Inspiring stories from ex-Forces personnel who, using the BuildForce programme,
completed a work placement in the Construction Industry.

“I’d always wanted to be in the forces and the parachute regiment appealed to me because of the scale of the challenge. The industry wasn’t good and this was the perfect moment to move.”

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Daniel Sherlock

Work Experience, Morgan Sindall

“A good experience and an eye opener into the construction industry and particularly as my week was focused on safety advisors duties. I will now never walk past any unsafe situation, I would now try to offer advice to help others from getting into danger.”

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Owolabi (Labi) Dominic

Health & Safety, Murphy Construction

“My final advice; if you are thinking about joining construction regardless of which area of expertise, contact BuildForce who will support you; you have nothing to lose and maybe a lot to gain.”

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Daniel Hamil

Work Placement, Morgan Sindall

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