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Estimator – Roof Trusses

April 22, 2021 | Comments Off on Estimator – Roof Trusses

Competitive Salary + Benefits Estimator: An exciting new opportunity exists for a mid-level estimator with 4-5 years’ relevant experience to join a growing supplier of roof trusses and metal web joists to the construction sector with over 180 years of …

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

April 22, 2021 | Comments Off on Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Job Title: Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location: Norwich

Business Area: Kier Utilities – Anglian Water

Contract: Permanent

Connecting people, powering the UK.

Kier Group is one of the Top 3 utility providers here in the UK – helping connect, heat and power the country from Lands’ End to John O’Groats. Our sector expertise stretches across telecoms, gas and water, working with emerging technologies to the most exacting standards of safety and quality. What does it take to join this team that keeps water running for over 15 million homes and businesses, maintaining 65km of gas pipes and installing one million metres of fibre optic cable every year? It takes people like you.

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.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join Kier Water. The main purpose of this role is to assist to the Senior Quantity Surveyor to provide management for an allocated programme area of an embedded alliance contract. Managing a small team of commercial professionals, you will be accountable to the Senior Quantity Surveyor.

Key Responsibilities

As an Assistant Quantity Surveyor you will be responsible for the commercial management of the allocated programme area, fostering close working relationships with all key stakeholders, adhere to the embedded alliance internal governance contract, provide transparent, accurate and timely commercial reporting, as well as adopt and consistently employ the agreed commercial management systems and processes.

You will also be responsible for engendering a culture of commercial challenge, controlling costs, maximise value and minimise future liabilities. You will demonstrate the highest levels of commercial integrity and financial self-assurance and identify, report and assist in the proactive management of financial and commercial risk and communicate effectively with stakeholders and manage and mitigate commercial disputes.

What do we need from you?

You will have excellent commercial acumen and a willingness to travel. You will have a good understanding of NEC3 forms of contract and a thorough understanding of relevant construction and contract law. Due to travel requirements you will need to have a full UK driving licence.

Ideally you will have experience working in a complex matrix team environment and have the relevant qualifications, such as RICS, CIOB, ICE, and a degree in construction or commercial management.

What will you receive?

You can 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
  • Company Car
  • Private Healthcare
  • 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 if you are successful, we’ll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment. 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. 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.

Closing Date: 06/05/2021

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

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CSCS Labourer

April 22, 2021 | Comments Off on CSCS Labourer

Job Type: Temporary

Industry: Construction/ Trades & Labour

Location: Beckenham, BR3

Pay Rate: £10-11.50 p/hr

Daniel Owen are looking for a CSCS labourer for a project starting in Beckenham. Labourers will be assisting a team of joiners who will be erecting a stud wall. If this is something you’d be interested in, please call the office on 01189505011.

Contracts will have working hours between 7:30am and 4:30pm, Monday to Friday with possibilities of overtime and weekend work.

Daily responsibilities include;

* Assisting joiners

* Keeping site tidy

* Maintaining a safe working environment

Role Requirements;

* Valid CSCS Card

* 3-Point PPE (hard hat, high visibility vest, steel toe cap boots)

* 2 previous work references

If you feel that you are a suitable candidate for this role, and are interested in beneficial work in this area, please feel free to contact us on: 01189 5050 11

TAGS: CSCS/CSCS LABOURER/LABOURERS/CONSTRUCTION OPERATIVES/CONSTRUCTION SITES/SITE WORK/ PPE/ DANIEL OWEN/HATFIELD/M1/M25/LONDON/SOUTH EAST/CSCS CARDS/CITB/CONSTRUCTION

(the actual pay rate will be discussed and determined by the payment method under which you choose to be engaged)

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Senior Quantity Surveyor

April 22, 2021 | Comments Off on Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor
Location: St Austell
Business Area: Kier Utilities- Western Power Distribution
Contract: Permanent- Full Time

Better together

Kier work as part of a framework for Western Power Distribution to ensure its customers have power in their homes, businesses, schools and hospitals. We are an essential member of the team mainly working on reactive and planned maintenance in Exeter, Bristol and down to Cornwall.

As Senior Quantity Surveyor your prime responsibilities will be to increase value, reduce cost and manage risk in a safe and ethical manner.

This will include ensuring cash flow is maximised, provide commercial input including financial and contractual performance forecasts to the management team, as well as preparing monthly cost/ value reports together with review of results and consideration of trends. This role will see you involved in physical measurements of works and managing sub-contractors, collating prices, comparing with tender, negotiation, order placement, agreement of account and payment.

What do we need from you?

To be successful in the role, you will hold a degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent along with experience within a similar role. You will also hold experience working with NEC suite of contracts along with sound commercial and business knowledge.

What will you receive?

You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car or allowance, 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
  • 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 if you are successful, we’ll undertake the relevant / standard pre-employment checks after you have been offered a job. This includes taking up your references, verifying your right to work in the UK, verifying your driving licence (if applicable) and a health assessment. 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. 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.

Closing date: 6th May 2021

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

CSCS Labourers Required

April 22, 2021 | Comments Off on CSCS Labourers Required

CSCS Labourer, Labourer required, Construction, Daniel Owen
CSCS Labourer required for a large nationwide construction company that specialises in commercial projects. Our client is looking for experienced and hardworking labourers to join a project ba…

CSCS Labourers Required

April 22, 2021 | Comments Off on CSCS Labourers Required

CSCS Labourer, Labourer required, Construction, Daniel Owen
CSCS Labourer required for a large nationwide construction company that specialises in commercial projects. Our client is looking for experienced and hardworking labourers to join a project ba…

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