UWP has an active transformation strategy resting on four integrated pillars:
• Transforming the demographics of the company from ownership through management to all staff;
• Instilling a progressive company culture;
• Acting as a leader in corporate citizenship by promoting and supporting programmes and projects that enhance the quality of life of poorer communities;
• An active and effective preferential procurement policy that includes selecting and supporting black empowered enterprises as partners and service providers;
UWP has made significant strides in all these spheres and is currently a Level 1 Contributor in terms of the DTI Generic Scorecard and attracts 135% B-BBEE recognition. Read more…
UWP Consulting is committed to investing in the education and development of South Africa’s youth in fields of study associated with the competencies required by the company. In this regard UWP offers bursaries, paid vacation work and experiential training, graduate employment and a structured mentoring programme, known as the Blueprint Programme, to assist young graduates with professional registration.
South African citizens who are pursuing BSc (Eng), BEng, BTech or post graduate studies in civil engineering at a recognised South African university or Technikon are eligible for bursaries. Undergraduate students must have successfully completed all first year subjects. Preference will be given to students from previously disadvantaged backgrounds. Read more…