus you'll earn a wage and have the prospect of a career with a world-class company. 

Apprenticeships with Veolia are real jobs with training where you can gain a qualification as well as valuable workplace skills and experience. Our apprentices take part in on-and-off-the-job training and development activities and take on real work challenges so that they can develop and contribute positively to the organisation and communities in which we work.
  
 
Operational Roles
Operational Roles

If you like to roll your sleeves up and get stuck in, we’ve got a great range of hands-on roles that are paid by the hour.

We offer a range of hands-on roles, from drivers and machine operatives to loaders, street sweepers, supervisors and landscape gardeners.

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Management and Support
Management and support

At Veolia we’re always keen to hear from talented professionals. We have a wide range of career opportunities across our diverse business, from operational managers to office administrators, sales and marketing roles to technical engineers.

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Graduate Development Programme
Graduates

Looking for a company that will help you work your way to the top? Our Graduate Development Programme is an exciting opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge you’ll need to progress to a senior role or long-term career at Veolia.

Our 2-year programme will provide you with a mixture of on-the-job and off-the-job training. You’ll need to complete a series of modules that will familiarise you with the different areas of our business and give you a great foundation in general management.

Our Resourcing Manager and Learning and Development Manager will be on hand to help you and review your performance as you progress throughout the programme.

Graduates who complete our training programme can look forward to becoming the environmental professionals that will make our business a success in the future.

Anthony Thomas who completed our graduate scheme at Veolia has recently won the Engineer of the Year award, find out more about Anthony's award here.
 
Graduate Finance Scheme
Customer Billing

The Veolia Graduate Finance Scheme provides the opportunity to build a finance career within a globally recognised organisation. 
 

The package offers a fully funded programme, with participants achieving chartered status as well as benefiting from practical experience. A three-year rotational scheme provides the necessary support and development to complete your chosen qualification. 

The scheme also offers a supplementary training package provided by Veolia’s dedicated training centre - Campus Veolia - designed to provide the necessary management skills to help individuals advance throughout the organisation. Veolia are accredited by CIMA and ACCA and work closely with our training provider BPP to deliver structured study.

As a participant on our Graduate Finance Scheme, you will attend graduate scheme days which will allow you to socialise with other candidates; visit different Veolia facilities and offices, and benefit from guest speakers from around the business.

As a fully qualified valued member of the finance team you will be presented with many opportunities to integrate with the wider organisation through our many project teams, conferences, working groups and strategic initiatives.

Continued professional development sessions, and both external and internal training courses will ensure you stay up to date with the latest changes in accounting policy. While Veolia’s global operations enable opportunities within our different divisions around the world. 

Application process:
  • The Application process takes place on an annual basis and is open between April and May. Both internal and external candidates can apply by submission of a CV.
  • Candidates are shortlisted, with successful individuals invited to complete an online aptitude test.
  • The candidates successful from this stage will be invited to attend an assessment day in June, which will include interviews, a short 10 minute presentation and group activities.
  • On completing the assessment day, successful candidates will be selected based on a combined score.
  • Successful candidates will be expected to start in August.
The benefits:
  • The opportunity to gain a finance career within a globally recognised organisation that is innovative and energetic.
  • Veolia will fund the courses, exams and membership fees for your chosen qualification.
  • Generous study leave and support is provided throughout, which can be used for courses or home study.
  • Competitive structured salary packages with pay awards linked to exam success.
  • Dedicated mentors who have been through the process and help to provide you with regular support and guidance throughout your time on the scheme.
  • There is a feeling of group community and a support network from both other scheme members and the scheme committee.