Assistant Site Manager – 6 months FTC
Location: Devon & Cornwall
Business Area: Build Western & Wales
Building Futures. Building Teams. Building Careers.
Being one of the leading regional builders in the UK means many things to the team here at Kier Group. Our people are trusted to deliver projects of all sizes and complexities, across very diverse sectors, throughout the country. Join us and you could be involved in building anything from a strategic asset costing hundreds of millions of pounds, to a small-budget school extension that creates priceless classroom space. Whatever you do, you’ll be making a difference on projects that matter, every day of your working life.
With our Western & Wales region continuing to win more projects we are recruiting for an Assistant Site Manager on a 6-month fixed term contract with the potential for it to be extended.
Kier Construction Western & Wales are looking to recruit an Assistant Site Manager to join the team in Devon & Cornwall. The main purpose of the role is to assist the SM in running the site and ensuring the project is completed safely, on time, within budget and to the highest quality by effectively organising and managing the site activities. This will involve taking responsibility for the onsite element of the works through strong management of all subcontractors and monitoring the performance of all associated personnel. You will also maintain project targets and ensure that all Kier’s procedures and SHE Legislation and are always complied with.
What do we need from you?
It is preferable if you hold an HNC/D in construction or related/equivalent qualification, but not essential. Construction technical knowledge and a good understanding of SHE will also be advantageous.
What will you receive?
You can expect a competitive salary and an outstanding package that includes a company car, 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.
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. We encourage flexible working wherever possible in your role - and this may allow you to work from home or from one of our other offices/sites, if appropriate.
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: 29th October 2020
Higher National Certificate