Daniel Whitehead – Case Study


Tell us about you and your job role: 

I am a Laboratory Technician at Balfour Beatty, my job is to carry out testing on materials used in major projects.

What were you doing before you started the apprenticeship? 

Before I started at Balfour Beatty I was a carpenter with an independent company.

Who inspired you to start the apprenticeship?

A friends step dad that works for Balfour Beatty and told me about the job role and told me to apply for it.

What are your future plans? 

I want to finish my apprenticeship and then see what happens after that.

What do you enjoy about the apprenticeship?

I really like the people I work with.

What advice would you give to other people thinking about starting an apprenticeship? 

Go for it, throw yourself in it as much as possible.