2021 Graduate Site Manager - Construction

202637 Requisition #

Job Title: Graduate Construction Manager
Location: Plymouth/Western & Wales, Witham/Essex, Crawley/West Sussex, Solent/Hampshire, Maple Cross/Hertfordshire, Basingstoke/Hampshire Or Harlow/ Essex – You will be expected to travel regionally.
Business Area: Construction
Start Date: September 2021
Salary: Circa, £28,000

Be part of a team; where residents are thankful.

As the country’s leading regional builder, we are proud to be working with clients on projects of all sizes, complexities and sectors, spanning across the whole of the UK. At any one time Kier can have around 200-250 projects in operation across the UK, the average kier building project has a value of between £7 to £8 million.
Our building expertise covers a whole spectrum of industry requirements, from our public-sector clients across core sectors like health, education, heritage and leisure through to core commercial work for private clients in sectors like industrial, offices, retail and residential.

Job responsibilities

As a Graduate Construction Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality matters in for your project. You will assist the commercial team in setting target costs and form close relationships with designers, subcontractors and integrated team colleagues.
During your 2-year graduate development programme we'll dedicate time and resources needed to give you the best experience possible. We'll support you with formal learning, as well as the professional development in order for you to excel.

What do we need from you?

To really make the most of this opportunity, you will have a passion for working within our Construction business, flexible with travelling to various projects within the region and you will have completed your degree by September 2021, with an actual or predicted grade of a 2:1 or above in a construction management or construction project management related subject programme that must be accredited by a professional body. You’ll also need a full UK driving licence, as the role will require travel.

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 an outstanding package that includes 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.


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: 30/09/2020

Unfortunately, we will not accept late applications. Apply now to avoid disappointment.

Please note that virtual Recruitment days will be held in November 2020.



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