Assistant Quality Manager

  • Job Reference: 202817
  • Date Posted: 4 January 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
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  • Location: Aylesford, Kent
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: Assistant Quality Manager

Location: Aylesford, Kent
Business Area: Regional Buildings South East

Our London & South East construction region is looking for someone with technical construction knowledge, along with experience and passion in Quality / Assurance to join the team. The role will be to support and mentor project teams in the basics of good QA practices, generally focussing on our projects in Kent.

This region has circa 15 live projects at any one time with a further 3-6 key preferred bids.

Job responsibilities
This role will require you to take full responsibility for internal & external Quality & Assurance Audits of the Aylesford office & it's projects. You will be working with the preconstruction team to identify risks and controls at tender stage as well as the projects team until handover and completion. You will need to encourage work to be kept to Kiers' standards by communicating with internal and external stakeholders, whilst using Airsweb and SharePoint for reporting. Assist, sign off and review inspections and tests offering advice and guidance where needed.

What do we need from you?
We will require you to demonstrate a sound knowledge of construction techniques and be able to communicate at all levels and with internal & external stakeholders. You should have the aspiration to continue your professional development towards membership of a relevant professional assurance body.

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: 03/02/2021