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For those looking for a career beyond military life we offer tailored support and training

Find your perfect role at Mitie.

Mitie is the UK’s leading facilities management and professional services company, with customers across both public and private sector organisations. We help our clients run more efficient and effective businesses by looking after their facilities, their energy needs and their people.

We are passionate about hiring the right people into Mitie, here at Mitie we hire the exceptional everyday. We employ a large number of Armed Forces veterans and reservists across our business. Explore some of their stories, in their own words how they began a successful second career at Mitie.

People are at the heart of our business, we are focused on motivating, training, retaining and developing the best talent by empowering them to deliver exceptional services for our customers every day.

Mitie are proud to work with the MOD to support members of the Armed Forces seeking employment in facilities management. That’s why we offer tailored support and training for those looking for a career beyond military life. Mitie has been recognised for its dedication in supporting the Armed Forces community by being named as a Silver Award holder on the government's Defence Employer Recognition Scheme. The Award is made to businesses which are leading the way in supporting the UK armed forces community and have values that are aligned with the Armed Forces Covenant.

If you have the talent and the passion, we have the opportunities. It’s as simple as that. With over 49,000 people, 100+ office locations, and thousands of customers across the country, there’s no limit to what you can achieve if you work for us.

Why choose Mitie?

Armed Forces friendly: You’ll be in good company, as we’ve pledged through the Armed Forces Covenant to support the employment of veterans and make the transition out of military life easier.

Countrywide: You’ll be working for a proudly British company that employs 52,500 people across the UK: We have a presence across the UK with key offices in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol and Glasgow.

Employment opportunities: You’ll benefit from progressive career development in exciting roles across our engineering, security, catering, cleaning, energy, property management or business functions. The latter includes business development, human resources, compliance (health and safety, quality, environment and security), IT and systems, finance, commercial, legal, procurement, media and communications.

People first: You’re in safe hands, because we’re recognised as a UK Top Employer 2019 for providing the very best working environment for our people. We’re also number 17 in the Inclusive Top 50 UK employers list - the definitive list of UK-based organisations that promote inclusion across all protected characteristics throughout their organisation - and is recognition that our diversity really does make us stronger.

Household names: You could work with some of our major clients like Heathrow, the Home Office, Redbull Racing, Sellafield, Thales, or Vodafone to name a few.

Watch our veterans tell their own stories

Why consider a second career in Facilities Management?

Transferable skills: You can thrive in the industry thanks to your operational, teamwork, people, leadership, problem solving, decision making, project management, logistics and organisational skills.

Diverse roles: You can choose from a diverse range of roles across all grades, skills and experience levels, offering a challenging, satisfying and rewarding second career.

On your doorstep: You can work locally, as organisations of all shapes and sizes across the country need facilities management.

Competitive: You can enjoy a competitive salary and benefits. These include a pension scheme, share schemes, and more. We also run the Mitie Stars award scheme, designed to recognise and reward employees who excel in their positions.

A growing industry: You’ll be entering a growth industry, with facilities management in the UK estimated to be worth £21bn by 2020.


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Your next step

If you would like to become one of our veteran success stories, why not explore the range of roles we currently have available, please click here. Or if you’d like to ask our recruitment team a question, please call 0116 2615017 or email: TheTalentHub@mitie.com