Flex Civils Project Manager

  • Job Reference: 202797
  • Date Posted: 15 February 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus benefits package
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Flex / Civils Project Manager

Location: Hampshire & Berkshire - Basingstoke based

Business Area: Utilities - Telecoms

Salary: £30-40k + benefits

Join Kier, connect to your future.

At Kier we connect and create spaces and places. Being part of Kier connects you to strategically important projects and contracts, where your skills and expertise will be utilised to positively impact people, communities and the environment for generations.

Kier Utilities keep our telecoms clients' customers connected to superfast broadband, digital TV and the latest full-fibre gigabit internet services through the design and construction of new fibre networks as well as the maintenance of existing HFC networks.

Recently appointed as Openreach's core partner, this exciting contract will see us providing multi-million pound planned and reactive fibre and copper network services across Hampshire and Berkshire over the next five-years. With our new growth and ambition to be industry leaders, we are looking for talented, professional and customer centric people to join our team.

About the role

As Flex / Civils Project Manager, you will be part of our delivery team who are responsible for end to end delivery of the FTTP / FTTH (fibre to the premise / home) new sites build programmes and Point to point fibre connections for business on the turnkey program. The successful applicant would need to be from a strong flex / fibre background, preferably with Openreach network experience.

You will be required to support the Operational teams both Flex and Civils in the field, and support the supply chain. You will need to lead and develop a team to successfully meet and exceed both Kier and Openreach expectations. You will be responsible for making sure relevant Health and Safety standards are complied with.

What we need from you

You will need to have experience working in Utilities or Highways and in FTTP, Fire cable installation, testing and splicing. You will need to be fully competent with Microsoft Office including Excel, Outlook and Word. Communication and leadership skills are essential, and you must have the ability to motivate, manage and grow a successful team. Due to the nature of the role you will be required to hold a full driving licence.

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes, private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.
Pre-employment checks:

It's worth remembering that we'll undertake the relevant/standard employment checks if you're successful in the selection process. This includes taking up your references, as well as checking your ID, driving licence (if appropriate) and your right to work in the UK. Some roles may also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

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 an inclusive employer.

Let's shape your world together.

Closing Date for Applications: 12/03/2021