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Cable Puller - Full Training Given at Kier Group

Cable Puller - Full Training Given

Kier Group Bromley, Greater London Full-Time
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Cable Puller / Pre-Puller – Full Training Given     Salary: £26,100 starting salary, dependant on skills. Business Area: Utilities – Telecoms Contract: Permanent, full time Location: Roles available in the following areas:
  • Central London
  • Crawley
  • Lancing, Sussex
  • Oxford
  • South West London
  • Thames Valley/Reading
  • Brentford/West London
  Join Kier, connect to your future.  

At Kier we connect and create spaces and places. Being part of Kier connects you to strategically important projects and contracts, where your skills and expertise will be utilised to positively impact people, communities and the environment for generations.


Kier Utilities keep our telecoms clients’ customers connected to superfast broadband, digital TV and the latest full-fibre gigabit internet services through the design and construction of new fibre networks as well as the maintenance of existing HFC networks.

Working in partnership with Virgin Media since 2001, we provide the network engineering support to connect hundreds of thousands of new customers and lay more than 100,000,000m of new networks annually, every year to customers throughout the UK. With our new growth and ambition to be industry leaders, we are looking for talented, professional and customer centric people to join our team.

  About the Role  

As a Cable Puller, you will be working as part of a two-person team to install, repair and test Hybrid Fibre-Coaxial (HFC) and Fibre to the Premises (FTTP) from the distribution point to Virgin Media’s customer properties, in accordance with Kier’s and Virgin Media’s Standard Operating Procedures. You will be responsible for carrying out all pre pulling/blowing tasks as directed by your Manager and the daily work through your mobile device, ensuring full compliance with Health & Safety requirements.

  What we need from you? 

As we are looking to train you to become a Cable Puller/Pre-Puller, we are looking for those who have experience in one of a variety of roles that expose you to construction & labour-related activities. This includes Groundwork, Grounds Maintenance, Labouring, Construction, Streetworks, Heavy Cable work and other related roles involving constant physical work & power tools. This role will involve working outside all day, so you should be comfortable with working in all weathers.

Due to the nature of the role it is essential that you hold a full UK driving licence, and due to geographical nature of the role you will need to live within the area listed for the location you are applying for.

Although not essential it would be beneficial if you held any of the following accreditations: NRSWA Operative, CSCS/EUSR Card, or Working At Height.  

  What will you receive?

You can expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes:

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme - Kier Retirement Savings Plan
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Options to participate in Cycle2Work and Payroll Giving schemes
  • 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
  • Plus, many more benefits geared to your wellbeing
  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. 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.

  Connecting people, powering the UK.   Kier is an inclusive employer.   Closing Date: 13th November 2020


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Job ID: KIER-11875