Design Manager

September 28, 2022 | Construction Jobs  |  Comments Off on Design Manager

At Kier we believe that - wherever we can, whether office or site-based - we should embrace an agile/flexible approach to working. We are proud to offer our employees the opportunity, where we can, to do this. Please don't hesitate to ask during the recruitment process around agile working and flexibility - We'll do our best to support you.

Job Title: Design Manager

Location: This is an agile role within our Eastern region, where we have an office based in Solihull. Home working is also available with some travel to other offices and sites

Business area: Kier Construction - Eastern and Midlands

Contract: Permanent, full time.

Benefits: You can 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 + bank holidays (with the opportunity to buy or sell holiday) together with two employee Share Scheme options (Sharesave and Share Incentive Plan). To find out more about the rewards and benefits at Kier, .

Looking to make the next step in your career?

Our Eastern and Midlands buildings region is looking to recruit a Design Manager to join the Solihull team. The successful post-holder will be responsible for the design and delivery of all projects by ensuring the effective and efficient delivery of require project outcomes by exceeding client expectations on programme, cost and quality.

Key Responsibilities

Reporting to a Senior Design Manager you will be responsible for the management and delivery of design information in accordance with the agreed design programme and deliverable schedule. You will be responsible for ensuring that our appointed design consultants carry out their duties in line with their appointment. The role may encompass input at both pre-construction and construction stage of a project. At times there may be a requirement to take responsibility for junior staff. You will be responsible for the production of design programmes, design scopes, design responsibility matrices, appointments, schedules to record progress, upline reporting, attending/chairing necessary meetings and workshops. You will be responsible for ensuring that the design is compliant to relevant legislation and technical requirements.?

What do we need from you?

We will need you to be educated to degree level, or equivalent experience, have proven experience in a similar role and be an excellent communicator. We will also be looking in-depth technical construction knowledge with experience working on educational, commercial, residential and healthcare projects valued between £5-£60 million.

Kier is committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply. Take a look to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion. If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these by emailing .

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.

Recruitment agencies - we are unable to accept unsolicited CVs and communications from external recruiters. The recruitment team will engage with agencies who have signed up to our PSL should we require assistance. For further information, visit our .

Project Manager – Power Network

September 28, 2022 | Construction Jobs  |  Comments Off on Project Manager – Power Network

We're looking for a Project Manager to join our Utilities team working on our UK Power Network Alliance. A role based from home, with visits to our offices - London, Maidstone, Colchester or Crawley and from site. Within this role, you can enjoy knowing that you not only manage projects that are beneficial for our employees but for the community - be a part of the future and be a part of it today.

Location: We can offer the flexibility to work from home, with visits to site and offices in the UK Power Network such as London, Maidstone, Colchester or Crawley.

Contract: Permanent - Full Time. Flexible and part-time hours may be available if desired, just let us know.


As a Project Manager, you'll be working within the Utilities team for our UK Power Networks alliance on projects within the Southern Power Network region.

Your day to day will include:

  • Managing all interfaces between departments and key Asset Management and/or Major Connections staff and teams.
  • Ensuring resources are in place and aligned to meet milestones to deliver the associated investment plan.
  • Monitoring project progress, providing regular reports and track and forecast on a weekly/monthly basis via use of Primavera P6 and P6 Planners.
Who are we looking for?

This role of Project Manager is great for you if have:

  • Experience in a similar role within the utilities industry.
  • Qualified by experience and/or a degree in Electrical Engineering, or Civil Engineering or equivalent with a Project Management bias.
We're all about finding potential here at Kier, and transferable skills are always welcome! So even if you don't tick every box, please apply and we can have a chat. We want to hear from candidates from all backgrounds and experiences, and we especially encourage those from underrepresented communities to get in touch with us.

If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process, please get in touch at to discuss and arrange these.

Benefits at Kier

We're proud to be able to offer our fantastic employees a wide variety of benefits that you can tailor to your needs. Some of our favourites include:

  • new and enhanced family friendly policies, including eight weeks paternity leave, 26 weeks maternity leave, pregnancy loss leave, surrogacy leave, menopause guidance and more
  • support in obtaining further qualifications including personal track safety, NVQs and more
  • green car scheme
  • A fantastic, matched pension scheme up to 7.5%
  • Private Healthcare
And so much more! You can read the full details of all of our benefits on our website:

Who is Kier?

We're made up of six business units, Group Functions, Construction, Highways, Infrastructure, Utilities and Property, and as a group, our purpose is to sustainably deliver construction and infrastructure services which are vital to the UK. Take a look at our sustainability objectives:

Our projects are those that support the local communities we work in, helping them thrive and progress. We are collaborative, trusted and focussed in all that we do, and our people are essential in helping us achieve our goals.

It's taken a great deal for Kier Group to become one of the UK's Top 3 utility providers. It's taken people like you. Professionals who can help connect, heat and power over 15 million homes and businesses - in a team that works with emerging technologies to maintain 65km of gas pipes and install one million metres of fibre optic cable every year.

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 (D&I) initiatives, and our people have made a huge impact on how we work, by using their experiences to shape our policies and initiatives.

You can see more about our D&I action plan here:

Closing date: 26th October 2022

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.

Logistics Manager

September 28, 2022 | Construction Jobs  |  Comments Off on Logistics Manager

Logistics Manager

£50,000 + Performance Bonuses + Progression


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Logistics Manager to join a well-known manufacturer. Enjoy managing a small team, in a varied role where you will be tasked with managing transport, implementing systems and structure to the team, overseeing distribution and much more.

This multi-billion-pound group are listed on the London stock exchange, and are operating in a number of different sectors, including renewables, energy, data centres, construction and ventilation. Enjoy working within a company who offer excellent long-term progression.

Key Responsibilities:

Managing a small team within the logistics department Monthly cost control reports Managing a fleet of vehicles and material handling equipment Overseeing the performance of the team and implementing ideas and strategies Reporting to directors Background required:

5 years supervisory/managerial experience Managerial/Leadership qualifications are desirable Logistics/Transportation/Manufacturing experience is welcomed Commutable to Aylesbury Strong organizational and leadership skills

Maintenance engineer

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Maintenance Engineer


£41,000 - £43,000 Basic + 4 on 4 off + Family Feel Environment + Benefits + Security + Package + IMMEDIATE START

Are you looking for a Maintenance Engineer role in a stable industry where you'll be treated as more than just another number? Work for a well renowned company who pride themselves on providing a high quality service and treat their employees with respect in a stable industry.

This recession proof business supplies a variety of products across the UK and are well known and respected in their industry. The lucky applicant will be a maintenance engineer and will carry out general PPM and reactive work. Opportunity to work a varied role for a market leader whilst enjoying stability and loyalty from a great company.

Your Role as a Maintenance Engineer will include:
* Maintenance engineer (multi-skilled)
* Fault finding and PPM work
* Carry out Electrical and Mechanical engineering duties

The Successful Maintenance Engineer will have:
* Background as a electrical / mechanical / maintenance engineer or similar
* Field Service Engineers or other roles would be considered
* Live commutable to Bourne

If interested please apply or call Georgia Daly on 07458163040

Key words: multi skilled engineer, electrical maintenance engineer, maintenance engineer, electrical engineer, multi skilled maintenance engineer, electrical, engineer, field service engineer, service engineer, bourne, stamford, Peterborough, spalding, colsterworth

This vacancy is being advertised by Future Engineering Recruitment Ltd. The services of Future Engineering Recruitment Ltd are that of an Employment Agency.
Please visit our website to view other positions we are currently handling. Future Engineering Recruitment Ltd can only accept applications from candidates who have a valid legal permit or right to work in the United Kingdom.
Potential candidates who do not have this right or permit, or are pending an application to obtain this right or permit should not apply as your details will not be processed.
We will endeavour to respond to all applicants however due to the sheer volume of response, we can only guarantee that candidates who have been shortlisted will be contacted.


September 28, 2022 | Construction Jobs  |  Comments Off on Labourer

About us:

Daniel Owen is an established recruitment consultancy specialising in the placement of quality temporary and permanent workers to all roles in the Built Environment. Working with some of the UK's largest and most respected construction, maintenance and engineering companies.

Labourers Responsibilities:

When working as a site Labourer you will be responsible for assisting trades where required, keeping all areas clean and tidy, removing rubbish, unloading and transporting materials as well as equipment on site.

For your application to be successful it would be beneficial if you have the following:

  • Previous experience working on a construction site.
  • A CSCS card.
  • You will need to be able to work as part of a team.
  • It would be favourable if you have a drivers licence however this is not compulsory.

The Role

  • We value that health and safety on site is followed therefore you will need to be cautious of others working with you.
  • You will liaise with the site manager and complete the tasks required in order for the site to run smoothly.
  • We expect you to be punctual and arrive to site on time.



September 28, 2022 | Construction Jobs  |  Comments Off on Gardener

Gardener Required

Job Type: Contract

Start date: Immediate

Industry: Maintenance

Location: Wythenshawe

Salary: GBP 9.70 per hour


Maintenance Gardener required for a maintenance company based in Wythenshawe. Our client is looking for an experienced and hardworking Maintenance Gardener to join the team on a static site in South Manchester.

This Maintenance Gardener role will be on an ongoing contract basis with the view to going permanent, 40 hours a week Monday-Friday. 7.30am - 4pm.

Daily responsibilities will include:

  • Will work to health and safety requirements.
  • Will undertake all necessary grounds and gardens maintenance.
  • Will undertake litter picking duties as directed by the supervisor
  • Will carry out snow / ice clearance and gritting as directed by the supervisor / chargehand.
  • Will undertake general labouring duties
  • Will be required to use all relevant tools, plant and equipment within their specific field.

Requirements for the role

  • Previous experience

If interested in the role, please send your CV or call Olivia on 07395 883656

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