General Operative

  • Job Reference: 202075
  • Date Posted: 4 September 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Maidstone, Kent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Trades & Labour
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Civils & Electrical Gangs
Location: Maidstone & Crawley
Business area: Utilities - UK Power Networks

Imagine working in a team trusted to build and deliver some of the UKs most innovative projects in the Power Gas or Telecoms industry. Now come and enjoy the reality - with a company where you can develop your future, shaping your world for everyone.

Kier Utilities work in partnership with UKPN to distribute approximately 27% of the UK's electricity, serving 8 million homes and businesses in London, the South East and East of England.

We build and renew high voltage electrical utility assets and are looking for qualified and experienced teams to deliver large scale substation and connections schemes across Surrey, East & West Sussex and Kent.

Whether you're an individual or a member of a team, if you are a qualified skilled operative, labourer or machine/winch operator with a CSCS or EUSR Power card and good experience, we would love you to join us in delivering the UK's safest DNO capital programme.

It is highly desirable if you hold an of the following -

SMSTS, SSSTS, NRSWA, NPORS, CPCS, Deep Excavation, Confined Spaces or UKPN Substation Entry tickets.

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 strong benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive salary
  • Access to our pension scheme - Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Competitive annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • 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

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.

Want to dig a bit deeper and lay your cable to success with Kier? Please apply today.

About Kier

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. 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 application 13th September 2020