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Construction Jobs Exeter, Devon
Nov 09, 2020
Permanent
Job Title: Senior Drainage Engineer Location: Exeter Business Area: Kier Highways The power of people You probably recognise Kier Group as a leading construction, property, residential and services group. You may possibly know that over the past 90 years, we've created a company with nearly 20,000 employees and offices all over the UK. But did you know that we're a business built on people? Thinkers and doers. Innovators and team workers. People from all communities. People with all types of skills and experiences. People like you. Kier Group is the UK's leading highways service provider, delivering an incredibly diverse range of road, bridge and tunnel projects - from planning and programming stage through to delivery, maintenance and operation. We work with a wide range of partners such as local authorities and Highways England to improve the quality and safety of UK roads - making us the No.1 highways and tunnel maintenance team across the country, delivering over £1 billion of social value by maintaining 31,000km of roads used by six million people in their everyday lives. Job responsibilities In this exciting role you will be responsible for contributing to the successful delivery of the programme of work by designing, developing and overseeing sound design solutions, as well as dealing with the production or overseeing of scheme documents and reports in accordance with the relevant contract. You will also be responsible for providing information to populate the Risk and Decision registers and update this information as the project develops and to ensure that suitable site investigations are undertaken. What do we need from you? Ideally the successful candidate will hold a degree in a relevant discipline, as well as having experience of working on design contracts and using DMRB. It is also desirable to hold a CSCS card and a UK driving license. What will you receive? In return we will give you a competitive reward and benefits package including: Competitive salary Company car (or car allowance) Matched pension scheme up to 7.5% Free Life Assurance 26 days annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday) Access to a range of attractive flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles 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 retailersSo what are you waiting for? Make the journey. Leave a legacy. 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. 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: Monday 23rd November 2020
Construction Jobs Bedford, Bedfordshire
Nov 09, 2020
Permanent
Position: Senior Site Manager Business Unit: Kier Living Sub Location: Wixams Contract: Permanent You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We're one of the UK's leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you'll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country's most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services. Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that's seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Overview: Reporting to the Contracts Manager you will be responsible for managing the construction of a development, including all associated pre and post house-building works, ensuring that targets are met regarding Health and Safety, delivery to build programme, quality, customer service and cost. Responsibilities: Co-ordinate labour, materials and resources on site and approving payments to trades and contractors where appropriate; Ensure that all plots are built to the highest standard of quality, complying with the NHBC Standards, Building Regulations, range specifications and best practice; Undertake quality control procedures and inspections when required and rectifying any defects so as not to incur additional cost, delays, or reduction in the final quality; With the support of the Contracts Manager, ensure that the on-site construction team is fully resourced and well-directed and are provided with full support in achieving their responsibilities by clear communication, training and development, and the good organisation; Show a good behavioural example in all aspects of health and safety, organisation, conduct, quality of work, and professionalism. Knowledge and Skills: Extensive experience of working to an established build programme and managing priorities; Member of the CIOB and/or qualified to NVQ level 5 in Construction Management, or a time served tradesman with considerable experience across a variety of construction trades; In depth knowledge of all aspects of construction and house building, and the relevant legislative requirements e.g. Health and Safety, NHBC requirements and Building Regulations. In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier. Make the journey. Leave a legacy. #LI-MG1
Construction Jobs Exeter, Devon
Oct 27, 2020
Permanent
Position: Customer Services Team Leader Business Unit: Kier Living Sub location: Exeter Contract: Permanent You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We're one of the UK's leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you'll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country's most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services. Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that's seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Overview: Manage the regional Customer Service Administration Team on a day-to-day basis, delivering excellent customer service and continually improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the team. Responsibilities: Manage the regional Customer Service Administration Team on a day-to-day basis, delivering excellent customer service and continually improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the team Ensure that the Customer Service Administration Team consistently provides a professional, positive and enthusiastic service to our customers Ensure that the Customer Service Administration Team is always adequately resourced. Help recruit the right people to the role of customer service administrator to deliver excellent service to our customers in accordance with our company policies and procedures Inspirationally lead the customer service administration team to achieve best performance and exceed our customer expectations. Motivate, develop and communicate with the customer service administration team. Regularly appraise performance. Ensure that poor performance is not tolerated and is remedied through support, training or disciplinary action as appropriate Build a positive team culture with strong positive engagement Provide support, assistance and advice to the Customer Service Administration Team Ensure that our Service Level Agreements are consistently met, including: Acknowledging and responding to communication Booking in and completion of remedial works Ensure that our CRM system is fully and correctly utilised Identify reoccurring problems and potential improvements with our products and / or service. Provide regular improvement reports to the Head of Customer Service (i.e. Top 20 Issues) Ensure that subcontractor and supplier performance in line with contractual requirements (including the customer service charter) Manage escalated complaints and significant issues in line with our complaints procedure and company policies. Liaise with the Commercial Department to to ensure any require purchase orders are raised within agreed timescales. Have a thorough understanding of current Health and Safety requirements and ensure compliance. Maintain a safe working environment. Raise any concerns with the Head of Customer Service or relevant person. Actively support all Customer Service activities within the company Provide regular reports to identify team, department and regional CS performance Knowledge and skills: An understanding of construction build processes, potential defects and remedial works Ability to plan and manage multiple projects Knowledge of current Health and Safety legislation and understanding of good practices Knowledge of contracts and contractual obligations Excellent customer facing skills Able to demonstrate effective supervisory or management experience. In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier. Make the journey. Leave a legacy. #LI-MG1
Construction Jobs Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Sep 28, 2020
Permanent
Title: Roofer Location: Lincolnshire Business Area: Housing Maintenance A better home for your maintenance and repair skills. Kier Housing Maintenance (HM) have long standing partnership agreements with housing associations, local authorities and private landlords to conduct responsive repairs and planned maintenance across various sites. Our commitment to our clients has resulted in us being shortlisted for Contractor of the Year at the UK Housing Awards 2020. We operate a contract to service over 4000 homes in partnership with North Kesteven District Council and are currently recruiting for a Roofer to undergo social housing duties on a wide range of void and occupied properties. Key Responsibilities: In this role, you will carry out reactive maintenance consisting of repairs to pitch and flat roofs, identifying fault analysis and providing technical solutions to issues. You'll be provided with your appointments via PDA as you focus on maintaining high levels of service delivery. What are we looking for? An experienced roofer ideally operating within the Housing Maintenance sector. Your previous experience will have covered domestic and commercial roofing and, you'll also have a solid understanding of the industry regulations. We will require you to be fully "Tetra fall arrest system" trained or required to complete the necessary training and be a CSCS card holder. If you are a maintenance professional with a reactive approach to work then this is the role for you! What will you receive? 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 - Kier Retirement Savings Plan ● Generous 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 ● Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing. 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. The opportunity to take your career to the next level is yours for the taking. 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: Monday 26th October 2020
Construction Jobs Oxford, Oxfordshire
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Electrician Location - Oxford Business Area - Utilities - Ericsson Salary - Up to £32k depending on experience Can we connect you to your future? Kier Utilities work in partnership with Ericsson to deliver reactive, planned maintenance and repair on telephone masts across the UK. We're looking for an enthusiastic Mobile Electrician based in Scotland to provide electrical installations, repairs, maintenance and assistance on all associated electrical equipment. You'll be responsible for carrying out minor and major installation projects and reactive callouts, general fault finding and repairs to electrical assets and services. Performing electrical test and inspection works and producing reports is an essential part if this role. Some further responsibilities include undertaking site clearance works; servicing and repairs to air conditioning units; carry out planned and reactive works for fire and intruder system panels and to carry out and hand over site surveys. You will need to participate in an out of normal working hours emergency call out rota and be flexible outside of core hours. You will be travelling around Scotland and Islands to complete works and may need to stay over where required. What do we need from you? We're looking for someone who holds a Full Driving Licence, relevant industry qualifications such as NVQ Level 3, City & Guilds 2330/2356/2357/2382/2391/AM1 and AM2. Working at height or IPAF/PASMA certification would be beneficial. 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 give you a competitive reward and benefits package including: Competitive salary Matched pension scheme up to 7.5% Free Life Assurance 21 days annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday) 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 Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers Application closing on 04.09.2020
Construction Jobs Exeter, Devon
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Position: Quantity Surveyor Business Unit: Kier Living Sub location: Bristol/Exeter Contract: Permanent You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We're one of the UK's leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you'll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country's most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services. Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that's seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Responsibilities: Preparing cost to complete documentation in line with the commercial timetable, ensuring financial accuracy when predicting profitability for each scheme. Produce accurate monthly accruals; Assess exactitude of subcontract valuations/applications for payment, forwarding approved documentation onto the relevant departments; Apply risk, value management and cost control mechanisms; Undertaking costs analysis comparisons for sub-contracts from tender enquiry to analysis and contract placement; Professionally manage subcontracts from first valuation through to final account; Ensure predicted profitability is upheld through the lifecycle of the development; Accurate quarterly cash flow forecast of Roads & Sewers spend. Knowledge and Skills: Relevant degree qualification in Quantity Surveying; Ability to be self-motivated and work co-operatively as part of a team; Ability to take initiative in resolving problems. In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier. Make the journey. Leave a legacy
Construction Jobs Norwich, Norfolk
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Position: Senior Site Manager Business Unit: Kier Living Sub Location: Cringleford Contract: Permanent You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We're one of the UK's leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you'll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country's most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services. Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that's seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Overview: Reporting to the Contracts Manager you will be responsible for managing the construction of a development, including all associated pre and post house-building works, ensuring that targets are met regarding Health and Safety, delivery to build programme, quality, customer service and cost. Responsibilities: Co-ordinate labour, materials and resources on site and approving payments to trades and contractors where appropriate; Ensure that all plots are built to the highest standard of quality, complying with the NHBC Standards, Building Regulations, range specifications and best practice; Undertake quality control procedures and inspections when required and rectifying any defects so as not to incur additional cost, delays, or reduction in the final quality; With the support of the Contracts Manager, ensure that the on-site construction team is fully resourced and well-directed and are provided with full support in achieving their responsibilities by clear communication, training and development, and the good organisation; Show a good behavioural example in all aspects of health and safety, organisation, conduct, quality of work, and professionalism. Knowledge and Skills: Extensive experience of working to an established build programme and managing priorities; Member of the CIOB and/or qualified to NVQ level 5 in Construction Management, or a time served tradesman with considerable experience across a variety of construction trades; In depth knowledge of all aspects of construction and house building, and the relevant legislative requirements e.g. Health and Safety, NHBC requirements and Building Regulations. In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier. Make the journey. Leave a legacy
Construction Jobs Bristol
Aug 14, 2020
Position: Banksman/Gateman Business Unit: Kier Living Sub location: Bristol Contract: FTC 6 months You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We're one of the UK's leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you'll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country's most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services. Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that's seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Responsibilities: Man the site entrance gate, ensuring the gate is shut at all times, when no plant requires access; Banking moving vehicle at certain times, when identified by the site management; Opening up and locking plots in the area of the entrance gate; On occasions, helping out other members of the site team in their duties, such as unloading materials and cleaning work areas. In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier. Make the journey. Leave a legacy
Construction Jobs Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Position: Management Accountant Business Unit: Kier Living Sub location: Cambridge Contract: 6 Months (FTC) You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We're one of the UK's leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you'll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country's most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services. Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that's seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Overview: Kier Living is looking to recruit a Finance Manager for the management of financial support towards the achievement of business objectives and ensure the adherence to agreed process and procedures. Promote communication and efficient work practices across all areas of the finance function. Responsibilities: Prepare finance reporting pack for new month end; Loading actuals Trial Balance into finance pack & reconcile pack to Trial Balance; Journal preparation & posting; Reconcile End life forecast to finance pack; Lead on Overheads actuals and forecast review and journal; Support Site cost and revenue forecasts (with S&B data + commercial cash flows); Agree and load to Group Accounting software and reconcile inter-co balances; Balance sheet reconciliations (including supporting schedules); Assist with Audit enquiries; Cover for the Head of Finance where required. Knowledge and skills: CCAB or equivalent; Good influencing and negotiation skills; Proven leadership and staff management skills; Excellent communication, relationship management and presentation skills; Professional advice & guidance on decision making; Performance management processes; Developed business awareness. In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier. Make the journey. Leave a legacy
Construction Jobs Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Position: Management Accountant Business Unit: Kier Living Sub location: Cambridge Contract: 6 Months (FTC) You can shape the world around you with Kier Group. We're one of the UK's leading names in construction - inspiring innovations in a multitude of market sectors - and wherever you join us, you'll be able to achieve and collaborate with one of the country's most established and inspired forward thinkers in construction, property, residential and services. Kier Living is at the forefront of tackling the unprecedented demand for new housing in the UK. Government, local councils and housing associations trust our expert team and 100-year pedigree to deliver affordable mixed tenure and high-quality private developments - a commitment that's seeing us build thousands of new homes every year, offering you a valued role in meeting the housing needs of a nation. Overview: Kier Living is looking to recruit a Finance Manager for the management of financial support towards the achievement of business objectives and ensure the adherence to agreed process and procedures. Promote communication and efficient work practices across all areas of the finance function. Responsibilities: Prepare finance reporting pack for new month end; Loading actuals Trial Balance into finance pack & reconcile pack to Trial Balance; Journal preparation & posting; Reconcile End life forecast to finance pack; Lead on Overheads actuals and forecast review and journal; Support Site cost and revenue forecasts (with S&B data + commercial cash flows); Agree and load to Group Accounting software and reconcile inter-co balances; Balance sheet reconciliations (including supporting schedules); Assist with Audit enquiries; Cover for the Head of Finance where required. Knowledge and skills: CCAB or equivalent; Good influencing and negotiation skills; Proven leadership and staff management skills; Excellent communication, relationship management and presentation skills; Professional advice & guidance on decision making; Performance management processes; Developed business awareness. In return we are offering a competitive salary and package as well as the support and scope to build a long and fruitful partnership with Kier. Make the journey. Leave a legacy
Construction Jobs Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Plasterer Location: Lincolnshire Business Area: Housing Maintenance Kier Group has long believed that we all have the potential to shape our world - and leave a lasting legacy. So, bring your talent and ambition to our team and you'll be given the scope and opportunity to achieve just that - investing in your own future, building your expertise and contributing to a diverse culture that's helping shape the world of tomorrow. Kier Housing Maintenance (HM) have long standing partnership agreements with housing associations, local authorities and private landlords to conduct responsive repairs and planned maintenance across various sites. Our commitment to our clients has resulted in us being shortlisted for Contractor of the Year at the UK Housing Awards 2020. We operate a contract to service over 4000 homes in partnership with North Kesteven District Council and are currently recruiting for a Plasterer to carry reactive maintenance within void and occupied properties and commercial space. Key Responsibilities In this role, you will carry out plastering works including rendering, as well as trade duties such as basic joinery, plumbing, brickwork, floor levelling, and drain clearance. This role will require effective maintenance services on a "right first time" basis to our clients. What are we looking for? You'll have a previous plastering trade background with experience within the housing maintenance sector. You'll be able to diagnose faults, hold a CSCS card and be asbestos awareness trained. If you are a maintenance professional with a reactive approach to work then this is the role for you! The opportunity to take your career to the next level is yours for the taking. Make the journey. Leave a legacy Closing Date: Thursday 27th August 2020
Construction Jobs Sleaford, Lincolnshire
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Plumber Location: Lincolnshire Business Area: Housing Maintenance Kier Group has long believed that we all have the potential to shape our world - and leave a lasting legacy. So, bring your talent and ambition to our team and you'll be given the scope and opportunity to achieve just that - investing in your own future, building your expertise and contributing to a diverse culture that's helping shape the world of tomorrow. Kier Housing Maintenance (HM) have long standing partnership agreements with housing associations, local authorities and private landlords to conduct responsive repairs and planned maintenance across various sites. Our commitment to our clients has resulted in us being shortlisted for Contractor of the Year at the UK Housing Awards 2020. We operate a contract to service over 4000 homes in partnership with North Kesteven District Council and are currently recruiting for a Plumber to carry reactive maintenance within void and occupied properties and commercial space. Key Responsibilities In this role, you will carry out plumbing works - non gas, and basic skills in joinery, plaster patching, wall tiling, vinyl floor tiling and brickwork, to a high level "right first time" basis. This role will require effective fault diagnosis and completing plumbing works on domestic housing. What are we looking for? You'll have a previous plumbing trade background with experience within the housing maintenance sector. You'll be able to diagnose faults, hold a CSCS card and be asbestos awareness trained. If you are a maintenance professional with a reactive approach to work then this is the role for you! The opportunity to take your career to the next level is yours for the taking. Make the journey. Leave a legacy Closing Date: Thursday 27th August 2020
Construction Jobs Cardiff
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Electrician Location: Newtown & Llandrindod Wells *Applications close on 26th August 2020 You can at Kier! A quarter of a million households in the UK rely on Kier Housing Maintenance to repair and maintain their homes. We're a crucial part of Kier Specialist Services, an expert operation driven by a 24/7/365 customer service centre - and a commitment to go that extra mile for people and the places they live. As Electrician you will be responsible for all electrical pre-planned maintenance and reactive work .Your day-to-day activities will include undertaking high quality electrical installation, repairs and maintenance work, carrying out inspections and testing on existing installations, as well as fault finding and diagnostic work as required. Who are we looking for? With your CSCS card, you will hold previous experience in a similar role and be qualified in NVQ Level 3 or equivalent, City & Guilds 2361 Part 1 & 2 and 17th Edition IEE Wiring Regulations. In reward for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary and market leading benefits package including Free Life Assurance Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5% Kier Retirement Savings Plan Generous annual leave allowance Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes Two employee Share Scheme options Employee Assistance Programme Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.So, what are you waiting for? The opportunity to take your career to the next level is yours for the taking. 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. Make the journey. Leave a 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. * Please note interviews make take place before the closing date
Construction Jobs Loughton, Essex
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Resident Liaison Officer Location: Loughton *Applications close on ­­­26th August 2020 For You. For everyone. Kier Housing Maintenance provides services across both the public and private sector, focusing in particular on the local authority, housing association and private rented sectors. We work in the Housing repairs and maintenance sector, Voids, planned works, project work (including non-housing) and fire safety. Kier Housing maintenance have an excellent opportunity for a Resident Liaison Officer to join our team Some of your will be responsibilities: Maintain and develop all tenant related activities with control and co-ordination whilst establishing close working relationships with all customers, clients and external stakeholders Assist in delivering excellent customer service Meet any operational targets that are set to deliver an effective and efficient service to the client. Ensure that all supporting documentation is completed accurately and in good time. Work closely with the Contract Manager to ensure all deliverables are on target and monitored closely. To be responsible for auditing and collating accurate data, producing high quality documentation primarily for legislative, contractual, and 'Good Industry Practice' in order to achieve compliance.What are we looking for?: Experience of working in a similar role Knowledge of contract responsibilities and requirements Excellent customer service skills and ability to empathise with the customer Able to influence people through clear, concise communication skills in both verbal and written format. Compliance qualifications desirable. Understands relevant legislation and compliance issuesIn reward for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary and market leading benefits package including Free Life Assurance Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5% Kier Retirement Savings Plan Generous annual leave allowance Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes Two employee Share Scheme options Employee Assistance Programme Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.Apply today! 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. Make the journey. Leave a 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. * Please note interviews make take place before the closing date
Construction Jobs Loughton, Essex
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Assistant Contracts Manager Location: Loughton *Applications close on ­­­26th August 2020 For You. For everyone. Kier Housing Maintenance provides services across both the public and private sector, focusing in particular on the local authority, housing association and private rented sectors. We work in the Housing repairs and maintenance sector, Voids, planned works, project work (including non-housing) and fire safety. Kier Housing maintenance have an excellent opportunity for a Assistant Contracts Manager to join our team Some of your will be responsibilities: Establish and ensure the effective implementation of the Quality Management System, compliance with contract quality requirements and the compilation of records to demonstrate the conformity of the works. Provide continuous improvement support to operational delivery through the introduction of new technology, improved processes and increased resource competency. Assess compliance, or operational risks and develop risk management strategies in conjunction with the H&S professionals within the Business. Identify compliance issues that require follow-up or investigation to ensure the rectification of such issues is completed to a satisfactory standard in the quickest time possible by collaborative working with the Head of Compliance. Ensure that agreed quality controls in place are fully understood and implemented. Support the Contract Manager with effective Contract Management to ensure that our supply chain are completing the required servicing regimes and producing the required documentation in sufficient time to ensure statutory and non-statutory compliance for our client.What are we looking for?: Suitable operational and compliance management experience in a similar role Working knowledge of Health and Safety at Work Full understanding of risk management. Flexible and able to travel within the UK as required is essential Able to understand and work within complex circumstances with tight deadlines is essential Fire Safety related qualification, preferably IFSM approved or equivalent and Asbestos P402/P405/P406In reward for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary and market leading benefits package including Free Life Assurance Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5% Kier Retirement Savings Plan Generous annual leave allowance Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes Two employee Share Scheme options Employee Assistance Programme Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.Apply today ! 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. Make the journey. Leave a 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. * Please note interviews make take place before the closing date
Construction Jobs Loughton, Essex
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Contract Manager Location: Loughton *Applications close on ­­­26th August 2020 For You. For everyone. Kier Housing Maintenance provides services across both the public and private sector, focusing in particular on the local authority, housing association and private rented sectors. We work in the Housing repairs and maintenance sector, Voids, planned works, project work (including non-housing) and fire safety. Kier Housing maintenance have an excellent opportunity for a Contracts Manager to join our team Some of your will be responsibilities: Responsible for financial performance of contract/s and maximise margin Plan and prioritise workload to achieve service delivery Development of strategies to fully maximise the benefits available from the utilisation of directly employed and subcontractors Overall responsibility for portfolio of contracts in relation to performance both financially and in line contract requirements Ensure clear communication with workforce, customers, line management, office support staff, subcontractors and third party supplier.What are we looking for?: Previous experience and have Managing ISOH Certificate Knowledge of statuary requirements and current legislation Have an in-depth knowledge and experience in building services, statuary regulations and compliance Asbestos P402/P405/P406. Fire Safety related qualification, preferably IFSM approved or equivalent.In reward for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary and market leading benefits package including Free Life Assurance Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5% Kier Retirement Savings Plan Generous annual leave allowance Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes Two employee Share Scheme options Employee Assistance Programme Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.Apply today ! 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. Make the journey. Leave a 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. * Please note interviews make take place before the closing date
Construction Jobs Loughton, Essex
Aug 14, 2020
Permanent
Title: Site Manager Location: Loughton *Applications close on ­­­26th August 2020 For You. For everyone. Kier Housing Maintenance provides services across both the public and private sector, focusing in particular on the local authority, housing association and private rented sectors. We work in the Housing repairs and maintenance sector, Voids, planned works, project work (including non-housing) and fire safety. Kier Housing maintenance have an excellent opportunity for a Site Manager to join our team Some of your will be responsibilities: Responsible for monitoring and approving completed works to ensure compliance with contract quality requirements and the compilation of records to demonstrate the conformity of the works. Provide continuous improvement support to operational delivery through regular training, the introduction of new technology, improved processes and increased resource competency. Manage subcontractors to ensure all servicing streams are serviced within their anniversary date, certificates are completed in full and provided to the Client in a timely manner. All repairs to be completed within timescale. Make sure project risks are identified and managed through effective mitigation measures. To provide expert advice, support and guidance to specifically assigned contracts during day to day, business as usual operational activities and during audits from external third-party organisations. Ensure that agreed quality controls in place are fully understood and implemented. Providing site training/mentoring to allow for independent technical support and knowledge.What are we looking for?: Suitable compliance management experience and proven background in a similar role Working knowledge of Health and Safety at Work Full understanding of risk management. Highly organised and responsive, with ability to deliver under pressure.In reward for your hard work, we offer a competitive salary and market leading benefits package including Free Life Assurance Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5% Kier Retirement Savings Plan Generous annual leave allowance Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes Two employee Share Scheme options Employee Assistance Programme Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing.Apply today! 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. Make the journey. Leave a 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. * Please note interviews make take place before the closing date
Construction Jobs Basingstoke, Hampshire
Aug 07, 2020
Permanent
Grow your career with Kier Kier are currently recruiting for an Quantity Surveyor to join us Kier Highways design roads, bridges and intelligent transport systems (ITS), covering strategic and nationally important roads, as well as local roads serving local communities. Our projects range from major improvements to complete renewals of roads and structures. With specialist teams, we manage complex works from conception through to handover at the end of maintenance periods. We need an experienced Quantity Surveyor to carry out financial control of provider works, including value engineering, estimating, negotiating prices, identifying and agreeing the value of additional works, interim valuations, final accounts. Tasks/Responsibilities as follows: The financial control of provider works; Identification & control of commercial risk and opportunity from inception to completion; The provision of accurate measurements advice and assistance; The accurate measurement, cost control and settlement of final accounts Providing guidance to less experienced members of the team. Applications for the role will close on 21st August Typical Skills/Experience as follows: Financial control of works to comply with client's specifications and contract; The management of commercial risk; Prompt identification and evaluation of additional works; Producing robust estimates; Selection, evaluation and procurement of supply chain; Settlement of final accounts; Negotiate target prices with supply chain Provide cost advice to facilitate the value management of individual schemes; Comply with the Integrated Management System; Comply with relevant health and safety legislation.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
Construction Jobs Rushden, Northamptonshire
Aug 03, 2020
Permanent
Senior Quantity Surveyor Kier Construction Eastern is looking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor, who will report to the Commercial Manager. The successful post-holders prime function is to increase value, reduce cost, drive profit and manage risk in a safe and ethical manner of the contract(s) they are working on. Key Responsibilities: Line management and integration of new team members where appropriate Ensure cash flow is maximised including ensuring payments are received on time Provide commercial input including financial and contractual performance forecasts to the management team. Help ensure that business targets and KPI's are exceeded Preparation of monthly cost / value reports for area, together with review of results and consideration of trends with other contract team members Production of commercial reports together with review of results and consideration of trends with other contract team members Physical measurement of works and agreement of same with client and subcontractors Agreement of certification and payment of subcontractor accounts - monitoring of such accounts against forecasts Implementation and compliance with the contract change control procedure and monitoring thereof including notices to client as appropriate Commercial and contractual advice to area team as and when required Managing sub-contractors including sending out enquiries, collating prices, comparing with tender, negotiation, order placement, agreement of account and payment Carry out any other duties not identified above and as required by their manager To assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement Kier Group's policies for risk management. You will need to be educated to a degree level with experience of working on projects valued from £10m plus on education, commercial, leisure, MOD and other similar sectors. 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. 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. You can also expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car or allowance, private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as: Free Life Assurance Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles 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 Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing
Construction Jobs Rushden, Northamptonshire
Aug 03, 2020
Permanent
Quantity Surveyor Location - Within 1 hour commute of Rushden The opportunity: Kier Construction Eastern are looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join the team in Rushden who has a wealth of knowledge throughout the main contracting market, working on projects from £5-40m. Reporting into the Commercial Manager. The team and the region: The Rushden team have completed some outstanding projects to date and, with a full order book for the coming years, are in place to continue this performance. Kier Group believes in developing existing staff and providing the opportunity for longevity in their careers. Key Responsibilities: Manage the commercial resources (finance) of the assigned project (or section) to maximise planned gross margin through the placement and control of contracts and subcontracts Provide commercial expertise to contracts, to include the production and submission of valuations, claims, budget monitoring, and contract/workstream performance data Assess, review and mitigate commercial and contractual risks and implement Kier Group's policies for risk management Support the authorisation and submission of project variations. To authorise the placement of contracts, subcontracts, material and plant orders Maximise cash flow through the control, measurement (including quality) and valuation of work, and the invoicing of customers and payment of suppliers Value work executed by sub-contractors and certify interim and final payments. Implement all of Kier Group's policies including those for SHE and risk management Promote Kier Group's values towards its customers in order to meet or exceed their expectations Key Skills and Qualifications: Holds the relevant qualifications (Degree or HNC in Quantity Surveying desirable) Experience within a similar role Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills Must be flexible in hours of work and travel 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. 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. You can also expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car or allowance, private healthcare, a matched pension scheme up to 7.5%, 26 days' annual leave (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday), two employee Share Scheme options, together with additional valuable benefits such as: Free Life Assurance Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles 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 Plus many more benefits geared to your wellbeing