2021 Graduate Quantity Surveyor - Utilities

Kier Group · £20-30k · North West England

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Kier Group is one of the Top 3 utility providers here in the UK - helping connect, heat and power the country from Lands End to John O’Groats. Our sector expertise stretches across telecoms, gas and water, working with emerging technologies to the most exacting standards of safety and quality. What does it take to join this team that keeps water running for over 15 million homes and businesses, maintaining 65km of gas pipes and installing one million metres of fibre optic cable every year? It takes people like you. 

 

Job responsibilities

As a Graduate Quantity Surveyor, you will manage the commercial resources of the assigned project to maximise planned gross profit. Assessing, reviewing and mitigating commercial and contractual risks and value work executed by sub-contractors.

During your 2-year graduate development programme, we'll dedicate time and resources needed to give you the best experience possible. We'll support you with formal learning, as well as the professional development in order for you to excel.

 

What do we need from you?

 To really make the most of this opportunity, you will have a passion for working within our Utilities & Rail business, flexible with travelling to various projects within the region and you will have completed your degree by September 2021, with an actual or predicted 2:2 or above in a quantity surveying related programme that must be accredited by a professional body. You’ll also need a full UK driving licence, as the role will require travel.

 

What will you receive?

Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you’ll enjoy the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture. You can also 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
  • Access to a range of attractive Flexible benefit options to tailor your package to suit your lifestyles
  • 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.

 

You will be expected to relocate anywhere in the UK.

Please note that virtual Recruitment days will be held in November 2020.

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