Delivery Agent

  • Job Reference: 212917
  • Date Posted: 15 July 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Norwich, Norfolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Project Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Delivery Agent
Location: This role covers the East of our region so can be based at either Norwich, Ipswich or Kings Lynn
Business area: Kier Utilities- Anglian Water Alliance
Contract: Permanent- Full time


Make the journey. Leave a legacy.


Working in Partnership with Anglian Water, Kier Utilities are not just your typical water contracting company. Just take a look at how we relate to Anglian Water's Love Every Drop strategy that underpins everything that we do, and you'll start to get a feel for our culture. We are looking for Delivery Agents to join us on our IMR programmes.


About the role


As Delivery Agent you will be taking ownership for the project management of allocated schemes from design through to completion. You will work closely with the engineers to ensure safe and effective delivery, be an expert in managing contractors' procedures and work closely with delivery resources to oversee the design of the scheme. Visiting site to undertake surveys will be a key part of the role as well as ensuring Health & Safety is adhered too at all times.


What do we need from you?


To be successful in the role, you will hold experience within a similar role within the construction/ utility sector, along with the following qualifications of EUSR Water Hygiene, NRSWA Supervisor, SMSTS or equivalent, Cat & Genny certification, Deep Excavation, Temporary Work Training and formal CDM Training. You will also hold experience of working in accordance with the Traffic Management Act.


Due to the nature of the role you will also need to hold a Full UK Driving Licence.


What will you receive?


You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car or allowance, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave + bank holidays (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday) together with two employee Share Scheme options (Sharesave and Share Incentive Plan).


Pre-employment checks


It's worth remembering that if you are successful, we'll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment.


Make the journey. Leave a legacy.


Being part of Kier means living our values of being Collaborative, Trusted and Focused. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.


Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all of our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. If you'd like to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion at Kier, you can contact the team by emailing InclusiveRecruitment@kier.co.uk


If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these.

Closing Date: 29th July 2021


Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.


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