• Job Reference: 211823
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


Locations: Bodmin, Bournemouth, Plymouth, Exeter, Barnstable

Business Area: Kier Utilities - South West Water

Job Type: Permanent - Full Time - 45 hours week

Working in Alliance with South West Water, Kier Utilities is not your typical water contracting company, we share our client's passion for delivering reliable, efficient and high quality drinking water and waste water services to 2.2 million people throughout Devon and Cornwall, Dorset and small areas of Hampshire and Somerset. We are looking for people to join us in the South West to be part of the Network Service Alliance, an exciting and progressive team.

It's collaborative, innovative and inspiring. We put people at the heart of our business and we truly love what we do! If you care about delivering a first-class job with excellent customer service, your career and the environment, then we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:

We have opportunities for Gangers in all areas to work as part of the Reactive or Planned Work Delivery Teams within the Network Service Alliance, specifically on clean water related projects. You'll play a key role in ensuring projects are delivered to technical and customer specification with a strong emphasis on meeting Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality standards and regulation.

Working as part of a small team you'll need to have experience of working on the highway carrying out service/mains repairs & maintenance, meter installations and the installation of new water connections. Candidates with similar experience in another industry such as electricity or gas will be considered.

What do we need from you?

We're looking for enthusiastic individuals who hold the following qualifications or experience. It is essential that you hold a Full Driving License, NRSWA Operative qualification and have experience in Utilities. You must be a committed and reliable hard worker who is punctual and self-motivated. You must be able to work as part of a team. If you hold 360 mini excavator qualification and have water network experience this is highly desirable.

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.

What will you receive?

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

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme - Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Standby payments
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • 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 18/05/2021