Project Manager
Kier Group plc
Maidstone, England
1d ago

Job Title : Project Manager

Location : Flexible to sites in the UK Power Networks in SPN area

Business Area : Kier Utilities & Rail- Energy- UK Power Networks

Connecting people, powering the UK

Imagine working in a team trusted to build and deliver some of the UK’s most innovative projects in the Power, Gas or Telecoms industry.

Now come and enjoy the realty- with a company where you can develop your future, shaping your world for everyone.

Within Kier Utilities we support UK Power Networks in keeping the lights on’ for 8.2 million customers throughout London, the East and the South East.

As part of the ED1SON Capital Delivery Alliance- comprising UK Power Networks, Morrison Utility Services and Clancy Docwra- we are charged with delivering a £1billion+ project programme in the 2016-2023 ED1 regulatory period with the opportunity to extend into the ED2 period which runs to 2028

As Project Manager you will be responsible for coordinating and leading civils and HV cabling works on substations and new major connections, overseeing multiple subcontractors, consultants, suppliers and direct labour resources.

To be successful in this role you’ll ideally have excellent communication, organisation and time management skills. It is essential that you have a UK Driving License and you are educated to a degree level or equivalent experience in this type of position.

You will have the ability to build strong client relationships. Flexibility is also key for this role.

You can also expect a competitive salary and a strong benefits package that includes :

  • Free Life Assurance
  • Private Healthcare
  • Company Car
  • Access to our valuable pension scheme Matched up to 7.5%
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Two employee Share Scheme options
  • Flexible and Agile working (dependent on your role)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Access to Kier Rewards, our exclusive Discount Shopping available at over
  • 800 retailers

    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.

    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 committed to creating supportive and inclusive opportunities for all of our applicants and employees. We appreciate applicants from all backgrounds and we specifically encourage those from underrepresented communities to apply.

    If you’d like to learn more about our commitments to diversity and inclusion at Kier, you can contact the team by emailing

    If you require any reasonable adjustments during any part of the application process please let us know so we can discuss and arrange these.

    Closing Date : 13 / 10 / 2021

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

    Recruitment Agencies - opportunities at Kier are managed by our internal recruitment team. We are unable to accept unsolicited CVs and communications from external recruiters.

    If there is a specific business need a member of the recruitment team will engage with agencies who have signed up to our PSL to ensure all CV’s are uploaded onto our portal to be considered.

    For further information, visit our Careers Help page

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