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quantity surveying at kier
So, you're interested in a career in quantity surveying?
tracey collins
Apprenticeships are breaking down barriers and making the construction industry a better place to work.
how george frost progressed from business administration apprentice to reactive supervisor
How George Frost progressed from business administration apprentice to reactive supervisor
alexis ezekiel-hart
“Things like Open Doors Week are important for you to see yourself what goes on in a site, and you might be really interested by it.”
shannon park
"Kier has supported me in so many ways, from putting me onto the degree apprenticeship, to helping me move into a different area of the business so I could stay here and continue learning.”
“Through the knowledge I’ve learnt, I can make a difference to the environment that we’re responsible for and should strive to protect.”
Highways’ Mark Hilton talks apprenticeships with Number 10
“If you’re like I was, and you want to learn while in the working world, then I’d definitely recommend an apprenticeship.”
“I was 27 when I started my apprenticeship and I thought I was way too old, but it was the best decision I ever made.”
“I feel valued, like I am making a difference and I would definitely recommend an apprenticeship at Kier”
emily beale
“I’m proud to work for a company that believes in its people.”
alice anderson
From supportive teams to exciting projects, learn more about what a role in quantity surveying could look like for you.
cheuk-yin cheung
"I'm working somewhere that values my progression as a graduate." From Hong Kong to the UK, Cheuk-Yin's story.
tatenda ward
From summer intern to assistant quantity surveyor, here's Tatenda's journey into construction.
rutendo manyundwa
The Empower Programme: supporting underrepresented groups within Kier.
“It’s a great way of achieving a degree qualification and not having to take a single penny in student loans!”
“Working in design means I am able to support the industry’s carbon agenda which is incredibly important to me”
“I was embarrassed that I was struggling with my mental health because of the stigma around it but reaching out saved my life.”
mandy & zoe
“A job share works for us”
“After ten years, I was nervous to start my career again, but it’s been so natural and everyone has been so welcoming, I love every day.”
“My husband’s job in the Armed Forces tries to be flexible but often it is me that has to bend, and I’m very grateful that Kier gives me the time and space I need to do that.”
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