Ganger - Civils - Water

  • Job Reference: 203589
  • Date Posted: 7 January 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Inverness, Highlands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Title: Ganger - Planned Works

Location: Within a commutable distance from Inverness

Business area: Kier Utilities and Rail - Scottish Water

For you. For Everyone.

Are you looking to join a leading utilities company working maintaining and repairing the water network for your local communities?

If so, we have an excellent opportunity for a customer- centric, Ganger to join our Planned Civils Projects. These projects are larger civil engineering drainage projects normally lasting 2-3 weeks.

You will be responsible for (assisting- remove) ensuring all projects are completed in a timely manner and in line with health and safety regulation as well as in accordance with legislation.

Duties will involve carrying out (large - remove) excavation works in the highway, on private property and premises, or as instructed by the client. You will, where necessary will capture all precise measurements and locations as the task is completed and forward to the planning team through the use of electronic devices

Essential experience is required in small to medium civil schemes involving the water network and assets, working. You will need to work on your own initiative and be able to instruct others and be fully aware of NRSWA and relevant legislation. The ideal candidate will be physically capable for undertaking manual works in all weathers.

We recognise our people are essential to delivering exceptional service and everyone has the opportunity to realise their full potential and therefore we will offer you a long-term career with continued training and development.

You will need a full driving licence and NRSWA would be beneficial, as well as demonstrable capability of using IT and smart phone technology

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you'll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

You can also expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5%
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping at over 800

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.

About Kier:

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

We all have the potential to shape our world. 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: 21/01/2021