Project Manager

  • Job Reference: 202100
  • Date Posted: 4 September 2020
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Project Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Project Manager

Location: Bury St Edmunds

Business Area: Kier Utilities- UK Power Networks


Connecting people, powering the UK


Imagine working in a team trusted to build and deliver some of the UK's 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.

Within Kier Utilities we support UK Power Networks in 'keeping the lights on' for 8.2 million customers throughout London, the South and the South East. As part of the ED1SON Capital Delivery Alliance- comprising UK Power Networks, Morrison Utility Services and Clancy Docwra- we are charged with delivering a £1billion+ project programme in the 2016-2023 ED1 regulatory period.

As project Manager you will be responsible for coordinating and leading civils and HV cabling works on sub stations and new major connection, overseeing multiple subcontractors, consultants, suppliers and direct labour resources.

What do we need from you?

To be successful you will have previous experience within a similar role within HV cable installations and substation works up to 132kV. You will have the ability to build strong client relationships and a strong understanding of the UK Power Networks DSRs, specifications and industry standards. Due to the nature of the role you need to hold a Full Driving Licence, SMSTS and CSCS/ EUSR Power Card.

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. In return, we will be offering you a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Company car (or car allowance)
  • Matched pension scheme up to 7.5%
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Access to a range of attractive flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyle
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Private healthcare
  • 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.

Let's keep our world working!

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.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Closing date: 14th September 2020