Yardperson

  • Job Reference: 211990
  • Date Posted: 21 April 2021
  • Employer: Kier Ltd
  • Website: https://www.kier.co.uk/
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + benefits
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Job Title Yardperson

Location: Brixworth

Business Area: Highways

Contract: Permanent



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.


Key Responsibilities

In this exciting new role you will be excepting deliveries, stock control, including issuing of materials and PPE. You will also be involved in the management of stock levels, management of Fleet as directed, the management of Pool Cars as well as the management of salt deliveries. You will also be monitoring environmental issues with the depot and undertaking treatment of emergency spillages or salting during working hours.

What are we looking for?

  • Current EU driving licence.
  • Npors Loading Shovel (Telescopic Handler) qualification.
  • HGV Class 2.
  • NVQ Winter Service
What can you expect from us?

  • 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
  • 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.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Closing Date: 19/05/2021

Please note, interviews may take place before the closing date, and we reserve the right to close applications early.

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