Facilities Management
201925 Requisition #

Job Title: Mechanical Supervisor

Location: Project specific opportunity at our Pirbright, Surrey

Business Area: Kier Mechanical and Electrical

Kier Mechanical & Electrical (KME) are an internal MEP self-delivery business within the Kier group, supporting the internal regional businesses across the UK and the Strategic Projects business on complex and challenging projects. The business has a full design, construct and commissioning capability.


We are looking to recruit a Mechanical Supervisor, to join our delivery team on our Pirbright project. The project is a c.£70M scheme with c.£25M MEP across the project. The project is a new build containment and laboratories for the Pirbright Institute. The project will require extensive commissioning and demonstration. The project is currently in the early stages of construction with planned completion November 2021 and a commissioning period up to May 2022.


The role will report to a MEP Section Project Manager via the mechanical engineer and have the full responsibility for the MEP installation of the mechanical services supported by the mechanical engineer and electrical biased colleagues.

Job responsibilities 

Project specific- MEP lead for Kier in the management of schemes where MEP delivery is solely by external subcontractors, managing a small Kier MEP delivery management team and reporting to the project senior management team

  • Safe management and control of the services installation with specific responsibility for the mechanical installation and insuring the works are carried out in line with Kiers procedures.
  • Quality Assurance and Quality Control of the works
  • Management of programme sequence and delivery milestones
  • Co-ordination of the installation and associated supply chain recourse
  • Risk identification Mitigation and management
  • Weekly progress and performance reports
What do we need from you? 

We will require you to hold the relevant trade industry qualifications of either HNC or HND along with the minimum of SMSTS or equivalent levels of SHE qualification. We will also be looking for at least 5 years experience in a similar role where you will have experience in safe control of mechanical systems and be competent in digital construction methods BIM and field tools.


What will you receive? 


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.

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
Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers

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: 10/09/2020 

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