Job Title: Highways Community Steward Location: Brixworth/ Towcester Business Area: Highways Contract: Permanent You can, with Kier.
Kier Group is the UK's leading highways service provider,delivering an incredibly diverse range of road, bridge and tunnel projects - from planning and programming stage through to delivery, maintenance and operation. We work with a wide range of partners such as local authorities and Highways England to improve the quality and safety of UK roads - making us the No.1 highways and tunnel maintenance team across the country, delivering over £1 billion of social value by maintaining 31,000km of roads used by six million people in their everyday lives
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. Key Responsibilities
In this exciting role you will be responsible for general site supervisor duties, completion of daily and weekly record returns, liaising with work gangs and members of the Divisional team, as well as liaising with Parish Council representatives, NCC and Kier WSP managers and Community Engineers. You will also inspect reactive maintenance reports from Street Doctor (PEM, action and ensure close out and feedback to the community whilst ensuring client and customer satisfaction. What are we looking for?
What can you expect from us?
- Certificate in site safety management
- Possess a relevant CSCS card
- Possess LANTRA / City and guilds in Highway inspections.
- Driving licence - preferably a C1 + E
- General civil engineering training competencies
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
- 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
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: 18/03/2021 Please note, interviews make take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.