Senior drainage Engineer

  • Job Reference: 203193
  • Date Posted: 31 March 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Drainage Engineer
Location: Exeter
Business Area: Kier Highways
The power of people
You probably recognise Kier Group as a leading construction, property, residential and services group. You may possibly know that over the past 90 years, we've created a company with nearly 20,000 employees and offices all over the UK. But did you know that we're a business built on people? Thinkers and doers. Innovators and team workers. People from all communities. People with all types of skills and experiences. People like you.

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.

Job responsibilities

In this exciting role you will be responsible for contributing to the successful delivery of the programme of work by designing, developing and overseeing sound design solutions, as well as dealing with the production or overseeing of scheme documents and reports in accordance with the relevant contract. You will also be responsible for providing information to populate the Risk and Decision registers and update this information as the project develops and to ensure that suitable site investigations are undertaken.

What do we need from you?
Ideally the successful candidate will hold a degree in a relevant discipline, as well as having experience of working on design contracts and using DMRB. It is also desirable to hold a CSCS card and a UK driving license.

What will you receive?
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
  • Private healthcare
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping Site with deals available at over 800 retailers
So what are you waiting for? Make the journey. Leave a legacy.
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: 30th April 2021