Colas – Virtual Work Experience

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In this Colas programme, you’ll delve into design, engineering, construction, project management, and much more. You’ll also cover sustainability and social value, as well as their ‘back office’ roles in HR, Legal and Finance. Throughout, you’ll deepen your learning with quizzes, activities and webinars with professionals. On top of this, you’ll hear about employment opportunities at Colas and prepare for your next steps in the working world.

As previously mentioned, this work experience programme will leave no stone unturned, covering a complete range of careers available at Colas from engineering and construction to HR and Finance.

From understanding more about what each of these careers look like, to developing the necessary skills to kickstart your career, you can expect to learn from a whole range of crucial topics, that you’ll need for your career.

What’s involved

  • Live workshops with employers – You’ll meet professionals in live workshops and be able to ask them questions.
  • Work and assignments – You’ll complete activities and work assignments to develop skills and knowledge.
  • Fits into your schedule – Complete all work and assignments at times that are suitable to you.


This programme will take place between July 26th and August 6th. The application deadline is midnight on July 21st and all applicants can expect to hear back on the evening of July 22nd. Students aged between 14 and 18 are eligible to apply.