Are you 15-18 years old and interested in developing your employability skills?

Would you like to gain work experience in the Construction or Rail industry?

Do you have the poTENtial? Do you refuse to be beaTEN? Can you grab our atTENtion?

In December 2020, we are giving ten young adults across Hartlepool, the chance to join the business on a week-long business masterclass.

We have also spoken to members of #TeamStory and pulled together their career top tips and created free online business skills courses such as decision making and communication essentials to prepare you for your next steps in your education or career.

One of Ten: Work Experience

About the One of Ten programme

The One of Ten work experience, developed collaboratively between Story Contracting & Mott MacDonald, will help you take your first step towards an inspiring career; gaining an insight into two leading national businesses, a first-hand experience of civil engineering projects in your hometown, experience for your CV and a reference for future job applications. You will also receive a £50 Amazon voucher at the end of the programme.


One of Ten: Work Experience

Virtual Meetings

Story Contracting and Mott Macdonald have joined forces to offer a new type of work experience in 2020. The programme will include virtually meeting members of Story  and Mott, work experience with various teams across the two businesses, and a visit to an operational work site.

One of Ten: Work Experience


To apply, submit your CV and a cover letter explaining why you should be chosen as one of the ten successful candidates. The chosen applicants will then move to the next stage and be interviewed for a place on the programme by members of Story Contracting. Applications are open from Friday 13th until Monday 23rd Novermber.

Apply now
Dan Jones – One of Ten

Story Contracting and Mott MacDonald want to make sure our investment in the next generation can continue even during these challenging times, so we have created this new concept to allow local students in Hartlepool see first-hand what a career in Civil Engineering and the Rail industry could look like."

Dan Jones

Contracts Manager, Story Contracting

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