Support Driver

  • Job Reference: 0499
  • Date Posted: 12 April 2024
  • Location: Redruth - Tolgus Mount, Tolgus Mount, Redruth, Cornwall, TR15 3TA
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Support Driver

We're looking for a Support Driver to join our Natural Resources, Nuclear & Networks - South West Water team based in Exeter.

Location: Redurth, Tolgus Mount

Contract: Permanent, full time

Salary: Up to £13 per hour depending on experience

Our Natural Resources, Nuclear & Networks division brings the built environment to life, keeping people and businesses connected. In this role, you will be working on our South West Water contract, where we work on repairs and maintenance services to provide reliable, efficient, and high-quality drinking water and wastewater services.

What will you be responsible for?

As a Support Driver, you'll be working within the Natural Resources, Nuclear & Networksteam, providing support to the digging gangs, deliver fittings, signs and barriers and completing any tasks assigned by the site supervisors such as, putting out "No Parking" cones, letter drops etc.

Wondering what the day to day in this role looks like?

Your day to day will include:

  • Deliver and collect signing, Lighting, guarding from sites across the Devon/Cornwall area
  • Complete, check and return all paperwork required
  • Maintain cleanliness and appearance of vehicles and equipment to a high standard, including daily vehicle checks on any vehicle driven
  • Ensure that all allocated works are completed within the notified timescales and that your supervisor is notified prior to leaving the workplace
  • Ensure that when driving, all vehicle checks are carried out and that the vehicle is driven in a safe a courteous manner

Who are we looking for?

This role of Back Up Support Driver is great for you if you have:

  • Proven experience in a similar driving role
  • Valid UK driving licence - Class 2 HGV is required
  • Previous experience and knowledge in the Water Industry preferred
  • Self-motivated and proactive in terms of delivering solutions

We're all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferrable skills are always welcome! So, even if you don't tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat.

Rewards and benefits
We're proud to be able to offer our brilliant people a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. You can see more information of benefits here .

Diversity and inclusion
Making Kier a diverse and inclusive place to work is a huge priority for us. We're proud of the steps we've taken so far, but we know we must always do more. Our employees are key in shaping Kier's diversity and inclusion initiatives and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies. You can see our D&I action plan here .

We look forward to seeing your application to join the #constructionrevolution #joinkier

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.