Company Overview

Creating better places is our purpose and our passion. Our team of 19,000 works across four continents – making us a leading supplier of consulting and infrastructure support services both in the UK and internationally. We’ve been in business for nearly 100 years.  We’re proud of our long history and the difference we make; serving the communities we work in, whatever the weather and whatever the challenge. 

We create safer, smarter, and sustainable places to live, work and travel.  By designing, building, maintaining and investing in our country’s services and infrastructure we make a difference including engineering, facilities management, utilities, transport, environmental services, defence and justice.

We know these are the services that matter – the ones you rely on at home and on the move. That makes us the faces behind the services you use every day – together, we’re helping to create better places to live, work and travel. You’re one of 64 million people who’s used a service we support today. You might have had a hot shower;Taken a train or driven to work; Had your rubbish collected; Enjoyed tidier streets or benefited from cleaner schools and social housing. By keeping these services running smoothly – the ones that really matter – our team of 19,000 helps create better places to live, work and travel. We call this our ‘Better Places’ goal.

We’re supplying important utilities like water, gas and electricity to your homes. We’re making journeys better by maintaining roads, railways and airports. We’re keeping facilities running smoothly, and improving social housing and schools. We’re keeping environments clean by improving sustainable waste management. And we’re supporting the country’s defence and justice services.

And it’s not just people in the UK we’re helping. Our work throughout the US, Middle East and Australia means people around the world are benefiting from what we do. Because we’re owned by Ferrovial – a global infrastructure and services group – we’re growing on an international scale. 

Working with us

We make a difference every day for millions of people across the UK - and that's thanks to the passion and drive of our team. Our success is your success so we're as ambitious for our team as we are for our business.

Don't just take our word for it.  Our team has great things to say about the benefits of working with us. From launching your career and ongoing support to flexible working, read real stories from real people. Click on the personal stories below to find out more.

Team Challenge Day

Mike Frazer Interview

Simran Sohal Interview

Working for Amey

Career development opportunities

Our people are our driving force and we support them at every stage of their career. You decide how far you want to go and we’ll make sure you get the support, guidance and tools to get you there.We are an ambitious team and we work hard to succeed both as individuals and as a business. We’ll ask you to help us improve and innovate and in return we’ll help you develop and grow. So your success becomes our success.

We’re proud to be the only business in our industry to be awarded both Gold and Champion Investors in People (IiP) status. This puts us in the top 1% of the IiP ‘community’.

We provide everything you need to grow – professionally and personally. We call this commitment our ‘People Promise’

Training and opportunities for learning include: business and technical skills courses, leadership development and access to more than 100 online courses.

We also offer a number of different opportunities to build a career with us, including early talent opportunities consisting of Apprenticeships, Graduates and Placement opportunities.

Apprentices at Amey

Our apprentices work across every area of our diverse organisation. From Electricians to Customer Service Assistants, Highways Operatives to Rail Engineers, there is an apprenticeship for everyone –more information can be found here. 

Graduates at Amey

Our two-year Graduate Development Programme starts you on a journey to develop your career in a challenging, dynamic and supportive work environment. We’ll give you a real role from day one, so you’ll get invaluable experience and exposure working on varied and exciting projects for a large, diverse and ambitious organisation - more information can be found here.

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