Temporary Works Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 3540
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2024
  • Location: Plymouth - RNB Devonport, Devonport Royal Dockyard, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 4SG
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We're looking for a Temporary Works Coordinator to join our Devonport Dockyard Design / Engineering team based in Plymouth, Devon.

Location: Plymouth, Devon

Contract: Permanent, Full Time + Car or Car Allowance


As a Temporary Work Coordinator, you'll be working within the Devonport team, supporting them in carrying out heavy civil engineering construction in and around the Royal Navy dockyard. Joining the design / engineering team, you will be responsible for co-ordinating all aspects of Temporary Works on one of the major projects ongoing in the dockyard.

Your day to day will include:

  • Co-ordination of Temporary Works between our site teams and designers
  • Review of TW design briefs prepared by site teams to ensure they are suitable for issue to the project's Temporary Works Design teams and management of that submission process
  • Management of Temporary Works through the full design preparation and checking processes in accordance with appropriate procedures and client requirements
  • Manage Temporary Works designs through their full life-cycle to client approval, implementation, use and dismantling

What are we looking for?

This role of Temporary Works Coordinator is great for you if:

  • Degree qualification in civil engineering equivalent is desirable - one or more of: BSc, BA, BEng, MEng, Eng, Tech, MICE, TIStructE, LCIBSE, LCIBSEEng Tech, Completion of Higher Apprenticeship
  • We will consider personnel working towards Chartership/Incorporation with IStructE, ICE, CIOB,or other appropriate professional body
  • Experience of overseeing a broad range of reinforced concrete, formwork and falsework Temporary Works schemes, preferably as a TWC or TWS

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 .

Due to the nature of this role and the nature of the work at this site, you will be required to complete a Government Security Check (SC) Clearance / Counter Terrorism Check (CTC), which takes place during/before your employment, and is conducted by the Cabinet Office's United Kingdom Security Vetting (UKSV) agency who set out a pre-requisite criteria including residency history. (Applicants with criminal convictions will be treated on a case-by-case basis. We do not discriminate based on an applicant's criminal record or the details of any offences disclosed to us - To read more about our programme to support people with convictions into employment, visit www.kier.co.uk/careers/making-ground ). This role will also be subject to further pre-employment checks.

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