Project Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 201765
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Project Co-ordinator - Operational
Location: Midlands: Based at Lutterworth
Business Area: Kier Utilities and Rail - Western Power Distribution
Permanent - Full Time

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Kier and its partnership with Western Power Distribution are passionate about Power, we help provide power services throughout the Midlands.

We work as part of a Framework delivering civil schemes across the regions in the Midlands, whether it be responding to fix a power shortage or replacing a main on planned works, we will be there ensuring we complete the works in a safe and timely way.

About the role
This is a unique role as this position will give you the opportunity to develop your skills to progress to project manager position within Kier.

You will be assisting the Senior Project Manager in the delivery Electricity Network improvement projects for Western Power Distribution across the Midlands. You'll be assisting in project planning and delivery, site monitoring and compliance.

Having strong organisation and communication skills are a must as you have daily liaison with sub contractors, delivery tool box talks, and get involved with Streetworks Administration.

No day will be the same in this exciting role, you'll be kept busy responding to calls from internal stakeholders, including providing the client with information to support claims for payment!

What do we need from you?

In order to be successful in this role you will need strong communication, organisational and time management skills, knowledge and some understanding of the New Roads and Street Works Act and processes. IT literacy is a must as you'll be using several different systems, a general willingness to be helpful, enthusiastic and flexible.

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: 09/07/2020