Highway Structures (Bridges) Inspector

  • Job Reference: 204052
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Highways Structures (Bridges) Inspector
Location: Basingstoke
Business Unit: Highways

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.
Kier Group has long believed that we all have the potential to shape our world - and leave a lasting legacy. So bring your talent and ambition to our team and you'll be given the scope and opportunity to achieve just that - investing in your own future, building your expertise and contributing to a diverse culture that's helping shape the world of tomorrow.

Every day, 210,000 vehicles travel across the 31,000km of roads, bridges and tunnels that are built, maintained and operated by the team here at Kier Group. It's one of the reasons why we're acknowledged as the UK's No.1 Highways Services team -delivering £1 billion of social value to the six million people and wider communities who rely on our expertise and experience. Can you join our team? Yes, you can - if you want to be valued for who you are as well as what you do, in a company shaping the future.

About the role
In this exciting role, you will be responsible for planning and programming designated projects and task work effectively to a given brief and available resources independently or as part of a team, as well as producing or overseeing technical documents and reports that meet specified quality and client objectives. You will also assist in the planning, management and supervision of inspection and work activites on site.

What we need from you
  • Degree/HNC in Civil/Structural Engineering
  • Proven project management skills in a highway environment;
  • LANTRA Bridge Inspection Certification Scheme (BICS) accreditation
  • CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) accreditation
  • IPAF 1B Accreditation for use of MEWPs
  • Confined Space entry accreditation.
  • Familiarity of working on a highways and/or structures environment
  • Personal Track Safety (PTS) to access Network Rail environment
  • Knowledge of bridge management systems (Bridgestation, SMIS, IAMIS etc)
You can also 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.
About Kier:
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.
Let's shape your world together
Closing Date: 5th February 2021